University presses have a remit to assist the dissemination of the results of scholarship by producing books, journals and other forms of publication on behalf of the academic community.Except for the largest ones, which have become sizeable businesses and have ventured into more mainstream book publishing, university presses have tended to keep their focus on publishing research outputs and, in the case of monographs, often to very small niche markets.I guess that could be a reason to get pissed at the company & come up with something like this then again not.I really cannot understand why anyone would wanna leave there family behind & stage something like this.In particular, print-on-demand (POD) free up small presses (and even large ones) from having to undertake a guessing game with print runs and from the holding of inventory at substantial cost.
At the same time, we're only the fascination of the cocktail party because we've built a successful business, and great people make great businesses.The events surrounding and the disappearance itself I'm split 50/50 on. The way he looked at the security camera had me thinking this guy could be saying "Hey, look at me, I'm taking your platinum and there's not a thing you can do about it." But the other half of me thinks, why would he leave a secure job and all his social supports? refer=55797 Plus, follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/greatgarrett2 I'm not sure about this one.If I remember right, it was brought up that he had gotten a pay cut & was not all too happy about it.A number of university presses are moving into Open Access and developing business models that work for this purpose.Open Access enables a university press to disseminate the results of scholarship as widely as possible so it an attractive option.