Magazines Canada hosts a series of one-hour webinars focusing on timely and relevant topics to help you run your business.
Each webinar is moderated by an industry veteran, allows you to ask questions of the presenter, and is available to return to it again and again.
The webinars are economical and practical and you can even mix and match with special package pricing.
So take an hour out of your day at home or the office and listen live by web. Keep yourself and your staff up to date in a constantly changing industry. Tune in!
Editorial Packaging From A-Z
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
2:00 pm (ET)
How does award-winning Today’s Parent magazine produce such consistently effective editorial packages? Find out in this webinar presented by editor-in-chief Kim Shiffman. She’ll explain the nuts and bolts of her team’s process, from brainstorming, to coordinating contributors, editors, layout, and production, to budgeting both money and time. You’ll learn packaging ideas you can use right away and hear behind-the-scenes stories as Shiffman shares her top tips.
Kim Shiffman is the Editor-in-Chief of Today’s Parent (print and digital) where she’s held progressively senior roles since joining the team in 2015. Prior to Today’s Parent, Shiffman worked on custom content for Rogers Media and online travel-deal publisher Travelzoo, and held senior editorial roles at Profit, Allergic Living, and Chatelaine. She also co-owned and edited City Dog, a free quarterly publication for urban dog owners. Shiffman’s byline has appeared in more than a dozen publications, including The Globe & Mail, MoneySense, Canadian Business, and Flare.
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Pricing and Registration
FREE to Magazines Canada members.
What do I need to connect?
For the audio, you need:
- Speakers or headphones connected to your computer. The audio is broadcast through the Internet.
For the presentation, you need:
- A high speed Internet connection. (Note: wireless connections aren’t recommended.)
- A web link, which will be sent to you when you register. Click on the link, enter as a “participant” and type your name.
- Always test your system prior to the webinar to make sure you have the right add-ins and adequate connection speed.
How do I get the access information for the webinar?
The access information will be sent to the email address used to register, prior to the webinar. If you haven’t received the info by 9:00 am on the day of the webinar, or if you’ve misplaced it, email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you need this info once the webinar’s in progress, contact Magazines Canada right away.
Do I have to register everyone at my magazine?
No. Everybody at your magazine is welcome. Just register one person for your magazine and share the access coordinates with your coworkers.
I participated in the webinar. Can I get a copy of presentation used?
Yes, the presentation is available to registrants after the webinar.
Can I ask questions during the webinar?
Yes. You will be muted during the presentation, but a chat box will appear during the last 10-15 minutes of the webinar at which time you can type in your questions.
I registered but missed the live webinar. Is there a recording available?
Yes, in most cases a recording is available to registrants.
Magazines Canada acknowledges the support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Periodical Fund of the Department of Canadian Heritage for this project.