Sometimes it can feel as though getting into the world of book editing is an impossible task. According to Bustle, publishing can be a “tough field to break into.” It is an overwhelming industry but a desirable one for those with a love of books and proofreading. Like many, as an aspiring editor, you’re likely … More Guest Blog: 6 Things to do While You Wait to Land Your Dream Editing Job
Considering a career in publishing? Impeccably written English, an error-free CV and some relevant work experience will all help you to gain your first job in this competitive industry. However, you’ll also need determination and a thick skin, as the number of applicants hugely outweighs the number of jobs on offer. Editorial roles are the … More Guest blog: Seven Cracking Careers in Publishing
If you’re interested in a career in communications, you won’t want to miss these events below, taking place over the next 3 Tuesday evenings. Click on the links to register your place. Career Conversations: Exploring Careers in Public Relations – Tuesday 28th Feb, 6.15 – 7.30pm We are delighted to have QM alumni Lisa Quinn who is Director of … More Careers in communications – upcoming events!
Getting into publishing is often less structured than other industries; advertised entry level positions and graduate schemes are few and far between, but don’t be disheartened. If you are sure about publishing, as well as determined and resilient, you will find your way in. We have compiled a list of top tips so that you … More Getting into Publishing
Publishing – it’s one of those industries that lots of graduates want to work in but it’s also changed rapidly in the last few decades. So if you are interested in working in this field, maximise your chances of getting a job by understanding just how publishing works. It’s not about how much you enjoy … More Working in Publishing
The future of publishing is changing. Like most industries to stay relevant it has had to embrace the digital age. Publishing employers now look for digital awareness in graduates as well as a passion for reading and literature. With the rise of popularity of the Kindle and other electronic reading devices, the gap between conventional … More Careers in Publishing during digital times – how to impress employers