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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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Two conferences you can’t afford to miss

There are two conferences coming up, both offer valuable opportunities for insight into the industry and career building. The Society of Young Publishers Conference 11th November 2017 This year’s SYP conference, Publishing -A Brave New World?, will explore the big questions around inclusivity, sustainability, and ethics with a host of industry experts discussing the hot […]

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Summer School – Get Into Book Publishing

‘Get into Book Publishing’ – An accessible and industry-supported introduction to publishing for those who are new to the industry. This new, 4-day course will focus on providing delegates with a comprehensive overview of the publishing industry and a good understanding of the business. It will give an expert insight into the structure of a […]

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The IPG launches training Bursary

Grant from the IPG Foundation to support professional development The Independent Publishers Guild is delighted to announce the creation of the IPG Foundation Bursary, a new initiative to help its members support the professional development of its talented members of staff. The Bursary will provide a total funding pool of £5,000 this year, with grants […]

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Training for Commissioning Editors

      You might have seen that our friends at the Publishing Training Centre have designed a brand new training course, Trade Commissioning and List Management (TCLM), four days of intensive training, covering all aspects of commissioning and list building.  We were delighted to see that it has been developed by Lisa Edwards, former […]

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New Frontiers – How Stories are Told Today

New Frontiers is an evening all about stories, their tellers, and the new ways they are told. Every day innovative technologies and new ideas allow publishing to expand beyond tradition. Organised by the MA Students at the London College of Communication and with a number of key note speakers, this should be a very interesting […]

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Is Everyone Now a Publisher?

Our friends at Kingston University are organising an important one day course, aimed primarily for Authors – but relevant to everyone – on Saturday, 28th March 2015. With the publishing landscape is awash with change, publishers are buying less and more cautiously and self-publishing is now an established and effective option for managing the route from […]

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