How will you be remembered?

You probably feel alive and vibrant today, but one day it’s inevitable you will no longer be here in the flesh. When that day comes, I wonder what you will be leaving behind. A family – spouse, children, grandchildren, maybe great-grandchildren? Assets such as a house, car or other material possessions? Perhaps also intangible assets, like a company? In addition …

The Book Retreat Experience

Our Book Writing Retreats, the very beginning of the 90-Day Book Writing Program, have brought together many people from many different spheres, from property investors to sports coaches, from new mums to marketing managers. All come together with the shared aim of getting their ideas down in the most efficient and coherent way and producing their best book possible. At …

Audacious April – Day 8/9

Ready to be bolder? Personally, I don’t think it is possible to be in business nowadays without being bold. There is too much information out there and people are only able to notice those messages that really jump out at them. If you haven’t yet read 24 Carat Bold, maybe now is the time to get your hands on a …

Audacious April – Days 4-7

Now I’m feeling upset and feeling like cheating. Now I’m feeling what my author clients feel when they have to produce lots of writing every week. Except this is not lots of writing. This is simply getting a daily offer out to the market every day in April. Offers that I have already planned and that are really exciting. But …

Audacious April – Day 3: Hashtag Heaven for Winning Writers

Today’s offer is a fabulous free resource for authors! Thanks to the amazing Wendy Kier for alerting me to this. http://lorirtaylor.com/102-hashtags-smart-writers-are-using-to-build-big-brands-on-twitter/ Writers – if you are not using these #Writing hashtags, then you are surely missing a trick or two. Enjoy! P.S.  If you want to be sure you are notified about the daily offers we are making during Audacious …

Audacious April – Day 1

Audacious April – Day 1. In keeping with the philosophy of 24 Carat Bold, I am going to do a special offer every single day this month. The last day (April 30th) is my birthday, so let’s celebrate for the entire month. Each offer will only be available for one day, so you will need to be quick if you …

The Ideas of March

Once upon a time, the Romans used to celebrate the new year during the month of March, with many festivities happening around the 15th or the IDES of March.  What a great concept.  A time of spring and renewal (at least here in the Northern hemisphere) seems like a much more sensible period to make a new start on things …

Promoting Your Book Before You Start Writing It – A Good Practice Guide

Writing a book can be a hard enough process, but getting it out to your audience can become a nightmare. However, if you start working on promoting your book as soon as you start writing it, and even right before that, it can be a much easier and much more rewarding process. Your writing and your confidence can even benefit …