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Expert Interview: Mark Schaefer, author of The Tao of Twitter

Expert Interview: Mark Schaefer, author of The Tao of Twitter

Name: Mark W. Schaefer Book Titles: The Tao of Twitter Return on Influence Born to Blog Social Media Explained The Content Code Website URL: www.businessesGROW.com Social Media Links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mark.schaefer3 Google+: https://plus.google.com/+MarkSchaefer/posts Twitter: https://twitter.com/markwschaefer LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/markwschaefer YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/MWSchaefer Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/markwschaefer/?ref=badge  You’ll be speaking at this year’s Nonfiction Writers Conference—May 4-6—can you give us a sneak […]

Teleseminar: Ray Ortega on How to Start Your Own Podcast

Teleseminar: Ray Ortega on How to Start Your Own Podcast

Event Date: November 18, 2015 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Ray Ortega discusses How to Start Your Own Podcast About Ray Ortega Hobbyist podcaster turned professional, Ray Ortega converted his (self-taught) skill and love for producing podcasts into a full-time career. Ray produces podcasts for the American Society for Microbiology, overseeing […]

Author Platform Defined – And Why You Need One Even if You Self-Publish

Author Platform Defined – And Why You Need One Even if You Self-Publish

Perhaps you’ve heard the term author platform bandied about at writer’s conferences, or in writing or publishing guides you’ve read, but you’re scratching your head as to a) what it is, and b) why it’s apparently so important to have in order to sell books. An author platform simply means that you have an audience—a […]

The Basics of Breaking into Professional Speaking

The Basics of Breaking into Professional Speaking

At some point in your author career, you will likely be invited to speak at an event. Though it may be among people’s top fears, public speaking has many advantages. As the featured speaker at an event, conference or meeting, you are perceived as the ultimate authority in the room. Speakers have a tremendous amount […]