Writing, Marketing, and Publishing Lessons I Learned from Attending BookBaby’s #IndieAuthorCon in Philly

From November 3rd through 5th, I attended BookBaby’s Independent Author Convention at the Sonesta Hotel in Philadelphia, PA. While I wasn’t blown away by the conference or its speakers, I gained useful insight into the book publishing process for independent authors, including marketing and publicity planning and perspectives on how and when and from whomContinue reading “Writing, Marketing, and Publishing Lessons I Learned from Attending BookBaby’s #IndieAuthorCon in Philly”

I’m Switching to a Part-Time Schedule at Work, and Here’s Why

For the first time in my 11-year professional career, I’m switching to a part-time schedule, starting next week, where I will work Tuesday – Thursday (24 hours per week). My work schedule will consist of strategic communications support to the Professional Development Group, as well as leadership course instruction and facilitation. That said, the questionContinue reading “I’m Switching to a Part-Time Schedule at Work, and Here’s Why”