Category Archives: Media

Do Authors Need a Social Media Legal Handbook?

photo credit By Brian Feinblum, Chief Marketing Officer, SVP   Social media is all over the place, and the legal system struggles to keep up with it.  Further, the masses using social media, especially authors to promote their books, are … Continue reading

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The Publishing Industry Mourns the Loss of Stewart’s Daily Show

By Nicole Martineau, Publicist photo credit   As I watched the final episode of Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show, I couldn’t help but think of an eye-opening piece I read in the Washington Post just months earlier. Published in February … Continue reading

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Business Book Authors: Every Business Event You Need To Know Thru December 2015

The following business events calendar appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here. Every business author should be anticipating certain annual events during the year for possible tie in interviews. Bylined articles … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Ellen Kadin, Executive Editor at AMACOM

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MC: Do you mind being approached by an author directly instead of through an agent? Ellen Kadin: Not at all.   … Continue reading

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8 Bookish Podcasts You Need To Listen To

photo credit By Josie Urwin, Publicist   One of the perks of BEA (which took place in NYC last week) is having a chance to catch up with all your bookish pals across the industry and learn about what’s going … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Scott Olster of Fortune

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: How do you prefer to be contacted? Phone, fax, e-mail? Are there specific days or time of days … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Ray Hennessy of Entrepreneur.com

photo credit The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: How do you prefer to be contacted? Phone, fax, email? Are there specific days or time … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Martin Zwilling of Startup Professionals

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: Do you prefer being pitched by email or are you open to phone calls? Martin Zwilling: Email only. MC: … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Jim Pawlak of Biz Books

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: Do you prefer being pitched by email or are you open to phone calls? Jim Pawlak: Email.   MC: … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Skip Prichard of Leadership Insights

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: What is your background and interest in books? Skip Prichard: Today, I am the CEO of OCLC, a global technology … Continue reading

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