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Oct
28
Sat
Annual Author Autumn Tea and Book Soiree @ Judith Briles’ home
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

You are invited …

It’s our Fall Author Tea where local Authors do a “show and tell”, offering their wonderful books on a perfect afternoon surrounded by cool people and delectable food. And it’s FREE. You just have to RSVP … and you can bring friends. The Holidays are coming … select the perfect gift and have it personalized—we will have books for the guys … PLUS books are the ideal gift—think kids, your friends … how about YOU?

Here’s what’s happening …

When:  SATURDAY, October 28th  

Time:   1 – 4 pm

Where: Judith Briles’ home:  Heritage Eagle Bend, 8122 S Quatar Circle, Aurora CO  80016

Hosted by: Judith Briles

The Treat: 20 authors sharing with you about their books and who they are in 30 seconds each. All books will be displayed on tables to “check-out”. Books are IDEAL gifts … for yourself, for others. All will be priced at less than what you can buy them on Amazon. Authors will be signing—some books even come with ribbons! We have books for guys, gals, and kids! And, we always have free books while they last that are donated by some of the authors. Plus tables laden with tasty goodies. YUMMERS!

Genres: There are lots to browse and choose from including: Mystery: Inspiration, Children-Juvenile, Cookbooks, Memoir, Military History, Women’s Fiction, Adventure, Health, Humor, Writings-Publishing, Fantasy, Self-Help

RSVP by REGISTERing … it’s a FREEBIE and a perfect way to spend a few hours on a Saturday afternoon as Autumn continues to share its colors. Tell Judith NOW that you are coming (and how many guests you are bringing). Yes, you can invite your friends to come as well—the more, the merrier! We just want to make sure that we have plenty of food.

OR, you can email your YES (with how many).to Judith directly at  Judith@Briles.com put October Tea in the subject line.

REGISTER NOW … it’s FREE!

 

Nov
4
Sat
The 90/10 Rule for Book Marketing Success @ CADA
Nov 4 @ 8:15 am – 11:45 am

Don’t miss it! It’s our last 1st Saturday of the month workshop.

Join us to learn about this all important rule when writing and marketing your books! Also, a special bonus for the creative types … yes, that’s you!

  • What is the 90/10 Rule?
  • What is one of the best ways to take advantage of the 90%?
  • What is the real “killer” of future book sales?
  • I cannot wait to find out what the AuthorU bonus is … I love the positive difference they make for my book sales!

    The 90/10 Rule for Book Marketing Success @ CADA on November 4, 2017

    Join us to learn about this all important rule when writing and marketing your books! Also, a special bonus for the creative types … yes, that’s you!

    • What is the 90/10 Rule?
    • What is one of the best ways to take advantage of the 90%?
    • What is the real “killer” of future book sales?
    • I cannot wait to find out what the AuthorU bonus is … I love the positive difference they make for my book sales!

    Location: CADA, 290 E Speer Blvd, Denver, CO Time: 8.30 AM to NOON … Continental Breakfast will be ready! Cost:  Early Bird through October 30th: Members – $30  Nonmembers – $45

    Judith Briles and Jeannette Seibly will team up to help you focus on the most overlooked marketing tool you have to sell your books! You!

    Speak up! You will learn how to avoid murdering your book sales before you say anything:

    • Introduce yourself at leads and networking groups
    • Prepare yourself and written materials to be attractive to audiences
    • Treat your event planners as VIPs (think, panels, keynotes, breakout sessions at conferences, etc.)
    • Speak so your audience listens (and buy your books)!

    Dr. Judith Briles has over 35 years of speaking as a professional speaker. Since the 80s, speaking has been her #1 way to sell books … over 1,000,000 of them! She is the Founder and CEO of AuthorU, and has successfully mentored 1,000s of authors and publishers through the pitfalls and joys of the publishing world.

     

     

  • Jeannette Seibly has been an award-winning, internationally recognized business advisor, consultant and coach for 25 years, and along the way, guided the creation of 3 millionaires. She has published 5 books and over 400 articles and has been a program chair and speaker for award winning events.

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    Lisa Reinicke is this month’s Featured Author. She will share a marketing tip that let Bart out of the gate and dramatically increased her book sales.

    Lisa Reinicke is the author of 4 children’s picture books, 1 fiction book, 25 short stories for children produced for local TV shows. She is a Gold winner of the Mom’s Choice Award 2017 for her book Wings and Feet. Owner and CEO of Our House Publications, Our House Properties, and Automotive Warranty Network.

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    Kelly Johnson will share how-to create a short video for your website and social media … this will significantly increase purchases of your books and is a great link to include in all of your speaking materials. BRING your laptop and pictures to use for making your video (e.g., headshot, book cover, logo, images that represent your services, any video clips, etc.).

    Kelly Johnson, owner of Cornerstone Virtual Assistance, has worked with 100’s of authors to manage technical, creative, and administrative projects for their businesses and books. She has earned certifications as a Professional Author’s Assistant, as a Shopping Cart Certified Strategist, and in Hootsuite. Kelly is a technical & online resources specialist and proudly wears the title “Geek Girl.”

     

Location: CADA, 290 E Speer Blvd, Denver, CO
Time: 8.30 AM to NOON … Continental Breakfast will be ready!
Cost:  Early Bird through October 30th: Members – $30  Nonmembers – $45

Register:

 

Gold members need to login to Member site to register.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CAN’T ATTEND IN PERSON???? If you can’t attend. register … you will get the link to the full video tape to watch at your convenience.

Nov
8
Wed
WebinarGold: Why you should have a Coloring Book around your Expertise, or Something New
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Are you ready to tap into an ADULT craze that doesn’t to appear to have an end in the short-term horizon?

Did you know that adult coloring books are rocking it in book sales?

But consider this…

Adult coloring books and other low content types of books are easy to create and profitably publish IF you know how to use complicated graphics like Photoshop or Gimp Shop. 

But what if you don’t? As you like the idea … but where is the Dummies version?

Get ready … this webinar has that solution for you.

On Wednesday, November 8th, we’re going to show you a brand-new way starting at NOON Mountain time—11AM Pacific and 2 PM Eastern.

Here’s the other great thing you can use this to create:

  • Adult coloring books
  • Children’s coloring books
  • Maze Books
  • Game Books
  • Action Guides
  • Journals
  • Diaries

and much, much more!

Get ready to create new products that compliment what you have now. Create something spanking new. And have fun.

Register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8441475619286147586

 

Dec
15
Fri
DEC 15th: It’s Our Annual Ho … Ho … Ho … Holiday Party @ Lisa Reinicke's Home
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm

It’s that time of the year again …

 

Fun, Laughter, Great Food, Interesting Gifts and Amazing Schmoozing—the food is always excellent, the networking, schmoozing and laughter not to be surpassed.

The Author Holiday Party will be held on:

Register:

Date: Friday, December 15th from 6: 00 to ???

Bring: One unmarked gift to exchange in the off-the-wall Wacko Pick and Steal after dinner. If there are two in your party, bring two please.

Location: Lisa Reinicke’s home: 8551 Gold Peak Dr, #A –
Highlands Ranch, CO

Cost:
$20 per person

or $35 per couple

… includes dinner and drinks (no tipping!)

Ashography Event Photography

Gifts: We do an exchange–the Wacko Pick and Steal exchange to be exact; please keep your cost value to less than $15—hot items in the past: wine; nifty gadgets from Home Depot and Costco; sports stuff; movie tickets; goofy and quirky can be fun … as long isn’t is not a clear reject from something past.