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WEBINAR | Secrets of a Successful Proposal
This webinar will focus on the 9 key components of a complete, salable book proposal, the critical elements that make publishers take notice of one book idea over another when reviewing hundreds of proposals each week. Learn insider tips as we draw on our decades of industry experience to share the secrets of a winning proposal—and take away concrete tools to get your proposal under way. Click here to purchase the $79 recording, which you can watch repeatedly at your leisure!
WEBINAR | Sell Your Book—And Yourself!
Create a killer author platform and marketing plan that demand attention. In this webinar, we’ll help you uncover the many strengths and attributes that you can bring to the table as an author, participating in social media and other venues to build your platform, and brainstorming a robust and creative marketing plan for your title. Click here to purchase the $79 recording, which you can watch repeatedly at your leisure!
WEBINAR | What Every Publisher Wants You to Know: Selling Your Book in Today’s Marketplace
Learn the latest of what publishers and agents are looking for…right this minute! Armed with insider intel gathered at the 2012 BookExpo America—the world’s largest publishing conference—we reveal what publishers and agents say they clamoring for in the current marketplace. No matter where you are in the process or what kind of book you’re writing, learn to create an attention-grabbing proposal by giving editors and agents exactly what they want. Our 90-minute online seminar covers:
- The proposal components that are crucial to landing a publishing deal
- Rookie mistakes to avoid during the submission process
- The aspects of an author platform that matter most
- Fine-tuning your proposal to address today’s publishing climate
- The one thing that agents and editors want you to know
Click here to purchase the $79 recording, which you can watch repeatedly at your leisure!
WRITTEN MATERIALS | PUBLISHING TOOLKIT
The Business of Books’ Publishing Toolkit is chock-full of information on researching your idea, developing the key sections of a proposal, honing your submission list, sending out your proposal, and navigating contracts and the business of publishing, the Toolkit is a resource that can stand in for us and keep you focused and inspired. This binder provides 100+ pages of insider information and includes worksheets and two actual proposals (rarely seen outside of publishing circles) to guide you on your path to publication. You can get the complete Publishing Toolkit for the special rate of $99 plus shipping. Click here to purchase.