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ASP 67: An Analysis of Amazon Prime Reading for Authors

“The most important single thing is to focus obsessively on the customer. Our goal is to be earth’s most customer-centric company.” – Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon Steve and Barrie talk about how the latest Amazon program for customers, Prime Reading, and what it means for self-published authors. Steve also shares his experience about being […]

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ASP 82: Patrick King on Turning Your Books into a Course

“One of the most important areas we can develop as professionals is competence in accessing and sharing knowledge.” – Connie Malamed Patrick King is a self-published author, dating coach, and consultant. He recently launched a course based on his books. Patrick shares his experience with turning book content into an online course that sells in […]

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ASP 66: Lessons Learned from Launch of Declutter Your Mind

“Most of us wouldn’t cook an entree for the first time without following a recipe, and having a marketing plan for your book can make the difference between success and falling flat.” – Paula Krapf Steve and Barrie share the lessons they learned launching the third book in their Declutter Series, Declutter Your Mind. The […]

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ASP 81: What Are Your Self-Publishing Goals for 2017?

“Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.” — Stephen A. Brennan Steve and Barrie discuss their self-publishing goals for 2017 and how other self-published authors can use SMART goal setting […]

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ASP 64: How Parkinson’s Law Can Skyrocket Your Author Productivity

Improved productivity means less human sweat, not more. — Henry Ford In this episode, Steve shares how he still maintain his productivity after being a father. Though he no longer has the benefit of having the whole day to work on his business because of his new responsibilities, he found that he’s getting more things […]

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