Stocking Your Book with Independent Stores

Now your book has gone to print and you have taken a breath, it’s the perfect time to look at how you, the publisher, can ensure your book is available in the places your reader likes to visit. When you self publish your book with Author Support Services it will go out through our distribution…

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Creating a Companion Course for Your Book

Books are great, don’t get me wrong (I have to say that on a book writing website), but what comes next? What if they love your book, your content and your concepts, but they want to learn more? What if they are looking for a deeper experience? A companion course could be the perfect way…

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Sales Page in a Non-fiction Book

You have a very good opportunity at the end of your non-fiction book to include a sales page of some kind. “A sales page?!” I hear you shout.  “How dare you!  I can’t force sales on my reader!  What a terrible thought! I am a decent person!  I am a writer!” Before you hang me…

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Bigger Is Not Always Better; Better Is Better

As my business has changed and I have had time away from doing and more time being, I have found time to reflect on whether to grow bigger or to focus more on being the best at what we do. This month on the blog I’ve been musing on the meaning of success…

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Networking – can you learn to love it?

Networking – Can You Learn to Love It?

You are doing work you truly believe in, writing books and changing the world. There’s only one catch. You can’t change the world if no one gets to find out about you. Networking is an essential ingredient in your business success, and yet many people struggle to find the joy in it. You know I run a…

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