Is Hiring a Ghostwriter Cheating?

Is Hiring a Ghostwriter Cheating?

I asked this question of Helen Chang, CEO of Author Bridge Media, on the SkillBites Show. Helen has been ghostwriting for over a decade. Her company has ghostwritten, edited and/or published over 300 books, including books for such celebrities as Michael Gerber of The eMyth series, Dani Johnson of ABC’s Secret Millionaires, and Than Merrill of A&E’s Flip This House. ... Read more

Pay It Forward

Pay It Forward

This weekend, I chauffeured my son and 4 members of his boy scout troop to the annual first aid meet. This is an event in which patrols from the various boy scout troops in the area compete against each other in their knowledge of first aid. About 36 patrols participated. Each patrol is given 4... Read more

LinkedIn

LinkedIn

You’ve heard that LinkedIn is a terrific business development tool, but you just don’t have time for one more activity, and aren’t really sure how you would use it anyway. What if you could be shown how to use LinkedIn, and get five phone calls with hot prospects each week by spending just 30 minutes... Read more

Get Wise About Your Network

Get Wise About Your Network

Is your life in chaos? Even if it isn’t, you might want to map out your networks to help you understand where you can make it better or be prepared for any of the “wild cards” life tosses your way. On today’s SkillBites Show, Glenna Crooks explained the value of understanding your networks. Glenna is... Read more

The Importance of Speaker One-Sheets

The Importance of Speaker One-Sheets

“Your One-Sheet is your passport onto the next stage,” according to Kimb Manson Williams, designer of one-sheets for hundreds of speakers. Kimb was this month’s guest on the SkillBites Show, and gave great insights into creating an effective one-sheet. A one-sheet contains all the information that event planners need when booking speakers. Event planners are... Read more