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I Already Have So Much Content, Why Would I Want A Book As Well?

August 1, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

Fantastic! Having too much content is unlikely to be a problem. In fact, it’s a blessing because it means you’re half way there with your writing. Here’s a checklist of items that you can use to get started if you already have a lot of content: 1.    Sort what you already have into topic areas. […]



I Can’t Write

July 3, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

I suspect there are very few people in the world who would claim to be naturally good at writing. Even published authors will often regale you with stories about how much hard work it took to get them where they are today. While Agatha Christie wrote novel after novel, Harper Lee wrote two in her […]



There Are So Many Books Already; How Will Anyone Ever Find Mine?

June 5, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

Keep it in perspective. Think about your existing customer relationships rather than the ivory tower of bestselling authors. Who do you want to see your book? Who should see your book? Who would be an advocate of your book? Perhaps, you already have access to most of these people in your current customer relationships. Also, […]



I Can’t Afford to Publish a Book…

May 10, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

Many people disregard the idea of publishing a book because they are worried about how much it will cost. But the truth is it can vary from just a few dollars to thousands of dollars. If you’re not overloaded with money or sponsored by a multinational, what can you do to cut costs without cutting […]



But There Are Already So Many Books on This Topic…

April 10, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

It would be almost impossible to find a topic that hasn’t already been written about in some way. But this is not a reason to not write a book. In fact it is a reason to write your book. American life coach and author, Marie Forleo, speaks eloquently about the importance of writing a book […]



Book Writing – Why Would Anyone Be Interested In What I Have To Say?

March 14, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

The fact that you are in business suggests that people are interested in what you have to say, and would be interested to read a book written by you. Understanding what you have to say goes to the heart of your brand. It’s why you get out of bed every morning and why you do […]



I Don’t Have Time To Publish a Book!

February 20, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

The key to any new project is to prioritise its importance. There are times in our lives when we really don’t have time to take on a new project. If this is the case for you right now, it’s probably best to put your book on hold. However, if you’re really keen to get your […]



Top 10 Concerns People Raise About Book Publishing

January 13, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

Top ten concerns when publishing

Guiding people through the process of writing a book can be a rewarding process. But while people are usually excited about the prospect of becoming a published author, there are a number of common doubts. Over the coming months, I’ll address the top ten concerns people raise about publishing their own book, namely: Where do I start? […]