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Submissions 101: The Medical Writers Guide for Successful Submissions (February 2017)

Julie MartinPrincipal Medical Writer at inVentiv Health Clinical, presents an introductory webinar designed to familiarize medial writers with regulatory submissions. Participants will learn about various types of regulatory submissions, the submissions audience(s), importance in understanding regulatory submission strategy, working with a team, and effective workload management.

OnDemand Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3284437324737076225

3 Sure-Fire Ways to Get the Freelance Clients You Deserve Lori De Milto

Get clients who pay you what you're worth and give you work you love, repeat business, and referrals to other great clients with proven, low-cost marketing tools.

OnDemand Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/5057064468371869186

Pricing Strategies for Freelance Medical Writers

Whether you’re a new freelancer or you’ve been doing it for years, one of your biggest challenges might be determining how much to charge for a particular job. This webinar explores strategies to help you get compensated fairly for your work. You’ll learn the only two rules of pricing, the pros and cons of different types of fee-setting, a method of record-keeping that helps you set realistic rates for future jobs, and ways to analyze your experience and improve your income. Many of these approaches also are useful for evaluating a fee that a client sets.

OnDemand  Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/63413606268665347


Step Into My Web--How To Stay Safe Online

The increasing reliance on the World Wide Web brought with it an increasing number of threats. Identity theft, privacy breaches, and ransomware have joined the now-quaint viruses and malware we sort of got used to. This webinar will cover tips that will hopefully help participants stay safe(er) on their home and mobile devices. Topics covered will include phishing and how to recognize it, virus/malware protection, and smartphone security (spoiler alert: never trust the free wifi!).

OnDemand Link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/4175174775827963650

Get Those Eggs Out of Your Basket: Diversifying Your Freelance Business

Too many freelancers put all their eggs into one or two client baskets, only to find themselves scrambling when the chess game changes. In this AMWA-DVC webinar, veteran freelancer Debra Gordon explains how to diversify your client base to ensure economic stability and success, where to look for new opportunities, and how to juggle variety.

OnDemand Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/1791056427885785345


Best Practices for Writing and Editing CME Needs Assessments

Each year, more than 120,000 accredited continuing medical education (CME) activities are offered in the United States. Developing the needs assessments used in grant proposals to support these activities is becoming a specialized, niche market opportunity for skilled freelance medical writers. In this AMWA-DVC webinar, seasoned medical writers Ruwaida Vakil and Don Harting present best practices in writing CME needs assessments, “recipes” for writing effective needs assessments, and where to look for new freelance opportunities in writing CME needs assessments.