Few activities are as rewarding as finishing your book and getting it published, the capstone of accomplishment. At different times, writing can be fun, cathartic, [...]
Author and dog lover Nick Jans shares his thoughts on Sit. Stand. Go! Author Kate Titus is an experienced canine therapist who specializes in helping [...]
Writing is a practical way of expressing yourself and passing on your knowledge, ideas and experiences to others. Ask any writer how they actually make [...]
John Winings has been the executive director of Haiti Fund, Inc. since May 2005. A graduate of the University of Illinois (BS, liberal arts and [...]
An understanding of the following parts of a book will help you properly construct your manuscript. Three Major Segments of a Book Most books are [...]
This is not a time when writing a book is a very good business model or financial retirement plan. Millions are published each year and their commodity profile makes the exercise of writing a book shrink in the face of the exercise of marketing the book. Nevertheless, a book establishes a person and helps with branding. In some respects a book is a calling card, a line on the resume that indicates one's persistence and personal discipline. It's true that I don't have a business card anymore -- just a copy of a book.
Authors become speakers; speakers become authors. There’s an obvious and beneficial connection between the two roles. Whether you’ve been a speaker, or you’re new to [...]