New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions

With 2018 becoming an ever more distant memory, image library owners should already be implementing their New Year’s resolutions. If you forgot to make any, here’s some to consider. Focus on running the business – Wasting time trying to deal with...
How to Beat Production Fatigue

How to Beat Production Fatigue

Tired, listless, lacking focus? You could be suffering from production fatigue. Never heard of the term?  Put simply, it’s the inability to focus on important parts of the business because you’re bogged down in production details. In the image business,...
The Hidden Cost Of Staff

The Hidden Cost Of Staff

When weighing up the price of outsourcing, it’s easy to miss the hidden costs of existing staff or of ones you’re thinking of hiring. The surest way to get those sums wrong is to focus on the hourly pay rate. Whilst the whole cost is included in a quote...
Get It Right With Quality Control

Get It Right With Quality Control

One of the major differences between high-quality stock keywording, and the rest, is the system of quality control. In many cases the level of QC is no level at all. This can be due to a lack of money, but also because the library/agency does not have the personnel to...

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