To make money, it’s been said yearbook staffs should sell their products – yearbooks, ads and options – and not candy bars and car washes. If your yearbook staff has a great annual fundraiser that your school enjoys, stick with it. But if it’s time to venture into or improve your business ad sales, these tips should get your staff organized and increase their confidence.
Idea File magazine is back! The Spring 2014 issue is here, and there are plenty of wonderful ideas for you to discover.
Advisers with spring-delivery books often face the challenge of what to do with the staff once the final pages are uploaded. Consider having students create a portfolio, which benefits the students and next year’s staff.
Despite not going into a field related to journalism and print media, my experience on the yearbook staff, including a year as editor-in-chief, at Sherwood High School in Sandy Spring, Md., has helped me succeed in my career as a software engineer. Just as I would edit and write copy then, now I edit code through code reviews and write using code.
As final deadlines are hitting for many yearbook staffs, it might be the right time for your staff to consider an all-night work night.
What if students had the ability to leave more than just a written signature in the yearbook? What if they could leave a video message along with their signature, allowing their friends to remember how they look and act today? Now, they can with Walsworth’s Yearbook Shout.
Yearbook adviser Damian Gomm and the yearbook staff at Strayer Middle School in Quakertown, Pa., were the winners of a brand spanking new iPad Air in this year’s Walsworth Pick 6 marketing contest.
Your yearbook staff can make some New Year’s resolutions for the 2014 book, especially since production is really about to hit the stretch run for many staffs. Here are some ideas!
A trip into New York City for the holidays, dining at Radio City Music Hall and close seats to Radio City’s Christmas Spectacular show – it’s a dream day that 31 yearbook advisers and students recently got to experience when they attended the Walsworth Yearbooks Fall Premiere.
Several yearbook staffs are seeing a huge boost in sales this year by trying out the tactic of holding a one-day sales event.