According to a recent USA Today article, the Obama Administration is considering a cost cutting proposal that includes saving almost USD $48,000 by “consolidating subscriptions to professional publications and newspapers, and, where possible, encouraging the use of free online publications rather than purchase the print version.” There are a total of 77 cost cutting measures totaling over $243 million.
This is a telling sign for printed publication looking toward the uncertain future. In order to compete effectively in the 21st century, print publications need to offer digital options that can help cut their own costs and save customers money. If it is important enough for the US government, it should be important enough to you.
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