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Friday, August 12 • 10:00am - 11:30am
Inside the Pocketbook of a Freelancer

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An experienced and an early career freelancer open their individual balance sheets to the audience, discussing how they find clients, negotiate rates and contracts, set income targets and make ends meet as a solo journalist. What does it take to get your story to go viral, and what does it mean for your career and your finances? 

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E Samantha Cheng

Executive Producer, Heritage Series, LLC
E. Samantha Cheng is a broadcast veteran in national news and television production. She is an experienced journalist and documentarian and has devoted much of her career to raising the visibility of Women in Technology, APIAs (Asian and Pacific Islander Americans) and their contributions... Read More →

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Karen Ho

Report on Business Reporter, Globe and Mail
Karen K. Ho is a summer reporter at Report on Business at the Globe and Mail, Canada's national newspaper. This fall she will be a Lorana Sullivan Fellow at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. Karen was also part of this year's Executive Leadership Progra... Read More →
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Katherine Lewis

Independent Journalist, Katherine Reynolds Lewis
Katherine Reynolds Lewis is an award-winning journalist who regularly contributes to Fortune, USA Today’s magazines, Washington Post and Working Mother, with other bylines including TheAtlantic.com, Bloomberg Businessweek, Money, Mother Jones, New York Times, Parade and Slate. From... Read More →

Friday August 12, 2016 10:00am - 11:30am PDT