March 21 - 23
Columbia, SC 29201
You don't want to miss seeing more than 350 of your Palmetto State newspaper friends at the 2014 Annual Meeting and Awards Presentation during the weekend of March 21-23, at the Hilton Columbia Center in the lively Congaree Vista! We've got interactive, educational sessions, networking events and more in our jam-packed schedule, plus more than 850 awards to present!
April 3 - 4
Keen focus on immediate ways to improve sales and revenue is the theme of GPA's 2014 Advertising Conference.
Little Rock, AR
Stock your toolbox with free and new tech tools for journalists, Web 2.0 tools and app recommendations.
April 4 - 5
Richmond, VA 23233
April 4-5 in Richmond, Va.
Columbia, SC 29211
Good local government reporting is a mainstay of newspaper coverage, yet often reporters don't have the background to properly understand how municipal government works and where to go for information and stories. Join the S.C. Press Association, the Municipal Association of South Carolina, and the S.C. Broadcasters Association on April 24, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., as we delve into issues related to covering local government bodies.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Who reads a city budget when growing up, going to college or first entering the workforce? Or questions authorities to explain a matter until every detail is crystal clear? Few, if any, yet skilled reporters and photographers rely on these practices to become successful journalists. This webinar will utilize a set of tools and basics to arm new reporters as well as boost veterans' skills in reporting.
Friday, March 14, 2014
Do you really know your sales numbers? Not just the end result of how many ads you had in your last publication – rather the details, such as how many people you need to speak with to get one ad, or what your closing ratio is and how many spec ads are needed to be sent out per day. This webinar will look at what the "best of the best" classified salespeople do on a daily basis: how they track their numbers and plan their days to achieve consistent success regardless of the market conditions, month of the year or the territory they are selling into.
Thursday, May 14, 2014
The Virginia Press Association and SNPA will host a free roundtable for advertising executives on Thursday, May 1, 2014.
The 2014 Carmage Walls Leadership Forum will be held Sept. 14-16 at The Tremont House in Galveston, Texas. The program provides publishers of SNPA's small newspapers a venue to explore the issues most important to them and to mine the industry's best minds for practical solutions.