Why Business Writing Is Important to Your Success

Are Your Customers Getting the Right Message From You Through Your  Business Writing?   Carmen Rojas of Rojas Consulting and Stephanie Sims of Finance-ability invited me onto their show Roadmap to Entrepreneurial Marketing to discuss business writing and  how important it is to your entrepreneurial success. Often business owners don’t realize how important […]

Building Your Publishing Team

   Building a Team can Build Your Self-Publishing Business We all wish that we could hire our “dream teams”. To put out a great product, whatever that may be, takes a team of talented, knowledgeable and creative people. A good team will use their combined talents to help you reach […]

Publishing with Angela Bole, IBPA Executive Director

On today’s Indie Office Hours we invited Angela Bole, the Executive Director of the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA), to join us along with Phil Aston of Genius Loci. we discussed how “it takes a village” to get a great book in the hands of your readers. IBPA offers education and resources […]


Publishing, Crowdfunding Your Book, Marketing…It’s All Here!!!

Wow!  If you want to know about publishing, marketing and crowdfunding this was the week to find out how on Google+. First there was Indie Office Hours: POD Wars – Lightning Source vs. Create Space. Indie Office Hours which airs Tuesdays at noon, is one of my favorite shows and Charlotte Pierce and […]


Intergrating Social Media Into A Busy Writing Life

  Today’s Indie Office Hours Hangout on Social Media Integration was very interesting.  Charlotte Pierce of Pierce Press and Independent Publishers of New England (IPNE) was the host and guets were myself, Mike Alton of The Social Media Hat and Jason Frasca of   We all know that having an online presence is absolutely necessary if you are […]