The Easiest Way to CReate Graphics & Book Covers (Stencil Review)
Graphic Design | Reviews | Web Design

The Easiest Way to CReate Graphics & Book Covers (Stencil Review)

Do you ever need great graphics for social media or even ebook covers, but don’t want to pay a graphic artist? Then it’s time to check out Stencil, the easiest-to-use graphic program available. I’m no artist, but I’ve created most of my own social media graphics, page headers, ebook covers and more – and Stencil…

How to Get Others to Broadcast Your Blog Posts (MissingLettr Curate Review)
Reviews | Social Marketing

How to Get Others to Broadcast Your Blog Posts (MissingLettr Curate Review)

Chris reviews MissingLettr’s Curate – a powerful way to get others to share your content with your target audience. Post great blog articles, get others to share them, and find articles from others that you want to share. Share your content to the curate library, select hashtags related to your niche, watch your traffic and…

10 Action Points from High Performance Academy 2019
Conference | Productivity

10 Action Points from High Performance Academy 2019

Gena and I took a lot away from High Performance Academy with Brendon Burchard this past week—an unforgettable 4 days designed to impact your personal life and your business from all sides. The thing about attending a motivational conference is that it’s EASY to get excited and go back to “the way things were.” But…

10 Key Takeaways from High Performance Academy 2019
Conference | Productivity

10 Key Takeaways from High Performance Academy 2019

We just returned to home after a highly energetic and motivating 4 days at High Performance Academy with Brendon Burchard. Attending a conference on personal productivity like this is inspiring, moving and—more than anything—it lets you see that you are not alone in this space. Two thousand people came together for HPA2019 from 30 countries…

Adjusting My Website for Book Sales (SPF Journal)
Self-publishing | Web Design

Adjusting My Website for Book Sales (SPF Journal)

As mentioned in my last post, I’m working my way through Mark Dawson’s Self Publishing Formula in an attempt to boost my online Kindle sales. Two days in and I’m barely scratching the surface of this course. In the first module, Mark talks about using your website as your hub for your community; that is, the place…

My One Month Deep Dive Into Self-Publishing (A Journal)
Self-publishing

My One Month Deep Dive Into Self-Publishing (A Journal)

Today I started what promises to be a month long deep dive into self-publishing, Amazon ads and the KDP platform. While I’ve had great commercial success with many of my titles published traditionally, my self-published books through Amazon have become stagnant. Given what I know of today’s publishing market, there’s no reason for this other…

WOOP Is the Scientifically-proven Way to Get Your Novel Written
Productivity

WOOP Is the Scientifically-proven Way to Get Your Novel Written

If you’ve ever set a New Year’s resolution only to have missed it by January 2, I’m right there with you. “This year I’m going to finish that novel!”…and then you realize that was your goal last year. Sigh. I get it. It’s easy to have great intentions, and great expectations, only to find yourself drowning…