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Old 05-28-2009, 03:36 PM
 
Location: Noble, OK
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My husband and I are moving to the Columbia area this fall and I would ideally like to find a job in one of the following fields: editing, writing, technical writing, or publishing. I have an English degree, graduated with my BA about 2 years ago, and have roughly 1 year experience in editing. I am not looking for a hook-up with a job (though I wouldn't scoff at one), but am really trying to find out where I should be applying. Are there any publishing, advertising, or writing firms in the area? What magazines and newspapers should I look at? What other employers may have positions like these, available or not?

I am really just looking for a head start. I plan on beginning my job search next week, so I haven't done much research yet. Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks!
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Old 05-29-2009, 10:43 AM
 
Location: Littleton, CO
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The Freetimes might be interested. I am not too sure of what your writing preferences are, but you could always check into them

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Old 06-05-2009, 12:00 PM
 
Location: Eureka CA
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You're moving to a State capital with a major university. I'd start there although things are going to be slow everywhere this year. Best of luck!
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