Publishing a book remains the most effect way for an author to build a business, expand a brand and become recognized as an expert.
According to the latest data from Author Earnings, there were print sales of 793,119,000 in 2016. E-books sold 221,468,000 while audiobooks (a fast-growing segment) sold 30,983,000 copies. That's over 1 billion in yearly book sales. These numbers don't factor in sales from self-published books, a sizable market.
The message? People are still buying and reading books.
A book is a tool for getting your voice heard and being recognized as an expert. With a well-received book, and one that's a bestseller<link to publishing with us>, you get recognized on a national level.
When bookstores around the country carry your bestselling book, this visibility leads to more visibility, which allows you to spread your ideas and offer your expertise more readily.
You become the go-to person in your field. You are likely to have opportunities such as being interviewed for news stories or writing op-ed pieces in important publications or speaking before a wide variety of audiences. Your coaching business grows, your stature rises, your fees increase. You'll become more than a bestselling author — you will be a brand.
With a published book, you become the authority.
What Publishing Model is Best?
The critical thing is to stand out and find a publishing model that works for you.
Publishing models include: traditional, co-publishing, self-publishing. If you are new to publishing, t compare the different models to help determine what model would work best for you and your goals.
Do You Have a Book You Want to Publish?
Are you writing a book, or already have one written? Tell us about it, and if you have what it takes to be a Marshall Goldsmith Publishing author? Tell us about yourself and your book.
Still not sure about your publishing options? Have questions? Contact us.
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Publishing a book doesn’t have to be complicated. Research different publishing models we offer and discover what model is best for you.