SYP Seminar at London Book Fair 2008 Feedback page

Getting Ahead In UK Publishing

This packed session was for those considering a job in the industry or early on in their publishing careers. Whether you're from the UK or abroad, getting ahead in the book world can seem a formidable challenge. Our seminar sought to address issues including:

- Are Publishing MAs the golden ticket to a publishing career?
- Getting a foot in the door... and how to switch career paths later on
- Training courses – which ones are best for your development
- Publishing salaries, are they fair?

Chair - Alison Baverstock

Publishing MA, Kingston University and author of How to Get a Job in Publishing - watch her talking about the book on Meet the Author
Ros Kindersley - Managing Director, JFL Search & Selection
Iain Stevenson - Director of Teaching, Publishing MA, UCL
Jeremy Trevathan - Publishing Director, Pan Macmillan

A podcast of this event will be available from our website very shortly. Read Melanie Wilson's write-up of the event in InPrint Online.