Posts from the ‘Books’ category

Books I’ve Recently Read

Apologies for the light posting–it’s been a busy week. I flew to Edmonton and back. It was what I call a ‘no coat trip’. It goes:…

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“The Road” Has Haunted Me All Week

Last Sunday I saw “The Road”, adapted from the Cormac McCarthy novel of the same name. It stars Viggo Mortensen as a father struggling to protect…

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Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing: Which is Right For You?

As regular readers know, I recently co-authored a book about social media marketing entitled “Friends With Benefits”. Before that, we wrote an ebook on the same…

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A Plaxo/LinkedIn Yak-Fest Meld

At the book launch last night, my brother reminded me of this awesome New Yorker piece entitled “Subject: Our Marketing Plan”. It’s written as an email…

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Eleven Lessons I Learned About Writing a Book

As regular readers know, I recently co-authored a business book. Though I once wrote some humongous manuals as a technical writer, and we previously wrote a…

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Kindle Lands on Canadian Shores

As you may have heard, the Amazon Kindle has finally come to Canada. Chalk up another late victory for the digital content ghetto that is our…

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The Book, It Has Arrived

Can I get an amen? That’s good news. I wasn’t looking forward to selling little USB drives at our book launch if the actual books got…

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Une Partie Pour Le Livre

As I mentioned, our book (see also Amazon) is coming out later this month. In celebration (and relief), we’re holding a book launch party on November…

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