• RSS Feed
  • Twitter
  • Facebook

Publishing

5 Comments

How to Get People to Fight to Have What You Offer

Posted by & filed under Publishing.

It’s time for a quality checkup on your latest idea. Let’s start by acknowledging the massive amount of freedom you possess at this very moment. Isn’t it amazing that right now, in your career you have total artistic freedom? You have complete control over:  The song you want to sing. The book you want to […]

Read More

18 Comments

The Fastest, Easiest Way to Eliminate Stress

Posted by & filed under Entrepreneurship, Personal Growth, Publishing, Resources.

I’ve got an intense month coming up. Andy Andrews, the author I manage, has a new book coming out on October 1—The Noticer Returns. It’s his first novel in over two years, and the sequel to his New York Times best-selling book The Noticer. The term “Noticer” refers to the central character of both books, […]

Read More

24 Comments

The Ultimate Guide to Building a Winning Team Around Your Personal Brand

Posted by & filed under Entrepreneurship, Publishing, Resources, Speaking.

In 2001, I had a lunch meeting that changed the way I run my business forever. The meeting was with Michael Hyatt, who, at the time, was the CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers—one of the largest publishing companies in the world (they were recently acquired by Harper Collins). I was pitching a manuscript by Andy […]

Read More

18 Comments

The Do’s and Don’ts of Writing a Book

Posted by & filed under Publishing.

DO: Write a book proposal, whether you intend to self-publish or not. Consider it an exercise that will give you clarity about ideas, structure, marketing, and more. DON’T: Depend on a publisher for all of your marketing/publicity. You should only depend on the publisher to print and distribute your book. DO: Create content that will […]

Read More

41 Comments

The Top 8 Mistakes New Authors Make

Posted by & filed under Publishing.

Due to the fact that I have managed an author for over 30 years and am now an author in my own right, people have a habit of sending me their book ideas or an actual book they’ve published. It’s always a HUGE honor when someone shares something that means so much to them with […]

Read More