Author Chat with Cherri Walston

Q1: Tell us a little about yourself and how you came to write this book? I am a certified professional coach, inspirational speaker, corporate trainer and a mentor for professional and aspiring entrepreneurial women. I am the founder of Big Vision Biz, LLC where I help them create a vibrant vision for their exit strategy, […]

Book Marketing -vs- Publicity

Nothing irks me more than to see a press release that focuses more on marketing the book, rather than pitching a newsworthy angle about the book. The operative word here is “newsworthy”, but somehow this gets lost and the focus shifts from “selling the book -to- pitching the book.” Is there a difference? Of course […]

How to Create an Irresistible Brand

In this episode of BookBiz TV™, Catrice M. Jackson of shares the fundamentals of identifying a soul-purpose brand, and how to confidently unleash our Irresistible Trademark™ (IT), so we can unapologetically show up in the marketplace, shine and do the damn thing!  

How to Partner with Libraries to Sell More Books

Libraries are a great resource for authors to build long-term partnerships to assist with selling more books. In this episode of BookBiz TV™, Lynda D. Brown of The Author Chat Show taught us how to: Connect with the right library staff member to discuss adding your book to the collection. Teach a workshop for aspiring writers. […]

Fast-Track Your Profits with Collaborations

In this episode of BookBiz TV™, our Senior Publisher, Tieshena Davis shared how a one-time $27 investment generated $12,000 in less than 90 days. Network Marketing Expert, Stevii Aisha Mills of The IT Factor Interchange joined us, and gave her “insider secrets” on how to use various collaborations to quickly grow your business and platform. Check it out!  

A Pop Culture Lesson for Authors

Mastering the art of producing a definite outcome can be challenging in a saturated market of highly ambitious competitors. In July 2013, Jay Z did the unthinkable, and completely changed the way partnerships are developed and executed with music and technology. The hip-hop rapper and mega-entrepreneur keenly strategized a way to make his new album […]

Author Chat with Spicee Gray

Q1: Tell us a little about yourself and how you came to write this book? I’m Spicee Gray, single mother of three, a domestic violence survivor, motivational speaker/activist, and the author of The Unspoken Heart. I came to write the book when a man that was placed in my path persisted me to publish my writing. Before […]

I’m On Social Media, Now What Do I Say?

We were honored to have the amazing marketing guru, Kemya L. Scott, MBA (known as Miss Kemya online) of Phisco Marketing as our featured expert on the inaugural episode of BookBiz TV™. During this live, interactive training, participants learned how to effectively use various social media outlets such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Blogs […]

Author Chat with Dortha Hise

Q1: Tell us a little about yourself and how you came to write this book? I am the Chief Overwhelm Eliminator at Pretty Smart Virtual Services – a full service virtual assistant company where we handle the day-to-day needs of clients from social media and website updates to strategy and full implementation. I’m a woman […]