Authors

Why a book may NOT end up helping your business

When you’re writing a book, you’re not just doing it to say you’ve written a book. You’re not only interested in getting your message into the hands of more people. You don’t only want to make money from immediate book sales or advances. When you’re taking...

What Every Aspiring Author Needs to Know

If you're an author, or aspiring to be one, this is for you. I've written two books myself, including one that landed me a HUGE advance from a big NY publishing company. I've also worked with dozens of authors, including self-published, independently-published and commercially-published authors. And regardless...

Timeline for Writing a Nonfiction Book

I frequently receive emails asking to know more about the process of writing a book and acquiring a literary agent. One of the things I have to explain is just how lengthy the process is from book idea to holding a published book in your hands –...