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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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Surviving the Launch Party

Episode 38 of bookcareers.com Live It’s September and we’re now well into launch party season. But what if you’ve never been to a publishing launch party before? What is its purpose and what is expected of you? Is everyone allowed to switch off and party, or are you only there to serve glasses of warm […]

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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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Penguin Random House UK offer Paid Work Experience

Penguin Random House UK have announced that all Work Experience placements with them will be paid the National Living Wage. They have confirmed to bookcareers.com that there will no longer be any unpaid placements at Penguin Random House UK. You can find out more or apply for a placement here. https://www.penguinrandomhousecareers.co.uk/your-career/work-experience/ This is a HUGE […]

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