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A Relationship of Equals … the mentor / mentee partnership

A Relationship of Equals … the mentor / mentee partnership

In part one of our feature on mentoring, Hannah Telfer, a Managing Director at a leading publisher, reflects on what she both takes from and brings to the mentoring partnership… Somehow, in the formal language of mentors and mentees, we struggle to convey the real value that comes from two people, at different stages of […]

Penguin Random House host colourful March masterclass

Penguin Random House host colourful March masterclass

Our March masterclass was hosted by the UK’s largest publishing house, Penguin Random House, at their beautiful offices on the Strand overlooking the Thames. First up was former actress, Morwenna Loughman, who spoke about her role as a non-fiction editor at Ebury. She said “being an editor is incredibly proactive and you have to make […]

What I’ve learned as a publishing intern – Yassine Belkacemi

What I’ve learned as a publishing intern – Yassine Belkacemi

I’m currently looking at the notes I made on the first day of my internship in the Publicity department of John Murray Press. There is a list of tasks that include scanning press cuttings, managing databases, drafting press releases, handling invoices and updating the website. Eight months later, these duties are a matter of routine […]