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When to move on from a job

Episode 53 of bookcareers.com Live When is it time to move on from a job? It is a question asked over and over,  and it came up again this week in discussion with a client.  You probably know how it feels to move on when you absolutely loathe your job, and dread going in, but […]

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Ten New Year Resolutions for Jobseekers

Episode 51 of bookcareers.com Live We’re about to start a new year and a new decade.  If you’re looking for a job, take a listen to this, our ten new year’s resolutions for jobseekers. From reading a job advertisement, through to your CV and covering letter, and then interview, here are some important points that […]

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The Best Bits about Working in Book Publishing

Episode 50 of bookcareers.com Live Yes, it is episode 50 of our bookcareers Live Podcast. We launched our podcast back in January 2019 and every Monday morning have brought you a new episode focussing on publishing careers, jobseeking or doing your current job better. This week’s episode is a celebration of the best bits of […]

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What we can learn from the Society of Young Publishers (SYP)

Episode 48 of bookcareers.com Live The Society of Young Publishers (SYP) celebrated its 70th anniversary this year.  Founded in 1949, in post-war Britain, the SYP has helped many publishers start their careers and provided them with knowledge and education. Yet we can also learn from the SYP too. In this episode of bookcareers.com Live we […]

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Returning to Work

Episode 47 of bookcareers.com Live Whether it is parental leave, a sabbatical or sick leave, returning to your current job after any time off work can be far more stressful than starting a new one. It seems like it should be an easy thing, stepping back in where you left off, but in reality so […]

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What makes a good freelancer?

Episode 46 of bookcareers.com Live This episode of bookcareers.com Live is about freelancing and what makes a good freelancer.  Who better to talk about this than Melody Dawes, Managing Director of Just Content. Just Content are a leading publishing service provider for educational and academic publishers, and freelancers are critical to their success.  You’ll hear […]

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#Workinpublishing Week

The Publishers Association is hosting a #workinpublishing week commencing on Monday, 18th November 2019, to give greater insight into all the career opportunities that are available within the whole industry.  This also co-incides with in with Discover! Creative Careers Week, highlighting career opportunities in the wider creative industries. The week-long initiative will feature a fantastic […]

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Work In Publishing – Podcast

Episode 45 of bookcareers.com Live This episode of bookcareers.com Live marks the start of #workinpublishing week 2019. If you’re looking for a career in book publishing this might give you a few points on how to get started and where to go next.  It also covers the age-old question – how do you get experience […]

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Career Journeys for Young People

Episode 41 of bookcareers.com Live It is an exciting time as bookcareers publishing launches this week, with our first book Career Journeys for Young People. But even though we’re experienced publishers we still faced many unexpected challenges along the way. One of which we hope no other publisher ever has to face. In this episode of […]

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