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3 questions publishers want your book proposal to answer.

Posted at 04:00h in Uncategorized by Jon Acuff 26 Comments<p>Recently, a friend named Laura Kretzmer asked me “How do you write a book proposal?” Here’s …

Jon Acuff: Why Most People Don't Reach Their Full Potential And How You Can

I recently caught up with Jon Acuff who is on tour for his New York Times bestselling book, <i>Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters</i>. Jon speaks nationally on a variety of subjects and is the author of three books: <i>Quitter</i>; <i>Gazelles, Baby Steps And 37 Other Things Dave</i> …

3 Reasons Why Jon Acuff's Start Experiment Was Awesome Online Community Building

<i>Conversation from the independent Start Experiment site, FrankenSTART.com.</i><p>Something awesome happened when bestselling business author Jon Acuff built a private Facebook group for his raving fans, 3,000+ people who'd fallen in love with his book <i>START: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do</i> …

Entrepreneurship

What If Christians Stopped Serving Out Of Guilt?

I had lunch with an accomplished surgeon awhile back who told me the two words that will kill the heart fastest are the words “ought to.”<p>The reason I …

Knowing What You Want Will Keep You From Making Bad Decisions

Ever wonder why Joseph didn’t sleep with Potiphar’s wife? He certainly could have. She came on to him often, and finally got so tired of his …

How to Start Writing a Novel

Once you’ve done the Now Novel process and planned your book, you’d think the hard part was behind you. And in many ways you’re right, but then comes …

The Top 9 Writing Mistakes And How To Fix Them

Blog posts. Articles. Ebooks. Ezines. Case studies. Slidedecks. Stories. Your bio. Press releases. White Papers.<p>If you need to create content but you …

So You're Desperate to Get an Agent? Here's What I Learned Before I Got Mine and Got a Book Deal

<b>You have to know someone to get an agent or get published.</b> Most agents are open to receiving queries provided you follow their guidelines. Get on …

Good Writing: No Matter Your Genre

For too long we’ve been having a pointless debate about whether or not genre writing is good writing, and whether or not “literary” writing is, in …