The podcasts below cover some of the presentations at the Freelance Forum Autumn 2014. We hope these podcasts give an impression of the topics covered at the Forum.
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Peter Murtagh (Irish Times) talks about what commissioning editors are looking for in a pitch
Emmet Ryan (Connected magazine, Sunday Business Post) talks about what commissioning editors are looking for in a pitch.
Broadcaster Rebecca Lee talks about breaking into broadcasting at the Freelance Forum Autumn 2014 (incomplete due to recording errors)
Sheila Ahern discusses the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund at Freelance Forum Autumn 2014, followed by Q+A session with Rebecca Lee and Sheila Ahern
Gerard Cunningham at talks about the lessons learned from a failed crowdfuding attempt to launch Guth magazine.
Lyra McKee talks about crowdfunding using Beacon Reader.
Freedom of Information
RTE journalist Richard Dowling and former UK FOI officer Rodney of FOIreland discuss using Freedom of Information legislation