John Deans, Director at Oriel Square Limited discusses how effective project management is one of the key skills any editor must hone.
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Sophie Jaques experiences Getting to Grips with People Management in Publishing
I didn’t expect to be an editor – from about halfway through my undergrad degree, I was determined to be a Famous Author
Kesia Lupo, Editor at Chicken House shares her story about switching ambition from being a Famous Author to become an Editor
Alice Gordge experienced PTCs Introduction to Editorial Skills
Breaking into the publishing industry can be a daunting feat, particularly for recent graduates or those new to the business. In this competitive job market, it can be difficult to know where to begin, what experience you need and what you should expect from a career in publishing.
Sarah Braybrooke of Scribe extols the virtues of a small company
There are fleeting moments when working for a small publisher can feel like a disadvantage...
Desirée Leonardi, a Library Assistant based in Rome, shares her thoughts.
Chloe May of Osprey Publishing gives us her thoughts on her time at our Introduction to Editorial Skills two-day course.
Jane Buekett, Editorial Manager at Hodder Education shares her thinking on why project management is a critical skill for all editors.
Freelance journalist, editor and author Jasmin Kirkbride gives a personal perspective of attending a PTC course.
Steve Connolly, Publishing Director for FE and Digital at Hodder Education, ponders on the current digital landscape.
Rebecca Lovell of Cambridge University Press shares a five point guide for Commissioning Editors to create a successful publishing strategy.
Richard Balkwill of Copytrain shares what delegates to Commissioning and List Management, PTC’s premier publishing course, can expect to learn about copyright and why they need to know it.
Rachel Maund, founder of Marketability and tutor for the Publishing Training Centre, shares six nuggets of wisdom to make sure you set about your marketing planning and activity in a way that will lead to success.
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A career in children's publishing is rewarding, creative and highly desirable - so how do you get yours off the ground?
BookMachine founder Laura Summers shares her thoughts on how to decide whether to seek training in a new skill.