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Receive $1,000 This Week?

Samantha Bennett | Posted 10.12.2016 | Business
Samantha Bennett

Since their homework last week was to each receive $1,000 (yes, they got coaching from me on how to do that) they have collectively received over $15,000 in cash, gifts, investments, expanded credit and sales.

How to Give Away Great Content Without Giving Away the Store

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 09.30.2016 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

"How do we keep from 'giving away the store?' That is, how do we keep from giving away what we'd normally charge clients to do for them?" This is a very common question and a very good question. It's something anyone who uses content marketing should ask themselves. The good news is, it's actually easy to keep a hold on that store and reap the benefits of publishing content.

8 Affirmations for Confidence and Self Acceptance

Rachael Yahne | Posted 12.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Rachael Yahne

Affirmations, with practice and diligence, serve to replace those negative messages with something more positive. And the more you repeat them and meditate with them, the more they shape your beliefs and will alter your reality. How does an affirmation alter reality?

Employer Branding: 4 Essential Steps to a Successful Recruiting Strategy

Thomas Buus Madsen | Posted 04.26.2016 | Business
Thomas Buus Madsen

Are you an HR manager? Do you feel that you need to step up your game because your recruiting efforts are not as successful as they should be?

92 Percent Of Students Prefer Print Books, New Study Shows

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 02.09.2016 | Arts

In the future, books won’t be books at all. Pixely plots will replace cut-creating pages, and cover art will become a strange relic to be studied by...

New App Lets Readers Turn Their Print Books Into EBooks

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 12.21.2015 | Arts

If you could swap your heavy tomes and well-loved paperbacks for a tablet’s worth of eBooks, would you? It’d be easier to keep track of your book...

If You Want To Read This Book, You'll Have To Buy An iPad

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 12.08.2015 | Arts

The next Wally Lamb book could fairly be termed a publishing event. His 1992 debut, She's Come Undone, was a smash hit, and his later novels, such as ...

Why Gratitude Is Good for You

Dr Lauren Tober | Posted 09.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr Lauren Tober

If you've been anywhere near social media in the last few years, you'll know that gratitude is good for. You might even have seen quotes like this: ...

Promoting a Book and the Social Network Inquisition

Renato Barucco | Posted 09.03.2016 | Books
Renato Barucco

Promoting a book on social networks is not as seamless as it sounds, particularly if the book (and relative promotion messages) focuses on sexuality.

The Rich Employee

James Altucher | Posted 09.01.2016 | Books
James Altucher

I'm an employee. I only write about what I experience. I can't stand articles that rant from a pedestal where the author has no experience. Advice is always autobiography. I hope you read my advice. I hope you like me.

Why Jamie McGuire Returned to Self Publishing

Mark Coker | Posted 05.05.2015 | Books
Mark Coker

Her story mirrors the story of many writers today. Given the freedom to self publish or traditionally publish, a growing number of proven bestsellers, and first-time authors alike, are choosing to self publish.

The Real Life 'Fault In Our Stars'

Tonya Hurley | Posted 03.07.2015 | Books
Tonya Hurley

It has been an honor to be involved in such a life-affirming project. To witness in print the bravery and honesty of these teens. They've taught me so much about life, love and what it is to fight, to win and sometimes to lose, but always to learn.

Video in Enhanced Ebooks: How? Why?

David Kudler | Posted 12.20.2014 | Books
David Kudler

Enhanced ebooks have been a cause of much excitement over the past few years -- and with good reason. One of the things that an ebook can do that a paper-and-ink book can't is to add embedded video and sound.

Are Ebooks Good Or Bad For Learning?

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 10.14.2014 | Books

Since the advent of ebooks, a debate has raged as to whether the traditional, physical book or the digital copy leads to better learning for children....

Karen Russell Wants You To Read This Inventive New Book

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 10.10.2014 | Books

Pulitzer Prize nominee Karen Russell's most recent book, Sleep Donation, was published by a newly launched digital publisher. The medium allowed the a...

Economic Forces Are Mightier Than the Sword

Jack Nadel | Posted 10.29.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

We should do more to help potential entrepreneurs in places where domestic economies are too weak to assist. If we give this effort a higher priority in our country's foreign policy, we can create a healthier balance of world commerce.

6 Reasons Why Print Books Will Always Be Better

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 08.22.2014 | Books

Surprise, surprise. Literary writers prefer print.

Start Early to Be an Entrepreneur

Jack Nadel | Posted 09.28.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

In many ways, an entrepreneur's career is like a football game. Both combine a swift pace with a highly competitive atmosphere. The "game" is divided into four quarters. In the first quarter you assess the other team's strengths and weaknesses based on your scouting report.

Books That Benefit From Amazon's Latest Disruptive Innovation

Andrew Guthrie Ferguson | Posted 09.20.2014 | Books
Andrew Guthrie Ferguson

As a published author and book lover, I am decidedly ambivalent about Amazon's new Kindle Unlimited project. Advertised as the Netflix of books, it ...

A Map for the New World: The Johns Hopkins Guide to Digital Media

Illya Szilak | Posted 07.12.2014 | Books
Illya Szilak

The Johns Hopkins Guide to Digital Media The recently published "Johns Hopkins Guide to Digital Media", weighing in at over five hundred pages, claim...

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of April 19

Digital Book World | Posted 06.23.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

This book jumped 14 spots since last week to take the topmost one.

10 Questions With Indie Author AK Butler (Part One)

Jason Derr | Posted 04.23.2014 | Books
Jason Derr

Like the average writer -- mainstream or indie -- she is not making a living yet at the writing.

The Heat Is On!

Dominique Browning | Posted 02.25.2014 | Green
Dominique Browning

All year, our beloved Moms Clean Air Force cartoonists Danny Shanahan and Liza Donnelly give us something to smile about -- even when the subject is as serious as climate change.

7 Great Ways to Promote Your eBook

Fauzia Burke | Posted 11.20.2013 | Books
Fauzia Burke

Today producing books (e or p) has never been easier, but promoting them has never been more difficult. To get your e-book in front of as many eyes as possible, you will need patience, a plan and some creative ideas. Here are seven to get you started.

The Real Winner In Apple's eBook Case

The New York Times | Posted 09.10.2013 | Technology

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, loves disrupting markets. In that regard, he must be having a delightful summer. The book business, once so mired i...