getAbstract.com (est. 1999) is recruiting Freelance Writers to summarize popular and relevant business books for its growing subscriber-base. The company’s mission is to offer business executives with the best in business know-how in a compressed, actionable format.
This gig is ideal for writers who can recap in-depth business information (from books, articles, reports, videos, etc.) into trustworthy, concise, and current summaries. Each summary equates to an engaging 10-minute read.
Writers must know how to:
- Paraphrase–or quote, when necessary–the original material to avoid plagiarism.
- Minimize long, complicated sentences.
- Use active voice.
- Use an expressive vocabulary, effective interpretations, and write in a uniform style.
getAbstract also has an immediate need to recruit writers who have a science or technology background to summarize magazine articles and books in this field.
Writers can apply online.
Compensation: to be discussed with qualified applicants.