What is an ISBN and why do I need one?

An ISBN (International Standard Book Number) is a book’s identifier, much like a social security number. It’s a 13-digit number which is applicable worldwide and unique to your book. The ISBN system uses a 13-digit number on the copyright/information page, and it also uses a bar code and number on the back cover. But what’s it for? I have a lot of people who ask me that question. Do you really need an ISBN? That […]

Turn off the TV, and Focus on Your Potential… Wealthy Girls Reunite!

Instead of focusing on a struggling economy and a negative job outlook, come network and celebrate with a powerful network of women, a.k.a. “Wealthy Girls,” who choose to focus on their potential. First held in January 2008, the Wealthy Girl Summit is a powerful seminar that featured 13 women who have defied the odds and become leaders in their fields. By sharing the secrets and knowledge of the top female leaders in their field, we […]

17-Day Book Challenge Produces Results!

17 days ago, Sanyika Calloway Boyce, aka “The Financial Fitness Coach” and @mediastarr, had an idea around her second personal finance book – and that was all. Now, 17 days later, she has her final cover and a rough draft of her manuscript, which she will take to traditional publishers or self-publish. Either way, at the end of the day, she is in CONTROL and has her book DONE! I love it! PURE ACTION. Do […]

And the last of the 17 myths… drum roll please

11. A book has to be on television to get anywhere. Yes, getting onto Oprah’s show is the hottest ticket in books – but that’s because of Oprah, not television. When she likes a book, she pushes it, and she has a huge audience of readers who value her opinion. Other than that, though, television’s dead as far as book-selling goes. New media is where it’s at: you can sell more books on Twitter than […]

Amazon Bestsellers… Making thousands Coaching and Speaking… Lobbied in DC

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