2012 The Business of Publishing: Financial Management Basics for Non-Financial Managers
Many people are drawn to publishing because they love to work with words. Yet anyone in a management position—whether acquisitions, editorial, production, or marketing—needs to know some financial management basics. This session will introduce anyone interested in understanding press finances to the fundamental financial tools of scholarly publishing: projections, budgets, cost accounting, income statements, and balance sheets. For all people interested in learning more about press finances.
Chair: Kathy Stein, Director of Finance & Business Operations, American Psychiatric Publishing
Panelists: Timothy Doyle, Chief Financial Officer, Harvard University Press; Bob Peterson, Director of Accounting, University of Chicago Press
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