Tag Archives: Business

The Junkmail Vultures are Circling

For my birthday last year I received a subscription to Writer’s Digest as a gift, and a wonderful gift it has been.  From the articles to the market listings, any writer can find useful information.  The subscription however, has come … Continue reading

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The 5 Shalts and Shalt Nots of Book Trailers

Five years ago it was unheard of to use a book trailer to attract readers.  Today, it seems like new books are required to have one just to keep up with the market.  To me, using a video to sell … Continue reading

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Guest Post: “Greet for Success” by Narelle Davis

Today’s guest post comes from personal development guru Narelle Davis.  Her business Live Successfully Now helps entrepreneurs reach success and financial freedom.  Her blog covers topics helpful to anyone looking to improve their life and business skills. Greet for Success … Continue reading


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NYT Best Seller Barry Eisler turns down $500,000 advance in favor of Self Publishing

That’s right,  Mr. Eisler was offered a whopping half million dollar advance for his book from a mainstream publisher, and he said no.  For all of us struggling writers out here in the real world the thought seems completely insane.  … Continue reading

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