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Twitter For Your Publishing Job Search

Episode 32 of bookcareers.com Live In this episode of bookcareers Live we discuss the ‘do’s and don’ts’ of using Twitter when you’re looking for a job. Whilst Twitter can’t get you a job, there are lots of jobs advertised on the platform. Whether you like it or not how you behave on social media can […]

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Telephone Interviews – bookcareers.com Live

Series 1 Episode 27 of bookcareers.com Live If you’re job hunting, the chances are that you’ll have a telephone interview at some point. These are often used by publishers to pre-screen candidates before making a shortlist for interview. How do you prepare for a telephone interview and what should you be ready for? This week’s […]

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CV Basics – bookcareers.com Live

Series 1 Episode 24 of bookcareers.com Live This episode of bookcareers Live focuses on CV basics – How to Write a CV for Book Publishing. There is so much advice about CVs already out there but when you’re looking for a publishing job you need to up your game as regards your CV. Extracted from […]

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Sponsored Places for HTJS on 15th June 2019

  We have been very fortunate that our friends at The Book Trade Charity (BTBS) have agreed to sponsor 6 FREE places on our How to Job Search in Book Publishing Course. This is being run on Saturday, 15th June 2019 at Birkbeck, University of London.  Places usually cost £80 The FREE places will be […]

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Using LinkedIn to find a Publishing Job – bookcareers.com Live

Series 1 Episode 21 of bookcareers.com Live This episode of bookcareers Live focuses on using LinkedIn to find a Publishing Job.  [If you’re not looking for a job, then rewind to Episode 18, where the benefits of LinkedIn whilst you’re in a job are discussed.] There are a variety of social networks, but if you’re […]

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Spring Clean Your Job Search – bookcareers.com Live

Series 1 Episode 16 of bookcareers.com Live This week’s episode of bookcareers Live is entitled Spring Clean Your Job Search. It is around this time of year that everyone Spring Cleans, so if you’ve been job searching for a while, or thinking about moving on, isn’t it time you did the same for your job search? […]

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The Vocabulary of Redundancy – bookcareers.com Live

Series 1 Episode 14 of bookcareers.com Live This week’s episode of bookcareers Live is about the Vocabulary of Redundancy and Surviving Redundancy. If you or your colleagues have ever faced redundancy, have you used the right vocabulary to explain the situation?  It seems so many people, including the press, don’t know how to address redundancy correctly. […]

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