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Talk Radio Europe

I gave a live radio interview this morning on Talk Radio Europe. You can listen again here – it starts at 33 minutes. If you were listening and didn’t catch all of the details, these are the books and website that I mentioned. And do check out the website HowPublishingReallyWorks.com. If…

More redundancies plus new opportunities

You might have seen this article over the Christmas holidays – http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8433024.stm that the CIPD predict more redundancies, with unemployment reaching a peak in the summer. I feel like the ‘purveyor of doom’ when I state I have been saying this for ages.  I believe that between now and May we will…

Snow Heroes

Well everyone else is talking about the snow so it only seems right to join in.  I wonder how many of you have been ‘snow heroes’ this week – struggling into the office against the odds? Or have you been working at home? Has your children’s school been closed? Maybe your boss called a…

Top 6 into Top 3?

I saw this article and prediction – that the top six publishers would become the top three. I don’t think so. I agree with their prediction about self publishing but in addition to this there will be a continual number of new start ups. The reduction in the cost of technology,…

Googlepub

Fabulous party last night to celebrate 60 Years of the Society of Young Publishers (SYP),  during the evening, I was referred to as “the google of the publishing world” and nicknamed “googlepub”. I guess that is the 21st century version of being told that “my filofax reads like a who’s who…