The Overwhelmed Author - Time Management for all Authors
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The Overwhelmed Author - Time Management for all Authors

A time management course designed to organize authors and allow them more time for writing and publishing.
3.0 (1 rating)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
215 students enrolled
Created by Dr. Leland D
Last updated 11/2013
English
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 hour on-demand audio
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • This course will show you how to organize your time and tasks to get the maximum workload accomplished on a daily basis.
  • Not only will it teach you how to make the most efficient use of your time but also why it is so very important to stay on top of your profession.
  • The Overwhelmed Author is all about the things that cause authors to come to a grinding halt in their productivity. It discusses in detail authoring tips, time management, time management tips, time management tips tools, a time management system, time management training, and ways to improve managing time.
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Requirements
  • No special requirements except a willingness to organize your time more efficiently
Description

Is there reason for hope for a solution to becoming overwhelmed as an author? The short answer is “YES”. This course is about time management, becoming organized and staying on top of the game to become profitable Indie Authors.

The course comprises 6 Sections, which contain video lectures, pod casts and PDF documents to print and make notes.

As the creator and author of "The ePubWealth Program," Leland teaches up-and-coming authors the ins-and-outs of today's ePublishing world. He has assisted hundreds of authors make it big in the ePublishing world. Leland also created a series of external book promotion programs and teaches authors how to promote their books using external marketing sources.

You will get a huge amount of guidance, marketing tips, dos and don’ts, how to stay on top of the game, as well as amazing resources to help you to become a profitable Indie Author.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for all Authors as well as anyone who wants to use time more efficiently.
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Curriculum For This Course
15 Lectures
01:32:14
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Getting Organized
4 Lectures 41:27

This lecture deals with creating a timeline of ALL the NECESSARY tasks required in ePublishing. Many of the listings may not apply to your ePublishing business but you should at the very least be aware of them.

Preview 10:13

This is a podcast of lecture 1 and deals with creating a timeline of ALL the NECESSARY tasks required in ePublishing.Use this podcast for when you are at the gym or in your car. Can also be used with the PDF summary of this section

The Timeline - Podcast
10:12

Continuing on the previous lecture, being organized in order to write more books. This lecture takes you step by step through using a template to write your book.

Getting Organized
10:31

Podcast of Lecture 3 - use with the PDF summary while writing your book

Getting Organized Podcast
10:31
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Resources
2 Lectures 02:06

This section gives you a complete list of resources which Leland uses and will save you a lot of time Googling to find these valuable resources.

Resources
01:03

Podcast of Leland's valuable resources.

Resources Podcast
01:03
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The Do's and Donts
4 Lectures 30:16

After being in publishing for over 30 years, Leland gives a list of things that must be done in order to succeed.

The Do's
09:12

This is a podcast of lecture 7 - the list of things necessary in order to succeed.

The Do's Podcast
09:12

Leland points out how to avoid some of the pitfalls encountered by Authors

The Donts
05:56

A podcast of Lecture 9 - the pitfalls to be avoided

The Donts Podcast
05:56
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Staying on Top of the Game
2 Lectures 08:14

You need multiple streams of income, hopefully from a wide variety of sources and not just publishing. Lee outlines ways that you can use to diversify.

On top of the game
04:07

Podcast of Lecture 11 - How to diversify

Stay on top Podcast
04:07
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Become a Profitable Indie Author
2 Lectures 09:06

You need your books to sell well in order for you to make a living. This lecture covers all you can about ranking and optimization, as well as how to market and promote your books.

How to become profitable
04:33

Podcast of Lecture 13 - covers ranking, optimization and marketing and promotion.

Become profitable Podcast
04:33
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 01:05

A final word from Leland

Conclusion
01:05
About the Instructor
Dr.  Leland D
3.0 Average rating
1 Review
215 Students
1 Course
Benton

Dr. Leland Benton is Editor-in-Chief of ePubWealth.com, a leading full service publishing house based in Utah. With over 1,000 authors under contract and over 40,000 book titles in inventory, ePubWealth.com is a leader in ePublishing, book promotion, and ebook marketing.

As the creator and author of "The ePubWealth Program," Leland teaches up-and-coming authors the ins-and-outs of today's ePublishing world. He has assisted hundreds of authors make it big in the ePublishing world.

Leland also created a series of external book promotion programs and teaches authors how to promote their books using external marketing sources.

Leland is also the Managing Director of Applied Mind Sciences, the company's mind research unit and Chief Forensics Investigator for the company's ForensicsNation unit. He is active in privacy rights through the company's PrivacyNations unit and is an expert in survival planning and disaster relief through the company's SurvivalNations unit.

Leland resides in Southern Utah.

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