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2022 Service Increases

I know you're probably tired of reading emails like this one-- the dreaded price increase email. It's been coming at you from all directions this year. I hate to add to the pile, but here we are. CVAP will be raising prices on many services in 2022. I meant to send...

How to Deal With Global Editions

  Hi guys, this is Shanna Mann at Central Virginia Prep. I just wanted to give you my annual reminder about global editions and Indian editions and why we recommend that you don't use them. [00:00:17] So there are. A few things you need to know about the global...

How to Deal with Gated Inventory

How to Deal with Gated Inventory

New and experienced sellers alike deal with gated inventory quite frequently these days. “Gated” is a term that means that the item in question is restricted from sale By you By everybody, or In certain conditions There are also occasions when you are gated but you...

Interview with Ed Kloppenburg – Part 3 of 3

The long-anticipated FINALE!! We discuss how to adapt Ed’s wildly successful system for when you can only devote a few hours a week to it for the people who are still working a day job.   Timestamps 00:00 "It's always the same. You want to have a system and then...

Interview with Ed Kloppenburg – Part 2 of 3

Ed has seen a lot in 55 years of business. And I see a broad swathe of textbook sellers, in addition to my own seven years experience with Amazon book sales. In this video, we dish about the mistakes we see ALL THE TIME and how to avoid them.   Timestamps: Part 2...

Interview with Ed Kloppenburg – Part 1 of 3

Ed Kloppenburg is a favorite client of mine, an extremely methodical and keen-to-learn experienced entrepreneur. We've had many great conversations by email and eventually I was able to persuade him to share the many nuggets of wisdom that he shared with me, to the...

Templates to Get The Returns You Deserve!

For our textbook clients, it is shocking how many of the books they order are unsellable for a variety of reasons, and need to be returned. Here's an outline of the reasons you might need to return something, what your rights and expectations are in the situation, and...

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