Archive for November, 2013

Are you ready to give your manuscript the red pen treatment?
November 29, 2013, Leave a Comment

After months, or even years, of channeling the Muse, you’ve finally finished your book, and you’re ready to tie a big red bow around it and pop open the champagne. […]

Are you standing in the way of your own creativity?

Writing Tip Wednesday: Don’t Stand in Your Own Way

November 27, 2013, Leave a Comment

Do you feel stifled in your creative process? What things could be at the root of your slump? Poet and Bell Jar author Sylvia Plath posits it could b ...

Familiar enough with Word to finish your book?

Using Word with Your Book Editor

November 22, 2013, Leave a Comment

As you prepare to work with your book editor, it’s crucial to take some time to learn the ins and outs of Microsoft Word’s editing and collaborati ...

Is knowledge management leading to a more secretive workforce?

Knowledge Management … or Managing Knowledge?

November 21, 2013, Leave a Comment

Despite its recent popularity in the business sector, the phrase knowledge management remains pretty nebulous. Over the past couple of decades, it h ...

  • Do you know how much self-publishing will cost?
    How to Budget for Your Self-Published Book
    November 15, 2013, Leave a Comment

    Deciding to self-publish your book is a huge step. It’s not just going from “writer” to “published author” – it’s going from “writer” to “small business owner.” Your book becomes […]

  • What else is as easy as riding a bike?
    Tacit Knowledge
    November 14, 2013, Leave a Comment

    We can know more than we can tell.” —Michael Polanyi, The Tacit Dimension Do you remember learning how to ride a bicycle? It was tough. You may have earned a few […]

  • Author Harper Lee
    Writing Tip Wednesday: It Takes Guts
    November 13, 2013, Leave a Comment

    There are many traits that define successful authors. Whether you’re seeing a traditional press or going the route of self-publishing, the one thing you need (other than the will to […]