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    This webinar presented by editor-in-chief Kim Shiffman explains the nuts and bolts of her team’s process, from brainstorming, to coordinating contributors, editors, layout and production, to budgeting both money and time. You’ll learn packaging ideas you can use right away and hear behind-the-scenes stories.

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    The literary community has been having more and more conversations about diversity. One initiative many magazines employ in an attempt to promote diversity is creating “special issues” to centre writers…

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    Planning virtual events has taken on new life as the magazine industry adapts to restrictions on mass gatherings, and new remote working opportunities mean that more and more events will…

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    Transitioning to a new job or a new role can be a challenge for many, but it can also be a revealing opportunity: one that encourages reflection, change and new…

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    Seasoned editor Leslie Wu shares her top tips for catching errors every time. Whether you’re writing copy for magazine articles or grant applications, circulation efforts or sales kits, find out this pro’s secrets to effectively proofing your own work, avoiding commonly overused phrases, and streamlining wordy copy. This webinar is essential for anyone who wants to improve their professional writing.

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    Whether you’re writing copy for magazine articles or grant applications, circulation efforts or sales kits, find out seasoned editor Leslie Wu’s secrets to effectively proofing your own work, avoiding commonly overused phrases, and streamlining wordy copy. This webinar on February 17, 2021 is essential for anyone who wants to improve their professional writing.

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    In this webinar, Michelle Kelly, Vice President of Content at Cottage Life, describes how she and her team created an eight-episode series that ran during summer 2020. She shares the details of how they chose a format, length and sponsor, the nuts and bolts of hosting, promoting and tracking the series.

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    For magazines, audio content provides unique connections with new audiences. In this webinar, learn to create a podcast series. Presenter Michelle Kelly will share the details of to choose a format, length, and sponsor; the nuts and bolts of hosting, promoting and tracking the series; plus the challenges of recording from home during the COVID-19 lockdown.

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    In this episode of AudioMag, Don Gillmor, journalist and published author, speaks with us about how being a magazine writer has changed over the years and how he’s found balance writing for magazines and working on his books. Listen as he shares tales of working for your favourite Canadian magazines and offers his best advice for writers of all experience levels.

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    In part two of this two-part series, we interview Jocelyn Bell from Broadview, contributing writer Julia Métraux and James Anderson of Reader’s Digest about their experiences in editorial, being a contributing writer and advertising sales during COVID-19.

    Stay tuned as Magazines Canada, your national association, continues to monitor this evolving situation and update you as best that we can through our social media channels, enewsletters and member bulletins.