Category: Free(lance) Advice

Featured Writer of the Week: Kevin Maney

Posted: June 22, 2020 | By:

Kevin Maney is a writer and consultant. He selectively works with CEOs and companies on writing projects that give something interesting or important to the world. His most recent book is Unscaled: How AI and a New Generation of Upstarts Are Creating the Economy of the Future and prior to that, he wrote Play Bigger: How...

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The first year of your new career

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David Murray is editor of Vital Speeches of the Day. Learn more at or by following @VitalSpeeches on Twitter.

Exec comms has changed from corporate window-dressing to society-saving work. Are you up for this?

Last Friday the Professional Speechwriters Association and the Executive Communication Council held our first full-on virtual conference. In my keynote remarks, I suggested that this isn’t the most crucial time in the history...

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Opportunities Abound for Writing Coaches

Posted: June 15, 2020 | By:

Toni Robino, co-founder of Windword Literary Services LLC, is a leading editorial collaborator in both fiction and nonfiction, with titles on the New York Times bestseller list. She’s creatively inspired by projects that can make a profound difference for the planet and the conscious evolution of humanity. She enjoys helping...

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How to create buzz for your book during the pandemic

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Over The River Public Relations was founded in 2000 by two former Random House, Inc. executives–Jennifer Richards and Rachel Tarlow Gul. OTRPR is a public relations agency that specializes in promoting books, authors and publishing initiatives. We deliver personal service and attention to detail, along with the resources normally...

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Top Tips for Making the Most of Remote Interviews

Posted: June 8, 2020 | By:

Jennifer Upton is a writer, ghostwriter, editor, and proofreader. As a freelance ghostwriter, Jennifer has interviewed and written the memoirs of dancers, war veterans, trauma survivors and business professionals of all ethnic backgrounds and age groups. Find her here:

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How Being Profound Kills Business Books

Posted: June 1, 2020 | By:

Greg Larson is an author, editor, and book coach. As the owner of Marketing Author Academy, his work and his clients' work has been seen in: the Wall Street Journal Bestseller List, HarperCollins,...

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The RealClear Publishing Advantage Webinar

Posted: May 25, 2020 | By:

In this webinar, Gotham Ghostwriters CEO Dan Gerstein, RealClearPolitics Washington Bureau Chief Carl Cannon, and Amplify Publishing CEO Naren Aryal discuss the landscape for political thought leaders considering writing a book. Aspiring authors now have more options than ever but unless you're a household name already—or a partisan activist with a built-in audience—chances are traditional publishers won't consider you.

That's where RealClear Publishing, a new imprint from RealClearPolitics steps in to offer a new and trusted platform for independent-minded thinkers and...

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Adapt your keynote speech for a virtual event

Posted: May 22, 2020 | By:

This article by Teresa Zumwald has been reposted with the author's permission. It was originally posted at

The fate of your keynote speech has been up in the...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Rodney Moore

Posted: May 18, 2020 | By:

Rodney Moore is a ghostwriter for entrepreneurs, innovators, mavericks and thought leaders and also copywrites and offers creative copy direction for established brands, emerging start-ups and product companies. Learn more at

Looking back, what do you wish you knew getting started as a...

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The Way Your Work Looks Can Be As Important As What It Says

Posted: May 15, 2020 | By:

Jonathan Rick - How to Write an Op-Ed

This article by Jonathan Rick has been reposted with the author's permission. It was originally posted at

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