International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day and all day on the @bookcareers Twitter feed we will be celebrating women who have successful careers in publishing. It is fantastic to see that so many vibrant women are leading companies, departments and businesses all across...

Will you switch off over Christmas?

I recently tried an experiment: I went on holiday and, for the first time since mobile phones began, I turned my mobile phone off. Feeling very brave I also set up an ‘out of the office’ auto-reply on all my emails. It said the following: I know you might find this...

Book Review – The Digital Diet by Daniel Sieberg

In the past year I have had to help an increasing number of clients through work-related stress, caused by juggling their personal and professional online lives, so I was intrigued when a copy of The Digital Diet landed on my desk. It describes itself as ‘the 4-step...

Suzanne Collier wins the Pandora Award

We are delighted to announce that at an awards ceremony last night, Women in Publishing honoured Suzanne Collier with the Pandora Award ‘for a significant and sustained contribution to the publishing industry’. On being given the award Suzanne said:...

National Antibullying Week

As it is National Antibullying week, if you’d like to read about Suzanne Collier’s personal experience of workplace bullying, you can find it here What is your experience of workplace bullying? Did your Employer sweep it under the carpet or did they take...