Is the Internet Changing Your Business as Drastically as it is the Publishing Industry?

Publishers have long provided authors with outlets to share their work. However, just like many other industries, technology has changed publishing over the years. Is this a positive change, and are there lessons that the modern business owner can learn from this shift in the way technology is handled and managed?

The publishing industry is heavily centralized around traditional publishing houses that will accept manuscripts for publication, and provide the personnel necessary to fashion the work into a marketable piece of literature.