Topic: Publishing at Sea

It’s a working, learning vacation on the fabulous Symphony of the Seas!

It’s a working, learning vacation on the fabulous Symphony of the Seas!

Come Cruise with Me!
Over 7 days fabulous days January 25 to February 1, 2020
Get ready to change your publishing and authoring life.
It’s working, learning vacation on the fabulous Symphony of the Seas!
Create Your Ultimate Bestseller
Authors who need a crash course in book publishing before they write; need to create demand for books that aren’t selling; who want to learn the latest strategies in marketing, publicity and how to keep the sanity in an overwhelming world …

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Successful Authors Embrace the Big Four Publishing DNA

Successful Authors Embrace the Big Four Publishing DNA

Once upon a time, in a land not so far away, there were two types of publishing: the real  publishing route where mega-thousands of books were printed each year; authors were paid moneys upfront called advances; publisher reps happily pitched books that only real authors wrote; all marketing and publicity were handled by the publisher for an author when the book was published and available via real bookstores; and to claimed the moniker of a …

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Come on the working vacation for authors in January

Come on the working vacation for authors in January

COME CRUISE WITH ME … with US in January. Who are we? Just seven of the best and brightest in publishing on the High Seas, that’s who. Join John Kremer, Kathy Meis, Daniel Hall, Kelly Johnson, Rebecca Finkel, Ashlee Bratton and yours truly. New programs. Think of spending seven awesome days working and playing in mid-January. And with us. When we are in ports … you play all day and night. When we are at …

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How Would You Like to Come on the Publishing at Sea Cruise at a Discount?

How Would You Like to Come on the Publishing at Sea Cruise at a Discount?

 
This is a different blog today. It has an opportunity for you and your book in a quasi-far away place.

I’m a firm believer in getting away to learn. To merge with others of “like-minded” … away from home, from the office, from everyday “noise” and I do it at least once a year.
Sometimes it’s a learning conference just for me. Sometimes, it’s a writing retreat where the phone, the staff, the doorbell, the anything that …

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Join Me at Sea in January! …. Here’s 30 Sizzling Tips for Authors?

Join Me at Sea in January! …. Here’s 30 Sizzling Tips for Authors?

Last week, the Publicity Hound Joan Stewart, Amazon and Library Expert Amy Collins, Authors Virtual Assistant Kelly Johnson, Award-Winning Book Designer Rebecca Finkel, Writing and Audio Expert Mara Purl and yours truly, The Book Shepherd® shared multiple tips, tricks and ahas to support authors, their books and marketing efforts.

As promised to the 400+ registrants, we recorded the webinar that featured 30 Sizzling Tips for Authors. Your link for replay is HERE. 
Thirty plus one tips were …

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Get ready for a popcorn-packed 60 minutes of hot tips … you can’t stop eating!

Get ready for a popcorn-packed 60 minutes of hot tips … you can’t stop eating!

30 Sizzling Tips for Authors Pops this Week … and We Are Going to Sea!

I have six questions for you today.

1     Would you like to know instantly … I mean instantly … what the keywords and key phrases that the top influencers in your industry or the best-selling authors you consider your competitors are using?
2     Would you like to learn one, make your book pop off the shelf book trick that will make your book soar in …

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Join me at Sea next January with 6 Publishing Pros!

Join me at Sea next January with 6 Publishing Pros!

Join us for a webinar on Jul 11, 2017 at 4:00 PM MDT.

Register now! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8243926363111827969 
 
On Tuesday, July 11th (6 ET, 5 CT, 4 MT, 3 PT.) … 30 awesome and Hot Publishing Ahas and Tips from six amazing publishing pros: Judith Briles, Joan Stewart, Rebecca Finkel, Kelly Johnson, Mara Purl and Amy Collins. Plus we always throw in a few more that you won’t want to miss! 
What author and writer don’t want savvy insider tips and …

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Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

Day 4 … we are in San Juan Puerto … I’m ready to hit the streets this afternoon after our AM sessions that Joan Stewart, the Publicity Hound walks everyone through the creation of a press release and Kelly Johnson, the Author’s Virtual Assistant reveals in Tech Tools Demystified. Last night, we were all rock’in ‘n roll’in with Elvis impersonator—too much fun!

Joan’s aha tip … go to Amazon and look up the “log line” for …

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