A cub reporter need not spend years struggling to land a coveted job on the foreign desk. Technology's advances and major media cost cutting have cleared the way for enterprising young journalists to make it as freelance foreign correspondents. This step-by-step primer covers everything from choosing a region to staying ten steps ahead of the pack. Anecdotes from dozens of successful freelancers based all over the world reveal potential triumphs and pitfalls of the job.

World on a String 1997, Holt McDougal, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780805048421

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