Congratulations to Lance Carter on his new book, Live Big! Take advantage of introductory low pricing now through March 31. $7.99 for paperback and $.99 on kindle. This is Lance's second book, and has been a huge accomplishment for him. He tells his life story and how he has learned to live a more positive, motivated, happy life every day. Here is how he describes the book:
Everyone is capable of more in life. Lance's journey will inspire you to see your full potential and live it, no longer settling for less than you deserve. In this book you'll discover how to turn negative thinking to positive thinking, discover your purpose, create your own motivation and energy, create habits that benefit you, and design your best life. If you believe you are capable of more, and want to become the best version of yourself, this book is for you!
Lance is a triathlon coach and owner of a running and fitness store, Everyday Athlete in Kirkland, Washington. He is also the author of Six-Word Lessons for Successful Triathlons
Tracey Warren, author of Six-Word Lessons for Successful Social Media, is launching a new co-working space called InSpark CoWorking on Friday, March 31.
Nikki Rausch, author of Six-Word Lessons on Influencing with Grace and Buying Signals, is giving a workshop on Simple Secrets for Effective Emails and Referrals on March 31, and speaking at an Expert Author Writing Summit on April 29
Tracey Cohen, author of Six-Word Lessons on Female Asperger Syndrome presented a session at the Michigan Council for Exceptional Children's annual conference and will be teaching a course with Oakland University in Michigan.
Patty and Lonnie Pacelli will be displaying their Growing Up Autistic books at the Washington Autism Alliance and Advocacy WAAALK for Autism this Sunday, April 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kirkland Marina Park.
Patty will be attending Independent Book Publishers Association's Publishing University in April in Portland, and speaking about what she learns at the next Book Publishers Northwest Meeting on April 24 in Seattle.
We are proud of our authors and how hard they work in writing their books, and continuing to make a difference in the world. Please let me know if you have an event you would like mentioned here.
Don't forget to take advantage of the special pricing on Lance's new book!
Are you already a self-published author? Have you written and published one of our Six-Word Lesson books? Congratulations! It's a major accomplishment to write and publish a book. Now that you have started working on selling it, here's something to think about. Statistics show that the best way to increase sales of your first book is to publish a second or even third book. Several of our authors have already done that--Jenni Butz, Judith Sugg, Shirley Enebrad, Nikki Rausch, Mary Waldmann, and Lonnie, Patty and Trevor Pacelli. Next in line is Lance Carter, who is finishing up his second book called Live Big after recently publishing a Six-Word Lesson book, and Trevor and I are both working on new books. It can be another Six-Word book on a different topic, like the one Tracey Cohen is working on, or expand on the subject in your first book with a more in-depth chapter book. We edit and format many types of books, and would love to help with your next one.
Tucson Festival of Books March 11-12
This book festival accepts self-published authors and allows them to display and sell their books in a two-hour time-slot for only $35. It is held on the University of Arizona campus every year and is the second largest book festival in the U.S. I applied for a slot this year and was accepted, so I will be displaying my two books on Sunday. If you'd enjoy a trip to sunny Arizona in March, consider applying for a slot next year. There are also talks by notable authors throughout the weekend. Go to TucsonFestivalofBooks.org for more information.
Six-Word Lessons Podcast by Chris Carlson
Lonnie was recently interviewed by our author Chris Carlson's Sound of Business podcast about the Six-Word Lesson Series. If you'd like more information, or want to share it with anyone else, it gives a clear explanation of the process. Click here for the podcast.
Chris is the author of Six-Word Lessons for Unique Sales Wisdom. He spent 20 years in the insurance industry as a Salesperson, Sales Manager and National Sales Director. Since 2003, Chris has worked with clients from large corporations to small business owners, helping them to grow sales, increase profits and create systems that will continually attract ideal clients.In his consulting practice, Chris works with companies to insure they are focused on the most important step in the sales process, effectively targeting the right types of clients. His book provides sales success nuggets to help salespeople to be more effective and productive.
Patty Pacelli, author, editor and publisher, writes hints and tips for authors and writers about self-publishing, writing and marketing your book.