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Shining the spotlight on ‘what rights people do’

Shining the spotlight on ‘what rights people do’

We are super excited to let you know about our new campaign: #BraggingRights We are launching this new initiative to highlight the importance of celebrating small wins and  taking pride in our achievements. Some tasks may be menial…some contract wins might be...

How RightsZone Can Make You Money

How RightsZone Can Make You Money

We are reliably informed that when you purchase RightsZone you will make your money back in two or three deals! Sounds good, doesn't it? So, let's explore this a little further and truly find out how RightsZone can make you money and help your publishing business to...

First visit to London Book Fair – work experience

First visit to London Book Fair – work experience

Kara Daniel, currently taking a MA in Publishing at Kingston University, was a fantastic support to us throughout the London Book Fair 2024. She worked tirelessly and diligently as our RightsZone Runner, and was amazing company too. In this guest blog, Kara has kindly...

Top tips for bookfair follow up

Top tips for bookfair follow up

There is always so much to think about before you head off to a Bookfair, especially the big ones, like Frankfurt or London. There is a lot of nervous excitement. There is a lot of preparation before you go. However, the follow up when we get back is often the most...

How RightsZone Can Save You Time

How RightsZone Can Save You Time

RightsZone works in the way that you work...wherever you work. As busy publishing professional time is at a premium. Therefore, you need to use it wisely. With RightsZone, there are lots of great time-saving hacks you can use to manage your day-to-day processes more...

Top Skills for a Job in Rights

Top Skills for a Job in Rights

"I want to work in rights - what skills do I need?" At a recent Rights2gether network meeting, Kim Williams (Co-Head of PUP Europe and Digital & Audio Publisher at Princeton University Press) and Emma James (International Publishing Consultant and,...

A Beginner’s Guide to Selling Rights

A Beginner’s Guide to Selling Rights

Knowing how to ‘sell rights’ can feel a little daunting, if it is an area of publishing that you have not had much experience of. For those who are ‘new to rights’  our short, 10 step guide will guide you through the basics of selling rights, so that you can make the...

Permissions: Publishing’s Lost Revenue Source

Permissions: Publishing’s Lost Revenue Source

Imagine that you had a business for which you had (without any marketing or sales spend), a steady stream of customers ready and willing to part with their cash to get their hands on your stuff. It would be amazing, wouldn’t it? And you would do everything you...

Top Tips for Frankfurt Bookfair Follow-up

Top Tips for Frankfurt Bookfair Follow-up

There is always so much to think about before you head off to the Frankfurt Bookfair. There is lots of nervous excitement. There is lots of preparation before you go. If it is your first time attending Frankfurt Bookfair, check out our blog, written just for you: Top...

Top Tips for a First Timer at Frankfurt Bookfair

Top Tips for a First Timer at Frankfurt Bookfair

If you have never attended the Frankfurt Bookfair or “Messe” in person before, you are in for a real treat!  There are a huge number of stands spread across several large exhibition halls representing many different aspects of the publishing industry. There are...

Rights Jobs for the Summer

Rights Jobs for the Summer

For many rights teams, summer is a *slightly* quieter time, with colleagues and clients away and emails and meetings beginning to slow down a little. 

Here are 5 suggestions for productive summer tidy up jobs that you could get on with to help you feel organised…and the best bit, with RightsZone these good to do jobs are even easier.