Book Writing Template – Make your book great in 6 steps

Make Your Book Great - Six Step Book Writing Template

A six-step book writing template to help you make your book great. Writing a great book can provide a big boost to your reputation and your business. But it can also take a lot of time and effort to produce – especially if you’re writing your first book and you’re not sure how to go about […]

Thought Leadership Marketing – Three Strategies

Thought Leadership Marketing

Thought Leadership Marketing – Three Strategies Marketing is important for all businesses because it helps us grow.  Most people talk about marketing in a particular way, and this works well for product-based businesses.  But given Thought Leaders are selling ideas, what is the best way for them to market their business? In this post, we’ll […]

Alan Silcock – Five Gifts Flourishing

Alan Silcock - Five Gifts Flourishing

Geoff McDonald interviews author Alan Silcock about his new book, Five Gift Flourishing in episode 116 of the Ideas Architect podcast. Show Links Alan Silcock’s website – Following Forsyth Alan Silcock interviews Geoff McDonald about his next book, Deep Minimalism Download the Interview Recording Transcript of Interview with Alan Silcock Geoff McDonald  00:00 Hi, Alan, […]

Hero’s Journey: Create your Brand and Marketing Message

Donald Miller - Building a Story Brand Book Cover

Hero’s Journey and What You Do The Hero’s Journey is a great tool to use when you’re asked the inevitable business question: What do you do? How do you usually answer that? Do you respond with a generic category? “I’m a… Business Coach, Accountant or Trainer.” Do you respond with your job title and business […]

Top 10 Business Books for 2018

Top Ten Business Books of the Year What are the top 10 business books for 2018? And what is your book of the year? Each year, I aim to read 50 books. In 2018, I fell a few short and read 40 books. Still a good result. From this list of books I’ve selected my […]

Roy Peter Clark: How to Write Short

How to Write Short - Roy Peter Clark

Review of Roy Peter Clark: How to Write Short – Word Craft for Fast Times In a classic Simpson’s episode (aren’t they all classics…) dutiful wife Marge is cooking Homer microwave meatloaf. The usually impatient husband is beside himself waiting… Homer: Is it done yet? Is it done yet? Marge: Your meatloaf will be ready […]

Carolyn Tate – The Purpose Project

Carolyn Tate

Carolyn Tate – The Purpose Project Carolyn Tate is an author, educator and community builder. She has written five books with her latest being The Purpose Project. (Her purpose is to write books that truly matter.) She is also an educator running workshops and speaking to groups about how to bring purpose to work and […]

Jack Schafer – The Like Switch Review

Jack Schafer - The Like Switch

Jack Schafer with Marvin Karlins In this review of Jack Schafer and Marvin Karlin’s book The Like Switch, I view it as an author and creator of books and ebooks. As such, I’m constantly trying to tune into why I pick up some books and not others. Why did I like the like switch? This […]

Project Design Books – Twelve of the Best

Three Gifts

The thing that I am most proud of around Project Passion is that it was fuelled by Book Rapper. Yep, re-reading my own material provided the insight I needed. It’s a neat reminder for me about the value of great books and the RAPs as a quick reference guide. Thus, this list of Project Design […]

Introvert Entrepreneur Book Review

Beth Buelow - The Introvert Entrepreneur book

The Introvert Entrepreneur by Beth Buelow Amplify your strengths and create success on your own terms in ten steps Are you an Introvert Entrepreneur? I am. And naturally as a result, I was curious about this book, The Introvert Entrepreneur by Beth Buelow. In particular, the sub-title ‘amplify your strengths’ caught my eye. I’m big […]