Wed, 26 November 2008
Atlanta Business Radio Entrepreneur Author Special with Guest Host Chi Chi Okezie and her Guests Chris Cooper and Kim Boim
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Today's show is brought to you by TAB of Northwest Atlanta.The Alternative Board of Northwest Atlanta brings together owners of privately held businesses to overcome challenges and seize new opportunities with a combination of peer advice and strategic business coaching. Board members meet monthly to learn from one anothers successes and mistakes and create more valuable and profitable companies. Achieve Greater Success with Peer Advice and Coaching with TAB of Northwest Atlanta. www.tab-nwatlanta.com
Chi Chi Okezie with SIMPLE Networking guest hosted today's show for Amy Otto and Lee Kantor.
She started the show off with Chris Cooper, Founder/CEO of Execute Your Passion, LLC. Chris is
dynamic as a coach, trainer, speaker, motivator and now you can add an
author to his resume. He has truly found his passion for assisting
others and inspires great numbers of people to success. Chris's newly
published book, "Achieve Your Dreams: 26 Quick Keys to Succeed in
Life", cleverly highlights ways in which students, entrepreneurs and
professionals can hone in on their skills and be a Champion for
Success! The book gives 26 useful tips which are presented in
alphabetical order. Readers can map out their steps of action after
each chapter. Check out his website www.ExecuteYourPassion.com
Next up ChiChi had on Kim Boim, President of WWAOW Publishing, USA. WWAOW publishing is an non-traditional publishing house which offers many benefits to authors and businesses. WWAOW stands for Worldwide Alliance of Writers based in Belguim. WWAOW has been in the binding and printing business for over 69 years and has the resources to produce and distribute books around the world. Ultimately giving authors and businesses a global voice as they market their literary works. A notable author in the WWAOW community includes, Gold 2008 Olympic Winner-200m sprint, Veronica Campbell-Brown. For more information about getting your book published with the help of Kim and her firm please go to her website, www.WWAOW.comChi Chi Okezie who is an entrepreneur/instructor/author of SIMPLEnetworking, LLC wrapped up the show with helpful and practical tips for listeners who desire to write, publish and market their literary masterpieces.
Chi Chi Tip #1: Have a Book Signing or Two. Book signings, in retail bookstores or restaurants and business venues are excellent ways to bring awareness to an entrepreneur's products and services. It encourages networking and community support from all angles.
Chi Chi Tip #2: Teach a Class. Entrepreneur Authors are encouraged to link up with local colleges, universities, community libraries, churches etc. and teach a class on their book. It is an exceptional way to feature and sell the book. Authors can also teach classes on related subject matter of the book.
Chi Chi Tip #3: Online and Social Networking. This is a great time to connect with businesses and individuals online or face to face. Authors should select online social networking groups which allow their members to post profiles of themselves. In the profiles, authors can showcase their book, website and direct people to preview or purchase their products/services.
Chi Chi Tip #4: Be a Radio Show Guest. What better way to make yourself and your voice known than to be a guest on a radio show! Authors can branch out to an interested and new crowd of potential clients and customers. After the show, request a podcast/tapping of the show so pass along as marketing material.
To learn more about Chi Chi please go to her website www.snseminars.com