Breaking Into Publishing

Author: Kevin Sullivan
ISBN: 9780990589709
Size: 19,20 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 471

The essential resource for anyone searching for a job in the dynamic field of publishing. From magazines, to newspapers, and various types of book publishing, this timely resource provides tips and tricks that will help you navigate this unique industry. Breaking Into Publishing provides a detailed industry overview including department and position descriptions, key terms to help you speak the industry's language, industry-specific interview questions, information and insight to give you a competitive edge in the job marketplace, tips on how to market yourself to hiring managers, how to use social media in your job search, and profiles of people that have secured jobs in the publishing industry and related fields.

How To Get A Job In Publishing

Author: Alison Baverstock
Editor: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408105586
Size: 14,36 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 520

Careers in the media have always been popular, but publishing is particularly competitive, with thousands of graduates trying to get a foot in the door. This targeted, practical guide is ideal for anyone who wants to work in publishing, whether on traditional books and magazines or online publications. It will help readers to get that all-important first job and includes: Working out if publishing really is for you Overviews of different types of publishing Explanations of different roles and departments (editorial, production, sales, marketing and so on) Top tips on how to make it in the industry Advice from leading industry figures

Get In The Game

Author: Marc Mencher
Editor: New Riders Publishing
ISBN: 9780735713079
Size: 10,75 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 694

Covers the job market, demonstrations, interviews, salary negotiations, râesumâes, and networking for readers who would like to get involved in the game industry as designers, programmers, artists, or producers.

Pick Me

Author: Nancy Vonk
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118040416
Size: 13,31 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 713

Advertising is a fantastic industry, but actually getting a job (or even your foot in the door) can seem next to impossible. Whether you're a student or a young professional loaded with questions, this one-of-a-kind guide shows you how to land a job and how to thrive once you're in and the pressure is on. Authors Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin are seasoned creative directors and longtime creative partners. In Pick Me, these industry leaders answer your toughest ad career questions, like: Is advertising right for me? How do I build a killer portfolio? How do I get an interview with the elusive creative director? Should I accept an unpaid internship? How do I find the right partner? How do I beat creative block? How do I avoid burnout? Plus, fourteen industry superstars share their insights and explain how they broke into the business. You'll hear from Bob Barrie, Rick Boyko, David Droga, Mark Fenske, Neil French, Sally Hogshead, Mike Hughes, Shane Hutton, Brian Millar, Tom Monahan, Chuck Porter, Bob Scarpelli, Chris Staples, and Lorraine Tao. Forget the clichés this is advertising as it really is. If you're hell-bent on making it, this informative guide will put you on track for a career in one of the most exciting businesses on the planet.

Pharmaceutical Landing

Author: Frank A. Melfa
ISBN: 9780964164093
Size: 11,95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 502

Why Not Make More Money In Pharmaceutical Sales??First You Need to Be Ready for the Interview!?Pharmaceutical Landing?s prescription for success is a must read whether you are a recent college graduate or looking to make a career change into pharmaceuticals sales. Most candidates never make it past the first interview. Learn now what managers look for during interviews. This is a straight-talking, hard-hitting guide to landing your first pharmaceutical sales job!?Learn what to bring, say, and show during the interview.?How to answer the toughest interview questions related to pharmaceutical sales.?Gain an advantage by seeing the right healthcare professionals before your interview.Do You Want to Succeed and Make $100,000 in the First Year??Then You Better Learn How to Work Smart!?Getting hired is just half the battle. Keeping your job and excelling in it is the other half. Learn how to gain a competitive edge on the rest of the 90,000 pharmaceutical reps in this country:?OUTSELL your competition by gaining access to no-see doctors and then Own their Offices!?OUTSMART by calling on the right doctors, the right amount of times using an ironclad schedule.?OUTBATTLE by learning how to present, ask questions, overcome objections, and close the sale better than the competition. Frank Melfa is a district manager for one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. His uniquely successful selling and management style has helped transform poor performing territories to money-making territories. Frank is also a former champion bodybuilder and author of Bodybuilding A Realistic Approach.

