Supported by top publishers, this is the definitive
course for commissioning editors who seek the skills necessary to
build profitable publishing lists.
unique, four-day residential course is considered by many to be
essential on any commissioning editor’s CV.
You'll learn how to create market-led proposals and
plan publications. You'll also get a clearer understanding of
financial management and costings, and discover ways of managing
yourself and your time to better effect.
sessions are led by expert tutors, ensuring a variety of teaching
styles, experience and pace. The elegant venue is perfect for
learning, networking and for relationship-building opportunities.
valuable, intensive course will give you the best possible start
and you'll leave tired but inspired!
publishing list that meets company strategy and management
present commercially attractive publishing proposals
and exploit publishing opportunities
find and keep
valuable authors and negotiate author contracts
commissioning, research, acquisitions and managing editors who work
in educational, academic, reference and professional publishing.
a few of the previous course delegates had to say....
would not hesitate to recommend it. The quality of the sessions
was very high. I go away feeling inspired!" Pearson
good all-round introduction to commissioning and list management.
I would definitely recommend that commissioning editors
participate in this course during their first years in the
thoroughly enjoyed this course and feel I have gained a great
deal of valuable knowledge which will be hugely beneficial in my
new role. I’ve developed an enthusiasm and confidence in my
commissioning abilities and look forward to putting these skills
into practice."Hodder Gibson
About the tutors
This course is taught by a range of experts on specific topics.
Course Director Paul Cherry is Publishing Director for secondary
schools at Hodder Education, including the Philip Allan imprint,
and Hodder Gibson in Scotland. He has spent 25 years working in
journals and educational publishing, at The Royal Society, Collins
Education, and Hodder. Click here to read more about the tutors
Writing great copy is crucial in creating readable, useful and
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These three one-day courses are designed and run by industry
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for the Web
course, 3 May 2018
Discover vital ways to make
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