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5 Tips for a Perfect Pitch to Get Investment for Your Book Publishing Business

By on Mar 23, 2017 in Special Features

If you want to launch a book publishing business, you need to have a solid vision and an equally solid business plan, but the most important of all is that you need money to get everything rolling. Ironically, money is also the most difficult part to get if you don’t have funding yet. There are some various options available, including grant providers, bank loans,...

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How to Recruit Staff for Your Book Publishing Business

By on Mar 22, 2017 in Special Features

The publishing landscape is undergoing many changes. Today it is easier to publish a book than before, thanks to the scope of the internet and technology. If you want your book business to flourish though, you will certainly require the help of graphic designers, virtual assistants, website designers and editors. A graphic designer provides writers with book covers,...

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How Doing Improvisational Comedy Can Help Your Storytelling

By on Mar 21, 2017 in Special Features

Your creativity can be one of the most powerful tools you can have in your writing toolbox. If you’re not feeling particularly creative, this can have a direct negative bearing on your writing. The question then is how do you maintain your creativity? Doing improvisational comedy (or simply improv) is one way. If you’ve never heard of improv, it is an art form...

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Why Focusing On Impact Rather than Income Will Make You a Successful Writer

By on Mar 20, 2017 in Special Features

What makes a writer successful? Is it the number of books he or she has in print? How many copies the individual has sold worldwide? How much money the person has made? The easiest and most incorrect answer would be that a successful writer has a string of bestsellers to attach to his or her name. This is wrong. When you are focusing on the impact your work will...

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5 Reasons to Start Some Freelance Writing in Your Own Time

By on Mar 19, 2017 in Special Features

Being a freelancer involves providing a service for which you know there is a demand. You carry out the service, and a client pays you for it in return. Freelance writing of course means providing writing services to customers. Many writers make a fulltime living off their freelance work. However, many people have other jobs and do some freelance writing work on the...

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5 Signs Your New Book Business Might Not Succeed

By on Mar 17, 2017 in Special Features

Starting any type of venture has large amounts of risk involved. Starting a book business is no exception. In order to run your business, and progress through the numerous stumbling blocks along the way, a lot of dedication, persistence and confidence is required. Usually, if you’re able to write books for a distinct market of readers out there who want what you...

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