Getting A Job In Private Equity

Author: Brian Korb
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470456884
Size: 12,89 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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If you're seriously considering a career in private equity, you have to become familiar with how firms hire. With Getting a Job in Private Equity, you'll gain invaluable insights that will allow you to stay one step ahead of other individuals looking to secure a position in this field. Here, you'll discover what it takes to make it in PE from different entry points, what experience is needed to set yourself up for a position, and what can be done to improve your chances of landing one of these limited opportunities.

Great Jobs For Everyone 50

Author: Kerry Hannon
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118240707
Size: 19,38 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 117

The how-to guide to finding profitable, fulfilling work after 50 Aimed at workers aged 50+ looking for a new job—whether they have been laid off or taken early retirement, need supplemental income, or want to pursue an encore career—Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ is the definitive guide to finding lasting financial security and personal and professional fulfillment. Opportunities abound—the trick is knowing where to look and what to expect. Whether readers are interested in trying jobs they've long dreamed of doing, or just want something with flexible hours that brings in a little extra income, this book covers all the options. As Americans live longer and healthier lives, the desire to work longer—for the income, the mental engagement, or the chance to give back—has grown. But there is little guidance for the 50+ crowd looking for work and few role models who've blazed a path. In Great Jobs for Everyone 50+, author and personal finance, retirement, and career transitions expert Kerry Hannon shows the way, with compelling stories from people who've been there. Presenting the nitty-gritty details of available job opportunities, wages to expect, typical hours, and the qualifications and savvy needed to get hired, the book is loaded with practical advice on how to prepare both professionally and financially to start out on a new adventure. Shows where the best opportunities for new employment lie Helps readers find profitable and rewarding jobs to save for retirement Understands that different workers want different things from their jobs and shows how to cast a wide net to find an opportunity that fits Provides incredible insights into working after 50 from Kerry Hannon, a nationally renowned expert in personal finance, retirement, and career transitions Motivational, inspirational, and thoroughly practical, Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ explains how to find part-time, temporary, work-at-home, or seasonal employment in profitable, rewarding jobs.

How To Launch Your Wine Career

Author: Liz Thach
Editor: Board and Bench Publishing
ISBN: 1934259063
Size: 18,59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Written by successful and respected industry professionals, How to Launch Your Wine Career gives practical, real-world advice on how to land, develop, and succeed in a career in wine making and production, vineyard management, marketing and sales, public relations, writing, education, winery management and administration, direct-to-consumer sales, and more. Featuring interviews with some of wine's most prominent figures—including winemaker Heidi Barrett and wine writer James Laube of Wine Spectator—the book builds a career from the ground up, explaining job descriptions, educational and skill requirements, the career ladder, how to get started, and job hunting strategies. Each chapter ends with a helpful resource guide of available conferences, books, and websites. The appendix provides a detailed action plan worksheet to help the prospective applicant plan, plot progress, and nail that killer wine industry job.

How To Get A Job In Television

Author: Elsa Sharp
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408125749
Size: 10,84 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 820

'Incredibly timely, practical advice for developing contacts and skills' Jo Taylor, 4Talent Manager at Channel 4 TV is a notoriously difficult industry to get into and progress within. There is no set career path and 70% of applicants rely on contacts to get a foothold. Based on the author's experience as a TV researcher, series producer and recruitment executive, this contemporary guide will help thousands of hopefuls break into TV. It is packed with inside information and advice from training bodies, HR executives, and people working in the industry at every level, including for example: Conrad Green - the multi award-winning British Executive Producer of American Idol and Dancing With the Stars (US) Tim Hincks - Chairman of Endemol (makers of Big Brother) Grant Mansfield - Chairman and MD of RDF Television Kate Phillips - Head of Development at BBC TVFrom the do's and don'ts of work experience, the role of the researcher, the 'seven stages of CV', pathways to series producer and how to move up the ladder, this is the TV job hunter's bible.

The Fashion Industry And Its Careers

Author: Michele M. Granger
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1628923415
Size: 11,32 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 585

An introduction to the fashion industry that explores all fashion careers - with in-depth job descriptions, education and training requirements and salaries - and how roles relates to the industry as a whole.