Business Management

Senate Holds Quick Nomination Hearing for GPO Director
November 14, 2019 at 2:50 pm

Sooner than expected, the U.S. Senate held the nomination hearing for the future director of the Government Publishing Office yesterday in Washington, D.C. It was the public's first opportunity to see and hear Hugh Nathanial Halpern and learn his thoughts about GPO and his ideas for its future — and not all of his observation about GPO were positive.

Trump Nominates New GPO Director
October 16, 2019 at 12:47 pm

For the past two years, the Government Publishing Office has been led by a series of acting directors. President Trump's previous nomination for the position was later withdrawn. This new nominee comes without the printing pedigree of most of his predecessors.

IPMA Public Sector Symposium Draws In-plants to Kansas
October 7, 2019 at 2:53 pm

Last week in Topeka, Kan., dozens of in-plant managers met for a Public Sector Symposium organized by the In-plant Printing and Mailing Association. State printers from Colorado, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Kansas attended the two-day event, along with many other government and educational in-plants.

In-Print 2019 Winners
May 28, 2019 at 3:14 pm

These 73 pieces from 33 different in-plants were selected as winners in the In-Print 2019 contest, the only contest exclusively for in-plant printers. Here are photos of the Gold-winning pieces.

Five In-plants to be Honored With IPMA Awards
May 14, 2019 at 10:32 am

During the annual IPMA Educational Conference next month, five in-plants will be honored with IPMA Awards for their achievements. They include two state government in-plants, a university, a religious organization and a nonprofit.

ACUP Lesson: Adding Value to Your Organization
May 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

One highlight of the recent Association of College and University Printers conference was a series of roundtables on the last day of the New Haven, Conn., event, which allowed attendees to share tips and ideas. In one roundtable, managers discussed the different ways their in-plants add value to their organizations.

Adding Value Through Integrated Services
May 7, 2019 at 10:43 am

Forget about being just a print service provider. Customers want your in-plant to be creative, generate ideas and help set them up for future success. In this video, Kenneth Tucker of Ricoh USA encourages in-plants to focus on the customer experience and provide them with integrated services.