Girls Write Now is proud to partner with Macmillan to bring new strategies for networking and business to our community and help Girls Write Now mentees land their dream roles.
EXPERIENCE THE PARTNERSHIP
Writing Works WORKSHOP
The Joy of Networking with Macmillan: Making Authentic Connections
With Macmillan Mentors for the day by their side, Girls Write Now Mentees learned network tips to forge connections and show up as their authentic selves. Following a short networking lesson, Mentees drafted elevator pitches, then had to opportunity to work with Macmillan Mentors in small groups to take their pitches to the next level. Mentors offered valuable guidance through the lens of their own professional experiences, helping mentees realize that sometimes networking can be as simple as small talk!
Networking Tips and Tricks to Land Your Dream Job
At our Writing Works workshop, The Joy of Networking with Macmillan, Girls Write Now Mentees had the opportunity to flex their networking muscles as they learned how to make authentic, impactful and fun connections in a professional setting from Macmillan “Mentors for the Day.” Use these tips and tricks from Macmillan employees to help you form the relationships that could land you your dream job!
AREAS OF FOCUS
In engagement workshops in which partner employees across all departments serve as “Mentors for the Day” and build community with the young writers of the future.
Girls Write Now offers opportunities for Macmillan authors and employees to pass on their passion and wisdom as guest speakers at our multi-genre, multimedia workshops and events.
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Together, let’s mentor the next generation to be creative, communicative and competitive candidates—shaping the future of your industry.
Girls Write Now
For 25 years, Girls Write Now has been breaking down barriers of gender, race, age and poverty to mentor the next generation of writers and leaders who are impacting businesses, shaping culture and creating change. Thank you for joining our movement.
Macmillan Publishers is a global trade publishing company operating in over 70 countries, with imprints in the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, Australia, South Africa, and India. Macmillan operates eight divisions in the US: Celadon Books; Farrar, Straus and Giroux; Flatiron Books; Henry Holt and Company; Macmillan Audio; Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group; St. Martin’s Press and Tor/Forge. Macmillan writers have won awards including the Nobel Prize, the Man Booker Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and the Printz Award.