Tag: writing a book

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

The “PRINCE”-iples of Success, Pt. 2: 6 Questions

3 May, 2017 , , , ,

Welcome back to our “PRINCE”-iples of Success blog series! In our last post, we defined the first two “PRINCE”-iples of Success: Passion & Purpose. If you haven’t read Part 1 yet, pause and go back.  I promised we’d dig deeper into those first two “PRINCE”-iples and get strategic in how we define them. So, without […]

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 […]

Using Facebook to Promote Your Book, Part II

13 Mar, 2017 , , ,

Last week, we discussed the first 6 steps in the process. If you missed my post, check it out here! Today, let’s talk about the remOur next post will be on the remaining st 7. Create a Facebook Ad. Facebook ads are simple, cost effective and ideal for targeting a particular niche audience. Most people […]

Using Facebook to Promote Your Book

9 Mar, 2017 , , ,

Raise your hand if you have a Facebook. Now, keep your hand raised if you’ve ever considered Facebook as a tool to promote your book or business. If you haven’t already, you should! Facebook may have started as a personal networking site, but it has become so much more. As an author, you should explore […]

The Different Personalities of Writers

7 Mar, 2017 , , ,

What does a writer look like? How do they act? What are their strengths and weaknesses? HOW and WHY do they write in the first place? If you’ve been searching for definitive answers, stop now! No True Definition There is no singular definition of what a writer is. It’s one of the things I so […]

What to Know Before Self-Publishing Your Book

22 Feb, 2017 , , ,

Guess what? You have a story and your story MATTERS. I truly believe this — and so should you! Believing in your story and the power it has to change lives is a profound, life-changing revelation. The next step, is getting your book OUT of your head and ON paper — easier said than done, […]

A Year in Reflection…

16 Jan, 2017 , , , , ,

It’s already a few weeks into the New Year, but I still can’t get over how great 2016 was! Yes, there were challenges– when are there not? Yet, I continuously remind myself why I chase my passions every day in my business and personal life. In large part, it’s thanks to you– my reader! In celebration […]

10 Signs You’re Ready for “Book Bound By The Sea”

27 Dec, 2016 , , , ,

“Book Bound By The Sea” is just around the corner and it’s going to be a packed house! When you put dozens of like-minded authors together in the same place, it is nothing short of magic! Recently, however, I’ve received an influx of messages from those “on the fence” or not sure if “Book Bound” […]

Come Join Me by the Sea!

13 Oct, 2016 , ,

So, you read my post on writing a book, Think Writing a Book Won’t Benefit Your Business? Think Again!, and now your wheels are turning, right? You know writing a book will help promote your business, but you’re not sure how to get started. Then let me tell you about my exclusive “Book Bound by […]

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