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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...

Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course considers ways in which to develop and manage a commercially successful academic journal and book programme. Taking delegates step-by-step through the commissioning process, it aims to provide practical advice, relevant tips and techniques to...

Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course considers ways in which to develop and manage a commercially successful academic journal and book programme. Taking delegates step-by-step through the commissioning process, it aims to provide practical advice, relevant tips and techniques to...

Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Formerly Understanding EJournal Technology this course has been updated to reflect the needs of delegates.This course will provide an insight into the technologies behind online journal delivery, and help delegates understand the challenges faced by...

Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Social media now offers the opportunity to reach huge audiences around the globe, but how can publishers effectively harness these new tools to achieve their own objectives? This course will help you to integrate social media into the marketing communications...

Effective Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Technology is changing, new business models are developing and new markets emerging – the journal publishing landscape is shifting. These new developments offer challenges for journals marketing. This course provides a strategic overview of this...

Journal Financial Strategy for Non-Financial Managers

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course is essential for middle and senior publishing managers, who meet a multiplicity of financial problems in managing a journals portfolio. The workshop will introduce finance and accounting problems that managers face at senior level, and ensure they...

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This workshop provides an essential practical introduction to the business of developing journals. The...

Effective Journal Editorial Management

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This course introduces the common issues and...