Would you be prepared if your computer crashed tomorrow and your cloud service went down? It’s a doom and gloom subject, but implementing a backup system is something many authors put off until it’s too late. On this episode, J. shares his time and experience as a systems administrator to help you learn how to implement a backup system and more:

  • How your perspective on publishing a single book will change as your author career grows
  • The importance of building systems and taking a step-by-step approach to creating long term success
  • Why you should publish any books you have taken wide on PublishDrive
  • Why implementing a backup system is an essential step to protecting your career
  • The importance of keeping at least three backups
  • How to automate your backup systems
  • How to keep your backups secure
  • The ultimate goal of your backup system
  • Hardware and software tools to help you implement a quality backup system
  • What you should be prepared to invest in your backup system

The Career Author Podcast is a podcast where co-authors J. Thorn and Zach Bohannon share their struggles and successes as full-time authors, advice for improving your writing craft, and honest discussions of what it takes to build a successful career as an author.

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