Business Essentials for Writers: How to make money in an ever-changing industry

Business Essentials for Writers: How to make money in an ever-changing industry
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Genres: Small Business & Entrepreneurship, Writing Skills Reference
Tags: Featured, Recommended Books
Publisher: Author Essentials Publications; 1st edition+
Publication Year: 2019
Length: 240
ISBN: 9781798882528
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About the Book

Do you need to sell more books? Do you want to make money from writing?Are you trying to make your living as a writer and struggling? Are you a writer looking to get to the next level in your career? Are you looking to use being an author as a way to further your business and your career? Business Essentials for authors is your business 101 guide for the publishing industry, whether you have never published at all or are looking to take your professional career up a notch in an easy to read and conversational way.

The book covers the five pillars of business:

•Meet all of the people and jobs in the publishing industry, and how they fit together.

•Building the foundation of your business and career, including paths to publication (New York publishing, small and mid-tier presses, and self-publishing), answering the burning question, what is an author platform and how to create yours, and how to develop your plan.

•Understanding sales and marketing in publishing, how and where to sell books, and developing your personal and author brand.

•Establishing all of the operational side of any business from contracts and intellectual property, working with different tools and technologies (including social media), and how to design and build your website.

•Learning how money works as an author, basic accounting, and making more money. We look at all this and more from a long-term strategic view, how to get the plan done, and the mindset to make it all work.

About the Author
James P Nettles

James Nettles has a thirty-year career consulting for dozens of clients from startups to Fortune 100's, media contributor, speaker on privacy, futurism, coming disruptive technologies and their impact on businesses and individual daily lives, and is a science fiction and fantasy author. He is also a founding partner for Author Essentials.

In addition, having started writing in media and journalism, he has contributed to and written hundreds of articles and now develops content and materials for personal and professional development, technology, privacy issues, and Artificial Intelligence. He also is a science fiction, fantasy, and contemporary fiction author, using his background in cultural anthropology and sociology. His current series are the Home Summonings and Longbow Initiative urban fantasy series, and soon to be released technothriller series under the name James P. McDonald.

Hi latest release is the first in a series of books on business for creates called "Business Essentials for Writers" from Author Essentials.

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