31 Leadership Quotes to Move Your Career Forward

31 Leadership Quotes to Move Your Career Forward

Being a writer isn’t all about doing it yourself, or writing in a solitary garret somewhere. In the modern world of self-publishing, you need to assemble a team of professionals to help you produce the best book possible: an editor, a cover designer, possibly a...
Hygge for Writers: 8 Tips to Get Cozy and Write Better

Hygge for Writers: 8 Tips to Get Cozy and Write Better

Odds are, if you’ve been anywhere on a lifestyle-oriented website recently—or just visited Pinterest or Instagram—you’ve heard of hygge. No, that’s not just a random collection of letters caused by your cat walking across the keyboard. Hygge (roughly pronounced...
Pre-Publication Copies: Galleys vs. ARCs and Why You Should Care

Pre-Publication Copies: Galleys vs. ARCs and Why You Should Care

If you want to launch your book with strong word of mouth and sales right out of the gate, then you need to do some groundwork months in advance. That involves building your author website, starting your email newsletter list, posting excerpts or teasers, and putting...
How Self-Published Authors Can Get Professional Book Reviews

How Self-Published Authors Can Get Professional Book Reviews

Time for some cold, hard truth: Self-published authors are still at a disadvantage in the book industry. Even though readers have discovered how awesome many self-published books are, the book publishing industry doesn’t just hand out free professional book...