On this episode of Business Insanity Talk Radio, we first talk about how writing a book can boost your brand. We give you great ideas for how to get started writing, what options you have for publishing, and what you need to do to start selling your book. Then, we discuss how to find motivation in our lives day after day, especially when things are not going right. Plus, we share the benefits and best practices of list making! Also, we show you what makes a great leader and how you become one. Finally, we share how to get your small business unstuck.
Segment 1:Tanya Hallhas been empowering authors to tell their stories since she joined Greenleaf Book Group in 2004. As the company's Chief Executive, Tanya fosters a culture of innovation centered on creating new opportunities to better serve authors.
As the first hybrid publisher, Greenleaf Book Group has been at the forefront of innovative publishing for 20 years and continues to grow in response to author needs, morphing from a book distributor to a full-service publishing house that now includes an author branding department.
1:15 – How do you know if your content is sufficient for a book?
2:30 – If you've never written a book before, where do you start?
4:15 – Barry shares his process for outlining and writing his first book.
5:45 – How do you figure out which publishing route is best for you?
8:00 – How do you go about building your own author platform?
9:30 – How do you use a book for other income streams?
Segment 2: Bryan Falchuk, is a life and executive coach, public speaker, Inc. Magazine contributor, C-level executive and the best-selling author of Do a Day, in which he teaches how to overcome challenges and achieve goals. Bryan spent the most of his life obese and overcome by anxiety until he discovered the approach to change all that – Do a Day.
15:15 – How do you start to get over your anxiety?
17:00 – How do you find your motivation?
21:00 – What is Do a Day all about? Who is it for?
Segment 3: Marilyn McEntyre is a dedicated list-maker and the award-winning author of books on language and faith, including "Make a List".
31:00 – What types of lists can you make?
33:15 – Why is it important to write things down?
34:30 – Is it beneficial to share your lists with others?
35:45 – Do pro and con lists work?
Segment 4: Dr. Alok Trivedi is a psychological performance expert. He is the author of the book "Chasing Success: Lessons in Aligned Performance". After building one of the largest healthcare clinics in the world and seeing over 1200 patient visits a week, he went on to become the President of Mental Toughness University.
40:30 – Why are great leaders aligned to themselves? What does that mean?
43:00 – Why do great leaders know it takes both logic and emotions to be successful?
44:00 – A great leader does not operate from fear. What happens when a leader does operate from fear?
45:45 – A great leader inspires instead of motivates. Do small business owners have time to inspire their employees?
Segment 5: Barry Moltz shares how to get your business unstuck.
49:30 – Do any of these sound familiar?
50:15 – How to take your business to the next level.