Upcoming Events

  • Enrollment open for B2B Editorial Leadership Academy The deadline to enroll for the inaugural academy is Nov. 1. After almost two years of brainstorming and planning, the American Society of Business Publication Editors is delighted to present ASBPE’s inaugural B2B Editorial Leadership Academy next month in New York. Thank you to ASBPE members, friends and publisher partners for your dedication in making our ...
  • Introducing ASBPE’s inaugural B2B Editorial Leadership Academy – Sign Up Now! The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) is proud to announce its inaugural B2B Editorial Leadership Academy, a one-day certificate program designed to help prepare business-to-business journalists for advancement to senior management positions at their publications. The first-ever academy will be Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at the Euromoney Institutional Investor Plc offices in New ...
  • SAVE THE DATE! ASBPE’s 2019 national conference and Azbee Awards banquet May 9-10 at the Poynter Institute St. Petersburg, Fla. Keep visiting asbpe.org for updates
  • Topics from ASBPE’s May 2018 National Conference Ethics Roundtable Editor’s Note: After interviewing panelists, immediate past ASBPE Ethics Committee chair Howard Rauch prepared a report on the May 10 Ethics Roundtable at the National Conference. Since Howard wasn’t able to attend, he based his report on interviews with panelists and a transcript provided by panelist and committee member Warren Hersch. With Howard’s permission, the ...
  • From the Ethics Roundtable Q&A: How Should Editors Vet Freelancers? This edited version of remarks from the May 10 Ethics Roundtable audience reflects some concerns that were raised during and after the ASBPE National Conference’s panel presentation. As interim Ethics Committee chair, I moderated the panel and the Q&A. The following begins with my remarks about freelancers, and the importance of vetting them about possible ...
  • IEEE Spectrum, Cannabis Business Times, StateScoop.com Win Top 2018 ASBPE Honors; Renee Wright of Inside Unmanned Systems Receives Its Stephen Barr Award ASBPE honored IEEE Spectrum and Cannabis Business Times as the B2B Magazines of the Year for 2018, and named StateScoop.com as its Website of the Year. The organization of business-to-business editors chose UBM Animal Health as winner of its award for Best Cross-Platform Package of the Year. Top honors for the association’s newest category, Newsletter of the Year, ...

Webinars

  • Archived Webcast: Do’s and Don’ts of Trade Shows For B2B media professionals, a magazine’s “trade show season” often means long workdays before, during and after the show. Before the show requires much planning – editors receive a surge in emails from exhibitors asking them to, “stop by the booth!” During the show, editors get hefty to-do lists: send out e-newsletters, attend keynote presentations, ...
  • Archived webcast: 5 Apps to Create Videos in 5 Minutes or Less Video is the single most important content strategy today. It is the most effective medium, with more shares, better reach, longer visit duration, higher retention, and more conversions. Video can also be time-consuming, difficult, and expensive—but only if you don’t know a better, smarter way to create video content. In this hands-on webinar from mobile journalist ...
  • Archived Webcast: Mapping Local Market Data Are you a bit of a Map Geek? Want to put finally put that Geography minor to good use? Or do you want to learn how to use maps to provide your online and print audiences with demographic info or other data on the local metro, county or state level? Led by Electrical Wholesaling magazine ...
  • Archived webcast: Looking Deeper with Data Sometimes it helps to be a hoarder. When reporting on private companies, details collected in a structured way can often be as illuminating as what a reporter gets from interviews. Katelyn Polantz, an Azbee Award-winning business reporter and data editor at American Law Media, shows how B2B publications can unmask hidden parts of any industry. Please click ...
  • Archived webcast: Inside the Magazines of the Year Want to know what it takes to put together a best-in-class B2B magazine? Learn from the best as the editors of the two Magazine of the Year Azbee Award winners share an inside look at their production process and strategy. Speakers: Kim Kleman, Editor, The American Lawyer Jim McKay, Editor, Emergency Management Please click here to view the archived ...
  • Archived webcast: The keys to a great interview Reported stories are no better than what you can glean from sources. But many of the standard approaches to interviews can reduce your chances of good results. Learn from freelancers Erik Sherman, Annie Logue, Randy Hecht, and Robert McGarvey how to approach an interview as more of an exploratory conversation than a checklist of queries ...

Previous Events

  • Boston/New England Third Thursdays Are Back! We’ve resumed our monthly summer series of networking happy hours. Join us to talk shop and meet other business-to-business media pros. We’ll be asking attendees to tweet on suggested topics with the #asbpe hashtag, and we’ll give away gift cards for the best tweets. ASBPE national will give ...
  • Crafting Content That Travels: DC Chapter Event Reaching target audiences online requires more than a strategic social media plan.
  • Transforming B2B Journalism Into Interactive Storytelling New York Chapter event on April 24: Transforming B2B Journalism Into Interactive Storytelling News and features may still be the core of your content, but the written word is now just one way to present them. B2B journalism today, and going ...
  • Save the date! Happy Editors’ Hour — a networking event for Chicago-area B2B journalists SAVE THE DATE: Happy Editors’ Hour! — a networking event for Chicago-area B2B journalists ASBPE’s Chicago Chapter invites you to join us for our winter networking event. Enjoy complimentary heavy appetizers and a cash bar while mingling with  fellow writers and ...
  • Back to the Future: Editorial Strategies for 2013 and Beyond Back to the Future: Editorial Strategies for 2013 and Beyond Publishing today is multiplatform and multichannel, and editors need to be at the helm of it all. Join ASBPE-NY for a half-day bootcamp on such pressing topics as app development, video ...
  • Join us for October Third Thursday Happy Hour Join us for October Third Thursday Happy Hour After a break in September, ASBPE Boston will continue Third Thursdays happy hours again in October. Third Thursdays are a great way for editors and designers to network and have some fun, too. Our ...