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YPG Celebrates Another Birthday

YPG Celebrates Another Birthday

At 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 31, 2011, around thirty YPG members met at Ace Bar in the East Village to celebrate YPG’s birthday! Several YPGers brought copies of their favorite galleys to the bar for a galley swap. Members mixed, mingled, played, and swapped until 9 p.m.!
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How to Network Like a (Young) Pro

Last month, The Onion published an article titled “Study: 89 Percent of Networking Non-Consensual”. It hilariously spotlights a sad professional reality: Networking is uncomfortable, especially for people new to the game (i.e., young publishing professionals like us). But not to worry, networking is a skill that can be learned like any other.
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YPG Cares Supports Project Cicero

YPG Cares Supports Project Cicero

On Saturday, March 12, 2011, a group of YPG members from several AAP member publishing houses volunteered to help with Project Cicero, an annual nonprofit book drive established in 2001 whose mission is to provide books to underfunded New York City public schools.
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YPG Cares Shows “Story Love”

YPG Cares Shows “Story Love”

On Wednesday, February 16 at 7:00 pm, 28 members of YPG Cares from over 13 AAP member publishing houses met in midtown Manhattan’s Drama Book Shop to volunteer with the Story Pirates on their Story Love project.
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