Why Are Textbooks So Expensive? The Comicgraphic.

May 01

Why Are Textbooks So Expensive?  The Comicgraphic.

Share|College textbooks.  Discuss. Web-comic by DoghouseDiaries Why Flat World Knowledge could not resist sharing this. 1) It’s well played by Raf and the DogHouse team! 2) That very scenario inspires us to do keep doing what we do.  Since 2007, we’ve been turning the college textbook industry upside down and right side up by curating and publishing...

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Reason #8,245 Why Online Textbooks Rule (…as if you needed another!)

Mar 16

Reason #8,245 Why Online Textbooks Rule (…as if you needed another!)

Share|As our “Conduit” mentioned a few weeks ago, customer feedback keeps us going…all of it.  The good, the bad, and the ugly.  Any publisher will tell you that feedback is essential.  After all, listening to and implementing customer feedback is what makes each and every one of us strive to be better and offer better products to our customers and users. ...

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Flat World Knowledge Newsletter, Spring 2012

Mar 01

Flat World Knowledge Newsletter, Spring 2012

Our Spring 2012 Flat World Knowledge Newsletter is out! 6 things you should know and places to go: 1) Jeff Shelstad, our fearless co-founder and CEO, talks about 5 actions that matter 2) Flat World Partnerships has arrived. College leaders, see how your school stacks up in the area of textbook affordability.

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The Customer Conduit

Feb 16

The Customer Conduit

Share|When you’re in customer service, some days are definitely better than others. But whether it’s good or bad, customer feedback is what keeps us going. I’m a member of Flat World’s Customer Service team and I like to think of our group as the conduit through which customer communication is shared with the rest of the company. If customers are unhappy,...

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Happy Holidays and a Great New Year from your Friends at Flat World Knowledge!

Dec 22

Share|Submitted by Vanessa Gennarelli on Thu, 12/22/2011 – 3:14pm. From all of us at FWK–thanks for a spectacular 2011! About Flat World Knowledge Founded in 2007, Flat World Knowledge is the world's largest commercial publisher of college textbooks by expert authors that faculty can personalize down to the word level. We are proud to be the...

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What Are You Thankful For?

Nov 17

Share|Submitted by Michelle OBrien on Thu, 11/17/2011 – 1:19pm. One of our leading values as a company is giving back. In celebration of November (the month of tailgating, turkeys, textbooks…and mustaches) we’re giving back by helping college faculty pay it forward. Our “What Are You Thankful For?” contest launched today, and we can’t resist...

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