How Did You Know You Wanted To Be An Author? I decided 8 years ago I wanted to write a book explaining how brands expand (into new categories), grow by the expansion and then ultimately thrive. I chose that book concept because I was perplexed that so many people didn’t know about my industry, the Brand Licensing industry (the one where companies rent brands to make products that people want to buy. Think Mickey Mouse tee shirts). No one had ever addressed the issue, so I felt it was my job to do so. If not me, then who?
What Is Your Advice For Aspiring Authors? Take the time and seek help to draft a great book proposal. This will force you to think through all of the writing required and the resources needed. Then start writing. Whenever you feel disheartened or deflated, picture yourself signing your book and handing it to a reader. The image will keep you focused and motivated. This act of "picturing" got me through an especially difficult time when life was getting in the way of my goal and I was losing faith it could be accomplished.
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