Audio Postcard: Teaching by Telephone

Scroll down for an example of an audio postcard. I use an app on my phone and share a 3-5 minute tip. You can either write up what you want to say ahead of time, and record it... or you can share your message and transcribe it. Posting an audio, and it's text, in a blog posts makes for great blog content. Scroll down to enjoy the text and the audio postcard! Teaching on the topic of your book, not only generates more book sales, … [Read more...]

The Power of Offering a Challenge Experience to Your Audience

Offering a challenge experience to your audience is a great way to grow your business, your brand, and your book sales. By offering a challenge experience you can also grow your email list, your credibility and your bottom line. Challenges provide a wonderful way to deliver content and a manageable way for students to consume content and apply what they learn, in a step-by-step fashion. There are no hard and fast rules when it comes to … [Read more...]

What Do You Blog About? Blogging Tips and Show and Tell Time!

by D'vorah Lansky Blogging is a wonderful way to share your thoughts, share knowledge, and engage in conversations with your audience. As part of today's blog post, I'd like to invite you to share a link to your blog! Tell us what your blog is about and what you enjoy about blogging. Additionally, if applicable, tell us about your book. Scroll down to the comments section below to share about your blog! Grow Your Author Platform with a … [Read more...]

Believe in the Power of Your Dreams: What is the “Why” Behind Your Dreams?

by D'vorah Lansky As the new year approaches I'm looking at how I can bring even more value to our author community. Every fiber of my being is leading me towards focusing on helping you to develop relationships with your audience and leaders in your field before focusing on the tech side of things. I really believe that by getting clear about your "why" and your dreams and by growing your following, your fan base, and your book sales, you will … [Read more...]

Clear Your Mind and Clear Your Desk with an Author Brain Dump Exercise

(Productivity Challenge Members - Thank you for Completing This Week's Questionnaire. Please scroll down and "join in the conversation!") One of my favorite organizing activities is what I call a "brain dump" exercise. When I first participated in this exercise, in around 2008, I was working many hours, but I was not earning "many dollars." After participating in the brain dump exercise, my business exploded. Within six months of filling out … [Read more...]

Replay and a Collection of Productivity Tips from Our Author Community

Becoming more productive and organized will allow us to accomplish more and make time for the things that we need to do and those that we want to do. The following tips are from our author community, in response to a recent survey. Thank you all for sharing your brilliance! D'vorah Another way you can learn more about becoming more productive is to listen in to the replay from our Productivity Workshop! In this workshop D'vorah shares her … [Read more...]