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Getting into publishing – advice from a professional

Graduates from all the PPLS subjects go into publishing. This week I came across useful advice for getting into the industry via a Twitter  post – Working in Publishing – 15 things you need to know , on the PressFuturist Manifesto blog … Continue reading

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PPLS students – Get Creative with the CCCF (Creative and Cultural Careers Festival) this week……….

CCCF is nearly upon us – make sure you don’t miss it! You’re a creative lot in PPLS –  you end up in journalism, publishing, marketing, film, digital and film media careers – and more….and just to prove it – Charlotte … Continue reading

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Publishing and PPLS subjects

Graduates from all the PPLS subjects make their way into the publishing profession. A quick look at the jobs entered by PPLS grads recently show people working in the publishing industry as: editorial assistants web editors proofreaders marketing and sales assistants … Continue reading

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BAFTA, BBC, Buzzfeed, Publishing Scotland, Whitespace, …….

….and many more exciting employers, speakers and organisations – all coming to an event near you very soon, via the Careers Service’s week-long…………… CCCF – Creative and Cultural Careers Fest – 29th Feb – 4th March.  Check out all the events … Continue reading

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A publishing career in periodicals………..

………..read Nikki’s (PPA business manager) slides from her recent session –  Periodicals Publishing Association Presentation Jan 2016. In her session, Nikki emphasised: the value of this area of publishing to the Scottish economy, (£154m) The breadth of the industry (Over 700 … Continue reading

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Interested in a career in publishing? Want support from an insider?….

…then the Society of Young Publishers Scotland Mentoring Scheme is just the thing you need! Find out more below and apply now! And if you want to know more about publishing as a career, and what you need to succeed – take … Continue reading

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Experience in Publishing – one student’s story….

Charlotte Brady, philosophy  year 4 Deciding to pursue a career in the creative industries, particularly publishing and journalism, can invite a lot of horror stories about a dark abyss of unemployment and despair. Thankfully, when you’re a Philosophy undergraduate, you’re fairly used … Continue reading

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