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Order Out of Book Chaos
July 18, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

Organization is one of the most challenging parts of the book writing process.  When I teach classes or work with people in individual coaching, I always hear about the difficulties of managing multiple file folders, sticky notes, binders, and electronic files of information.  Not only is it hard to manage all those notes and bits

How to Select the Right Live Events….and Spot the Ones to Avoid Like the Measles
July 6, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

As Authors and Entrepreneurs, you’ll have many opportunities and invitations to live workshops, seminars, and conferences. Done right, attending live events can create an upsurge in your business and renewed passion for your work. Unfortunately, some live events can create the opposite effect, costing you too much money, energy, and time. When I first started

30 Years as a Successful Author: Tips from Marianne Williamson
June 22, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

In 1992, Marianne Williamson published her first book, Return to Love. The book became a best-seller and catapulted Marianne into the spotlight after an appearance on Oprah.  You probably know these lines from that book: “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It

Writing Sizzling Book Bullets
June 6, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

Bullet points can be an author’s best friend.  They are essential for book web copy and also for other marketing materials.  Most non-fiction book covers feature bullet points as well. In case you are not familiar with the term, a bullet list is a series of short statements put together with dots in front of

Golden Nuggets from Successful Authors
May 16, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

Since the Successful Author Secrets program is in full swing this month, I wanted to give you some golden nuggets of information shared by our expert panel thus far in the program. Taming Your Writing Gremlins– Every Author faces fears and negative self – talk regarding her writing.  These fears fall into two areas- lack

Interview with an Amazing Successful Author
April 23, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

Marney K. Makridakis is the author of Creating Time. She founded the Artella online community for creators of all kinds and the print magazine Artella. A popular speaker and workshop leader, she created the ARTbundance approach of self-discovery through art. She lives in Dallas, Texas. Visit her online at Why did you write Creating

Today’s Feature Presentation
April 3, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

Give yourself 19 minutes to watch this TED presentation by Simon Sineck.  It will change how you think about your book, your work, and  your mission in this world.   I’d love to hear your comments!  Post them here on the blog.

What Would Most Help You Soar?
March 14, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

I’m planning a short course for this summer and would love to hear what you’d like to learn next from me. I’m considering these topics: Book Websites that Work How to Teach Teleseminars Building an Online Buzz for Your Book How to Publish Your Book Independently

5 Ways to Freshen Up Your Writing
March 14, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

If you’ve been blogging, writing articles or working on your book for a while, you may be feeling a little bored.  Your ideas may seem to be going in circles, drying up, or just a rehash of the same old things you’ve written about in the past. Boredom is dangerous for an author. If you

Does Your Book Need a Trademark?
March 7, 2012 Uncategorized Lynneklippel

A trademark or service mark is a way to establish that you own a brand.  Trademarks can be a phrase, logo, words, name or any combination that identifies you as the owner of some goods or merchandise, such as NIKE®shoes.  A service mark registers the provision of a service, such as a coaching process.  People