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SYP PubSkills: Get yourself a side hustle: Book blogging basics

May 28, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Aspiring and existing publishing professionals will have the chance to boost their publishing skills,
with each Publishing Skills Workshop focusing on a different area or skill in publishing. These free,
interactive workshops will be led by industry experts and offer a real chance to learn and take
something away. This year our Publishing Skills Workshops will introduce participates to different
publishing skills from across the book industry and help them to develop new or existing skills within
the session.

Fill out this survey to register your interest in this workshop!

Side Hustle: Book Blogging!
Getting into the world of publishing seems impossible with so many other candidates lined up with
amazing qualifications, so ask yourself: what sets you apart from the crowd? One effective and fun
way to show that you love books and are interested in publishing in through a side hustle, like Book
Blogging. In this session, you will find out more about book blogging as a fun and career-orientated
side hustle, demystifying what book blogging entails, while learning some practical ways of getting
started and what transferable skills this side hustle can foster for your CV. If you’re interested in
finding new ways of setting yourself apart from the crowd and gaining new transferable skills, this
workshop is the perfect fit for you. Our second SYP Publishing Skills Workshop of the year will focus
on this exciting and expansive slice of the publishing world, hosted by Sophie Eminson, Marketing
Assistant at Springer Nature Publishing and SYP London’s Communications Officer.
Sophie is a very proactive and passionate publisher and seasoned book blogger. She began her blog
in early 2018, gaining over 230 WordPress followers. In this time, Sophie has been a part of more than 30 blog tours, reviewed nearly 200 books and posts regularly on her blog about variety of topics about the Publishing industry, including ways of getting into the Industry.
With experience in the industry and dedication in her free time, she is perfectly positioned to answer all your questions about starting a side hustle in Book Blogging.

Check out her blog, Romantics, Rebels and Reviews.

Follow her on Twitter: @polesofie

PLEASE NOTE: Only SYP Members may participate in this workshop and places are limited and
candidates will be selected via a Survey Monkey if you’d like attend.  Successfully candidates will
know if they are selected in due course. Please type number of places you would like to book (e.g.
‘1’) into the box and answer the Survey Monkey to be considered for this workshop.

Fill out this survey to be considered for a place on the workshop now!


May 28, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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