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Can you ruin someone’s publishing career?

  Series 1 Episode 5 of bookcareers.com Live This episode focuses on whether someone can ruin your career or if being fired makes a difference.  We’ve met many people over the years who have had a blip in their career and some of these blips may have been orchestrated by others.  Some have even received […]

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The Ethics of Publishing, Crossing Boundaries

  Series 1 Episode 4 of bookcareers.com Live This episode focuses on the ethics of publishing.  It explores the difficulties of working for a publisher and publishing a book that crosses your personal boundaries.  It features a genuine case study where ethical boundaries were crossed, and explains how the ethics were raised in-house, as well […]

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Job Seeking in Publishing, Entry Level

Series 1 Episode 3 of bookcareers.com Live This episode features genuine questions from jobseekers, including how to get experience when you’ve got no experience and how to stand out from the crowd.  It has helpful hints for those jobseeking, and case study that will benefit both those at entry level, as well as managers who […]

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Dignity at Work, Workplace Bullying

Series 1 Episode 2 of bookcareers.com Live With the book industry coming together to issue a Commitment to Professional Behaviour, this episode discusses Dignity at Work, some of the statistics from the bookcareers.com Salary Survey as regards stress and bullying at work.  It has helpful hints as to tackling workplace bullying as well as a […]

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Welcome to bookcareers LIVE

We are delighted to announce our new bookcareers podcast and platform bookcareers.com LIVE. You can listen to the first episode about Cliques in Publishing and find out all that is going on with bookcareers.com/live.   You can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or using the rss https://bookcareers.com/feed/podcast. Please join the discussion on social media using […]

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#Workinpublishing Week

The Publishers Association is hosting a #workinpublishing week commencing on Monday, 19th November, to give greater insight into all the career opportunities that are available within the whole industry. The week-long initiative will feature a fantastic selection of top tips, blogs, videos and Twitter Q&As. Our Careers Clinic will be active again from next week, […]

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How to job search in book publishing

HOW TO JOB SEARCH IN BOOK PUBLISHING “An incredibly helpful day, full of useful information” Would you like to know EVERYTHING there is about job searching in book publishing? Whether you are established in your publishing career or just starting out, this day is aimed at you. Covering everything to do with job searching in […]

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