Author Solutions - Role of a Publishing Consultant | Glassdoor
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    "Role of a Publishing Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Author Solutions full-time

    Pros

    gained experience using salesforce, working in a team environment

    Cons

    AuthorSolutions was a former subsidiary of Random House. In March 2016 the firm was acquired by Najafi Companies. The new ownership promptly cut the hourly pay by $4 per hour. The base pay went from $15.41/hour to $11.41 per hour. The commission plan was recently modified so that reps are poorly compensated. The minimum expectation is $12,000. Publishing Consultants earn 6% from $12,000.00 to $17,999.00 which amounts...

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    Advice to Management

    Communicate with you employees, compensate your employees, and reward your tenured reps. There are so many moving parts to what we do as publishing consultants and if you continue to lose your tenured reps, you will be left with inexperienced sales individuals who are completely lost. This will ultimately result in low employee retention which is bad for business.

  1. "Great Opportunity!"

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    Current Employee - Sales 

    I have been working at Author Solutions

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    Advice to Management

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  2. "Career Growth"

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    Former Employee - Agreement Control Representative in Bloomington, IN

    I worked at Author Solutions full-time for more than 2 years

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