Author Archive: Cheryl Callighan

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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 →
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 →
Bailey Davis – Demystifying Book Distribution

Bailey Davis – Demystifying Book Distribution

Building Your Business on Solid Rock: Sales, Then Distribution Many publishers think they need a distributor in order to be successful; that being distributed is the means to a successful end. In reality, finding a distribution partner is the end publishers should be utilizing other means to get to. Being distributed isn’t what makes a publishing business successful, it’s what publishing business needs once it becomes successful. To […]

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 →
Joan Stewart – Book Hooks: Fun, Timely, Creative Angles to Publicize Your Book

Joan Stewart – Book Hooks: Fun, Timely, Creative Angles to Publicize Your Book

When it comes to brainstorming publicity ideas for a book, many authors don’t know where to start. Joan will give you ideas galore and show you how to dive deep into your book where some of the best publicity hooks and angles are buried. You will learn: The one important thing you MUST decide before […]

By August 24, 2017 Read More →
Sandra Beckwith – How to Build Your Book Marketing Plan

Sandra Beckwith – How to Build Your Book Marketing Plan

Map Out Your Ultimate Book Marketing Plan A book marketing plan is your map to success as an author. Without a plan, you’ll be tempted to take the wrong fork in the road, or – even worse – not even start your book marketing journey. The book marketing planning process that leads to a map […]

By August 24, 2017 Read More →
Jim Horan – Marketing to Build Your Author Business

Jim Horan – Marketing to Build Your Author Business

Jim Horan is an experienced Fortune 500 executive, small business expert, advisor to non-profits, consultant, author/publisher and speaker.  Currently, he is the President/CEO of The One Page Business Plan Company. Twenty-three years ago, Jim did something incredibly brilliant or outrageously stupid…he simplified the business plan to a single page…and began a revolution which continues to […]

By August 24, 2017 Read More →