Posts tagged "nonfiction literary agency"

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Chief Talent Launcher Most of the authors whose books are going to be sold this year are already under contract with publishers. But here’s the good news: NOW is the ideal time to prepare to be part of the January buying frenzy. Do you have a good nonfiction book […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Chief Talent Launcher If you own a business, want to start one or have a career you’d like to grow, here’s the deal: you need to consider writing a book. Not just any book. Certainly not the time-wasting pipe dream Great American Novel. You need to write a real, […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Chief Talent Launcher Thinking about writing a book but not quite sure whether it is a good use of your time? Have you heard “bad” things about self-publishing…about publishers…about literary agents? If you have an inkling that you might want to write a nonfiction book on the subject of […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker Speaking can be your best marketing strategy ever! Here are the three best ways to make money as a speaker: Speak for free, but convert a hefty percentage of every audience into customers, clients, patients or customers. How This Works: People buy from people they like and […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker Some “regular people”* speakers can attract $15,000, $25,000, even $30,000 or more for the same 45 minutes of speaking time that others are lucky get just a few hundred bucks for. * = speakers who are not celebrities, famous athletes, presidents, etc. Basically, people like you and […]