Good Life Project

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Jonathan Fields from Good Life Project , could well be one of them. When people tell me that they''re down, not sure what to do next or simply looking for some smart new ways to think, I''ll immediately point them to Field''s Good Life Project. business book. good life project.

Poke the Box – Book Review

Justin Levy

Seth Godin recently released his new book, Poke the Box (Amazon affiliate link), as part of the Domino Project. As an avid reader of Seth’s, both his books and his blog, I was excited to read it. This is never the case with Seth’s books. Book Reviews Reviews

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The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Bamboo Project Blog. Well if you regard laptops as simply a combo TV and book, then yeah, I guess its been a waste. Can think of them as a "thing" and "object"--books, content, etc. The Power of Blogging ISNT Just in Reading Them. RANT ALERT! )

The Five Business Books That Permanently Changed My Life

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We buy a lot of books. I''m just as guilty as the next person of picking up the latest and greatest business book, with every intention of devouring every page. Over time, I''ve become the prototypical "get off my lawn" grumpy old man with business books that don''t grab the reader from the get-go, or the ones that regurgitate the same brand stories. It''s easy to be dismissive of the business book genre. Many people turn their heads as sales books.

10 Brand New Books That You Should Read

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It''s like the brains of the world converged, had a meeting and decided to overwhelm us with a mass amount of brand new books to get our brains frothing. This is, without question, a tough time to figure out which brand new business book you should start with. My Kindle runneth over with books that must be consumed, contemplated and implemented. All of these books have either just come out (in the past month, or so) or will be coming out at any moment. business book.

Book Review: APE – Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur by Guy Kawasaki and Shawn Welch

Akamai Marketing

Stay Akamai: It’s a natural step for bloggers to consider publishing; self publishing books is easier than ever before. As a young writer, actually publishing a book seemed like a pipe-dream, particularly given the fact that I also always dreamed of eating and having shelter.

Not a Full-Length Book? Write a Kindle Single Instead

Debbie Weil

I’ve been wrestling with whether the topic of Friending Over 50 (aka baby boomers and social media) is a book idea - or just a fascinating phenomenon (links to Pew Internet report on Older Adults and Social Media ) as well as a great subject for a five-minute Ignite talk.

The Five Business Books That Shaped 2011

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So are Twitter , online newspapers and magazines and the occasional Podcast, but if you really want to deep-dive into a topic and spend more than a grazing moment with it, you have to read a well-written book about the topic that interests you. A few years back, I set a personal goal of reading one book per week. I'm also a bit of a business book geek, so in the spirit of the Holidays Season, year-end lists and "top 10 of 2011" linkbait posts, the world seems primed for.

The Future Of Books And Publishing

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I wish more people would read (more) books. In a world of Blog, Podcasts, Twitter , magazines and more, I still get the most value out of reading and thinking about a good book over anything else. Along with starting one of the most interesting open source projects, LibriVox (for audio books based on books in the public domain), Hugh also works on book and publishing start-ups. book a futurists manifesto. book oven. book publishing.

5 Tips to Help You Write a Book, Too

Geoff Livingston

Many people dream about writing books. Seven years later, I just sent the draft of my fifth book to my editors last week. Thanks to independent publishing , writing a book is something anyone can do. The first time you finish writing a book, it’s a huge deal.

Book Review: The Crowdfunding Revolution


In this series of posts about social media books, I invite the author to share something about themselves and why they wrote the book, and what in the book might be of particular interest to association or nonprofit audiences. . so I find this book incredibly interesting.

Shift Your Focus Away From Blog Posts and Proceed With Your Projects For a Change!


This “something else” could be the Amazon Kindle book that you’d like to write, the new e-mail newsletter that you have been thinking of creating for your list or a new lead magnet and a landing page, that would increase the conversions and the number of subscribers.

HOW TO: Read 26 Books A Year

Dave Fleet

Tweet Late in 2009, Julien Smith’s fantastic approach to reading inspired me to set an ambitious target for this year: to read one book every two weeks throughout the year. I even published my target list of books so people could hold me to account. 26 books per year… how?

How the P.S. In a Blog Post (And SEO) Landed Me a Book Deal

Viper Chill

This book aims to change that. I can see the “How a P.S. In a Blog Post Landed Me a Book Deal” headlines already. I was very honoured and excited to be asked to write the book. Actually Writing a Book.

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Context vs. Content: What Sells Your Book

Debbie Weil

That is key to understanding why context ( who , where , how , what , why ) has as much to do with the success or popularity of a new book as does the actual content of that book. Who recommended the book to you? Where did you hear about the book?

Writing A Book… Again

Geoff Livingston

I’m happy to announce that I’m writing a new book, this time with Gini Dietrich and with a new publisher, Pearson. How many social media books can one person write? BUT like every other blogger, we just did the, “ We’re writing a book &# post.

CTRL AT DEL - The Business Book

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CTRL ALT DEL is the title of my second business book. Following is the official press release and some media mention of the pending project. Author of the best-selling business book, Six Pixels of Separation , and President of award-winning Digital Marketing agency, Twist Image , signs with Business Plus for the release of his sophomore book. Business Plus also published Joel's first book, Six Pixels of Separation, in 2009. best selling business book.

Lawyers Have A Hard Time Dealing With Change [#LMAP3 Recap #1]

Myrland Marketing

First, A Little History Many of us who grew up in sales and marketing studied the 4 Ps of “The Marketing Mix,” which are: Product Price Place Promotion They were invented by Jerome McCarthy in the ‘60s, and made famous by Phillip Cotler in his book, Principles of Marketing , in 1967.

