Book Consulting

Book Consulting Services

Editorial Acquisition
Editorial Acquisition

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.

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Editorial Design Production Integration
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

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Strategic Planning
Strategic Planning

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.

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Budgeting
Budgeting

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,

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Resource Management
Resource Management

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.

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Sales and Marketing
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.

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Manufacturing and Production
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.

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Warehousing and Fulfillment
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,

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Information Systems / Electronic Publishing
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

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New Product Research and Development
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

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Internet Strategies & Design
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.

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