Useful Websites for the Fields of Publishing & Writing
Majors that frequently find work in this career field are English, Communication, and most other liberal arts majors.
Bookbuilders of Boston - Jobs in the publishing industry located in Boston
Bookjobs - Jobs in publishing
Magazine Industry Site
Magazine Site for Students
Media Bistro - Offers news, media and publishing trends, advice and opportunities for writers, job boards, workshops, and much more.
NewsJobs Network - A collection of job links for writers.
Search Career Connection for publishing/writing positions specifically for Stonehill Students.
Keep in mind that your cover letter is, in essence, a writing sample. Put time and effort into personalizing each letter you send out with your resume, and be sure it has no grammatical errors.
It is often helpful to assemble a book of writing samples, for potential employers to see the high quality of writing/editing of which you are capable. Include work which reflect your writing ability, such as essays or research papers, articles you've written for the school paper, or even significant emails.