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The IPG Podcast

Release Date: 07/23/2020

Working in Publishing: Consultant, Clare Painter show art Working in Publishing: Consultant, Clare Painter

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In this episode of the IPG Podcast we're joined to talk about publishing rights by consultant and licensing expert Clare Painter. Clare takes us inside working life in rights and discusses some of the skills and attitudes you need to start and build a career here.

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Working in Publishing: Senior Rights Managers Michela Pea and Erin Murgatroyd show art Working in Publishing: Senior Rights Managers Michela Pea and Erin Murgatroyd

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Michela Pea and Erin Murgatroyd of Nosy Crow join the IPG Podcast to tell us about working life in the rights area of publishing. They explain their routes into the profession and what they get up to and enjoy about their work, and share some advice for anyone interested in working in this field.

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Working in Publishing: Publicity Executive, James Kelly show art Working in Publishing: Publicity Executive, James Kelly

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This episode of the IPG Podcast features James Kelly, publicity executive at radical publisher Pluto Press. James chats to us about his background, day-to-day life in independent publishing and the impacts of COVID on his work, and shares some good advice for people hoping to work in the industry.

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Working in Publishing: Publicity Director, Pru Rowlandson show art Working in Publishing: Publicity Director, Pru Rowlandson

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In this episode of the IPG Podcast we discuss working life in publishing and publicity with Granta's publicity director Pru Rowlandson. Pru explains how she got into the profession, tells us about her day-to-day activities and what it's been like to publicise books through Covid, and shares some excellent advice for people wanting to work in publicity.

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Working in Publishing: Editorial Director, Fiona Robertson show art Working in Publishing: Editorial Director, Fiona Robertson

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Watkins publisher Fiona Robertson shares some good advice for people wanting to work in editorial jobs in publishing in this episode of the IPG Podcast. She also tells us about her own journey through publishing, her day-to-day work and what she likes most about her job.

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Working in Publishing: Editor and Translator, Emily Boyce show art Working in Publishing: Editor and Translator, Emily Boyce

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This episode of the IPG Podcast looks at careers in publishing with Emily Boyce, editor and translator at IPG member Gallic Books. Emily tells us about her unique role juggling translating and editing, her journey into publishing and the ups and occasional downs of working in publishing, and shares some good advice for people wanting to get into the industry.

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Working in Publishing: Assistant Acquisitions Editor, Althea Brown show art Working in Publishing: Assistant Acquisitions Editor, Althea Brown

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Althea Brown of the University of West Indies Press gives us a glimpse of working life in publishing in the Caribbean in this episode of the IPG Podcast. She tells us about her route into publishing, her day-to-day editorial work, and opportunities for building a career in the industry.

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Working in Publishing: Publishing Assistant, Bridget Harley show art Working in Publishing: Publishing Assistant, Bridget Harley

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In this episode of the IPG Podcast we discuss careers with Bridget Harley, publishing assistant at the National Gallery. Bridget talks about her route into the industry and her work at the Gallery, and shares a few tips for others hoping to work in publishing.

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Australian publishing in 2021 show art Australian publishing in 2021

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Michael Gordon-Smith of the Australian Publishers Association is our guest on this episode of the IPG Podcast. Michael chats with us about the shape of Australian publishing in 2021, the impact of the pandemic and the fortunes of independents in particular, and discusses ways that UK and Australian publishers can stay in touch and work together.

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Digital discoverability and virtual events show art Digital discoverability and virtual events

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This episode of the IPG Podcast welcomes Ruth Bradstreet of Edelweiss+, a popular online platform for sharing books between publishers, booksellers, libraries and others. Ruth discusses how Covid-19 has changed the way we all find, read and sell books, as well as ways it has altered the way we connect with one another in our industry.

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This episode of the IPG Podcast welcomes Wade Lucas of BookBub to discuss the most effective ways to promote books, especially during the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown. As well as discussing trends in consumer behaviour for publishers to follow, Wade shares ideas for improving publishers' engagement with readers and increasing the visibility of content online.