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ShopTalk - Abacus Q&A

ShopTalk - Abacus Q&A (June 15, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Finance
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  • ABACUS

If you are having trouble trying to figure out where to access information or finding the time to report, ABA CFO (and former bookseller) PK Sindwani presents a special ABACUS webinar to help you jump start your submission and answer any questions that may be slowing you down.

Technology Meetup - Patreon

Technology Meetup - Patreon (June 10, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Marketing & PR
Tags:
  • Technology

Patreon is a membership platform that provides business tools for content creators to run a subscription service. In this session, Mary Ellen Funke of Patreon will present what Patreon is, why it is a valuable tool, use cases, and review Patreon pricing with time being included for a Q/A portion as well.

Technology Meetup - Patreon (June 10, 2021)
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  • Marketing & PR
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  • Technology

Patreon is a membership platform that provides business tools for content creators to run a subscription service. In this session, Mary Ellen Funke of Patreon will present what Patreon is, why it is a valuable tool, use cases, and review Patreon pricing with time being included for a Q/A portion as well.

ShopTalk - Small(ish) Stores Q2

ShopTalk - Small(ish) Stores Q2 (June 8, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
Tags:
  • 101

This session is for members working at stores operating with three or fewer employees to come together for connection, support, community, resources, and to discuss the unique issues you experience when faced with many tasks and few hands.

This session follows the format of an Open Forum: the opinions expressed are those of the individual participants, not of the ABA. Information discussed is reflective of the time of the recording. Please see the most recent ShopTalk and/or the daily email update for the most current information.

ShopTalk - Small(ish) Stores Q2 (June 8, 2021)
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  • Bookselling Essentials
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  • 101

This session is for members working at stores operating with three or fewer employees to come together for connection, support, community, resources, and to discuss the unique issues you experience when faced with many tasks and few hands.

This session follows the format of an Open Forum: the opinions expressed are those of the individual participants, not of the ABA. Information discussed is reflective of the time of the recording. Please see the most recent ShopTalk and/or the daily email update for the most current information.

Marketing Meetup - Talk Genre to Me

Marketing Meetup - Talk Genre to Me (June 3, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Marketing & PR
Tags:
  • 101

From romance to mystery, thriller to horror, fantasy to science fiction, and so much more, the world of genre fiction is filled with loyal readers. Are you reaching them? Booksellers will hear from several guest speakers on a bevy of topics related to marketing to the genre audience. Guest speakers will include:

Marketing Meetup - Talk Genre to Me (June 3, 2021)
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  • 101

From romance to mystery, thriller to horror, fantasy to science fiction, and so much more, the world of genre fiction is filled with loyal readers. Are you reaching them? Booksellers will hear from several guest speakers on a bevy of topics related to marketing to the genre audience. Guest speakers will include:

ShopTalk, June Afternoon Session

ShopTalk, June Afternoon Session (June 1, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
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  • 101

This session follows the format of an Open Forum: the opinions expressed are those of the individual participants, not of the ABA. Information discussed is reflective of the time of the recording. Please see the most recent ShopTalk and/or the daily email update for the most current information.

ShopTalk, June Afternoon Session (June 1, 2021)
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  • Bookselling Essentials
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  • 101

This session follows the format of an Open Forum: the opinions expressed are those of the individual participants, not of the ABA. Information discussed is reflective of the time of the recording. Please see the most recent ShopTalk and/or the daily email update for the most current information.

ShopTalk, May Evening Session

ShopTalk, May Evening Session (May 27, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
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  • 101

This session follows the format of an Open Forum: the opinions expressed are those of the individual participants, not of the ABA. Information discussed is reflective of the time of the recording. Please see the most recent ShopTalk and/or the daily email update for the most current information.

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