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MYOBA30 Indexing a non-fiction book with Michelle Campbell-Scott
A book index demonstrates professionalism and is an expected feature in a non-fiction book. Author Michelle Campbell-Scott shares how indies can produce an index for their works.
MYOBA29 Laura Morelli talks about direct sales of her latest historical fiction book
Laura Morelli is a hybrid author who uses her PhD in Art History to influence her fiction. Her books are set in Renaissance Italy and typically revolve around iconic art.
In this episode we talk about the new book and how she used direct sales and bonus material to create deeper connections with her audience.
MYOBA28 Is Facebook the Next Book Market?
Cecelia Mecca discusses how the new Facebook changes are aligning to make messenger bots more powerful and create a marketplace where authors can sell within facebook.
Ricardo Fayet joins me to discuss how the Reedsy marketplace and tools can help you sell more books.
MYOBA25 CARES Act Disaster Loan part 2
Considering applying for the economic injury disaster loan or the Payroll Protection Program? In this video I’ll explain how and why you should apply for the Payroll Protection Program. While this is part of the CARES ACT and SBA this particular forgivable loan is done through your local SBA approved bank. I’ll explain how the loan converts to grant money for small business, sole proprietors, and gig workers and is different from the eidl. This part of the coronavirus stimulus is being driven by the treasury department and is even more important than the stimulus check.
Since the coronavirus outbreak our economy has lost nearly 50% of GDP and this has stressed every business to some extent. Even if you feel that the pandemic has had less of an impact on your sole proprietorship or company than others you know it doesn't hurt to know what programs are available to help you with short term cash flow.
Here is the application link for the PPP program https://home.treasury.gov/system/files/136/Paycheck-Protection-Program-Application-3-30-2020-v3.pdf
MYOBA24: CARES Act Disaster Loan part 1
Authors, you may have heard about this disaster loan from the SBA and wondering if you qualify. You do and in the episode we discuss the PPP and EIDL basics and how you can apply for a forgivable loan to help you through these trying times.