Author Archive: Cheryl Callighan

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Paulette Ensign – Convert Your Content to Cash

Paulette Ensign – Convert Your Content to Cash

Imagine reading that books typically don’t make authors much money, and are written for other reasons. There are actually more ways to make money from your book and its contents than you probably ever considered or knew. In fact, you can make a lot more! That’s what this session is about. Leveraging your efforts by […]

By February 14, 2018 Read More →
Tina Dietz – Unleash Your Voice to Millions With Audiobook Production and Publishing

Tina Dietz – Unleash Your Voice to Millions With Audiobook Production and Publishing

Did you know that 2 billion dollars in audiobook sales were generated in 2016? Audiobook publishing is growing at a rate 3 times faster than any other format, and has been for the past 5 years. Walk down any street and you’ll see people soaking in information through their phones – will your book be […]

By February 6, 2018 Read More →
Gordon Warnock – Effective Hybird Publishing and the Pros and Cons of Traditional and Self-Publishing

Gordon Warnock – Effective Hybird Publishing and the Pros and Cons of Traditional and Self-Publishing

Throw out the idea of self-publishing vs. traditional publishing and learn how to make both methods work together to grow your career. Gordon Warnock of Fuse Literary discusses how modern authors are finding success through hybrid publishing, whether or not you have an agent. Gordon Warnock is a founding partner at Fuse Literary, serving as […]

By February 2, 2018 Read More →
Sara Wigal – How to Create Your Own Book Tour

Sara Wigal – How to Create Your Own Book Tour

Learn from a Senior Book Publicist working with nationally touring authors how you can implement some DIY book tour tips and tricks! This teleconference will address the following topics and include a Q&A session afterward as well so you can get tailored support for your book’s needs. Join us to learn about: How to Optimize […]

By January 30, 2018 Read More →
Melinda Emerson – How to Become a Social Media Ninja

Melinda Emerson – How to Become a Social Media Ninja

Are you tired of not making any real money on social media? Do you want to become an industry influencer? Let Melinda Emerson “SmallBizLady” teach you how she became a social media ninja, and how you can too. Melinda is a pioneer in social media marketing who will offer tips on the do’s and don’ts […]

By January 26, 2018 Read More →
Melinda Copp – How to Make Your Book Easier to Write

Melinda Copp – How to Make Your Book Easier to Write

Writing a book is hard work—but whether you’re writing your first or fifth book, there are ways to make the process easier and more productive. We’ll talk about the biggest obstacles every aspiring author must overcome before reaching her goal; how to focus your idea so your book takes less time to write, requires fewer rewrites, […]

By January 26, 2018 Read More →
Sandra Beckwith – Promote Your Book with Articles and Guest Posts that Resonate

Sandra Beckwith – Promote Your Book with Articles and Guest Posts that Resonate

One of the best ways to earn more as an author is to leverage your book to acquire new clients, snag paid speaking gigs, and attract better-paying consulting projects. That happens when your name becomes synonymous with your topic – and to reach that level, you need to be guest blogging, writing articles for magazines, […]

By January 25, 2018 Read More →
Teresa de Grosbois – Create Your Bestseller in 2018

Teresa de Grosbois – Create Your Bestseller in 2018

This intensive session will give you the full picture you need to put your book on the bestseller lists and, ultimately, make a bid for New York Times.  You will learn: Two ways top authors use to unlock writer’s block & finish your book The two keys that get multiple publishers clamoring for your book […]

By January 24, 2018 Read More →
Mike Loomis – Your Brand is More Important than Your Book

Mike Loomis – Your Brand is More Important than Your Book

Readers buy brands, and publishers sign brands. Does your personal brand authentically reflect you? Is your online presence taking you where you want to go in your writing career? Mike Loomis has helped bestselling authors, aspiring authors, and publishers with branding, web, and marketing for over twenty years. Learn the fundamentals of personal branding, common […]

By January 24, 2018 Read More →
Lois Creamer – Make Money Speaking While Selling Your Book!

Lois Creamer – Make Money Speaking While Selling Your Book!

In this program industry expert, Lois Creamer, will share her strategies to get paid to speak while selling your book! Speaking is a great way to attract attention to your book, however, monetize your expertise and get paid for both your intellectual property as well as your book! You will learn how to: Create a […]

By January 24, 2018 Read More →
Angela Bole – Demystifying Book Distribution

Angela Bole – Demystifying Book Distribution

Learn what book distribution really means! Distribution is sometimes one of the biggest stress points for independent publishers, whether they’re publishing just their own work or the work of dozens of authors, but it doesn’t have to be. If you take your time, do your research, and understand the different models available for you and […]

By January 24, 2018 Read More →
Connie Ragan Green – Website and Content Marketing

Connie Ragan Green – Website and Content Marketing

Connie Ragen Green shares how to use a website and blog to build a following and a platform for your books. You will learn: – How to set up your site to attract potential readers and buyers – Why you must build a following of readers and others hungry for your information – What type of […]

By September 14, 2017 Read More →
Patrick Schwerdtfeger – Platform Speaking

Patrick Schwerdtfeger – Platform Speaking

Over the course of two years, Patrick Schwerdtfeger sold over 6,000 copies of his book “Webify Your Business” at local mostly-free speaking engagements (including Meetups, Rotary Club meetings and Chambers of Commerce events).  Those sales generated over $120,000 in revenue and over $85,000 in profits.  Patrick consistently sold books to 30% or more of his […]

By September 14, 2017 Read More →
Tina Dietz – Marketing With Podcasts & Audiobooks

Tina Dietz – Marketing With Podcasts & Audiobooks

Audiobook sales are growing 3X faster than any other type of publishing. In 2015 alone, 1.5 million more audiobooks were downloaded than ebooks. Every week, 33% of Americans listen to podcasts weekly. It’s time for you to use these powerful platforms to grow your audience and sell more books. Get the inside scoop on what podcast hosts […]

By September 8, 2017 Read More →
Dennis Yu – Paid Advertising

Dennis Yu – Paid Advertising

Why most authors fail horribly at promoting their book and how to get traction You already know that when you’re “done” writing, the work to promote is just beginning.  You might have your book tour, speaking, guest interviews, related articles you’re publishing, and whatever else to drive awareness and sales. Facebook is your secret weapon […]

By September 8, 2017 Read More →