Great Leaders . . .

For Your Information

Great Leaders Use the Power of Dreams – By Ron Ashkenas – Harvard Business Reveiew –

The Most Important Publishing Platform – By Jeff Goins –

When Should You Quit Your Day Job? – by L. Schlesinger, C. Kieffer, P. Brown – Harvard Business Review –

Why Small Publishers Fail – By Cathy Clamp – For Writer Beware –

Books have characters – By Seth Godin – Video with Chip Kidd –

Self-Publishers: Don’t Think Content, Think Problem-Solving – by Joel Friedlander –

The Writer’s Life is Full of Second Chances – By Rovin LaFevers – For Writer Unboxed –

Nine Writers and Publicists Tell All About Readings and Book Tours – By Matthew Gallaway – The Awl –

Book Camera Created From Recycled Photography Texts – By Helen Morgan – inhabitat –

The Secret to Landing Pages That Sell? Understand Your Unique Star – By Sean D’Souza – copyblogger –



Quote(s) of the Day

“A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge.” – George R. R. Martin

“Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.”  – Stephen King




Writing Contest

The Writer 2012 Short-Story Contest – Deadline April 30, 2012 –