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How to book more business and own your niche

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Heck, she’s even written a book on the topic. Stephanie Chandler is a Silicon Valley refugee who left a stressful job on the [.]

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Book 10 of 52 in 52: The Media Training Bible - Brad Phillips

Speak and Deliver

Brevity and clarity are the two over-riding themes in the book, and Phillips has laid the book out in an ideal format - 101 tips, each just two pages.

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5 Questions to ask before you start to write your non-fiction book

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

A friend of mine told me he was starting to write a non-fiction book. congratulated him and asked, “Have you answered your who, what, where, when and why yet?”. “I’m writing a book,” he said, “not a news article. I don’t need to answer the W5.”. Before you start to write any non-fiction book, ask yourself who. He was right.

5 Reasons why you don't need to write a book | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This People ask me all the time how they can get a book deal. book is an outdated way to gain authority.

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Expressing your uniqueness in print

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" If meeting professionals dont know who you are and what you offer, how can they book you? seconds. seconds. Thats fast! and more!

Query letter: Multiple submissions

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

But most worry that your article might appear somewhere else before it appears in their publication—a legitimate fear, especially if the publication thinks it is buying first print rights (more on various rights later in the book), so it is just easier to say no to multiple submissions. That’s called a multiple submission. Thanks.

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How to write, sell, and market a business book – VII: Marketing Your Book

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

We’ve arrived at that point you maybe never thought you’d get to:  you’ve written your book, it’s going to be published soon, and you’re ready to market it.    You’re ready because you’re smart and you’ve realized that your publisher is going to do nothing to promote the book.    It’s up to you. 

Make a Change – Have Some Fun! « Elizabethkuhnke's Blog

Kuhnke Communication

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Networking with a difference

Kuhnke Communication

Places are limited so book now. To RSVP and for payment instructions please contact  charlotte@kuhnkecommunication.com or call (01491) 640919   Share this: Print Email Facebook Tags: Event , Henley on Thames , Networking , Speaking , Working Women Like Be the first to like this post. We look forward to seeing you there.

Are You Making These 5 Critical E-Commerce Mistakes?

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No Database Control All the big players make most of their money with legitimate broadcast email. Most website owners don’t make a serious effort to turn their visitors in to opt in subscribers and they don’t send enough email to their list. Most owners do not know the keywords used by prospects to find their products and services.

Authors versus publishers in the digital age

Max Atkinson

As many of you will know, there's quite a debate going on about Google's plan to make every book ever published available online. Does a book ever go out of print? And I've long been amazed that it seems to have stayed in print for as long as the 25 years since it was first published by Methuen in 1984. from Amazon USA).

Overcoming Performance Anxiety « Elizabethkuhnke's Blog

Kuhnke Communication

The fear of failure and embarrassment keep people from doing certain things in life, including speaking in front of an audience. You could faint. 

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Yes Checklist: what to discuss when and editor says yes to your article idea

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Contact information should include the publication’s name and address (especially if you have to invoice by mail), editor’s name, phone number, email address and perhaps fax number (seldom required; ask if you’ll need it). Almost every publication wants you to file by email. Article idea. Working title. Slant/angle. Deadline. Contacts.

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Market Your Book with a Movie Trailer

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VidLit produces short (generally under 3 minutes) Flash animations which it showcases on its own website and allows you to email to others.

Positioning/Promoting Your Book: That Online Video Trailer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"About 90% of your book's success is how effectively you position and promote it."   I add: This even applies to brandnames who publish books.    We're expected to have a book, at least if we want to be taken seriously.    But I also want to get across that I'm post-print

Asserting Yourself in the Workplace

Kuhnke Communication

Relax your shoulders, keeping your upper chest softly opened like a book. Consider your stance. Delay your introduction.

Do It « Elizabethkuhnke's Blog

Kuhnke Communication

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The Copywriting of Everything - Editorial is dead

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That ranges from resumes and cover letters to books and blogs. The marketing mindset has overtaken all forms of exposition. Not copywriting.

Women and Power « Elizabethkuhnke's Blog

Kuhnke Communication

Relax your shoulders, keeping your upper chest softly opened like a book.  Women do not fill their physical space.  Women nod when listening. 

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The Internet is NOT making us stupid - It's making us different

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  Email, too, has come in for its share of blame and experts have recommended that you schedule it, or ration it, or avoid it altogether.   Society – work, entertainment, and the arts – have been shifting from print to visual at a rapidly accelerating rate over the past half-century years.  Here’s what’s going on. 

How a Small Retailer Does Powerful E-Mail Marketing That Delivers Dollar Results

Content Marketing Today

This side of the business is so popular that they are booked two years ahead. Today, they do almost no traditional marketing.

