Tag: book writing

The Biggest Misconception About Writing A Book…

14 Feb, 2018 , , ,

Do you know what it is? I hear it ALL the time. It’s also the number one thing holding people back from getting their story out for the world. The biggest misconception about writing a book is that only “great” writers can do it. Do you think when I wrote my first book I was […]

Someone Already Wrote My Book! Now What?

8 Feb, 2018 , , , , , , , ,

I get this from authors A LOT: “I have an idea for a book, but it’s already been done a hundred times!” Or… “I want to write a book, but I’m not an expert. Who would want to hear from me?” A great example comes to mind…   Only You Can Start Your Book On […]

Resolutions Are Great, But Why Wait

19 Dec, 2017 , , , , , , , , ,

No matter how you celebrate this time of year, you can’t help but get swept up in the spirit and energy of everyone around you. And, what is one of the most common messages we hear this time of year? New Year’s Resolutions! Each year promises to be a fresh start, a chance to push […]

Does Writing a Book Scare You?

22 Nov, 2017 , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Over the years, I’ve met a lot of business owners, leaders, entrepreneurs and plenty of other people who had a story in them but were afraid to tell it. They thought, “who am I to write a book?” Who are you not to write a book? There are plenty of “reasons” you might think authorship […]

Make Your Book STAND OUT From the Crowd!

15 Nov, 2017 , , , , , , , , , ,

Nowadays, writing a book is easier and more common than ever. It used to be the only way to write a book was to get the attention of a big name publisher, who would then buy the rights to your book and handle everything from editing, publishing, and printing to distribution and marketing. Well, there’s […]

Feeling Stuck – Write a Book!

8 Nov, 2017 , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Whenever winter starts to roll around and the New Year is just around the corner, I find a lot of people begin questioning themselves. What am I doing? Where am I going? Do I like the path I’m on? Why do I feel stuck? Am I capable of doing something different? Yes, you are! Even […]

Write a Book and Earn the Credibility You’ve Always Dreamed Of

1 Nov, 2017 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Think of the last article or book you read. What made you believe and trust the source? Did someone recommend it to you? Did you already know the author? Regardless of your motivation, one criterion had to be met: credibility. We are inclined to trust others when the source is: Credible; Reliable; Helf in high […]

Simple Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Your Book

25 Oct, 2017 , , , ,

I’m so happy you’ve decided to write a book! Once you become an author, you’ll gain greater brand recognition, attract lucrative speaking engagements and generate new streams of income. But, most importantly you’ll change the world and leave a legacy with YOUR STORY! To make the most of your author platform, consider the following mistakes […]

5 Ways Writing a Book Will Change Your Life

18 Oct, 2017 , , , , , , , , , , ,

Imagine if you have the solution to someone else’s problem, but without your book they never found it? There’s no reason NOT to write your book, but a million reasons why you SHOULD. Getting your book on paper is just the tip of the iceberg; not only will you book significantly change the lives of […]

A Step-By-Step Guide to More Effective Writing

20 Sep, 2017 , , , , , ,

When I first started writing my book I only knew one thing for sure: I wanted to tell my story because I knew my story mattered. I know you have a story just waiting to get into the hands to those who need it most. I want to help you share your story because it […]

5 Ways “Book Bound” Will Make You an Author

13 Sep, 2017 , , , ,

It’s that time of year again! “Book Bound By The Sea” is just around the corner. Most “Book Bounders” will agree this 2-and-a-half day event will get your book OUT of your head and ON to paper. What have hundreds of authors experienced at “Book Bound,” and what’s waiting for you whenever you’re ready to […]

How to Be a Better Writer (According to Harvard University)

20 Apr, 2017 , ,

If you want to be a better writer, you’ve come to the right place! Our brains are essentially machines. They operate and process information in a measurable way, meaning writing can be broken down to a science. Of course, there are aspects of creativity and self-expression that make writing a true art form, yet there […]

14 Signs of Emotional Intelligence Every Business Owner and Writer Needs

14 Apr, 2017 , , , ,

Emotional intelligence is an effectively intangible trait, yet its effects couldn’t be more relevant. ` In fact, 90% of top performers have outstanding emotional intelligence. Some tests offer scientific, quantifiable data to access emotional intelligence (EQ), but such tests usually come at a cost. Instead, here are surefire behaviors, pointing in the direction of high […]

6 Criteria To A Great Title

11 Apr, 2017 , , , ,

“What’s in a name?”, Shakespeare once said. Today we asked, “What’s in a title?” What about a great title? The truth is, your book could have some great, standout titles — the trick is finding it. Here are six criteria to a truly great title. 1. It Stands out and Is Distinctive. A great title […]

Is All Press Really Good Press? How to Deal with the Haters

22 Mar, 2017 , ,

The simple answer is no. Bad press exists, and unfortunately, some of it is malicious in its intent. When bad press strikes, you have the opportunity to react to in a multitude of ways. You can lash out, get angry and essentially give the “haters” exactly what they want OR you can be calm, cool, […]

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