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How to Get Into Publishing: London Book Fair Seminar
12th April 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
New publishing jobs are being created all the time, but employers often complain that applicants lack the necessary skills or experience. Getting into publishing can involve a significant investment of time and money, so how do you know you are headed in the right direction? Aimed at those wishing to get their first job in publishing or to quickly climb the career ladder, the Society of Young Publishers has put together expert panels to answer your questions and to give practical advice.
'How to Get Into Publishing' is designed to demystify some publishing recruitment processes as well as give an insight into what employer’s are looking for in entry-level candidates.
We will look at the various options available to aspiring publishers such as:
- work experience,
- paid and voluntary work
Helen Youngs, Careers Advisor, Inspired Selection - @hjyoungs
Stephanie Hall, HR Manager, Harper Collins
Sam Perkins, Editorial Assistant, SAGE - @sam_publishing
Venue/Room: Olympia Room, Kensington Olympia Exhibition Centre
Date and Time: Tuesday 12th April, 4pm – 5pm