Plan for Success In the Children's Book Business!
ABOUT THIS INTENSIVE:
In this intensive, you'll learn business basics and children's industry numbers to help you choose your own business model. Once you have a model, you can formulate a strategy for the phase you're in (pre-published or published) and tactics to help you intentionally develop the career you want to have.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN:
Lesson 1: Business Basics
Learn the five pillars of business and how to apply them to your author business. Identify your three customers, their desires, and the problems you can solve for them.
Lesson 2: The Book Business and the Children's Book Industry
You need to understand both business models (traditional publishing and self-publishing) to make good business decisions. Take a look at the numbers and responsibilities you'll take on with both models.
Lesson 3: How to Build an Author Business
- Plan your author or author/illustrator journey. Learn what you're getting yourself into so that you'll have realistic expectations and understand your options.
Lesson 4: Business Strategy and Tactics
- Learn the best business strategy and tactics for the phase you're in of the business model that you've chosen. This is something you can adjust as you move from one phase to the other. In this lesson, you'll also make a plan for your value ladder (how you can give your customers more value) based on your strengths.