A December truism: the colors, the festivities, the gatherings and the changes of pace the Holiday season brings can stimulate or exhaust you.
It’s a wonderful time of “togetherness” with family and friends; and, a time of reflection on the past year … and think forward. Next week sets the stage for the beginning of 2018. As we get ready to launch Author YOU. And your continuation or creation of YOUR AUTHOR SUCCESS.
Here are some big questions to ask yourself to add to your Assessment Plate—a plate that many of us put in front of us the final week of the year. Questions that The Book Shepherd Judith Briles will help you set up …
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- What are you going to do the same? Keep doing–yet change a bit? Or, add new to your authoring/publishing mix?
- AND, Why will you?
What’s worked this year? Why did it work?
- Are you going to continue to do the same or change it up a bit? Why?
- What’s not worked? Why?
- Are you going to keep it in the mix? Or change it up a bit? Why?
- What would you like to add? Why?
Are you willing to be a Jedi; to be independent so that The Force becomes your driver. And, are you willing to share your wisdom with your readers?
All of us at AuthorU, now becoming AuthorYOU, want you to know how much you are appreciated. So many of our authors have won national book awards again this year, many have enjoyed multiple reprints, and of course … just getting that back DONE and OUT is huge!
This month will finalize the membership transition. If you want to participate in the weekly phone coaching, you will need to subscribe to it. If you want to get discounts created for members in 2018, you will need to subscribe for them. Otherwise,
Judith Briles is a book publishing expert and coach. She empowers authors and is the Founder of Author U, a membership organization created for the serious author who wants to be seriously successful. She’s been writing about and conducting workshops on publishing since the 80s. Judith is the author of 35 books including Author YOU: Creating and Building Your Author and Book Platforms (ForeWord IndieFab Book of the Year), Snappy Sassy Salty: Wise Words for Authors and Writers and a speaker at publishing conferences. Book #35 was published last summer: The How to Avoid 101 Book Publishing Blunders, Bloopers & Boo-Boos and has already won eight book awards. Get your copy now.
Each summer, she holds Judith Briles Book Publishing Unplugged, a three-day intensive limited to a small group of authors who want to be seriously successful. In 2018, the dates are June 21-23r. Her Speaking Unplugged two day events are March 17-18 and November 9-10. Her audio and workbook series, Creating Your Book and Author Platform is now available. Join Judith live on Thursdays at 6 p.m. EST for “AuthorU – Your Guide to Book Publishing” on the Toginet Network at bit.ly/PublishingShow .
Follow @AuthorU and @MyBookShepherd on Twitter and do a “Like” at AuthorU and Judith Briles – TheBookShepherd on Facebook. If you want to create a book that has no regrets, contact Judith at Judith@Briles.com.
Author U is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to the author who wants to be seriously successful. Monthly education programs delivered face-to-face and online, BookCamps and the annual AuthorYOU Extravaganza in August are tools designed for authors pre, during and post publishing of their books.
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