ENERGIZE YOUR LIFE!
Rejoice in Life! Wake up early and walk in the neighborhood before going to work. Smell the smells; listen to the world waking up. Rejoice to be alive!
Book Publishing Tips of the Day
Daily words of wisdom from Tami DePalma and other publishing industry experts. Today's Tip from DePalma: "Be Creative When You Call."MARKETING TIP OF THE DAY
THEME: FOLLOW-UP CALLS
Avoid beginning your calls with "did you receive my information?" or "have you made any decisions about reviewing my book?" Instead, start each and every call with "Is this a good time?" or "Are you on deadline?" If they are not able to give you the attention your idea deserves, call back at a time when they can. Have something new and fresh to say with each call.
(c) 2000 by Tami DePalma. For more tips and information about "Marketing with a Twist," visit the MarketAbility Web site. Don't your books deserve MAXIMUM EXPOSURE?
MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR SUMMER VACATION
You ARE taking one, right? You've been doing all that writing and promoting-it's time for a break! Of course, you'll probably fill the trunk of your car completely with books...
Let the Sterns Suggest a Diner
Life is a perpetual road trip for Jane and Michael Stern, who make it a point to eat at the country's best diners, drive-ins, barbecue joints, and other attractions along the way. True connoisseurs of regional American food, the Sterns keep the "epi-curious" up to date with a weekly postcard to the Gourmet magazine website. You can search and browse the Sterns' tips and find the best food On the Road.