How to Change the World: The 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint

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Read More] Tracked on January 01, 2006 at 03:05 PM » Guy Kawasaki blogging from evilzenscientist :: thoughts Guy Kawasaki (author of such titles as Selling the Dream - another must read book) has a new blog. It’s also true, however, in print: particularly in terms of trying to sell yourself to a publisher. Total bozosity. You can.

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How to Give a Good Media Interview | Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids

Or a podcaster send an email asking if you could be on their podcast. Now what? ’ here are some useful tips. 1. Check it out! Array

A practical guide to creating reference information: part 2

Onlignment

In part 1 , we examined how reference information differs from other learning content, the purposes it fulfils and the formats that it can take.

Snail Mail & Marketing Mix: Why we buy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Meanwhile the others, be they email, digital ads, cold calls, and television commercials, face a dogfight for attention. 

Social contexts for formal learning

Onlignment

Undoubtedly group learning will continue to play a dominant role in formal learning, even if more of this switches to online delivery and an element becomes asynchronous (using tools such as email, blogs and forums). The title of Russell’s book is The No Significant Difference Phenomenon , which says it all. Learning one-to-one.

IndieReader, Byline Disappeared, No Response From Founder Amy Edelman

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

sent an email to Edelman asking about this. It could have been in the small print of a contract I might have signed with IndieReader that the byline is disappeared after a certain period of time.   Books Branding careers Content-provider Current Affairs The Huffington Post linked to it. As we know, that niche is exploding.

Query Letter – Multiple Submissions/Follow Up

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

But most worry that your article might appear somewhere else before it appears in their publication—a legitimate fear, especially if the publication thinks it is buying first print rights (more on various rights later in the book), so it is just easier to say no to multiple submissions. That’s called a multiple submission. Thanks.

Tim Derian Celebrates Vivid Greetings/Graphics 30th Anniversary On LinkedIn Pulse - 4 Lessons Learned

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Daily I receive too many links to them in my email, on Facebook, and Twitter. Thought leaders, marketers, and official public relations representatives struggled with decisions about what to put out there in print. Content posted on LinkedIn Pulse can move the attention dial. That's the right kind of attention. and Vivid Graphics.

Writing services you can offer corporate clients

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

You keep this database up-to-date and send releases by email, fax, or mail to appropriate contacts. Articles for employee newsletters, newspapers, magazines, websites or email : Human resources departments have to communicate policies and procedures to all employees. Writing services you can offer corporate clients. Why not you?

The Writing Life: Now, all-business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Most of that is subject to measurements ranging from open rates on email blasts to page views on blogs. 

Networking with a difference

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Places are limited so book now. To RSVP and for payment instructions please contact  charlotte@kuhnkecommunication.com or call (01491) 640919   Share this: Print Email Facebook Tags: Event , Henley on Thames , Networking , Speaking , Working Women Like Be the first to like this post. We look forward to seeing you there.

The Word Business In Visual Age - Mastering The Infographic

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Clients expect us to strategically plan and often actually create the visuals for everything from social media to print books. Repurpose.

Top Ten Ways to Make Money Speaking

Great Public Speaking

The idea is that infinitely more people can buy what you know through books, tapes, CDs, E-books and videos than could ever hire you to speak.

How to Start Speaking at Events | chrisbrogan.com

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Are you hoping to share the learnings found in your awesome book (available for 24.95 And then a little while later, I was a paid speaker.

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New Economy, Same Old Loser Type: Low in EI [Emotional Intelligence]

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Back in 1995, psychologist Daniel Goleman published his then-breakthrough book "Emotional Intelligence."    Yesterday, I notified by email my network that my first novel "The Fat Guy From Greenwich" was in print.    The transmitted email was neutral.

Top 20 Seminar Scams and How to Avoid Them

Great Public Speaking

might add that this document is talking about expensive coaching / training programs sold at these seminars, not low cost items like books or a small CD set. Here’s an example that involves me. I was booked to speak at an event that I had done many times in the past. You email the vendor to request a refund. What to do? ….Don’t

The Self Publishing Deception

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Everyone wants their books inside Borders or Barnes and Noblebut its just not possible. The book costs about $15. Let me explain why.

How QR Codes Can Build Your Speaking Business

Great Public Speaking

The code can take users to a website, activate email or text, connect the device to a browser, provide coupons for products, and many other useful applications. Quick Response (QR) codes are a matrix type barcode that consist of a pattern of black squares on a white background. Smart phone owners can use their phone camera to scan the image.

AOL Jobs: My 13 weeks as Ana Marie Cox

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" That dream, although in 2004 I was 59 years old and primarily a print communicator, was to blog for a major brandname just like Cox.    A number of older professionals who have read my e-book "Geezer Guts" [ Download Geezerguts ] did that old-fashioned thing of calling me. But I did well. 

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