Friday, April 24, 2015

Writing Contest


Writing contest details
Click here

2015 Writing Contest Deadline:Entries must be received by May 29, 2015.
Topic:Everyday people who are making a difference for Jesus.
Length:800 to 1,200 words.
Prizes:1st Prize: $300 and we publish your article in the Nov. 2015 issue.
2nd Prize: $200 and we publish your article in the Nov. 2015 issue.
3rd Prize: $100 and we publish your article in the Nov. 2015 issue.
Last year's winner was my friend and writing student, Kay Swatkowski, author ofA Grandmother's Prayers: 60 Days of Devotions and Prayer

Her writing contest winning entry Click here

Monday, April 20, 2015

STORYTELLING IN A DIGITAL AGE ONLINE CONFERENCE

with Bob and Cheryl Moeller Click here


Wednesday through Friday Mornings, April 22-24, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CDT

Venue: Online

For those that register, I will send a link for you to click on for a google hangout group.  It’s real easy to click on and join at the given time.  You need a gmail address and a webcam.

The conference covers Storytelling, Writing, Blogging (Social media, too), Speaking, and Publishing.
10 Editing Hacks
14 Commandments for Bloggers
6 Best Ways to Speak Nationally
Publishing Your Way
New this session:  Bob Moeller will do a one hour on “The Art of Storytelling.”
Cheryl Moeller, M.A.R., was a literary agent from 1992-2002.  She received her first book contract in 1998 and has authored or co-authored 10 books.  Cheryl’s Books
In 2009, she also began to teach writing conferences to now over 600 people.  Sign up so you don’t miss one blog post –  Cheryl’s Writing Mentor Blog posts Click here
Suggested donation for the four day (evening) conference is $75 ($25 will count as fee for service, $50 you will be receipted for as tax deductible).
Please feel out form below.
Donate on paypal or snailmail today to reserve a spot. Click here


Free Fiction Training with Jerry Jenkins

If you’re overwhelmed by the beginning phase of your novel, I’m excited to give you this gift:

Today at 12:00 pm Central, I’m holding a free live training online for fiction writers. It’s called: How to Finally Get Started Writing Your Novel. We’re going to cover the common pitfalls keeping most writers from getting started.

I’d love for you to join me. All you have to do to discover the details is click the link below:


Just wanted to remind you one last time, because I may never do this particular live training again.

We’re going to have loads of fun and make some major progress—so I don’t want you to miss it!


Talk soon,

Jerry Jenkins



P.S. While I'd love for you to join me at 12:00 pm Central, I realize you might already have plans. And that's okay—because we are recording the live session. So if you register for the free webinar before it begins, I'll send you the recording within 48 hours and you can watch it anytime this week. Just register here and you'll get access to the recording.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Proofreader / Copy Editor: Educational Publishing (Rolling Meadows, IL)

Creative Services Associates, Inc., founded in 1989, provides editorial and writing services to several major educational publishing houses and other institutions. Typical projects include writing and editing copy for textbooks and educational products for grades K-12 as well as documenting how existing materials meet current state and national standards. Creative Services is a small company with a long-standing reputation for excellence.  Click here for more details for this job posting


Wednesday, April 8, 2015

FUTURE EVENTS STORYTELLING IN A DIGITAL AGE CONFERENCE – ONLINE

Still not too late to join for this time...


Tuesday Evenings, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., April 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2015

Venue: Online
Cheryl Moeller’s “Storytelling in a Digital Age Conference.”
For those that register, I will send a link for you to click on for a google hangout group.  It’s real easy to click on and join at the given time.  You need a gmail address and a webcam.
The conference covers Storytelling, Writing, Blogging (Social media, too), Speaking, and Publishing.
10 Editing Hacks
14 Commandments for Bloggers
6 Best Ways to Speak Nationally
Publishing Your Way
New this session:  Bob Moeller will do a one hour session one of the evenings (April 14) on “The Art of Storytelling.”
Cheryl Moeller, M.A.R., was a literary agent from 1992-2002.  She received her first book contract in 1998 and has authored or co-authored 10 books.  Cheryl’s Books

Monday, March 23, 2015

4 Best Sales Practices for Using Social Media

by Gary Galvin

Social media has been traditionally known for it's "soft selling" approach, meaning most users are not online for the sole purpose of shopping and, therefore, they must be persuaded in a different way. What does that mean for you? How do you "sell" through social media without causing your followers and friends to get tired of your overly aggressive tactics? The answer is in what you post and how you post it. Learn more below about effective social media sales strategies you can use to increase sales and keep your audience happy.  

#1. Find the Right Channel 


Read the other three best sales practices click here