How to Become an Editor – Land a Great Editing Job

Becoming an editor is an amazing career choice for aspiring writers, wordsmiths, fiction lovers, and book nerds. But there is enormous choice in the range of editing jobs available, and there are many different ways you can start your editing career. This post will outline four different editing pathways- copy editing, fiction editing, academic editing,

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Learn to Code – A Detailed Guide (with videos!)

Learning to program as a humanities person is one of the best ways to improve your employability and demonstrate intellectual flexibility to potential employers. At Human Jobs, we think learning to code is an amazing idea and have written an entire post about why it is so worth pursuing. If you are ready to learn

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Entry Level Writing Jobs – Land Your First Writing Gig

Landing a job as a writer is a dream for many, but getting started can be really hard. In this post, we highlight some fantastic entry level writing jobs that will put you on course to becoming a successful (and paid!) writer. Editorial Assistant Jobs Many writers begin their careers as assistant editors where they

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From Literature to Entrepreneurship – A Conversation with Luke Sullivan

Luke Sullivan – literature major turned entrepreneur and educationalist. Luke studied English at university and was on track for a career in law, before a chance tutoring assignment changed his life’s trajectory. Fast-forward thirteen years and Luke is the founder of the Modelex Education Centre in Monaco and Riviera Tutors in the UK, two of

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Jobs for English Majors, Historians, and Social Scientists

You are skilled. Let it be known. As someone with a background in liberal arts or social science, you likely have many impressive skills. But finding a great career and conveying your talents in a job application is not always straightforward. Finding jobs for English majors, historians, artists and social scientists should be easier than

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