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Book Signings: Are they Valuable?

Ever wonder whether or not you should do a book signing? Not sure how to make the most of one if you did do it? We at Guide My Brand get asked this question a LOT. Our authors want to know, "How much value is there...

Get Paid Speaking Gigs

71 That's the number of times I've been paid to speak. Maybe more…I feel like I'm missing a few. I had to update my CV a little while ago for a proposal I was submitting, which required me going back and adding three years of speaking...

Book Launch: An Inside Look at a Client Launch

If you've been following me for a while, you know that I always recommend planning for your book launch at least 90 days in advance. Last week was the official book launch for one of our clients, and she started working with us almost 6 months ago. I know it...

Becoming a Bestseller: Landing Your Book on a List

If you’re writing a book, start planning your publicity opportunities at least 90 days in advance. Ideally you want your interviews and features to come out during your book launch week - that’s your best opportunity to land on a bestseller list. If you start to pitch...