It’s been a long time since I did one of these posts! But I’m feeling festive and I have a day off work, so I’m going to finally churn out another one for y’all. When I first started out in publishing, I would have paid good money for this post, when I was insanely lonely and… Continue reading FAQ: How can I get involved with the publishing industry without yet having a job?
I ideally want to work in trade publishing. However, I have got to the second stage for a role in education at a top company. Will starting out in education make it difficult to transition to trade when a better role is available? Quick answer: no! Long(ish) answer: beginning in academic or another type of… Continue reading FAQ: Can I start in academic and move onto trade?
We’ve all been there. You want to ask about payment for your internship/job but you don’t want to instantly look like a rude, money grabbing bastard. I get it! BUT RELAX, IT’S TOTALLY FINE. People advertising jobs and internships are expecting this question, and they won’t think any less of you if you ask it.… Continue reading FAQ: When can I ask if an internship is paid?
Since I started this page I’ve had a few emails from people asking me for advice, (which makes me feel very important and knowledgeable) and it occurred to me that these nice people probably aren’t the only ones with these questions. It seems like a good idea for me to publish the questions and my… Continue reading Got a question?