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Authors and Editors: Understanding the Publishing Industry and Developing Strategic Partnerships

COMING: Summer 2017

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Enough with the Meaningless Brags Already: “_X_ number of followers,” “best-selling author,” and “member of”

The Humble Yet Meaningless Brag There are certain humble–and not so humble– brags that beg questions. I have 30,000 Twitter followers. I’m a member of five, six, seven, etc. writing/professional groups. I’m a best-selling author. So what!? When I was

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Establishing Boundaries on Social Media

  Establishing social media boundaries is critical to the success of your brand. Do you have a social media strategy, and does it articulate who (or the types of accounts) you will connect with on various social media platforms? I

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