Episode 300 – The writer’s network

connectionsA great way to celebrate a new year and a tricentenary episode: a ‘best bits’ compilation of wisdom from recent guests talking about one of the most important and rewarding aspects of writing a business book. 

Whether you need to focus on building your following or your partnerships, or simply be a bit braver at making new connections, there’s inspiration and ideas for you here.

Hear from:

  • Eloise Cook on why publishers look for a following
  • Sonya Barlow on creating serendipity
  • Michael Buckworth on the value of talking about your idea
  • Dorie Clark on professional communities, aka ‘making friends as an adult’
  • Trevor Thrall on collaborating with trust
  • Michael Leckie on reaching out to your heroes
  • Lucy Ryan on finding writing buddies
  • Jo Bottrill on finding the right publishing skills.


Alison on Twitter: https://twitter.com/bookstothesky

WriteBrained: A 28-day exploratory writing adventure: https://pi-q.learnworlds.com/course?courseid=writebrainedcourse

The 10-day Business Book Proposal Challenge January 2022: https://alisonjones.leadpages.co/proposal-challenge/

The Extraordinary Business Book Club on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1447064765612358/


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