Work in publishing

Publishing is for everyone. Whatever your skillset or background, there’s a seat for you at the table. We’re determined to improve access, and strip back some of the mystique that has surrounded publishing in the past. It’s time to peel back the curtain, open our doors, and demystify the industry!

Useful resources

Brush up on the latest news, hear about upcoming events, or get first-hand tips on how to break into the industry.

Here’s a handful of the websites, channels, and resources that our teams have found useful when getting their own feet in the door.

Jargon-busting publishing glossary

Unsure of the difference between POD and POS? We don’t blame you…The publishing world is filled with plenty of acronyms and industry-lingo. Here’s what they all mean.

Top tips for your next interview

Got a publishing interview coming up? Have a watch of these top tips from our in-house recruiter Travis Blake!

The author/editor dynamic

Sam Humphreys, Publishing Director at Black & White and author Anne Corlett discuss the making of The Theatre of Glass and Shadows. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the writing and editorial process and the journey from first draft to opening curtain.

Inside BBUK

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