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Operational Workflows: Returns

Operational Workflows: Returns (March 11, 2021)
Content related to the education session Operational Workflows: Returns, Top Ten Things.
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  • 101

Join a conversation with your bookselling colleagues to discuss the returns process and how best to navigate the what, when, and how of returns. Are you pulling by section or publisher, and why? Are you pulling quarterly, monthly, daily, and why? How do you manage staff scheduling and minimize your freight costs? Note: This conversation will focus on workflow and operations and will not include a discussion on inventory management.

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Operational Workflows: Returns (March 11, 2021)
Content related to the education session Operational Workflows: Returns, Top Ten Things.
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Topic:
  • Buying and Selling
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  • 101

Join a conversation with your bookselling colleagues to discuss the returns process and how best to navigate the what, when, and how of returns. Are you pulling by section or publisher, and why? Are you pulling quarterly, monthly, daily, and why? How do you manage staff scheduling and minimize your freight costs? Note: This conversation will focus on workflow and operations and will not include a discussion on inventory management.

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Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #17

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #17 (February 20, 2021)
Content related to the education session Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #17, Winter Institute 2021.
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  • Buying and Selling
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  • Handselling

This video features the Rep picks presentations of Andrews McMeel, Plough Publishing House, Diamond Book Distributors, The Quarto Group, and And Other Stories/Coffee House

 

Rep picks packets are available here.

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #16

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #16 (February 20, 2021)
Content related to the education session Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #16, Winter Institute 2021.
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This video features Rep Picks presentations from Sterling, University of California Press, Arcadia Publishing, Coach House Books/Scribe, and Baker & Taylor Publisher Services.

Rep picks packets are available here.

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #13

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #13 (February 20, 2021)
Content related to the education session Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #13, Winter Institute 2021.
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  • Handselling

This video features the Rep picks presentations from Two Rivers, Beacon Press, Wiley, ECW Press, Other Press, as seen at Wi16 on February 20, 2021. Rep picks packets are available here: https://www.bookweb.org/wi16-rep-picks-packets

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #18

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #18 (February 20, 2021)
Content related to the education session Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #18, Winter Institute 2021.
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This video features Rep Picks presentations from Candlewick Press, Ingram Publisher Services, Orca Book Publishers, Cameron Kids, and NorthSouth Books.

Rep picks packets are available here.

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #15

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #15 (February 20, 2021)
Content related to the education session Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #15, Winter Institute 2016.
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This video features the Rep picks presentations from BOOM! Studios, Soho Press, Disney Publishing Worldwide, Biblioasis, Independent Publishers Group, as seen at Wi16 on February 20, 2021. Rep picks packets are available here: https://www.bookweb.org/wi16-rep-picks-packets

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #14

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #14 (February 20, 2021)
Content related to the education session Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #14, Winter Institute 2021.
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This video features the Rep picks presentations from W.W. Norton & Company, University of Toronto Press, Europa Editions, Two Lines Press, House of Anansi, as seen at Wi16 on February 20, 2021. Rep picks packets are available here: https://www.bookweb.org/wi16-rep-picks-packets

All You Need Is Love: LGBTQ+ Romance

All You Need Is Love: LGBTQ+ Romance (February 19, 2021)
Content related to the education session All You Need Is Love: LGBTQ+ Romance , Winter Institute 2021.
Topic:
  • Buying and Selling
Tags:
  • Romance

The romance genre has been a longtime reader favorite and can often turn a romance reader into a repeat customer for bookstores that invest in curating a romance selection for their stores. This session will celebrate LGBTQ+ romance with some of today’s essential young adult and adult LGBTQ+ authors, who will discuss the importance and value of creating stories about love, talk about the importance of representation, and look at how everyone can work to expand readership of these titles outside of the LGBTQ+ community to drive sales.
Panelists: Mariana Calderon, Second Star to the Right Children’s Books (Denver, CO); Jenny Cohen, Waucoma Bookstore (Hood River, OR); Rebecca Speas, One More Page Books (Arlington, VA); Amanda Toronto, WORD Bookstores (Brooklyn, NY); Dahlia Adler, author of Cool for the Summer (Wednesday Books); Alyssa Cole, award-winning and bestselling author of How to Find a Princess (Avon); David Levithan, VP, Editorial Director, Scholastic Press and author of bestselling queer YA novels; Casey McQuiston, author of the bestseller Red, White, & Royal Blue and the upcoming One Last Stop (St. Martin’s Griffin); Paul Rudnick, award-winning play and screenwriter and author of Playing the Palace (Berkley); Phil Stamper, author of The Gravity of Us and As Far as You’ll Take Me (Bloomsbury); Aiden Thomas, Indies Introduce and bestselling author of Cemetery Boys (Swoon Reads);

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #8

Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #8 (February 19, 2021)
Content related to the education session Winter Institute 16 Rep Picks Video #8, Winter Institute 2021.
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This video features the Rep picks presentations from Penguin Random House, Tin House, Harlequin Trade Publishing, Ingram Publisher Services, and Bloomsbury as seen at Wi16 on February 20, 2021.

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