So You Want To Learn How To Write, Publish & Market Your Book…
Event on 2013-02-19 17:30:00
So You Want To Learn How To Write, Publish & Market Your Book!
Gockley Associates is proud to present the "So you want to learn…" series.
This series of workshops has been created to help people write, publish and market books. We will be hosting workshops to help you navigate the world of books.
During each of these introductory one and a half hour workshops on how to write, publish & market a book, you will learn from the best. We will have time at the end for Questions/Answers.
3 Day Schedule
Write, Tuesday , February 19th, 2013
Publish, Wesnesday February 20th, 2013
Market, Thursday, February 21th, 2013
Come explore the following:
- Getting Started
- Avoiding Common Traps
- The Dual Audience
- What Publishers Look For
- Navigating the Process
- The wide range of publishing opportunities out there
- Literary agent–or no agent?
- How to maximize your chances of getting published through networking, researching, queries, and proposals.
- Web Marketing
- Social Media overview
- Marketing to your target audience
We are excited and fortunate to have the presenters:
Claudia Strauss written on numerous topics—from e-mail in corporate environments to juggling with the Flying Karamazov Brothers. Her books have been translated into six languages. Best known is Talking to Alzheimer’s, now in its thirteenth printing. Strauss consults on strategic communication issues. Her background includes project management, college teaching, executive coaching, editorial projects, and writing/assessing book proposals. Recent books were published by New Harbinger and NAL/Penguin.
Marian F. Wolbers writes novels, short stories, drama, poetry, nonfiction books, and magazine articles. Her first novel, Rider, was published by St. Martin's Press. A former writer and editor for Time-Life (Insects, Underwater Life, and Plants) and Rodale, Inc. (numerous titles), Wolbers has published extensively on health, science, history, fashion, social studies, spirituality, and communications. Wolbers is a member of the Dramatists Guild and Authors Guild of America.
Pamela S. Gockley is the President/CEO of Vigilant Corporation, a full-service web design, hosting, and management company based in Reading, Pa.
The company was started in 1996 and continues to focus on Social media and Internet marketing. She authored a book based on her successes and failures while being a woman entrepreneur in a male-dominated technology industry. The Reputation Factor: Repositioning to Succeed focuses on personal and professional development and has many common-sense ideas and observations, written through personal stories and with a sense of humor.
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