Upcoming Events

Wellness webinar

ASJA July Webinar

Mindful Movement: How Writers Can Reduce Body Stress and Boost Wellness During the Workday

RECENT WEBINARS

Recent ASJA webinars with recordings available

Do you want to say that?

Do You Really Want to Say That? Q&A on Inclusive Writing With Janet Stovall

Delve into the nuances of inclusive writing lifted up by ASJA members, such as exploring language choices, sourcing, and managing pushback from editors.

Travel webinar

Turn Your Vacation Into Freelance Gold

Vacations are a great time to unwind and explore destinations near or far. They also offer an opportunity to find story ideas, even if you’re not a full-time travel writer.

Balancing freelance

Balancing Freelance While a Full-Time Employee

Writers and journalists often determine if they want to work for themselves as a freelancer or someone else as a full-time employee. While each path offers benefits, it’s not always an easy choice. But, why do we have to choose?

LinkedIn webinar

How to use LinkedIn so that your next client or job finds you!

Many of us have LinkedIn profiles, but are you using them to their full potential? In this virtual education webinar, ASJA member Jennifer Riggins demonstrates how to optimize your profile.

So You’re Thinking of Writing a Climate Book?

John J. Berger, Ph.D., an environmental science and policy specialist, prize-winning author, and journalist, and Danielle Arigoni, an urban planner and community resilience expert, discuss their paths to publishing and promoting their books on climate.

ASJA AI webinar

Disruptive AI and Blabbing Chatbots: Are You Ready to Fight or Adapt?

The explosion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) today is disrupting media worldwide. Find out how AI could disrupt your writing and editing career — and what you can do about it (or how you can adapt to coming changes).

ADDITIONAL MEMBER-ONLY ACTIVITIES

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Tuesdays, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET

ASJA Virtual Coffee Chats

Each Tuesday, ASJA members meet online to discuss whatever topics come to mind: work-life balance, pitching, anchor clients, the Oxford comma — you name it, we’ve talked about it! This is a member-only benefit, so make sure you’re logged in before clicking below for the link.

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Every second Wednesday, 1-2 p.m. ET

ASJA Monthly DEAI Chats

Join us for connection and community building! Includes book club discussion of We Can’t Talk About That at Work! How to Talk About Race, Religion, Politics, and Other Polarizing Topics. Members are encouraged to bring their questions related to diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion. This is a member-only benefit, so make sure you’re logged in before clicking below for the link.

Beach chairs

Every third Tuesday, 4-5 p.m. ET

ASJA Retirement Chats

Free monthly video calls for ASJA members who are retired, semi-retired, or considering retirement. This is a member-only benefit, so make sure you’re logged in before clicking below for the link.

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Various dates at end of month

ASJA Book Club

The ASJA Book Club connects you with other members to share ideas about non-fiction books on writing topics, such as writing craft, creativity, freelancing, running a solo or small business, and more. This is a member-only benefit, so make sure you’re logged in before clicking below for the link.

About Our Events

Have questions about ASJA’s various events? Visit the What We Do section to learn about our Professional Development and Client Networking events.

Conference Sessions and Webinar Archives

Recordings Of Past Sessions