Start Keeping A Journal Now

Posted by Sadie Lulei Unless your job specifically requires handwritten formats, it’s easy to fall out of the style of pen and paper. Especially with blogging, vlogging, and other social media based formats of sharing one’s experiences. However, the art of keeping a journal is different from all other aspects Read more…

What Does a Successful Workplace Look Like?

Posted by Sadie Lulei

The office space of any business is a crucial consideration in the productivity of the employees. In fact, some of the key considerations in forming a productive workplace overlap with how we take care of plants: lots of light, lots of fresh air, and open space to grow in. As said in Forbes, by Contributor Alan Kohll, “A quality workspace design leads to a less stressful and more productive atmosphere. It’s essential that employers take the physical work environment of their employees into consideration.” Source: forbes.com.

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Pricing a Book on Amazon Kindle

Posted by Lukas Hernandez

When pricing a self-published book we need to consider some important key factors. For starters, if the author is new and does not have an extensive audience then it is important the price is going to gain attention from new fans. The primer goal for a new author is to build their email list and to make sure that many people are buying their book to put them on the map (or at the top of a subcategory on amazon). To get the attention of new fans and to make quick conversions that will help gain reviews the author needs to make sure that the book is priced at a point that won’t make the book seem too cheap but will also make people convert into reading the new hit novel. The issue with many self-published authors is that they want to maximize income for their work and not be patient by building their audience. The sales will come once the author gains an audience because their fans will be waiting for the new release.

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Thoughts on Giveaways Being an Effective Marketing Strategy

Posted by Lukas Hernandez

Last week I was in the mood for a bag of cashews to hold me over until dinner. I decided the most convenient place for me to stop by was the Local 7-11 in Damascus Maryland. As soon as I walked in I was pleasantly surprised by a sign that read “Free Slurpee Day.” You can bet I went and grabbed a small cup and chose the blueberry lemonade flavor. I paid the cashier for the cashews and went on my way to enjoy an interesting mix of a Slurpee and cashews.

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