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Magazine Training International is pleased to announce that trainer Dr. Michael Ray Smith has published a new book.

7 Days to a Byline That Pays explains how to tell stories that audiences will read and editors will pay you to write. Delivered in a breezy and compact manner, this book will help you work fast, smart, and get paid for your work. Find freelance writing success and freelance writing jobs with the tools provided in this book.

“I’ve worked with writers and editors across the country to compress the salient points in an easy-to-grasp approach that you can tackle,” says Smith. “I’m convinced you can accomplish your goal of writing a salable article in seven days by using the ideas in this book.”

Smith is an award-winning writer, photojournalist, academic and conference speaker. He is a professor at Lee University. During a decade as a reporter and editor he penned more than 3,000 articles for leading newspapers. Smith taught at and/or directed journalism programs at colleges in Florida, Pennsylvania, Indiana, and Virginia. He is the head of the Small Programs Interest Group of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. He holds a doctorate in communications from Regent University. Smith taught a writing course with Magazine Training International in Manila and has served as a live workshop speaker for MTI.

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