Calendar of Events

Thursday, March 12, 2020 @ 7:00pm EDT

Professional Development: Establish an Author's Platform

If you're interested in mythology, start Googling how to build an author's platform.

If you're interested in taking care of business and selling your work, take this course.

This 6-class series will take the mystery out of the process. No more blind-leading-the-blind or half-cocked blog advice. We'll show you the simple yet effective tools that really help professional authors to grow their fan base and sell their work.

This class will cover the essential tools and platforms you'll need, as well as the technical how-to so you can get it done.

Live Online Class

Thursday, May 7, 2020 @ 7:00pm EDT

Professional Development: Grow Your Audience

You have the essential tools in place, now what?

This 6-class series will teach you online and in-person strategies to effectively grow your fan base.

This isn't untested theory or speculation, these are proven strategies that really work for professional authors.

Live Online Class

Thursday, July 9, 2020 @ 7:00pm EDT

Seminar: The Three Publishing Paths

Brad Pauquette has developed a paradigm for helping authors to understand the publishing industry and to find opportunities.

There are three major paths to publishing your book. Each has its own merits and its own pitfalls.

Which path best suits your goals and personality? What are the common scams and red flags to be aware of? How should you set your expectations?

This seminar will give you new insight into the publishing industry and help you to find the best path for your work.

Live Online Seminar

Thursday, July 16, 2020 @ 7:00pm EDT

Seminar: The Five Steps of Book Production

This seminar will show you the critical five steps to professionally produce a book, developed by Brad Pauquette from years of industry experience.

If you intend to self-publish, you won't want to miss this.

If you're publishing with a small press, you won't want to miss this either. It will give you new tools to evaluate your opportunities and ensure that your book is positioned for success.

Live Online Seminar

Thursday, August 6, 2020 @ 7:00pm EDT

Seminar: Effective Query Letters

Why do some query letters get a response and others not?

This seminar will give you specific tools and techniques to make your query letters notable. If you're planning on seeking an agent or traditional publisher, you'll need this critical skill.

Live Online Seminar