Keep learning about book retailing …
Are you prepared to own a retail business? Loving books is a must, but it takes so much more to own and manage a successful bookstore operation. Tatiana Nicoli, owner of Boulevard Books, was an attorney and now owns her own independent bookstore in Brooklyn, New York. After planning and training in her new career, she’s living her dreams.
What would your new career look like? How would it differ from the things you’ve already done in your career? Read what Rona Brinlee, owner of The Bookmark in Neptune Beach (FL), has to say about her routine.
Donna explores how indie booksellers can use their creativity to create a dynamic sense of place and develop deep loyalty to the bookstore with the community.
Having worked in publishing and in retail bookselling, Donna speaks to the importance of publishers and booksellers working together to ensure books have a continued presence on Main Street.