Author Archive: Cheryl Callighan

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Claire Cook, KEYNOTE – Reinventing Your Career for Passion and Profit

Claire Cook, KEYNOTE – Reinventing Your Career for Passion and Profit

Claire Cook believes with all her heart that it’s never too late to shine on. She began reinventing her own life in her 40s and turned that passion into a brand that’s not only the overarching theme of her writing and speaking engagements but a beacon for new opportunities to find her. Claire shares everything […]

By August 9, 2018 Read More →
Karl Palachuck – Build Predictable Revenue Streams from Your Web Site

Karl Palachuck – Build Predictable Revenue Streams from Your Web Site

KARL PALACHUK is the author of 19 books and a consultant to IT business owners—he teaches them how to become more profitable. Karl’s online store includes books, ebooks, recordings, whitepapers, and other digital products, and generates thousands of dollars each month in passive income. He will show you how to carve out your own niche […]

By August 9, 2018 Read More →
Deltina Hay – Design and Host Your Own Online Courses

Deltina Hay – Design and Host Your Own Online Courses

Elearning is one of the fastest growing industries worldwide. For authors and publishers, this is a unique opportunity to tap into an additional revenue stream. This presentation introduces authors and publishers to the elearning market, and outlines how they can use their existing book content to produce and sell elearning courses. General Outline: • What […]

By August 8, 2018 Read More →
Charmaine Hammond – Host Your Own Book Tour with the Help of Sponsors

Charmaine Hammond – Host Your Own Book Tour with the Help of Sponsors

Learn how to plan your next book tour that is profitable and less stressful.  You will learn where sponsors play a role in your tour, how to find sponsors and what to say when you find them,  how to build long-lasting relationships with corporate sponsors, and the steps to take secure in-kind and cash sponsorship […]

By August 8, 2018 Read More →
Joseph Alexander – 7-Figure Niche Publishing (Really!)

Joseph Alexander – 7-Figure Niche Publishing (Really!)

If you want to earn a living from writing, this session will show you how creating website content and niche books can lead to a highly profitable author-publisher business. Fundamental-changes.com, a music education site that offers free instructional videos and books for sale, has grown to generate over 7-figures in annual revenues. We’ll cover the […]

By August 8, 2018 Read More →
Stephanie Chandler – Launch That Book!

Stephanie Chandler – Launch That Book!

Sell More Books with Pre-Sale Campaigns, Beta Readers, and Amazon Ads Many writers publish their books before realizing how important it is to have a marketing plan ready before the book is released into the wild. Avoid this mistake with your next book by planning a launch campaign that gets big results. In this content-rich […]

By August 8, 2018 Read More →
Robin Hair – How to Develop and Host In-Person Events and Workshops

Robin Hair – How to Develop and Host In-Person Events and Workshops

This event will present details and common misinformation about how to successfully create and implement high impact, memorable events. You will also learn how to build support for marketing your events to the right people. Attendees will also learn how to develop a successful turnkey approach to event planning that delivers year-after-year of growth and […]

By August 8, 2018 Read More →
John Cousins – Make Money with Udemy Courses and Blogging on Medium

John Cousins – Make Money with Udemy Courses and Blogging on Medium

We don’t write to make money, we make money so we can write.  We all can use more money from the content we have created. The good news is you have already done the heavy lifting and hard work if you have written content.  You have already done the research and have put your ideas […]

By August 8, 2018 Read More →
Judith Briles – How to Get Paid to Speak and Sell Books

Judith Briles – How to Get Paid to Speak and Sell Books

How to Get Paid to Speak and Sell Books Speaking sells books—lots of them. Savvy authors learn quickly that hoping book buyers find theirs on Amazon or in any other bookstore may be wishful thinking. They learn and embrace the old-fashioned “face-to-face” approach: have a meaningful message; create insight and magic with their words offering […]

By February 20, 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 20, 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 February 20, 2018 Read More →
Andy Crestodina – Author Websites, Blogs and Website Traffic Generation

Andy Crestodina – Author Websites, Blogs and Website Traffic Generation

[Description forthcoming] Andy Crestodina is a co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Orbit Media, an award-winning 38-person web design company in Chicago. Over the past 18 years, Andy has given digital marketing advice to 1000+ businesses. He speaks at big marketing conferences, writes for big marketing blogs and he hosts a little marketing podcast, Content […]

By February 18, 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 February 16, 2018 Read More →
Tai Goodwin – Build a Business Around Your Book

Tai Goodwin – Build a Business Around Your Book

On average, self-published authors sell less than 200 books. And if you are fortunate enough to get an advance from a traditional publisher, your royalties are typically between just 10-16% (up to 25% for some small publishing houses). Either way when you do the math, authors are not making a lot of money from book […]

By February 15, 2018 Read More →
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 →