Q & A: Are hybrid publishing services worth the money?
Publishing | Q&A | Self-publishing | Traditional Publishing

Q & A: Are hybrid publishing services worth the money?

Good question, Maria! Let’s look at the three most common types of publishing: If the company you’re hearing from is legit, it’s most likely a hybrid publishing service. This isn’t a bad way to go, especially if you’re struggling with the traditional and independent publishing route, but it does cost more. That said, we’re always…

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…

Q & A: My Book is Finished. Now What?
Publishing | Q&A | Self-publishing | Traditional Publishing

Q & A: My Book is Finished. Now What?

James, what a great question! A lot of writers—both nonfiction and fiction—wonder what to do when their book is finished. First, congratulations on all you’ve accomplished. You’re tackling the hardest part right now—finishing your book. Your breadth of work shows your dedication. Seriously, that’s the hardest part. Now what to do? Step 1: Hire an…

10 Action Points from High Performance Academy 2019
Productivity | Conference

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
Productivity | Conference

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…