2014 Schedule of Book & Speech Summits

No Cost. No Selling. No Kidding. You are invited to be our guest at an upcoming Marketing With a Book and Speech Summit. May 2  in San Jose and May 4, 2014 in San Francisco May 30 and 31, 2014 in New York City June 20 and 21, 2014 in…

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What I Want for the Next Decade

What I Want for the Next Ten Years   “Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside themselves was superior to circumstance. To choose the sure thing is treason to the soul.”   As someone who is abandoning the sure thing, those words…

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Boardroom Excellence Event July 18

Here is an event I will be attending. This is a great group for business authors to speak at. The Executive Next Practices Institute (ENP), an innovation and collaboration think tank designed for C-level business executives to review new leadership and business strategies, has teamed up with the National Association…

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Marketing With a Book and Speech Summit Schedule

Schedule of Upcoming Marketing With a Book and Speech Summits Confirmed 2013 Schedule August 3 in Chicago September 30 in Irvine, CA (Orange County) October 20 in Las Vegas November 16 in New York City December 6 in Portland December 7 in Seattle December 14 in San Francisco Tentative 2014…

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How to write book in Kindle style

Book Style in a 2012 Kindle World A Monograph by Henry J. DeVries, MBA and Karla L. DeVries, MA January 24, 2012      The digital revolution is rapidly changing the look of books, both printed and electronic. The purpose of this monograph is to help the authors we coach and…

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Consultants speaking for fees

Just got off the phone with my buddy David Newman of Do It Marketing. David always inspires me around the subject of speaking to generate leads. David says there are three myths that may be holding back your success in both lead-generating professional speaking and revenue-generating professional speaking “Myth #1: It…

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Here is a nice quote from Malcolm Know of the Sydney Morning Hearald. “In Robert Harris’s novel, The Ghost, a ghostwriter who produces the memoir of a retired politician (played in the 2010 movie by Pierce Brosnan) is murdered and replaced. Relationships between ghostwriters and their authors needn’t end up…

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Consultant marketing increases revenues

How can a book double a consultant’s revenue? If you are an independent consultant, then you need to focus on the revenue formula. We don’t know who your ninth grade algebra teacher was and what your relationship was with him or her, but please stay with us. This is as…

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12 ways to attract clients by typing

   Here are 12 ways to market your book or consulting practice. I will be covering this at my Marketing With A Book Summit this May 15-16, 2011 in Minnesota. Columnist for a publication (status based on circulation). Long shot and then sure thing as each column you write is…

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