Topic: Extravagana

Authors and Virtual Assistants Are Like Peanut Butter and Jelly

Authors and Virtual Assistants Are Like Peanut Butter and Jelly

There isn’t author out there who doesn’t want more time in his or her day. Kelly Johnson will identify and demonstrate how in the Eagle session on May 1st at the Author U Extravaganza in Stage Right: It’s the Virtual Assistant … Add Time to Your Day Doing the Work You Love and Deal with the Overwhelm Factor.
Whether you just started your business or have been a business owner for years, chances are one of …

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Nuggets for Newbies in Publishing at the Author U Extravaganza

Nuggets for Newbies in Publishing at the Author U Extravaganza

Get 10 Time & Money-Saving Tips for Authors Just Starting Out … it’s Nuggets for Newbie Time …
Through the eyes of the designer, what is routinely seen that authors miss in working with their books and a designer? Nick Zelinger, multiple award-wining book designer of NZ Graphics, will offer up his top tips for newbies.
Not only is Nick the lead singer for the Thin Ice band, a multi-award winning book designer, he’s an author …

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WOWIE! Update for the Author U Extravaganza!

WOWIE!  Update for the Author U Extravaganza!

                                                     WOWZA … 
Below is the final Agenda for the Extravaganza. If you have already signed up, you know what’s coming your way. If you are still on the fence (why, we ask?!) … all Friday and Saturday registrants are welcome to attend the Publishing Strategy and Author Platform session from …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 10,2014

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 10,2014

21 days until the Extravaganza! Tick … Tick … Tick … 

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 03,2014

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 03,2014

If you think your book—be it fiction or nonfiction—just could be on film or TV, make sure you attend the Dinner and a Program next week.  

Today
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on crowdfunding for authors. Judith Briles will have Dan Poynter as her guest today—Dan Will be speaking at the Extravaganza on the new “book marketing targets”—don’t miss it. Tune in at 6 Eastern, 5 Central, 4 Mountain, 3 Pacific and …

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Author U Welcomes USA Book News as Extravaganza Sponsor!

Author U Welcomes USA Book News as Extravaganza Sponsor!

Online Media Company, USA Book News, to Sponsor AuthorU Extravaganza in Denver Colorado, May 1-3. The AuthorU Extravaganza will include seminars and workshops on a wide variety of topics that are critical to the success of emerging authors and writers, as well as established authors seeking guidance through the changing world of contemporary book publishing.
The online media company, USA Book News, located in Los Angeles, California has become a sponsor for the three day, annual …

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Creating Author and Book Promo Alerts

Creating Author and Book Promo Alerts

Author Headlines: Be Smart … or Be Square

How many times have you noodled your lead or headline to trash it, over and over? It could be for a blog, an article, a speech … and gulp, your book. Don’t you wish the headline gods would drop in, give you your zinger, so you can write or finish what you are working on?
Or, have you gone blank and you just can’t get the promo piece together? …

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5 Simple Ways to Improve your Ranking on Google a la Guy Kawasaki …

5 Simple Ways to Improve your Ranking on Google a la Guy Kawasaki …

 
  Guy Kawasaki is the opening keynote on Friday am at the Extravaganza. All attendees will get a copy of APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur,  his latest book. As the former Chief Evangelist for Apple computer and author of multiple NY Times bestsellers, he knows books, authoring and publishing. Be there. If you are an author who wants to be serious successful … you will be at the Extravaganza. No excuses allowed.
Here’s his Five Simple Ways …

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Authors: Are You Emotionally Driven or Intentionally Driven?

Authors: Are You Emotionally Driven or Intentionally Driven?

Emotions and Intentions. They affect us all when it comes to the book.

Sharing with a publishing colleague that I’m always amazed that authors wait until the last minute to sign up for things. “Pay more later for the same thing that I could have gotten for less sooner,” is their operating model. Or, “I just can’t make up my mind what I want to do, to be.” Or, “I don’t like to, don’t want, to …

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Take a short media-training course at the Author U Extravaganza

Take a short media-training course at the Author U Extravaganza

Have you wondered why celebrities being interviewed on television can look so calm when millions of people are watching them?  And have you ever wondered if you could do that?
At the Extravaganza you will learn how to perform on national television and radio while appearing calm and collected.

The key to any good performance is preparation. Just as actors do, media guests need to know what they are going to say during all their performances …

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