February 19, 2020. Running an indexing business is a challenging task. The path to success depends on various factors, including effective marketing, strong customer relations, sound project management, thoughtful organization of the office space, and responsible financial management. All those factors, however, should align with a unique business strategy and a set of actions that […]
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The call for nominations has gone out for two prestigious awards, Kate Mertes is doing an interesting new webinar, ASI’s annual conference is coming this spring, and you’ll want to meet our featured Spotlight member, former ASI president Kendra Millis.
Call for Hines Nominations ASI’s Theodore C. Hines Award recognizes those who have made exceptional contributions to ASI and to the indexing profession. The deadline for submitting a nomination for the 2020 award is February 28, 2020. Please consider making a nomination for ASI’s highest service honor!
Have you written an excellent index this year for a particularly challenging text? Then consider submitting it for the 2020 ASI Award for Excellence in Indexing. Nominations for the award are welcome from indexers or publishers and will be accepted through February 15, 2020.
ASI News —Send in Your 2020 Conference Proposal —ASI Webinar—Indexes Locorum: An Elegant Niche with Kate Mertes Upcoming Chapter Events —New England Chapter Fall 2019 Meeting News from Our Members Spotlight—Shana Milkie ASI News Send in Your 2020 Conference Proposal The ASI annual conference will be held April 23-25, 2020, in lovely Raleigh, North Carolina. […]
The American Society for Indexing is pleased to announce that its 2020 conference will be held in lovely Raleigh, North Carolina. Mark your calendar for April 23-25, 2020, when indexers from across the country will meet in conveniently located Raleigh for Indexing Crossroads.
Indexes Locorum: An Elegant Niche with Kate Mertes Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Demand for Indexes Locorum are on the rise, and publishers are finding it hard to locate indexers able and willing to construct these finicky texts. This webinar will introduce you to a whole new profitable world of indexing.
The annual ASI conference is a great opportunity to expand your indexing knowledge and learn from your peers. And one of the best ways to learn is to teach others! Every year I’m impressed by the variety and quality of the presentations we have at our conferences. We are accepting proposals now. Consider sharing what […]
In this issue of See Also, discover the exciting location of the 2020 ASI conference, read about an anniversary celebration, update your knowledge of indexing names, and meet our member spotlight.
Autumn has officially arrived, and you have two new opportunities to enhance your indexing knowledge. Jan Wright brings us insight on working with clients who need embedded indexing, and Jim Fuhr gives us an intro to James Lamb’s CUP/XML WordEmbed. In this issue of See Also, read about the Pacific Northwest Chapter’s fall event, discover […]