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YPG Kicks Off Community Service Initiative with New York Cares Day

YPG Kicks Off Community Service Initiative with New York Cares Day

On October 24, 2010, 36 YPG members participated in the inaugural activity of our new Community Service Initiative, YPG Cares, painting a school library in Astoria, Queens. It was a huge success and we ended the day covered in paint, full of pizza, and excited to make the Albert Shanker School a brighter place!
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PW: AAP’s YPG Hosts NBA Party

PW: AAP’s YPG Hosts NBA Party

The Association of American Publishers’ Young to Publishing Group will host its inaugural House Party: A Celebration of the National Book Awards on November 17, as the award ceremony is taking place. AAP has partnered with the National Book Foundation to broadcast an exclusive, live feed of the awards ceremony at the party, which...
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Mediabistro’s Galleycat profiles YPG event

Mediabistro’s Galleycat profiles YPG event
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YPG hosted a brownbag lunch entitled “What the Critics Are Saying: A Discussion of Book Reviews” with an all-star book reviewer panel, including Galleycat editor Jason Boog. Boog’s writeup on Mediabistro after the event covered the main points of the panel discussion, while highlighting tips that every publicist should know about how to approach...
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Important Note

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Our goal with the YPG is to provide the best programs and publishing opportunities to our ever-expanding membership. To that end, we are asking that you renew your free membership, to provide us with your current contact information. You’ll notice two changes to our membership form: We’re asking that you list your alma mater...
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Welcome to the new YPG website!

Welcome to the new YPG website!
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Welcome to the brand new YPG website!  The site has been completely revamped to align our online presence with our growing membership.  Take a look at the new features, browse the calendar of upcoming events, and read up on any of the brownbag lunch discussions that you missed.  As always, we would love to hear your thoughts on...
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PublishersLunch features YPG’s BEA on a Boat

PublishersLunch features YPG’s BEA on a Boat
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Continuing Education Round-Up

Continuing Education Round-Up
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Below is a summary of the popular Pace and NYU Publishing Masters and certificate programs. A number of publishing houses offer partial tuition reimbursement for employees who wish to continue their education. Potential students who are interested should contact their HR person for more information. Federal student loans are also available through FAFSA, a...
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Climbing the Ladder – Is it Easier to Get Promoted in Editorial or Marketing?

Climbing the Ladder – Is it Easier to Get Promoted in Editorial or Marketing?
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When the thrill of landing a publishing job and the excitement and challenge of tackling new responsibilities fades away, it is the goal of every entry-level new hire to get out of the ‘assistant ghetto’ as quickly as possible. In doing so, there seems to be a mix of opinions about which department has...
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