Book Consulting Services
The life-blood of any book publisher is the procurement of quality manuscripts, the development of those manuscripts in a timely, scheduled way, and the transmittal of those edited manuscripts to production.
Editorial Design Production Integration
In today’s technological world, the editorial process has changed dramatically. No longer does the editor work in isolation with the author. Today, the editorial function must understand how to use, and integrate into its daily activities
A publishing firm must master the basics before it can realize its fullest competitive advantage. Based on our broad range of industry-specific experience, Lexicon works with you in the present to ensure a profitable future.
Too often, a publishing enterprise will falter because of avoidable undercapitalization or improper investment. Your future rests on flexible budgeting, profit planning, cash-flow forecasting and investing,
Lexicon knows that getting the most from your available resources is a difficult task. While every business faces resource limitations, it need not be limited by the quality of those resources.
Sales and Marketing
A publisher can never do enough sales and marketing. It can spend too much money on sales and marketing, but it can never do enough. Effective sales and marketing is the key to revenue generation.
Manufacturing and Production
Today’s production and manufacturing environments are highly reliant upon the expert understanding and use of technology. Here, perhaps more than in any other area of the company, technology is quickly.
Warehousing and Fulfillment
The publishing process isn’t completed until the last book is shipped and invoiced, or until the last return is accepted and credited. Warehousing and fulfillment are complex businesses,
Information Systems / Electronic Publishing
Should technology expenditures be considered part of operating overhead or as an investment with a demonstrable effect on profits? While tradition holds with the former, we believe that rapid innovation in the publishing
New Product Research and Development
In addition to books, there are many other new product programs that magazine publishers can implement to significantly increase revenues and profits. Based upon in-house research and the customer database
Internet Strategies & Design
With millions of people worldwide accessing information and purchasing goods and services using the Internet, publishers are facing a myriad of complex decisions in relation to migrating intellectual property.