Archive for February, 2011

“Web Sites: Your 24/7 Sales Pro” is Theme when 30 Day Marketing Success Network Meets March 17

February 15, 2011

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Charlotte:  Small business owners and self-employed professionals will discuss how to get more sales and better customer relationships out of the company’s web site—when the 30 Day Marketing Success Network meets on Mar. 17 at 8 a.m. at the Caribou Coffee at 2706 West Mallard Creek Church Road in Charlotte, NC.

Web sites greet a potentially global audience as a round-the-clock storefront.  Discover how make your web site into your top sales producer and create a gateway to building customer loyalty and relationships.

Park ask-the-expert and part discussion group, the 30 Day Marketing success Network is led by Gail Z. Martin, marketing expert, international speaker and bestselling author of 30 Days to Social Media Success.

For those who can’t make it to the live event, the site also posts a new pre-recorded teleseminar on publishing topics each month.

Visit, join or look for upcoming events at http://www.meetup.com/30-Day-Marketing-Success-Network/ and “like” 30 Day Results Guide on Facebook.

 

 

 

 

 

“Fiction vs. Non-fiction Publishing and Sales” is Mar. 17 Topic for Thrifty Author Publishing Network

February 15, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Charlotte:  Authors and aspiring authors will be discussing  the difference between selling and publishing fiction and non-fiction when the Thrifty Author Publishing Network meets on Mar. 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the Caribou Coffee at 2706 West Mallard Creek Church Road in Charlotte, NC.

New book titles were up in 2010, but sales are slipping and major bookstore chains are struggling.  Find out the difference between selling a fiction book and a non-fiction book, and how the publishing paths differ.

Part ask-the-expert and part discussion group, the Thrifty Author Publishing Network is led by bestselling author Gail Z. Martin to help aspiring authors navigate the difficult path to publication.

For those who can’t make it to the live event, the site also posts a new pre-recorded teleseminar on publishing topics each month.

Visit, join or look for upcoming events at http://www.meetup.com/Thrifty-Author-Publishing-Success-Network/ and also “like” The Thrifty Author on Facebook.

Great Introductions and Decluttered Finances are the Themes for February’s Shared Dreams Podcast

February 15, 2011

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Charlotte, NC—Shared Dreams Marketing Podcast, hosted by DreamSpinner Communications’ president Gail Martin, interviews Ellen Kaminsky, The Elevator Speech Coach, and Meredith Bromfield, of Crossing Your Bridge.

Ellen Kaminsky shares how to make the most of the first 30 seconds after a business introduction to get maximum credibility.  Then Meredith Bromfield talks about how to “declutter” personal finances to stretch your dollars and reduce debt.

The podcast features business leaders from around North America talking about relevant issues and marketing tactics for small business.

Podcasts post monthly at www.SharedDreamsPodcast.com.  Visitors can listen online at the site, download from iTunes or subscribe via RSS.  Past podcasts are archived on the site and can be downloaded in MP3 format.

DreamSpinner Communications offers exceptional writing, marketing and teleseminar programs for companies throughout the U.S. and Canada.  For more information, visit www.GailMartinMarketing.com.

“Power-Charged Personal Networking” is Theme when 30 Day Marketing Success Network Meets Feb. 10

February 3, 2011

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Charlotte:  Small business owners and self-employed professionals will discuss tips for making the most of networking—both in person and through social media—when the 30 Day Marketing Success Network meets on Feb. 10 at 8 a.m. at the Caribou Coffee at 2706 West Mallard Creek Church Road in Charlotte, NC.

The business owner is still a company’s most important marketing weapon. Knowing how to get the most out of personal networking to create partnerships, develop prospects and land new business is a crucial skill, and so is knowin common errors to avoid.

Park ask-the-expert and part discussion group, the 30 Day Marketing success Network is led by Gail Z. Martin, marketing expert, international speaker and bestselling author of 30 Days to Social Media Success.

For those who can’t make it to the live event, the site also posts a new pre-recorded teleseminar on publishing topics each month.

Visit, join or look for upcoming events at http://www.meetup.com/30-Day-Marketing-Success-Network/ and “like” 30 Day Results Guide on Facebook.

 

 

“Self Publishing Vs. Traditional Press: How To Decide” is Feb. 9 Topic for Thrifty Author Publishing Network

February 3, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Charlotte:  Authors and aspiring authors will be discussing  shifts in the publishing industry when the Thrifty Author Publishing Network meets on Feb. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Caribou Coffee at 2706 West Mallard Creek Church Road in Charlotte, NC.

In 2009, one million books were published in the U.S. (including self-publishing). With all those choices, the question of how authors can choose the right path to publication for their books is more difficult than ever.

Part ask-the-expert and part discussion group, the Thrifty Author Publishing Network is led by bestselling author Gail Z. Martin to help aspiring authors navigate the difficult path to publication.

For those who can’t make it to the live event, the site also posts a new pre-recorded teleseminar on publishing topics each month.

Visit, join or look for upcoming events at http://www.meetup.com/Thrifty-Author-Publishing-Success-Network/ and also “like” The Thrifty Author on Facebook.

 

 

Seeing Possibilities and “Off the Wall” Leadership are the Themes for January’s Shared Dreams Podcast

February 3, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Charlotte, NC—Shared Dreams Marketing Podcast, hosted by DreamSpinner Communications’ president Gail Martin, interviews success coach Faith Monson and personnel coach Gail Watson in January.

Host Gail Martin of DreamSpinner Communications talks with guest Faith Monson, Success Coach, about seeing the possibilities in yourself.  Then the spotlight is on  Gail Watson of People Inc. who shares her vision about “off the wall” leadership.

The podcast features business leaders from around North America talking about relevant issues and marketing tactics for small business.

Podcasts post monthly at www.SharedDreamsPodcast.com.  Visitors can listen online at the site, download from iTunes or subscribe via RSS.  Past podcasts are archived on the site and can be downloaded in MP3 format.

DreamSpinner Communications offers exceptional writing, marketing and teleseminar programs for companies throughout the U.S. and Canada.  For more information, visit www.GailMartinMarketing.com.