Author Archive: Stephanie Chandler

Stephanie Chandler is the founder of the Nonfiction Authors Association and Nonfiction Writers Conference, and author of several books including "The Nonfiction Book Marketing Plan" and "Own Your Niche." A frequent speaker at business events and on the radio, she has been featured in Entrepreneur, BusinessWeek, and Wired magazine.

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Recording: How to Make a Living with Your Writing with Joanna Penn

Recording: How to Make a Living with Your Writing with Joanna Penn

Yes, it is possible to make a living with your writing! In this inspirational and info-packed talk, you will discover how to use both fiction and non-fiction books to build multiple streams of income, as well as utilizing a blog, email list and other ideas to grow your business online. Joanna Penn is a New […]

4 Ways to Ensure Readability in Your Writing by Barbara McNichol

4 Ways to Ensure Readability in Your Writing by Barbara McNichol

“Writings are useless unless they are read, and they cannot be read unless they are readable.” – Theodore Roosevelt If Roosevelt lived in today’s world, he might have known that 6% of the time wasted in corporations is due to poorly written communications. Of course, your goal is readability. At the same time, you desire […]

Nonfiction Authors Summer Challenge – Join Us!

Nonfiction Authors Summer Challenge – Join Us!

Summer is a time when we typically relax and enjoy time with family and friends, as we should because making memories is what life is all about. But the slower summer months can also present an excellent opportunity to dedicate time to meet your author goals. Whether you’re writing your first (or next) book, working […]

Recording: Brady Patterson – How to Build Profitable Online Courses

Recording: Brady Patterson – How to Build Profitable Online Courses

Join us as Brady Patterson, COO of Success Road Academy, discusses How to Build Profitable Online Courses. As an expert in your field, online courses are one of the most powerful strategies you can add to your business to position you even stronger as the go-to expert and more. They help your business generate consistent qualified leads, […]

Teleseminar: John Cousins – How to Monetize Your Content

Teleseminar: John Cousins – How to Monetize Your Content

Event Date: August 22, 2018 | Time: 10AM PT / 1PM ET Join us as John Cousins discusses How to Monetize Your Content. Link to slideshare on Business Models for Writers. About John Cousins John is an author of over 20 books, blogger, podcaster, online course creator, investor, inventor, entrepreneur and musician. John began his […]

Teleseminar: Kate Frank – Success Strategies for Highly Sensitive Writers

Teleseminar: Kate Frank – Success Strategies for Highly Sensitive Writers

Event Date: August 15, 2018 | Time: 10AM PT / 1PM ET Join us as Kate Frank shares Success Strategies for Highly Sensitive Writers. Do you sometimes feel a little overwhelmed by the world? Do you prefer time alone over being a room full of people? Do you find the evening news depressing, to the […]

Teleseminar: Katrina Shawver: Bringing Someone Else’s Story to Life-Advice for Writing Memoirs & Personal Stories

Teleseminar: Katrina Shawver: Bringing Someone Else’s Story to Life-Advice for Writing Memoirs & Personal Stories

Event Date: August 8, 2018 | Time: 10AM PT / 1PM ET Join us as Katrina Shawver discusses Bringing Someone Else’s Story to Life – Advice for Writing Memoirs & Personal Stories. About Katrina Shawver Katrina Shawver is a writer, blogger, speaker, and the author of “Henry: A Polish Swimmer’s True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz […]

Teleseminar: Blake Atwood & Clay Morgan: How to Create Amazon Alexa Skills

Teleseminar: Blake Atwood & Clay Morgan: How to Create Amazon Alexa Skills

Event Date: August 1, 2018 | Time: 10AM PT / 1PM ET Join us as Blake Atwood & Clay Morgan share How to Create Amazon Alexa Skills (Amazon’s version of an app) Tens of millions of users own Amazon’s Echo family of products, which are the voice recognition devices also known as Alexa. In the […]

Ask, Don’t Tell (And More Books You’ll Sell) by Brian Jud

Ask, Don’t Tell (And More Books You’ll Sell) by Brian Jud

Doctor asks questions to get information before making a diagnosis. Litigators ask questions of witnesses to build their cases. Journalists ask questions to generate information for their articles. Similarly, when selling to a corporate buyer, authors and publishers should ask questions to acquire information, exchange ideas, build their case, establish rapport and trust, and uncover […]

Power Up Your Nonfiction Book: Essential Content to Include when Writing Your Manuscript

Power Up Your Nonfiction Book: Essential Content to Include when Writing Your Manuscript

As you write your next book, you will likely follow some sort of outline and include some of the usual elements like footnotes and appendix. But there are some additional items you may want to consider adding to your manuscript in order to maximize the reader experience while building your mailing list and revenues. Free […]