Writing a Book in 90 Days: Speaking to your avatar

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This is the beginning of week six of my 12-week Self-Publishing School course on writing a book.  To date, I have written about 3,000 words of my very first book (if you’re keeping track, that’s the same amount of words I had written last week – rut row!). I’m experiencing that writing a book is about more than […]

Writing a Book – The Journey

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This is the beginning of week five of my 12 week Self-Publishing School course on writing a book.  To date, I have written about 3,000 words (of a proposed 25-30,000 word book). Prior to starting this project, I really eschewed writing.  Visions of school term papers chronically danced in my head. Now that I have started […]

eCommerce Site vs Info Site: Which type of online business is right for you?

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While there are as many different types of online businesses as there are entrepreneurs, most online businesses fall into one of two camps:  a business that is information-based, and a business that centers around an eCommerce site. An information-based online business is usually built around the aggregation and distribution of information.  Regardless of the niche, […]

5 Ways to Be More Productive During the Holidays

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As the end of the year approaches, many small business owners find themselves in a rush toward the finish line – all of the goals, milestones, and achievements you worked towards in 2014 culminate in a mad dash to do as much as possible before the ball drops on New Year’s Eve. That’s why it […]