Are you tired of asking for help and getting the runaround? Exhausted with trying to figure out how to successfully promote your book? Maybe you are frustrated with failed strategies by expensive so-called book gurus. Sound familiar?
It’s time to elevate your author game with four proven professionals in their respective industries. They’ll give you an over-the-shoulder view of career ascension in the Elevation Webinar by Authors Talk Live on May 1, 2021 from 1 to 3 pm EST.
During this two-hour webinar, you’ll hear from:
• Tieshena Davis - Founder of Publish Your Gif
• Ryan C. Greene, Founder of GreeneHouse Media – Moving Past the Book: Maximizing Your Revenue as an Independent Author
• Cherrie Woods, Founder of Eclectic PR – Media Training | Writing Marketing and Publicity Plans
The Elevation Webinar brings together a cross-section of the professionals who have already blazed a trail. Walk in their footsteps during this career-changing webinar.
You’ll get actionable steps you can start taking the same day to see a turnaround in your career. No matter where you are in your career, these presenters can help you get fresh perspective on what you need to do to win now.
RYAN C. GREENE
Founder of Author Pro
As Founder of Indie Author PRO, Ryan C. Greene makes his living as an Author Revenue Strategist teaching authors & speakers how to monetize their expertise and maximize revenue through books and online courses. He is the author of 10 bestselling books and hosts the Indie Author PRO podcast.
Discussion Topic: Moving Past the Book: Maximizing Your Revenue as an Independent Author
Founder of Eclectic PR
Known as the PR guru for indie authors, Cherrie Woods is a 16-year plus public relations (PR) veteran/author who has worked in arts and culture and government for most of her PR career. Woods presents PR workshops at libraries, festivals, writing centers and conferences throughout the country and is also an award-winning poet. She is the author of Where Do I Start?10 PR Questions and Answers to Guide Self-Published Authors and has been featured in several media outlets for her PR work with authors including The Baltimore Sun, Fox45-TV, WJZ-TV, Maryland Public TV, WEAA 88.9 and SiriusXM.
Discussion Topic: Promote Your Own Book
Smashwords Marketing Director
Jim Azevedo is the marketing director at Smashwords, the largest distributor of self-published ebooks. Since 2008, Smashwords has helped more than 150,000 authors, publishers and literary agents around the world release over 550,00 titles and distribute their work globally to top ebook retailers, subscription services and public libraries. Jim, a convert from Silicon Valley's tech industry, earned his “indie cred” from 18 years of drumming, recording and touring with an indie punk rock/metal band. In his spare time Jim is a certified nutrition consultant. Follow Jim on Twitter: @Smashwords or @jazzervedo.
Discussion Topic: Key Trends Impacting the Publishing Industry & Advantages of Ebook Self-Publishing
fOUNDER & ceo OF pUBLISH yOUR gIFT
Tieshena Davis is the bestselling author of Think Like a Bookpreneur, creator of the Indie Author Legacy Awards (IALA), and the founder of Purposely Created Publishing Group, an international award-winning firm specializing in author branding and development. She appears widely at public events, training entrepreneurs on how to create, package and monetize their writing to accelerate their business. Her work and contribution in the publishing industry has led her to being recently honored as Prince George’s County Maryland Top Forty Under 40, recognized as one of DC’s 100 Metro Phenomenal Women, and voted “2015 Best of the Best in Publishing” by Examiner.com. Tieshena’s expert advice has featured in Forbes, The Huffington Post, Black Enterprise, Publishers Weekly, Rolling Out and other numerous media outlets. With excellence, grace and a great passion to serve, Tie has become a key influencer to many worldwide.
Discussion Topic: Think Like A Bookpreneur
Key Trends Impacting the Publishing Industry & Advantages of Ebook Self-Publishing
Presenter:Jim Azevedo, Smashwords Marketing Director
Think Like A Bookpreneur
Presenter: Tieshena Davis, Publish Your Gift
Moving Past the Book: Maximizing Your Revenue as an Independent Author