Have you been dreaming of becoming a full-time author? In the second episode of The C.A.P. Podcast, my guest, Bob Baker, shares some of the “secrets” to his successfully making the transition to full-time author — a goal he accomplished 10 years ago! In this video excerpt, you get […]
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Now that anyone can publish a book using print-on-demand services such as CreateSpace and Lulu, an interesting thing is happening: the rise of the entrepreneurial author. This is an author who is also an entrepreneur. She is in charge of her destiny and owns her own business. She is more […]
If you want to build your business around your book or books, there are several tools you’ll need to leverage your intellectual property and time. Here are the four tools that I believe are the most essential to your success. A Target Audience You need to know who your ideal […]
The other day I received a press release with a wide variety of gift-giving statistics. One of them really stood out as being relevant to authors who might want to use this season to get an uptick in sales. Did you know that women are more likely to make lists […]
Today, I stopped by the home studio of Swoop and Peter Dopulos for a live video stream and Internet radio chat about my book 57 Secrets for Branding Yourself Online. Swoop’s World Radio is a Southern California Internet radio show based in Long Beach, Calif., that broadcasts on the Talk […]
On Sunday, September 22, 2013, from 2 to 4pm, I’ll be signing copies of my book, 57 Secrets for Branding Yourself Online at Apostrophe Books in Long Beach. I’ll be selling a special package of the book plus my downloadable audio program, The Six Questions You Need to Answer with […]
Are you trying to decide whether self-publishing or going with a traditional publisher is the right choice for your next (or first) book? Do you plan to make appearances at book stores to sign copies of your book? Read on to discover the pros and cons of both publishing options and how they can affect your ability to hold book signing events.