Martell Maxwell is an entertainment commentator and showbiz expert on Sky News, GMTV, This Morning, Five, BBC3 and BBC Radio Scotland. Not only has she interviewed some of Hollywood’s biggest stars Martell worked for some of the UK’s most well known papers such as The Sun and the Guardian.

Martel started on the path to media after packing in a career in law because it “wasn’t L.A. Law enough” and was chosen from 3,000 hopefuls for a two year apprenticeship down in London. Since then Martell hasn’t looked back and has gone from self confessed party girl to freelancer and author with her first novel being released this year.

Martell gives a fantastic insight to what it takes to make it as a freelancer and how if you want to succeed everyone should treat themselves as freelancers. She also gives top tips on how to make that CV sparkle just that little bit more. So if you have ever had a keen interest in becoming a showbiz expert or a freelancer listen to this podcast to get all the info you need to get the ball rolling.

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