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In truth, what it takes for a woman to win is not that much different from a man.
Polling is a practice where venues itemize concert-goers according to who they came to see in order to determine how bands are paid. It has nothing to do with the actual job performance of show-rocking.
The mentor relationship is powerful and valuable, so cultivate it wisely and be mindful of how you can help others and continue the circle of wisdom by becoming a mentor yourself.
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You’ve heard it before, probably at a writing conference or between MFA classes:
Writer #1: I have a Facebook page...
How worthwhile is it for a writer to invest time in social media for marketing purposes, and how much time? Should we torture ourselves to do it if it isn't in our DNA? Does it really work?
I know I'm supposed to feel guilty for wanting people to buy my books. But, after a decade of hand-wringing and apologies, I can't quite muster the guilt anymore. I'm not a drug dealer.
The problem is that most women don't like to self-promote. As a result, they don't even know what makes them special.
Authors: masters of language, but often not the web. Even some writers with massive Twitter followings and social media campaigns don't have useful we...
Today's article by Isobella Jade describes how she built a powerful personal brand in three short years. While it's no secret that writers need to be ...
With the launch of services like Fast Pencil Premiere and the high profile moves of established authors to Indie publishing, AJ answers questions about the model's appeal for major authors.
When I was a young actor I was pretty damned determined to "make it." To me this meant I had no choice but to nag the hell out of any and all potentia...
It's not enough to just perform your job well anymore. Professionals need to distinguish themselves in the workplace in order to earn promotions and r...
You create experiences. You might design products or raise children or write books or teach classes or produce events or see patients - whatever you do, you create an experience for others.
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I realized that we were all descending, en masse, into a vast swamp of self-promotion that is just not becoming of the writerly class. So I have come up with ten-step pathway to grace for writers.
Juergen is himself a brilliant photographer whose super clean, flawless and luminous architectural photography turns any building into a work of art.
In recent years a new skill has crept to the top of that list. You may not hear it uttered by HR directors, but it's there. And it might as well be pr...
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