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- K-12 and College Publishers Look to Year Ahead For Bounce They Did Not Get in the First Quarter. // Educational Marketer;6/9/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 16, p1
Reports on the financial prospects of U.S. K-12 and college publishers for 2003. Direction provided by first quarter financial results; Importance of niche strength; Publishers' wariness about building textbook inventory in an uncertain market.
- More new titles launched in '91. Levin, G. // Advertising Age;2/24/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p42
Reports that despite a publishing industry recession that continued to worsen in 1991, at least 541 new magazines were launched last year, up five titles from the 536 initially reported for 1990. Final estimates from `Samir Husni's Guide to New COnsumer Magazines'; Considered the authority on...
- K-III picks 3 titles for investment. Donaton, S. // Advertising Age;2/24/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p43
States that K-III Magazines is making significant investments in several titles this year and may be close to selling another. Company officials say several publishers are considering buying `European Travel & Life.' K-III acquired eight consumer magazines from Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.;...
- Feuding publishers make travel tough. Donaton, S. // Advertising Age;6/22/92, Vol. 63 Issue 25, p3
Reports that a nasty battle is shaping up between the publishers of `Conde Nast Traveler' and rival `Travel & Leisure' over `Conde Nast Traveler' magazine's recent acquisition of a defunct competitor's subscriber list. Details of the feud; Only can hurt the publications and the category in the...
- Warning shot. // Advertising Age;11/11/1996, Vol. 67 Issue 46, p28
Opinion. Asserts that companies are devaluing editorial products and treating magazines as commodities. Procter & Gamble's decision to give Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising control over title selection when making magazine buys; Dayton Hudson Corp.'s plan to move money from some regional and city...
- Banking on books. Meldrum, A. // Africa Report;Jan/Feb92, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p65
Reports on the sixth Zimbabwe International Book Fair, which has become Africa's premier publishing event, attracting writers, publishers, editors and booksellers from all over Africa, Europe and North America. Presentation of the prestigious Noma award for African literature to Nigerian author...
- From author's chair to bookmaker's studio. Abrahamson, Richard F.; Carter, Betty // Book Links;Jan1997, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p16
Highlights a selection of books which focus on the process of writing and publishing literature. Indepth look at the efforts by teachers to encourage children to publish their own writings; Books include `Dear Great American Writers School,' by Sherry Bunin; Where further information on these...
- Any businessperson knowsï¿½. // Crain's New York Business;12/9/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 49, p9
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- New talents for new challenges. // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;7/1/93, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p9
Discusses the need for qualified publishing personnel. Lack of flexibility of editors and other employees; Qualifications for each position; MBA degree as a minimum qualification for job entry in corporations; Search for publishers with management experience.
- You don't have to sell out to keep selling. Sentinery, Robert // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;10/1/95, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p78
Discusses ways of catering to advertisers' demands without compromising editorial integrity. Striking a balance between tabloid journalism and serious editorials; Role of public expectation; Advertorials; Sleaze-vertisements.