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YPG Digital: BISAC Coding, Metadata, and Epub 3

YPG Digital: BISAC Coding, Metadata, and Epub 3

As publishing grows more digitally and web-focused, we at YPG believe it’s our mission to equip our members with the skills and knowledge to be frontrunners and innovators in this industry. With that in mind, we are launching YPG Digital: a series of programs geared toward social media, the web, e-books, and many other...
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YPG Cares Shows Story Love (#7)

NEXT TUESDAY, March 12th, come show your Story Love with YPG Cares! From 7:00-9:00pm, YPG Cares will be holding our seventh volunteer event for the Story Pirates at the Drama Book Shop (250 W. 40th Street) to hand-write positive editorial feedback on the short stories local NYC schoolchildren have submitted during the year.
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THIS WEEKEND! YPG Cares About Project Cicero (#3)

THIS WEEKEND! YPG Cares About Project Cicero (#3)

Project Cicero is looking forward to holding its annual book drive THIS UPCOMING WEEKEND, and YPG Cares is helping for the third year in a row. This weekend, on March 9th and 10th at the Hotel Pennsylvania (401 7th Ave, at 33rd St.), Project Cicero needs YPG Cares volunteers to help!
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NEW! YPG Ambassadors

Do you attend a lot of YPG events? Do you wish more people at your house attended events, and are you willing to use your powers of persuasion to make that happen? Then do we have the role for YOU! Sign up to be a YPG Ambassador and help spread the word about...
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YPG and the Dating Business

YPG and the Dating Business

On the cold, blustery evening of Thursday, February 21st, YPG members descended on Bowery haunt Slainte for a round of two-for-one drinks--and a chance to meet their literary soulmates. No, YPG hasn't really entered the dating biz. Not unless you count Book Blind Dates, the theme of this latest happy hour.
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YPG Discount: 50% off Event: Inside the Mind of HR: How Hiring Really Happens

We’re sure you’ve been told what you should do on an interview, how to write a cover letter and resume, but do you really feel prepared? Whether for an online application or a chance encounter at an event, you should always be prepared to show some strength – when talking about yourself
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YPG Launches its Bay Area Chapter!

YPG is launching a Bay Area chapter! If you are a young professional in your first seven years of publishing and are looking to network with other industry locals in the Bay Area, join us for the first YPG Bay Area event, a Launch Party on Thursday, March 14, 2013 from 5:30 – 7:30...
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Wordsmith Wednesday Recap: Board Games Will Never Get Old

Wordsmith Wednesday Recap: Board Games Will Never Get Old

How much do YPGers love board games? Enough for 50 of us to come out to the AAP offices on January 23rd, i.e. the coldest night New York has seen in two years, just for the chance to throw down against our publishing friends at YPG’s Wordsmith Wednesday.
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YPG Launches YPG Digital

YPG Launches YPG Digital

As publishing grows more digitally and web-focused, we at YPG believe it’s our mission to equip our members with the skills and knowledge to be frontrunners in this industry. With that in mind, we are launching YPG Digital: a series of programs geared toward social media, the web, e-books, and many other rapidly changing...
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YPG College & University Outreach Training

Would you be interested in speaking about career opportunities in book publishing at colleges and universities—your alma mater or elsewhere—in the area? Twice a year, there is an AFTER-WORK TRAINING for all interested YPG members.
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