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Ghostwriting a Business Book

You’re a business leader with a business to run.  You may also have a great idea for a business book that will, in fact, expand your business. The problem is moving from idea to words on a page. That is … Continue reading

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Hiring the Right Ghostwriter

Hiring the right ghostwriter is a worthwhile idea for anyone who has an interesting story to tell, a valuable message to deliver, or powerful tools to share. If you’ve thought about writing a novel, biography, business book, self-help book, or … Continue reading

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Content Editing vs. Copy Editing

Here is the question:  Is there a difference between copy editing and proofreading?  From a writer’s point of view, there is, but there isn’t.  Some will say that the copy editor is tasked with the job of checking written material … Continue reading

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The Business of Self-Publishing

Every person who writes a book is an entrepreneur.  Yes, there is an aspect of art in writing a book, but there is an equal part which is all business. You embraced the art, now you have to embrace the … Continue reading

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Five Steps in the Self-publication Process

You’ve written an awesome book. It may be your first, your second, or your tenth. It may be a novel, biography, business book, or self-help book. Now it is time to see your creation in print, in an e-book format, … Continue reading

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The Amazon Book Puzzle

Selling books on Amazon can and should be a positive. If you’ve written a novel, biography, business book, or self-help book, you want to maximize your relationship with Amazon. Let’s talk about how. Amazon is in the business of selling … Continue reading

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Independent Publishing – What Is It?

Independent Publishing is about you as an author going into business. Yes, the business begins with the writing of that special novel, biography, business book, or self-help book that you have long dreamed of completing, or with the hiring of … Continue reading

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Know Your Book Designer

When you are independently publishing your book or self-publishing, a book designer can and should be your best friend. After all the work you’ve put into creating a special novel, biography, business book, or self-help book, you deserve a finished … Continue reading

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Independent Publishing vs. Vanity Presses

If you’ve spent as many days, weeks, and months as I have writing your very important and extremely special book, it is vital that you know the difference between publishing your book independently or relying on vanity presses or pay-to-publish … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing Mistakes

Self-publishing is world filled with opportunities. It is also a world filled with challenges, uncertainty, and, very often, disappointment. If you are self-publishing, it means you’ve spent considerable time writing your book or collaborating with a ghostwriter. Whether you’ve written … Continue reading

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