The Career Author Summit Recap

After a fantastic weekend (and week-long) at The Career Author Summit, the guys are here to share a recap of the event as well as the most pertinent takeaways from all of the presentations.

J. and Zach also share some details about the forced pivot to a virtual event and how they’re thinking about the future of live events.

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.

In this episode:

  • Making (More) Money as a Writer! with Honorée Corder
  • Career Author Alternatives: Unique Ways to Live as a Full Time Creative
  • The Future of Publishing: An Industry Panel
  • Myths & Legends of Amazon Advertising with Bryan Cohen
  • Mastering Amazon’s A9 Algorithm and Your Book’s Rankings in the Market with Dave Chesson
  • How Many P’s Are There in Publishing Success? with Mark Leslie Lefebvre
  • You Are Not Broken with J. Thorn
  • Audio for Authors: Audiobooks, Podcasting and Voice Technologies with Joanna Penn
  • Find the Right Mentor to Fast Track Your Author Career with Tim Grahl
  • Can I do this? Revision Made Easy (Okay, Easier) with Rachael Herron
  • How to Write a Series That Keeps Readers Buying with Lindsay Buroker

Also in this episode, a preliminary look at 2021 events.

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