5 Ways Authors Profit From Their Book

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There’s no doubt about it. Whether you’re selling a product or a service, having a book is a huge asset for your business. It’s one of the best tools that a lot of world-renowned experts have used to successfully build their brands. Not only does your book start a conversation with your ideal customers, it also builds trust and credibility very quickly. As an author, … [Read more...]

What’s Your Story? Make it Count!

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Today I want to shift gears and share an exercise to help you share your story in a new, authentic and congruent way. Last weekend at the Legacy Leaders retreat I helped lead with Laura Gisborne at her beautiful palace in Sedona, AZ we all took 15 minutes to write “our story”. That is 15 minutes max to tell your life story, with the twist that you do so in an entirely new way. … [Read more...]

The 5 Key Distinctions to Bold Leadership

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This post is adapted from a talk I gave at Adam Gilad's event The Boldness Code in Las Vegas on Superbowl Sunday. Originally it was called The 5 Key Distinctions to Living a Bold Life, but then I had an opportunity to submit the article to Fast Company and I changed it to be more leadership focused. Enjoy and let me know what you think! #1 - Be the Author of Your … [Read more...]

Why Willpower Alone is NOT Enough – Set Your Strategic Plan for 2016

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Research has shown that the enthusiasm and new-found willpower that comes with New Years lasts through January 17, after which point people downsize their dreams for the year.  Well, here we are on January 18 - do you still feel as passionately and strongly now as you did on January 1, 2016? If not - I'll bet I can pinpoint the reason why... It is because environment and … [Read more...]

The Author to Entrepreneur Experience

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Hope you're having a great week so far! I just wrapped up a two-day event with one of my coaches in LA and am now headed to Monterrey, CA for a joint-venture partner retreat. These are the last two events I'm going to in 2015 and I can say that it's been a BIG year in terms of speaking on stages, publishing books and finally running the inaugural Bestseller Summit Live. One … [Read more...]