#093: How To Develop an Effective Author Platform with Eric Van Der Hope

Eric Van Der Hope is a three-time number-one international best-selling author, a book publishing shepherd, and a book launch strategist. He’s helped thousands of struggling content creators navigate the often-confusing publishing process and shorten the time it takes to become a published author. Eric and I talk about creating valuable content you’re willing to give away for free, connecting with your tribe, nurturing relationships, and the importance of authenticity.

#092: Building Visibility, Influence, and Authority with Derek Doepker

Derek Doepker is a master of email marketing and he’s here to share tips on how to build visibility, influence, and authority. Derek and I talk about how to boost visibility, why it’s important to nurture your existing following, and how to repurpose emails into other forms of content to save time. Derek and I also discuss creative ways to engage your audience, how to deal with trolls, and how email compares to podcasting and speaking engagements.

#088: Striving for Best Seller Status with Rob Kosberg

Rob Kosberg is a USA Today and Wall Street Journal best-selling author. He’s the founder of Best Seller Publishing and has been featured in some of the biggest media outlets in the country. Rob shares success stories, including a bit about how he was able to reposition himself as an expert. We also talk about Rob’s workshops, high ticket offers, and a bit about email marketing, ads, and sales funnels.

#087: Email Marketing for Authors with Derek Doepker

Derek Doepker is back and we’re diving into email marketing for authors. We talk about how to overcome the intimidation factor, how to create your own unique strategy and set expectations, and the value of an email list in Derek’s business. We also discuss referrals, collaborating with other authors, and where to find inspiration to write great emails for your audience.

#082: The Secret to Becoming a Best-Selling Author with Alinka Rutkowska

My friend, Alinka Rutkowska, is a best-selling author and the founder and CEO of Leaders Press. Her done-for-you concept has helped several thought leaders establish authority in their niche. Alinka shares tips on how to take your own book to best-seller status on today’s top lists. She shares the details of her strategy from beginning to book launch, the criteria used to qualify an author on the most popular best-seller lists, and how being in an anthology can be a shortcut to best-selling status.

#080: Virtual Summits for Authors with Derek Doepker

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.

#078: Make More Sales with LinkedIn with Brynne Tillman

Brynne Tillman is the CEO of Social Sales Link which helps sales professionals have better sales conversations through the power of LinkedIn. Brynne shares her recommendations on how to use LinkedIn if you’re an author just starting out. We also chat about who LinkedIn is and isn’t for, why you should create an email list on the side, why you shouldn’t automate or schedule LinkedIn posts, and more.

#071: Attracting Clients and Opportunities with Paul Brodie

Since 2015, Paul Brodie has launched 71 consecutive best sellers for his clients through his book launch service. I pick Paul’s brain on what authors need to do to build a successful business from their books and how to attract top clients. We talk about building authority, maintaining a strong email list, and the right next steps for authors to take.

#068: Building a Business through Email with Derek Doepker

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.

#042: Virtual Summit Mastery with Jan Koch

As the owner of Virtual Summit Mastery, Jan Koch knows a thing or two about running virtual summits. After seeing massive success with his own summits, he now helps others stand out from the crowd and bring their content to attendees. When done correctly, virtual summits have the potential to change your entire business for the better.