Skip to main content

8 Big Advantages to Writing a Book as an Entrepreneur

As an aspiring or an established entrepreneur, you are an expert  in something, but does the rest of the world know? You have a  wealth of information, experience and knowledge that you can  package into a book that will benefit others. This truly is the  information age and people want to know what you know. 

1. A book will give you unbelievable credibility which increases  the respect you will receive from customers and business  associates. Wouldn’t you be more likely to purchase widgets from  the business person who wrote the book on widgets? New customers  are more likely to take advice from, or purchase the  services/products from, an established author. Many consultants  increase the levels of their business simply by writing a book on  their area of expertise.

2. The typical business person might run into roadblocks when  seeking media recognition and publicity for their product or  service because the media tend to see this kind of exposure as  advertising. However, books receive exposure in the form of  reviews or features all the time. Books make great print stories  and authors make great featured guests on radio and television  shows. Sure beats pulling together an advertising budget. 

3. Writing a book gives you instant expert status.  If you wrote  the book, you are now seen as the authority on that subject by  others. And you are! You will have now proven that you know what  you’re talking about. You will show, in writing, that you know  your business area inside and out.

4. Most entrepreneurs love to hear that publishing a book can  easily lead to increased fees. People will pay more to work with  an established expert then someone who seems less established in  a business. Your book has just given you instant added  credentials. It would be nice to add “author of…” behind your  name, wouldn’t it?

5. If you are not already a consultant, a book along with your  proven expert status could bring you new consulting opportunities  where you can bill for your time to educate, speak to and work  with other companies and individuals helping them succeed through  what you know.

6. If you have a service business or you are selling products  already, a book will allow you to add a product to your existing  business. Expanding your line is never a bad thing and will open  up all kinds of doors in your marketing plan.

7. If you aren’t already on the internet (and you should be, but  that’s another article), you can add online marketing to your  marketing plan with your book. There are loads of places to sell  your book online and having an information product to offer will  give you a second stream of revenue with huge potential.

8. Expanding your marketing opportunities and focusing on  opportunities for residual income is what you should be focusing  on as an entrepreneur. Quit trading your hours for dollars and  start working smarter. 

Your own book will be a complement and a supplement to your  current business. It will also mean an additional source of  revenue added to your bottom line. I’d be willing to bet that  you’ve thought of writing a book at some point in your career.  Almost every single person has. Use your passion. Take your  knowledge, package it and sell it. People are willing to pay for  what you already know. 


Popular posts from this blog

Top 10 [FREE] Writing Courses on Youtube That Are Packed With Massive Value

This is a friendly reminder that the best things in life really are FREE, and that includes full spectrum writing courses on Youtube that teach you just about everything you will need to know about operating as a competent, reliable, and skilled copywriter. Sure, you could pay for courses and there's nothing wrong with that. But why not take advantage of a free opportunity? Here are  Top 20 [FREE] Writing Courses on Youtube That Are Packed With Massive Value. 1. Simple Learning's Copywriting Course In this course, writers will learn how to write write product descriptions, multiply sales, and how to influence your readers. Course contains very little fluff - only the most important principles are shared throughout the video.  2. Simplilearn's Full Course Content Marketing Tutorial For Beginners Every content writer and marketer wants that coveted #1 spot on Google. Heck, most want to get to the front page at the very least. This course is all about ranking high on Google an

[SPONSOR] Mine Crypto With Your Phone For Free Now

Download the app and start mining with Android today Use PROMO Code: BBC896 to earn a 1.00℅ bonus on everything you mine The Road To Mass Adoption It’s common for cryptocurrencies to talk about seeking mass adoption. It’s far less common for them to make tangible progress towards that goal. Instant Cryptocurrency Payments We have a global patent pending on a technology that allows instant cryptocurrency payments. Instant payments will initially be in ETN but our patent also covers Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The ability to SPEND ETN instantly is only half the equation. We are developing an API that will allow easy integration to ACCEPT ETN instantly. This means it will be simple to allow an ecommerce system to give instant check out, and even allow easy integration into ePOS systems (electronic point of sales systems or tills). USD 3 trillion opportunity By giving access to the 'gig economy' for the first time to over 350 million unb

[VIDEO] Dan Peña - How To Create Deal-flow | QLA Audio Newsletter

Dan Peña - How To Create Deal-flow | QLA Audio Newsletter Dan explains how to get started in Merger & Acquisition transactions. Known as the $50 Billion man, Dan has been the Chairman of over 50 firms and regularly holds Quantum Leap Advantage seminars out of his 15th Century castle in Scotland. He has created billions in equity value on behalf of his colleagues. One of his most recent mentees completed a $500 billion deal to create NEOM, the city of the future. Recording circa the mid 90s. Dan's website: Here's the secret to becoming a great copywriter: You are about to get full-blown access to money-making software that's jammed thousands of dollars into my forex account in the last few months: Never Seen Before! This Smart And Easy To Use Software Is Helping Forex Traders To Increase Their Profitability With Any System: Bots Room Has Be