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Are you an author looking to build a great publishing business? Subscribe and listen to Joe Solari share game-changing ideas used by today’s most successful authors and business owners. We are in a golden age where amazing content is being created by ordinary people every day. Joe and his guests unpack the ideas and systems driving success, always mindful of sharing the best business practices for you to use in building your publishing empire.

Mind Your Business for Authors Joe Solari

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Are you an author looking to build a great publishing business? Subscribe and listen to Joe Solari share game-changing ideas used by today’s most successful authors and business owners. We are in a golden age where amazing content is being created by ordinary people every day. Joe and his guests unpack the ideas and systems driving success, always mindful of sharing the best business practices for you to use in building your publishing empire.

    Kickstarting Marketing with Paddy Finn

    Kickstarting Marketing with Paddy Finn

    Paddy Finn first found financial freedom by writing Science Fiction. To level up the challenge,e why not pivot to creating material for tabletop role-playing games?

    Too easy

    Let's do it while being a digital nomad with a family of five.

    Good thing Paddy is a quick study and can understand markets quickly. He is currently running a $200,000 Kickstarter campaign that was funded in 30 minutes. http://kck.st/3AswCuV

    If you're thinking about building a creative business on Kickstarter, make yourself your favorite beverage, get your notebook and pen, and sit down for an amazing breakdown of building an audience on Kickstarter.

    • 55 min
    Self Publishing Market Trends October 2021

    Self Publishing Market Trends October 2021

    What’s better than getting the latest update on the current publishing market trends? Learning about new categories to exploit on Amazon.

    But wait, there’s more…

    Alex Newton drops knowledge on what’s going on in Romance, Science Fiction, and Mystery, Thriller, Suspense.

    If you’re serious about understanding how publishing works and the forces of supply and demand, then take the time to watch Alex present the most up-to-date intelligence on the KDP publishing market.

    His report includes ranking results, estimates of the Kindle payout pool, and so much more.
    https://k-lytics.com/

    • 49 min
    How to sell poetry books direct with Pierre Jeanty

    How to sell poetry books direct with Pierre Jeanty

    Today’s guest is Pierre Alex Jeanty. The author of the best-selling books Her and Him. He has been a full-time poet and self-help author for several years.

    What makes him different is that he’s making money. His business is very different than most indie authors. The business generates seven figures and is predominantly print books sold directly.

    We talk about how his mindset is that he is running a publishing business, not just selling books. We dive deep into the direct sales model, merchandising for authors, fulfillment, and customer experience.

    • 53 min
    How to Manage a Beta Reading Team

    How to Manage a Beta Reading Team

    Evan Gow from Story Origin shows us a new service and process to run a beta reading team. Learn why this is important for an author then how this process reduces the pain and overwhelm that typically comes with getting comments from readers and turning that into an improved manuscript.

    • 51 min
    Craig and Joe Chat about 20 Books Las Vegas Q3 2021

    Craig and Joe Chat about 20 Books Las Vegas Q3 2021

    Every three months or so Craig Martelle is a guest/host to share what's up with his fiction business. While Craig earns a six figure income from writing he also runs the largest indie author conference in the world.

    We talk about both.

    Join us to get an update on where craig is on his journey. What's working and what's not. THe latest on Vegas and a bunch of other stuff that we chat about when we do these calls.

    • 56 min
    Introducing Indie Author Magazine

    Introducing Indie Author Magazine

    Let's talk content. Let's talk productivity. Let's talk with Chelle Honiker the technology and productivity maven that's at the controls of the newest hottest publication.

    Learn how the magazine has gone from an idea to six high quality issues distributed over ten channels in less than a year.

    Besides the magazine being a great resource for indie authors. Chelle shares how she uses project management, technology, and a team of 24 authors to pump out an issue every thirty days.

    You can get a FREE seven day trial here: https://indieauthormagazine.com/?wpam_id=26

    • 58 min

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Great advice from an expert in the industry

For any author struggling with the business side of their career I recommend Joe’s podcast big time! Joe has been in the business world for decades and his knowledge is top notch and much needed, especially for beginner indie authors.