January 6, 2010 / News

New Jersey school runs the yearbook class like a business

Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE

So, do you run your yearbook program like a business?

Here is the story of one yearbook class at Lyndhurst High School in New Jersey, who definitely does.

This article from NorthJersey.com does a great job of outlining the many valuable business skills the students receive from yearbook – including marketing, publishing and project management.

Evan Blackwell, CJE

Evan Blackwell, CJE, is a Web Content Specialist for walsworthyearbooks.com and yearbookhelp.com, as well as a regular contributor to Idea File magazine. He's been a writer and editor for Walsworth Yearbooks for the past 13 years, and is the author of the Yearbook Suite's "The Art of the Interview" unit. Prior to joining Walsworth, Blackwell spent five years as an award-winning newspaper and magazine journalist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.