5 AMAZ-ing books to gift your favourite small business owner

Absolute PA

They included a copy of my self paced Facebook training, From Likes to Quality Leads , a free strategy session with me, and one of my favourite business books. That’s what this book is about. More on Unmarketing and Scott’s other books here.

The Business Lie About Free DIY

Waxing UnLyrical

Do you read that cache of business books and ebooks you’ve accumulated? Business Guest Posts Marketing Shakirah Dawud adam toporek building business business DIY projects investment marketing DIY small business

Getting Ready for the Long Write

Geoff Livingston

Writing two unpublished novels, two business books, and a graduate thesis teaches you a thing or two about long writing projects. Here are some methods that helped with these five projects: Use a Blueprint. Parts help break a book into major components. Image by hashmil.

Psychology’s Six Tips for Killer Confidence (and A Story About A Book)


Once upon a time I decided to write and publish a book. I just really thought it would be great to write a book. Fast forward two years and I held in my hand not one copy of my co-authored self-improvement book, but three. By ProBlogger Expert Ellen Jackson. AK Stout’s Review of Seth Godin’s “Poke the Box”

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I rarely read “this type&# of book. Since reading the book, I’ve “poked&# more than I had in a long time. Uncategorized AK Stout amazon domino project motivation poke the box seth godin

What Big Data Tells You About Exodus

Geoff Livingston

Being an egomaniac author with an inferiority complex, I commissioned a Helix Review to analyze Exodus against all published works within The Book Genome Project as well as making specific comparisons to titles in the science fiction genre.

Marketing What Makes You Unique

Peg Fitzpatrick

I’ve co-authored a book with Guy Kawasaki [who I met… The post Marketing What Makes You Unique appeared first on Peg Fitzpatrick. Blog Posts Social Media Barbara Corcoran how to build a personal brand Laila Ali marketing personal branding The Maxx You Project TJ Maxx

Mark Schaefer on The Tao of Twitter

Ari Herzog

Mark Schaefer introduced his first book, “ The Tao of Twitter ,” on his blog on February 15, 2011. Back to your book. Fleshing out the handbook into a book seemed to make sense. About two years ago, I had been approached by several publishers about writing a book.

What I Learned About Blogging from the Tanzanian Blog Project


To do this we wanted to spend most of the day at the project (a disability hospital) collecting the story or stories and then get back to our hotel to put the content together. What I Learned About Blogging from the Tanzanian Blog Project.

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Done with Traditional Publishing

Geoff Livingston

I will self publish my next book. Most people think they know how to publish a book, but they don’t. Working with a traditional publisher will show you how to develop, edit and review books to ensure quality products. I look forward to marketing my next book.

How To Get Your Blog Project Approved

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali How To Get Your Blog Project Approved January 13th, 2011 Tweet Guest post by Shanan Sorochynski Okay, you’ve had nearly half a month to sink into 2011.

How She Does it: Blogger Pip Lincolne Talks Finding Time to Write Books


As Darren said a little while ago, everybody has a book in them, but it’s probably more accurate to say every blogger has at least 10 ideas for eBooks inside them. Pip Lincolne is the author of five published books and is a regular contributor to blogs, websites, and magazines.

How To Keep Fear From Ruining Your Career


Guest post by Brian Carter as part of the book launch of The Cowbell Principle. Garrison wrote in his recent book that no one reads the New York Times and that USA Today is the Fisher-Price newspaper, so the Washington Post wanted to talk to him immediately. Book review Potluck

Weekend Project: Research the Audience You Want … but Don’t Have


This guest post is by Logan Marshall of the Free Life Project. Instead of just hoping that your message resonates with your mysterious “target audience,” you want to know with utter certainty that your projects will succeed before you even create them. Repeat with other similar books.

Weekly Roundup: Project Happiness

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Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Weekly Roundup: Project Happiness September 5th, 2010 Tweet When I wrote yesterday’s post, asking, “ Are you happy ?&#

Book Review: iPhone Millionaire


In this series of posts about social media books, I invite the author to share something about themselves and why they wrote the book, and what in the book might be of particular interest to association or nonprofit audiences. . So that is why I wrote the book.

5 DIY Influencers to Follow on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Whenever I think about DIY projects, I think of Pinterest Fails and how most of my crafts turn out. However, even with the failures, it’s difficult not to want to try the next DIY project that comes across my feed.

‘Fourth Transformation’ book: Brace for impact

Book review: A clear-eyed look at the mind-blowing changes in spatial computing dead ahead. It’s easily their best, most accomplished and most important book. (I I reviewed their last book , “The Age of Context,” here in 2013.) The best part of the book?

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He’s volunteered to give away a copy of his recent book, FBML Essentials , to two readers. You can also purchase my book, FBML Essentials , which will give you a little more details on FBML (as well as the Facebook developer platform in general).

Awakening from Delusions of Grandeur

Geoff Livingston

I’m speaking about the competitive rat race to see who can get the most social media rock star badges; keynotes, books, followings, awards, blog mentions, yeah! As the New Year turned I focused on less demanding projects, reduced my travel, and invested in more personal family time.

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Business Resolutions for 2013

Geoff Livingston

There is no new book to promote in 2013. It seems like I’ve had a serious pet project for each of the last three years. Whether it was fighting for the Gulf, writing and promoting books, or starting a company, there was an extra project at hand in addition to normal consulting.

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Revealing the Secret That’s Limiting Your Potential

Convince & Convert

With his new book The Flinch , Julien isn’t going to be under the radar any longer. Julien is an excellent blogger , and the co-author of the New York Times best-selling book Trust Agents - a good read that helped define the persona of the connector.