Tag: book signing

Why Book Signing Events Are a Waste of Time

Why Book Signing Events Are a Waste of Time

When you first envisioned writing and publishing your book, I’ll bet you had several images about what would happen, including the book-signing events you’d be participating in. Let me see if I can guess how this vision goes: You’re sitting at a long table with stacks of books next to you, gracefully scribbling your autograph […]

How to Autograph Your Book

How to Autograph Your Book

  The time has finally come! You’re a published author, and you’re about to autograph your very first book. It feels so momentous—you can’t just scribble the same messy signature you use for the electronic signature pad at the grocery store, right? What if your book and the signature in it are collectible one day? […]

What to Bring to Your Next Speaking Gig or Book-Signing Event (A Checklist)

What to Bring to Your Next Speaking Gig or Book-Signing Event (A Checklist)

I don’t know about you, but in the hours before I go to give a talk or presentation, I’m usually rushing around in a dozen different directions, trying to remember everything I need for the event. In the whirlwind of preparing for your next speech, workshop, or book-signing event, the following checklist I’ve developed for […]

Why Book Signing Events Are a Waste of Time

Why Book Signing Events Are a Waste of Time

When you first envisioned writing and publishing your book, I’ll bet you had several images about what would happen, including the book-signing events you’d be participating in. Let me see if I can guess how this vision goes: You’re sitting at a long table with stacks of books next to you, gracefully scribbling your autograph […]