The Creativity, Education, and Leadership Newsletter

Ben Guest
Interviews and posts about creativity, education, and leadership.
Created 13 Feb 2021
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  • 67. Marketing Your Book with Jen Winston
    28 Apr 2022
    [My publisher] was like, "We always publish our essay collections in this size and people like it, because they can throw it in their bag." And as much as that frustrated me, they were right and they ...
  • Five Lessons Learned from One Year of Podcasting
    03 Mar 2022
    Hi Everyone, No podcast today but two weeks ago I hit the one year podcast milestone. I have posted at least one podcast a week for an entire year. Here’s what I’ve learned over 66 episodes. Lesson On...
  • 66. How to MARKET Your Book
    24 Feb 2022
    The beauty of the Amazon Adwords is everybody who's searching on Amazon Books is a book buyer. You don't have to convince them to buy a book. You only have to convince them to buy YOUR book. This is a...
  • 65. How to PUBLISH Your Book
    17 Feb 2022 1 0
    A fifteen hundred advance and I get ten percent of net proceeds… This is Part 4 of a Four-Part Miniseries on how to PLAN, WRITE, EDIT, and PUBLISH your creative work. My co-host for the series is Greg...
  • 64. How to EDIT Your Book
    10 Feb 2022
    There is an alchemy to editing. This is Part 3 of a Four-Part Miniseries on how to PLAN, WRITE, EDIT, and PUBLISH your creative work. My co-host for the series is Greg Larson. Greg has written and edi...
  • 63. How to WRITE Your Book
    03 Feb 2022
    This is Part 2 of my Four-Part Miniseries on how to PLAN, WRITE, EDIT, and PUBLISH your creative work. My co-host for the series is Greg Larson. Greg has written and edited more than 80 books. In Part...
  • 62. How to PLAN Your Book
    27 Jan 2022
    The only thing that matters is how a character transforms over time. This is Part 1 of my Four-Part Miniseries on how to PLAN, WRITE, EDIT, and PUBLISH your creative work. This episode is a deep-dive ...
  • 61. Why do we think removing a sick person from a sick system fixes anything?
    20 Jan 2022
    Through the lens of narrative therapy we’re looking at people being defined, and their identities being authored, within larger systems and communities. Dr. Travis Heath Travis Heath is an associate p...
  • 60. Mindfulness and Peak Performance
    13 Jan 2022
    You help somebody, you help yourself. Brian Sullivan Brian Sullivan is a former Division 1 basketball player at Davidson College where he is second-place on several of the schools three-point records ...
  • Book Numbers, Part II
    10 Jan 2022
    At the beginning of December I wrote-up my first month of book sales. It was one of my most popular posts. The Creativity, Education, and Leadership Newsletter Book Numbers The traditional publishing ...
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