Mail    Print   Share Share

Revolving Door Newsletter: 05.31.05

BlackBook starts summer off with a bang by changing the locks on its leader, plus more juicy bits in this week's edition

May 31, 2005
Welcome back from the long holiday weekend. Summer is officially underway, which means you may now wear white and leave work at 2 p.m. on Fridays. Nothing much usually happens during the countdown to Memorial Day, but this year BlackBook magazine may have set a new precedent for self-destructive behavior. The magazine's founder/creative director Even Schindler has been fired by his majority-owner partners (they even changed the locks) after he reportedly began asking advertisers to pull their ads. Why? Because his erstwhile partners apparently want to sell the magazine, and not to him. Denials and new ...

AvantGuild Sign Up Now!Sign Up Now!

The How to Pitch series is worth its weight in gold. In just the first month I'd already benefited enough to consider the cost of joining well worth it. -- Gaen Murphree
AvantGuild benefits give you access to:
  • Premium content, including our How to Pitch Guides, an indispensable tool for freelance writers. view sample >
  • Savings of up to $35 per class on courses and seminars.
  • Insurance discounts for freelancers and small businesses, including medical, dental, auto and home.
  • Lots of other professional discounts, including ZipCar (a $50 value) and your choice of magazine subscriptions (a $10 value).

... and much more! View all benefits or Sign up now!

Already an AvantGuild member?

Log in here to view the full page.

remember me
forgot your password?