Publishers are underinvested in core operating systems – Nancy Roberts

knk recently interviewed publishing consultant, Nancy Roberts as part of knk’s continuing series of interviews with thought leaders serving the book publishing industry and its supporting communities. Ms. Roberts is the Founder and CEO at Umbrella, a technology firm that employs data intelligence to help businesses materially accelerate the progress of workplace diversity and inclusion [...]

Publishers are underinvested in core operating systems – Nancy Roberts2020-02-12T15:22:05-05:00

Bill Rosenblatt talks on the big bold moves that publishers should make now

knk recently interviewed publishing consultant, Bill Rosenblatt as part of knk’s continuing series of interviews with thought leaders serving the book publishing industry and its supporting communities. Mr. Rosenblatt is a globally recognized authority on intellectual property and technology issues in the digital age. Bill’s breadth of experience on matters of intellectual property and technology extends well beyond the challenges facing book publishers.   […]

Bill Rosenblatt talks on the big bold moves that publishers should make now2020-02-12T15:22:41-05:00

Tremendous Complexities on Royalties: An interview with Kris Klieman

knk interviewed publishing consultant, Kris Kliemann in knk’s continuing series of interviews with thought leaders from the book publishing industry and its supporting communities. Ms. Kliemann has a well-earned reputation as a specialist in rights and royalties and the integration of digital solutions into the rights business. […]

Tremendous Complexities on Royalties: An interview with Kris Klieman2020-02-12T15:22:49-05:00

Rights & Royalties: Leaving behind money in untapped rights transactions?

When David Hetherington, (CMO at knk Software LP) asked attendees at a recent BISG rights webinar, to estimate how much money they were leaving behind in untapped rights transactions, the audience consensus was between 10%-20% of annual rights revenues !  This is one reason why Rights, Royalties and Permissions management has become an increasingly important contributor to the success of today’s publishing enterprise.  It has been driven [...]

Rights & Royalties: Leaving behind money in untapped rights transactions?2020-02-12T15:23:02-05:00

“It’s all about the data”: An Interview with John Conley – Publishing Industry Guru 

“It’s all about the data”, says John Conley, an executive with a long and successful career in the book publishing business. These observations were shared by John in a recent interview that knk held with Mr. Conley, the first in a series of discussions on the topics of the day with the thought leaders in our industry.  John has seen it all, starting with Donnelly (as they were then called), [...]

“It’s all about the data”: An Interview with John Conley – Publishing Industry Guru 2020-02-12T15:23:19-05:00