Writing the Breakthrough Business Book: The Ultimate Guide for Consultants, Entrepreneurs, Executives, Experts, and Writers

Writing the Breakthrough Business Book: The Ultimate Guide for Consultants, Entrepreneurs, Executives, Experts, and Writers

by Tom Gorman
     
 
Developed for aspiring business book writers, this is an authoritative guide to cracking into publishing. In addition to providing an overview of the market, it covers fundamental topics such as how to land an agent, deal with editors, evaluate offers, and promote a book. It contains real-life examples from book proposals that were sold and subsequently became

Overview

Developed for aspiring business book writers, this is an authoritative guide to cracking into publishing. In addition to providing an overview of the market, it covers fundamental topics such as how to land an agent, deal with editors, evaluate offers, and promote a book. It contains real-life examples from book proposals that were sold and subsequently became published titles to illustrate common pitfalls that may lead to needless delays, expenditures, and blind alleys. Time-saving templates assist would-be authors in formulating ideas, developing a title and table of contents, and writing a solid proposal and manuscript.

Author Biography: Tom Gorman has written and ghostwritten 12 business books, including The Complete Idiot's Guide to MBA Basics. He holds an M.B.A. from the Stern School of Business at New York University, and his business career spanned 20 years in marketing at Fortune 500 companies. He lives in Newton, Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780972442602
Publisher:
Content Publishing
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Pages:
299
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.08(d)

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