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ShopTalk - ABC Group

ShopTalk - ABC Group (October 19, 2021)
Content related to the education session ShopTalk - ABC Group, ShopTalk.
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
Tags:
  • Children's Bookselling

This session provides kids focused booksellers and bookstore owners with the opportunity to come together for an open conversation to share best practices, talk about their business, and have a dialogue on the developing needs of children's bookstores and booksellers during Covid and beyond.

ShopTalk - ABC Group (October 19, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
Tags:
  • Children's Bookselling

This session provides kids focused booksellers and bookstore owners with the opportunity to come together for an open conversation to share best practices, talk about their business, and have a dialogue on the developing needs of children's bookstores and booksellers during Covid and beyond.

Technology Meetup - Staff Scheduling Platforms

Technology Meetup - Staff Scheduling Platforms (October 14, 2021)
Content related to the education session Technology Meetup - Staff Scheduling Platforms, ABA Technology Meetups.
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Topic:
  • Operations
Tags:
  • Technology

This session features booksellers discussing what staff scheduling platforms they are using, what their process is, and useful tips.

Guest speakers are:

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

Technology Meetup - Staff Scheduling Platforms (October 14, 2021)
Content related to the education session Technology Meetup - Staff Scheduling Platforms, ABA Technology Meetups.
Topic:
  • Finance
Tags:
  • Technology

This session features booksellers discussing what staff scheduling platforms they are using, what their process is, and useful tips.

Guest speakers are:

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

Marketing Meetup - Mixed and Used Book Inventory

Marketing Meetup - Mixed and Used Book Inventory (October 7, 2021)
Content related to the education session Marketing Meetup - Mixed and Used Book Inventory, ABA Marketing Meetups.
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Topic:
  • Marketing & PR
Tags:
  • Handselling

Booksellers will hear from several guest speakers on a range of topics related to marketing both mixed and used book inventory including marketing ideas that have worked for them, how their trade-in programs work, and placement within the store.

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

Marketing Meetup - Mixed and Used Book Inventory (October 7, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Marketing & PR
Tags:
  • Technology

Booksellers will hear from several guest speakers on a range of topics related to marketing both mixed and used book inventory including marketing ideas that have worked for them, how their trade-in programs work, and placement within the store.

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

ShopTalk - October Afternoon Session

ShopTalk - October Afternoon Session (October 5, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
Tags:
  • 101
  • Events

The first 30 minutes of this ShopTalk were dedicated to a brainstorming session on how to celebrate/promote Indies First.

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 for the most current information.

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

ShopTalk - October Afternoon Session (October 5, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
Tags:
  • 101

The first 30 minutes of this ShopTalk were dedicated to a brainstorming session on how to celebrate/promote Indies First.

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 for the most current information.

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

ShopTalk - September Evening Session

ShopTalk - September Evening Session (September 30, 2021)
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Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
Tags:
  • 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 for the most current information.

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

ShopTalk - September Evening Session (September 30, 2021)
Content related to the education session ShopTalk - September Evening Session, ShopTalk.
Watch video from this event.
Topic:
  • Bookselling Essentials
Tags:
  • 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 for the most current information.

A full transcription and closed captioning are available for this session. Please note that both are machine-generated and are not reviewed for accuracy.

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