What does it mean to be an Associate Editor at Scholastic? What do they do all day?
Welcome to Part 1 in the 2-part “Publish Your Passion” series! In this episode, we’re going to experience a day in the life, hour by hour, of Amanda Shih, so you can decide if this is a job you can see yourself doing! Amanda works on non fiction books for middle grade and young adults. That means she’s developing and project managing multiple books each year, acting as the key point of contact for both in-house and outside queries.
In Part 1, we went through hour by hour a day in Amanda’s life as an Associate Editor. In this episode, we’ll take you through Amanda’s career journey so you know what skills and experience are necessary to land a job as an Associate Editor at a publishing company.