What Did You Learn at TOC?

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka In today’s lead story Hannah Johnson reflected on her experience at this year’s Tools of Change and coming to the understanding that the real “tools of change” must come from within: from one’s own insights, business acumen and willingness to take risks and, indeed, change. The publishing industry is in a state of flux and many people …

Seeking “Aha” at O’Reilly’s Tools of Change Conference

In Digital by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson As the Tools of Change for Publishing conference concluded in New York City on Wednesday, people were looking for that “aha” moment, but not one so jarring that it makes them feel “uh oh” and knocks them out of their comfort zone. Many people in book publishing right now are looking for inspiration: an idea or insight …