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darlene-quinn's picture
Mar.20.2014
  We’ve all been there before-the day you finish the last book in the series that’s been consuming every moment of your spare time and you realize your adventure has come to an end. Who do you turn to for advice on your next best distraction? If your contact list is short on librarians...
darlene-quinn's picture
Feb.27.2014
  What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear your friends discuss their book club? If you immediately envision several people sitting around a stuffy living room chatting about the latest book to be graced by the “O” seal of approval, you may be surprised to find out that...
darlene-quinn's picture
Feb.27.2014
  Will 2014 be the year you attend a writers’ conference? Writing can be a demanding profession, so you may not think it’s worth the time or money to attend a these conferences, but if you’re serious about writing, you should consider attending one with a good track record** and take...
jt-ellison's picture
Jun.24.2013
Neil Gaiman has announced he'll be taking a six month social media sabbatical starting in January 2014. When I read the story in the Guardian this morning, I couldn't help but cheer for him. Every year, during Lent, I take a social media sabbatical. I preload a bunch of links, I warn...
jt-ellison's picture
Jun.20.2013
I've been struggling mightily with this post, because it discusses behavior -- and as such can be misinterpreted, or twisted, and I don't want either of those things to happen. I was put in an awkward situation the other day by a "pre-published" new author. The author introduced him/herself, then...
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Jun.07.2013
"Lots of shifts in thinking and behaviors," is how a professional coach encapsulated the GlobalNiche effect in her life and business. We love that! (Click here to tweet it if it's happening for you too.) Below are fresh explorations of those shifts from novelist Jessica Lutz and academic...
barry-eva's picture
Dec.14.2012
It is funny how shows seem to run into each other in themes, even though shows are booked months ahead and with no planning themes just seem to happen. At the moment it seems we are having a of shows about life and business, sort of self help authors. Following Charmaine Hammond’s ...
bernadette-moyer's picture
Aug.29.2012
I Could Make A Career Out of “Doing” Coffee … By Bernadette A. Moyer They say the best deals are made on the golf course, but for me, I do well with having coffee or a lunch or dinner meeting. I could make a career out of “doing lunch” and many times I do! It is all about networking with friends,...
lillian-brummet's picture
Aug.24.2012
I am excited to announce that we have now uploaded all new content on our main site - www.brummet.ca - which features incredible nature images by award winning photographer Dave Brummet. Check out our newly revised books (3rd edition) and the wonderful book covers Dave designed for them. (e-book...
katherine-gregor's picture
Jun.10.2012
The Scene: a bar Props: nibbles and alcoholic drinks (white wine with a soupçon of ammonia, red wine with a bouquet of vinaigre, or champagne à la bicarbonate) . Sound Effects: Near hysterical laughter and raised, sometimes high-pitched voices with very pronounced inflection, expressing the...