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We are no longer supporting ANY kind of unpaid work experience

As you know, for a long time bookcareers.com has said a two week unpaid placement is bordering on acceptable. You might have noticed that, since the beginning of the year, even these have been removed from the bookcareers.com website.  This is because we no longer endorse any unpaid work, unpaid work experience placements or unpaid internships.  This includes opportunities […]

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Work Experience

You’ll shortly be seeing some comments I’ve made about unpaid work experience.   I want you to know what action I have already taken about the placements on the bookcareers.com site.  Currently, I feel satisfied that the long term placements at Lutterworth Press in Cambridge are training experiences and not in place of salaried staff.  […]

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Salary Survey. Phew.

I find it impossible to believe that today is finally here.  I have always made a joke in the past about the ‘salary survey being the death of me’, well I don’t think I’ll ever say that again.  It would have been so much easier to not publish the data, but I owe you all […]

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