How to Write a Press Release

How to Write a Press Release

February 24, 2014

Have you ever wondered how to write a press release? I find them to be a great way to share  information about an event, a book, or announcement to gain media interviews to further spread the word. (Some describe a… Read more

Insider writing tips from author Gina Robinson

February 14, 2014

I asked successful romance author Gina Robinson to share ‘insider’ writing tips — regardless of genre. But HOW I re-connected with Gina is a story unto itself. I was making a presentation at a large aerospace manufacturing company for the Springboard… Read more

‘Crabs in a barrel?’ Not at this women’s roundtable

February 7, 2014

Hats off to Seattle women leaders and entrepreneurs who joined a group of Malaysian professors and business leaders for a women’s roundtable on business, leadership and entrepreneurship. Ten women from Malaysia, including professors from the University Malaysia Kelantan and successful Malay business… Read more

Seattle Boat Show 2014

February 1, 2014

Seattle Boat Show 2014 is in the books, with the final show wrapping up a day early because the Seattle Seahawks are in the Super Bowl. (And you know where everyone will be on that day)! This year, we attended only the… Read more

Engage readers!

How do you engage readers?

January 23, 2014

If you’re an author, how do you engage readers? We all want to, because doing so successfully can create a community around the topics you love and write about, and ultimately, help sell books! Authorship MBA – Mastering the Business of Authorship is… Read more

Hot Topics on KING’s New Day Northwest

January 15, 2014

It’s always fun to be invited to join Margaret Larson on KING 5’s New Day Northwest for Hot Topics! This time around, Seattle Times columnist Nicole Brodeur, New Day audience coordinator Suzie Wiley and I had fun with Margaret discussing… Read more

Book Marketing in 2014 – Getting Started

January 9, 2014

Book marketing in 2014 will surely evolve as fast as it did in 2013. There are numerous disruptions in the current marketplace and a lot of noise, making it harder than ever for authors and businesses to ‘break out.’ I love this post by… Read more