Book Review: We Should All Be Millionaires

Book Review: We Should All Be Millionaires

Book Reviews
I've been following Rachel Rodgers for years, well before her current conglomerate Hello Seven. And what I have always appreciate dis her candor and telling it like it is, whether it's pretty or not. Facts is facts! SO when I learned that she secured a book deal and she was in the lab writing, I was ecstatic! I knew this book would be a good one. And as usual. SHE DOES NOT DISAPPOINT. We Should All Be Millionaires: A Woman’s Guide to Earning More, Building Wealth, and Gaining Economic Power by Rachel Rodgers   What can I say about Rachel Rodgers? We Should All Be Millionaires: A Woman’s Guide to Earning More, Building Wealth, and Gaining Economic Power is her battle cry to women everywhere, to think at a higher…
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My Interview On The Authors Lab Podcast: How to Build Your Brand

My Interview On The Authors Lab Podcast: How to Build Your Brand

Authors, Marketing Strategy
Building a brand can become an overwhelming experience for a small business. So oftentimes, when people the term "branding" they are referring to a logo. But if you're a regular here at Marketing Sparkler, you know this is not the case. And furthermore, building a brand is much more than designing a logo.  My Interview On The Authors Lab Podcast: How to Build Your Brand I had the pleasure of talking about all things branding for solopreneurs and small business owners recently on The Authors Lab podcast with Allison G. Daniels.  And I'm happy to share this interview with you! Join us for a 30 minute dive into branding, and what you should think about when it comes to your brand, including: 1) What to think about when building a brand…
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How To Blog Your Way To A Book

How To Blog Your Way To A Book

Authors, Blogging
So many people dream of being a published author. Far more than I ever realized! However, I notice so many people that have this dream, simply keep it as such, a dream. Why is this? What holds most would-be authors back from publishing? It’s not a lack of writing talent. It’s definitely not a lack of knowledge. And for sure it’s not a lack of desire. If you asked most people why they have not finished their book, the answer is simple: time. Entrepreneurs are busy people. You have clients to serve, a business to run, a family to care for. Not only that, but you’re spending time creating new training courses, marketing on social media, managing your team…the list is nearly endless. When would you have time to write…
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Making Your Ebook Stand Out from the Rest

Making Your Ebook Stand Out from the Rest

Authors
Digital books (aka ebooks) have changed everything in the publishing world. It’s not that big of a surprise to online marketers who have been selling their information for years via PDF format. But now, there are many different avenues in which you can promote your eBook, including the old PDF format, as well as digital eBooks through Amazon’s Kindle and other online book sellers. In order to stand out from the crowd, your book has to be special. How To Make Your Ebook Stand Out From the Rest Write the Book for a Particular Audience Believe it or not, people who write novels for entertainment also have a particular audience for whom they write. If you are writing an informational book, you should be no different. Know who the audience…
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You Need It, I Got It: Grow Your Audience, Visibility and Influence

You Need It, I Got It: Grow Your Audience, Visibility and Influence

Book Reviews, Marketing Strategy
With almost 30 million entrepreneurs in the United States alone, it is easy to get lost in the shuffle, causing you to be overlooked, overworked, and overwhelmed in your business. To stand out, it is imperative for you as a business owner to foster brand sensibility and effectively market, and most importantly, follow through with the unique solutions you can offer to your ideal audience. These are the challenges addressed by me and my fellow co-authors in this breakthrough collaboration: You Need It, I Got It: Conversations with Global Entrepreneurs on Growing Your Audience, Visibility & Influence [caption id="attachment_8232" align="aligncenter" width="577"] Click here to get the book You Need It, I Got It: Conversations with Global Entrepreneurs on Growing Your Audience, Visibility & Influence on Amazon![/caption]   When you read…
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She Wrote A Book Podcast With Lena Anani [Interview]

She Wrote A Book Podcast With Lena Anani [Interview]

Authors, Social Media
The She Wrote A Book podcast is a fun, fast-paced podcast hosted by Lena Anani. She Wrote A Book spotlights amazing women from all over the world who also happen to be published female authors. Lena Anani created this show to educate, entertain, and inspire you to be the voice you want to hear in the world. She Wrote A Book Podcast with Lena & Kemya I was a guest on Lena's show and we had a great time talking about social media and publishing. Since this a podcast about women who are authors, we talked about my first Kindle book “I’m On Social Media, Now What Do I Say?” Tune in to hear this 15 minute interview as we discuss: How to avoid the social media black hole, increase your productivity, and save at least 1…
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How to Brainstorm a Topic for Your First eBook

How to Brainstorm a Topic for Your First eBook

Authors
Are you dreaming of the day when you make thousands of dollars in passive income from your best-selling ebooks? Have you written your first ebook? Has your ebook been floating around in the cosmos, with nary a soul reading it? It’s ok, if any of this has you shaking your head yes, don’t hang your head in shame. I promise you are not the only one! With so many marketing gurus webinaring about making plenty of money from selling ebooks you can write in 2 hours, it’s easy to get sucked into the hype. Yes, I made up a word: webinaring. Definition: the verb form of webinar. I’ve been known to make up words. Anywho… How To Brainstorm A Topic For Your First Ebook Before you can start earning money from…
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How to Gain Authority by Publishing Kindle Books

How to Gain Authority by Publishing Kindle Books

Authors
With the advent of Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP), becoming a published author is a lot simpler today than it used to be. While it is much harder to become an overnight success, making six-figures publishing books, it's not difficult to use Kindle Direct Publishing as a way to gain authority within your niche. How to Use Kindle Books to Gain Authority Use Your Amazon Author Profile Page When you become a Kindle author you can fill out an Amazon Author's profile and page. On the page you will get a short biography space, a place for a headshot, a link to your blog, an area to share videos, photos, social media and more. You can automatically feed your blog into your profile as well. Of course, all the books you've…
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