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Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course has been designed as a follow-on from Journal Development 1 which provides participants with a toolbox system for planning the development of their journals. This more advanced course looks at overarching strategies for journal development including...

An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview The focus of the course is to present the core philosophies behind successful Agile project management, brought to life by anecdotes, war stories, publishing case studies and robust discussion on the various techniques. The role of product owner will be briefly...

Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board

Event (multiple dates) - Overview One in three meetings are not nearly as productive as they could be, and only 50% of members actively contribute. Most editorial board meetings have broad agendas and try to cover everything, but very few decisions are actually made. This course will provide you...

Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Can you make any sense of the financial information provided to you? What do all those financial terms mean? This course provides an essential and in-depth look at finances with an overview of profitability, revenue streams and expenses. It also examines...

Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Projects are vital for all publishing organizations to move forward and implement change. Everyone gets involved in them. They may involve developing new products, new processes and systems, adopting new technologies, reaching new markets, acquiring new business...

Introduction to Sales Management in Scholarly Publishing: Selling to libraries, academics and institutions

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course will accelerate the learning of sales managers new to scholarly publishing who aim to build a revenue stream and customer-base by focusing on how to formulate and implement sales strategy for institutions, libraries, academics, and consortiums...

Disruption, Innovation and Creativity: How to generate and implement new ideas in scholarly publishing

Event (multiple dates) - This course is available as in-house training (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting. If you would like to attend the open course, please register your interest with Melissa Marshall. #alpspcreate Overview The rate of innovation in scholarly...

Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Really great overview of PM skills and methods. Thought this was an excellent course. Both tutors were clearly very knowledgeable and this was great Liz Dunn, Royal Society of Chemistry Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out if this course is running in 2018...

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success

Event (multiple dates) - Probably one of the most useful courses I have done - excellent! I started off with almost no ideas for journal development and now I feel confident I can come up with an action plan. Susan Molony, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists This course will be...

03/11/2015

ALPSP Awards

Information about ALPSP Awards, our annual programme that recognises excellence and innovation in scholarly publishing.