Philip Duncan is an award-winning and Amazon best-selling author and the host of the Powerhouse Authoring Summit. Here, we talk about what he learned from his first summit and how he created a follow-up program for authors. Philip also shares his numbers from his first and most recent summits, the value of business relationships and a solid email list, and details on his core offer.
I had the opportunity to be part of one of Derek Doepker’s summits and here, we dive into how authors can collaborate with experts in their niche to create a winning summit of their own. We chat about who is the best fit for a virtual summit and the importance of having a purpose in mind before getting started. Other topics we discuss include tips for hosting your first summit, creating courses, and how to find people to speak on your summits and how to reach out.
Derek Doepker is a multiple best-selling author and a master of building email lists. Through an email list, you can keep the relationship going with your readers through personal messages and share upcoming books and product launches. Derek shares tips on how to get started with an email list and how you can use it to make some serious cash.
Best-selling author and entrepreneur Greg Rollett is the founder of Ambitious.com. He’s a master at creating sales funnels and using your book as an introductory point for higher ticket offerings. Taking care of your customers, adding personal touches, and making sure you’re providing massive value will help turn your audience into lifelong fans.
Navid Moazzez, founder of the Virtual Summit Mastery program, helped me create my very own Book Profit School. Navid has some amazing tips on repurposing content, growing your audience, and more. Learn how easy it can be to get started, even if it’s your first virtual summit.
An anti connector is someone who doesn’t respect your relationship and does things that ruin a potential partnership. Being audience centric is always better than treating someone poorly, especially when growing your email list, planning virtual summits with other influencers, and building your business.
Hosting virtual summits can help you grow your audience and build authority when you partner with others. You’ll also get valuable, real time feedback on what your audience wants and needs, making it easier to come up with viable products. Summits can take you from publishing as a hobby to launching a lucrative business.
In this episode, we’re talking about virtual summits. They’re a great way to build an audience and can help build out your book business. I share how I set up my own virtual summits, how I automated the process, and I talk about working with influencers within your niche.
This bonus episode is all about building an email list from your book. You’ll want to have a solid list to funnel all of your customers in one place. I share some of my favorite tools and methods to help create and maintain a solid email list.