Archives for September 2015

Inspiring Facts for Authors

“The reason successful people read to improve themselves is because it separates them from the competition and they are able to see more opportunities.” ~ Success Magazine Fact One: If you are reading books every day on marketing, business, sales, public speaking, management, leadership, biographies of successful people, and reading in the genre that you write, you will separate yourself from other authors. “Creativity has become the most … [Read more...]

Authors: This One Sheet of Paper is Amazing!

You probably lack many things including time, money, and opportunities. Remember this key point: “Imagination is the one thing that will make up for everything you lack.” This means your powerful imagination will ignite after writing this one sheet of paper and success will follow! Note: Being different is the only edge you have over thousands of unproven authors who are doing the same thing. Take this sheet of paper seriously! Step One: … [Read more...]

Authors: Remove Excuses, Add Success

Here are the average Top 5 excuses authors use for not becoming successful: No time. No money. No connections. No support from others. No motivation. (Procrastination.) These are “easy” excuses for authors to make. You might have said, “It doesn’t seem possible for me to become wealthy selling my books.” My response is, “Actually, it doesn’t seem possible why you can’t become wealthy selling your books.” The reason for my … [Read more...]

Using “Why” for Author Marketing

Are you struggling with marketing? There’s a simple reason why this happens. You’re rolling the dice, rather than conveying an attractive message. Here’s the process on how 98% of authors try to sell books. First: The author explains “what” they wrote. Second: The author explains “how” to order the book. Third: If asked, the author explains “why” they wrote the book. A common example of an author posting on Facebook, “I wrote a … [Read more...]

Marketing Advice for Authors

Before you begin, decide on four things: First: Decide that you want to become an author who will be ranked in the top 20% of your genre. Second: Decide that you will invest at least 3% of your income each month into your marketing plan and improving as an author. Third: Decide that you will read at least 9 minutes a day. You will read books that are in the same genre you write, along with business books of all types, biographies of … [Read more...]