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Authorpreneur – Coffee Break
19th June 2019 • iCreateDaily Podcast • iCreateDaily Podcast
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What is an Authorpreneur?

Selling books, especially fiction books, is no walk in the park. Unless the park is on fire, molten lava is spreading like the Black Plague, and the rocks you’re hoping on are melting as you make your escape. So what’s this “Authorpreneur” thing? Well firstly, it’s not just another obnoxious word you constantly misspell.

Being an authorpreneur is about embracing the business of selling books. 

In this Coffee Break, we’re introducing a guest we interviewed for the iCreateDaily podcast and discussing some of the struggles of being an author for a living.

Topics Discussed:

  • An author we’re excited to interview
  • Non-fiction vs fiction market
  • Building an audience
  • Paying a PR team vs doing your own marketing
  • Market demand for storytellers
  • Keep on learning
  • Being healthy


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