CVs, Covering Letters, Application Forms

Stuck writing a CV, Covering Letter, filling in an application form?

Interview Preparation

Want to ace an upcoming job interview? Book an interview prep call to ensure you give yourself the best opportunity of being selected.

Career Development & Career Guidance

One to one sessions to guide and develop your whole career. 

How to Job Search in Book Publishing

Our intensive one day training course for those at all stages of their career.

Newcomers Job Club

Are you looking for an Entry Level role? Looking to career change into publishing?
Join our regular meetings for those starting a publishing job search.

bookcareers Professionals Group

A regular coaching group for those already employed
Our current focus is overcoming burnout.

Let’s start planning your future

Whatever your career challenge, we can help.
We offer personal and professional guidance on all aspects of your book industry career.

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Careers Library and Information

We have lots of resources, information and links (as well as a recommended reading list) to help support your publishing career.

Executive Coaching

We have many years experience in coaching individuals and teams across the publishing industry.  Use our contact form to discuss your needs.

Going Freelance or Setting Up a Publishing-Related Business

Whether you are freelance starting out, or starting a publishing-related business, we can help. Get in touch.

bookcareers Salary Survey

We have been compiling award winning resarch on salaries and employment trends within book publishing for over 20 years.

Consultancy

We help publishers and organisations with a variety of confidential consultancy services, including redudancy support.
Contact us for further information.

Leaving Publishing

If you’re thinking of leaving publishing, we can help. Book into our Careers Clinic for an initial chat.

CVs, Covering Letters, Application Forms

Stuck writing a CV, Covering Letter, filling in an application form or answering application questions? 

Interview Preparation

Want to ace an upcoming job interview? Book an interview prep call to ensure you give yourself the best opportunity of being selected.

Career Development & Career Guidance

One to one sessions to guide and develop your whole career. 

How to Job Search in Book Publishing

Our intensive one day training course for those at all stages of their career.

Newcomers Job Club

Are you looking for an Entry Level role? Looking to career change into publishing?
Join our regular meetings for those starting a publishing job search.

bookcareers Professionals Group

A regular coaching group for those already employed
Our current focus is overcoming burnout.

Careers Library and Information

We have lots of resources, information and links (as well as a recommended reading list) to help support your publishing career.

Executive Coaching

We have many years experience in coaching individuals and teams across the publishing industry. Use our contact form to discuss your needs.

Going Freelance or Setting Up a Publishing-Related Business

Whether you are freelance or starting a publishing-related business, we can help. Get in touch.

bookcareers Salary Survey

We have been compiling award winning resarch on salaries and employment trends within book publishing for over 20 years.

Consultancy

We help publishers and organisations with a variety of confidential consultancy services, including redundancy support. Contact us for further information.

Leaving Publishing

If you’re thinking of leaving publishing, we can help. Book into our Careers Clinic for an initial chat.

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bookcareers Job Club Initiative

We are currently running one job club, aimed at newcomers and publishing hopefuls. bookcareers Newcomers Job Club Open to all including- students- recent graduates- NEETS (Not in education, employment or training)- career changers- unemployed or employed either...

Restarting Your Career

Episode 192 of bookcareers.com Live Are you thinking of restarting your career? Do you want a career change into something completely different? In this episode of bookcareers Live we talk you through the process of restarting your career either in a different field...

Improving Your Publishing Job Applications

Episode 191 of bookcareers.com Live Do you think your publishing job applications are perfect? Are you career changing into book publishing and wondering what the secret code is to getting called back for interview? Listen to this episode of bookcareers live on...

Publishing Jobs with Penguin Random House – Part Two

Episode 190 of bookcareers.com Live Are you thinking of applying for a job with Penguin Random House? Would you like to know more about working for Penguin Random House and how best to navigate the application process? In Part Two of our interview with Sam Sharmay,...

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