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NEWS

3 Men Pretended To Be A Female Author For A Writing Contest…And Won

Imagine the irony: three men pretending to be a woman pretending to be a man. Sounds like a crazy plot twist from your favorite rom com, right? Last month, that was the precise rouse revealed, as three men walked up to a podium to receive

INSPIRE

Thousands Of Authors Are Now Selling Novels Via Text

The popularity of SMS or text message novels has risen steadily over the past few years. Why not tell stories over text? It makes for an exciting adventure in which one can interact with the story in real-time. Take Brianna Hayworth, who writes sci-fi stories,

GROW

How To Get Your Book Ready For Self-Publishing In 4 Steps

If you feel that publishing your book the traditional way through literary agents and publishing companies isn’t for you, self-publishing your work is a valid alternative. But self-publishing your book isn’t as simple as uploading your first draft to Amazon and waiting for fame and

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Traditional Publishing VS Self-Publishing: Which Is Best For You?

Despite the many forms of entertainment modern technology allows us, there are still a myriad of people in the world who prefer to be entertained by literature, both classical and contemporary. Many of these people often find themselves wanting to contribute to this art form

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You Had One Job! When Meme Ridicule Exposes Truth For Business Owners

You had one job! This phrase is an ever-popular meme in today’s culture. Usually the headline to someone making a huge, obvious mistake. However, as an entrepreneur or business owner, it is rarely ever a statement that we feel applies to our daily lives. We

INSPIRE

She Helped Build Amazon From The Ground Up, Yet No One Knows Her Name

By now, every startup founder knows the story of how Amazon began as an online bookstore run from Jeff Bezos’ garage. The $1.14 trillion company’s success story is one that has inspired countless entrepreneurs to launch their own businesses with nothing but a few dollars

MAVERICKS

Cesar Hidalgo, The Physicist Exploring How Humans Judge Machines At Work

What is a maverick? Someone who breaks the rules, achieves success, and changes the world. Who is Cesar Hidalgo? Cesar Hidalgo is a scholar, physicist, professor, author, and entrepreneur. He is best known for his contributions in economic complexity, data visualization, and artificial intelligence, which

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3 Things That Elevate You From Author To Business Mastermind

Author-preneur. Writer-preneur. Book-preneur. Most of us may already know or have heard of these words at some point. They all mean the same thing: someone who writes books. However, there is a little more to it than that. What is an author-preneur? An authorpreneur writing

ARTIST SPOTLIGHTS

Taylor Leddin, The Author Taking You Back In Time

Innovation comes in many forms. Meet the creative minds inspiring others through art. Taylor Leddin is an author, freelance writer, and the Lead Public Relations Associate for Laura Orrico Public Relations. Having received her Bachelor’s in Communication Studies, she was once featured in Thrive Global