The Culture Bar - After Hours: Smashing the Glass ceiling, Women in Publishing
The Culture Bar — After Hours: Smashing the Glass ceiling, Women in Publishing
The Culture Bar: After Hours
In this After Hours fireside chat, we spoke to Katie Packer, Commissioning Editor at Headline Publishing. Our conversation focussed on the role and importance of women in the publishing sector, achievements and where improvements can be made.
In this frank and insightful interview you will hear:
>how the publishing industry has evolved
>where and in what roles can women be found
>where women lead in publishing
>what support is there for women wanting to progress through the ranks
>does gender matter when signing an author?
>are there gender-specific authoring sectors?
>identifying gender bias and lack of BAME representation
>inspirational women in publishing
>pinpointing gaps for improvement in the industry
>key words of advice for women wanting to get into publishing or becoming an author