Author Archive: Stephanie Chandler

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Suzanna Baum – Public Speaking: How to Leave Your Audience Wanting More

Suzanna Baum – Public Speaking: How to Leave Your Audience Wanting More

The ability to talk about your book in a focused, engaging and audience-centric way is a must-have skill in the writing industry. It requires focusing on the essentials, structuring it properly, and then presenting it in a way that is most relevant to your audience.  This session will share a powerful step-by-step formula for creating […]

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Dave Chesson – Mastering Amazon Kindle Book Sales Strategies

Dave Chesson – Mastering Amazon Kindle Book Sales Strategies

Have you ever asked yourself why Amazon shows certain books when you type something into their website?  Why does one book show up at the top and others below it?  As a writer understanding this can be difference between being discovered or failing.  As a matter of fact, books that rank #1 for a Amazon […]

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Richard Rieman – How to Produce Audio Books

Richard Rieman – How to Produce Audio Books

Audio book sales are the fastest growing format in book publishing, climbing 38% in 2016. The availability of audio books on smartphones, in smart cars, and through new devices such as Amazon’s Echo are dramatically increasing listening. Discover why there has never been a better time to produce your book in audio format. The presentation […]

Phil Frost – How to Leverage Advertising with Google and Facebook

Phil Frost – How to Leverage Advertising with Google and Facebook

Phil is Founder and COO of Main Street ROI. Phil leads the company’s operations and is primary creator of Main Street ROI’s training programs. Phil is an expert in online advertising, marketing analytics, and sales funnel optimization. Phil’s marketing thought leadership has been published on Forbes.com, Inc.com, MSN.com, and many other major business media outlets. […]

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Karen Clark – Instagram for Authors

Karen Clark – Instagram for Authors

No longer a trendy newcomer, Instagram has serious applications in both personal and business use. With over 400 million active monthly users, it’s time to pay attention. In this session Karen Clark will teach you how to create the very best Instagram presence for you and your business as an author. Have your smart phone ready with the […]

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2016 Event Recordings

2016 Event Recordings

Speakers from the 2016 Nonfiction Writers Conference: Pat Flynn – Passive Income for Authors Mark Schaefer – Author Branding: Become the Taylor Swift of Publishing! Jody Rein – How to Get a Book Deal: A Literary Agent’s Perspective Patrick Schwerdtfeger – Keynote Mastery: Become a Highly-Paid Speaker Nathan Munier – Find Success and Profits with […]

2013 Handouts

2013 Handouts

Thanks to our speakers for providing handouts! Brad Phillips Handout – Media Training Carla King Handout – ChoosePubPath Carla King Handout – CollaborationTools Carla King Handout – Presentation Slides Carla King Handout – ProEditing Carla King Handout – RecommendedReading Dana Lynn Smith Handout – Create a Marketing Plan Dana Lynn Smith Handout – Sell More […]

2014 Handouts

2014 Handouts

Thanks to our speakers for providing handouts! 30-Minutes-to-Maximizing-LinkedIn-by-Neal-Schaffer Build-Your-Nonfiction-Book-Marketing-Plan-Handout-by-Stephanie-Chandler Carter_Non_Fiction_Writers_handout Crowdfunding for the Literary World – Pubslush Finding-Book-Customers-Handout-by-Dan-Poynter1 GetBookWritten-Done-Judith-Briles Maximize-Your-Social-by-Neal-Schaffer-Special-Preview Publicity-Tools-Handout-for-Nonfiction-Writers-Conference-Joan-Stewart Slide-Deck-Build-Your-Online-Marketing-Plan-Handout-by-Stephanie-Chandler

2015 Handouts

2015 Handouts

Thanks to our speakers for providing handouts! How to Rock a TED Talk – Cathey Armillas Write-3-Books-This-Year-Roger-Parker Mark-Coker-How-to-Do-eBook-Preorders-Non-Fiction-Writers-Conference-May-6-2015 How-to-Sell-Books-to-Bookstores-Amy-Collins The-12-Parts-of-a-Perfect-Pitch Make-a-Living-with-Your-Writing-Joanna-Penn Nonfiction-Book-Marketing-Resources-Dana-Lynn-Smith Use-the-Media-to-Sell-More-Books-Pam-Lontos Guide-to-Book-Printing-and-Self-Publishing-from-Gorham-Printing Handouts-for-Writers-by-Literary-Agent-Michael-Larsen The-Importance-of-Foreign-Rights-Bob-Erdmann Foreign-Rights-Management-Bob-Erdmann Foreign-Rights-Articles-Bob-Erdmann Introduction-to-Columbine-Communications-Bob-Erdmann Social-Media-Handout-for-Authors-Stephanie-Chandler Twitter-Tracking

Julia Cameron – The Writer’s Way Keynote: Q&A with a Beloved Author

Julia Cameron – The Writer’s Way Keynote: Q&A with a Beloved Author

Our opening keynote session for NFWC 2015 will be unlike anything we’ve done before! This will be a live question-and-answer session with legendary author Julia Cameron! We’ll be discussing Julia’s advice on the writing process, creativity, and much more. We will open the phone lines to take your questions live, but if you have a […]

Bill Corbett – How to Fill Your Speaking Calendar and Sell More Books

Bill Corbett – How to Fill Your Speaking Calendar and Sell More Books

Now that you’ve written a nonfiction book to help others in life or at work, don’t let it collect dust or expect it to sell itself. Consider yourself an expert in your field and take what you know to the stage (or at least to the front of the room). I’ll show you how to […]

Michael Larsen – Special Event: Pitch the Agent

Michael Larsen – Special Event: Pitch the Agent

We are excited to bring you a live pitch session with literary agent Michael Larsen! Mike has agreed to listen to book pitches live and provide feedback. He is seeking quality nonfiction books, and if he likes your pitch, he will ask you to follow up and send him your platform and promotion plan. This […]

Cathey Armillas – How to Rock a TED Talk

Cathey Armillas – How to Rock a TED Talk

Have you been thinking about giving a TED Talk but don’t know where to start? Maybe you’re not sure how to get selected, let alone how to prepare and deliver the talk. If you want to get invited to give a TED Talk, it’s critical to understand the format and why TED Talks are different […]

Mark Coker – Hot Promotion Strategy: Accept Ebook Preorders

Mark Coker – Hot Promotion Strategy: Accept Ebook Preorders

Mark Coker – Hot Promotion Strategy: Accept Ebook PreordersImagine if you could press a magic button that would make your next ebook release land higher in the the bestseller charts. Imagine no more. The magic button is real, and it’s called the ebook preorder. Mark Coker will teach you how to use preorders to make […]

Bob Erdmann – Build Your Foreign Rights Revenue Stream

Bob Erdmann – Build Your Foreign Rights Revenue Stream

Let’s begin with a definition.  Foreign rights is the granting to a foreign publisher legal licensing rights to translate (or reprint in English in English-speaking countries such as Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, and India), publish and sell a “work” (book content) in its country in specific formats (printed book, e-book, audio, video, book club, […]