Indie-Publish Like a Pro with Erin Casey

By Jane Atkinson

Self-publishing (aka indie-publishing) has shed the stigma of “those who can’t get published, self-publish.”  On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Show, we are happy to welcome back Erin Casey to share her ideas about indie-publishing and using your book as a tool to market yourself and earn more as a speaker.

Erin Casey is an author, book editor, and the owner of My Writers’ Connection, a publishing-services company she founded on the mission of sharing messages that make a difference. Erin leads an experienced publishing team in the work of empowering speakers, coaches, and leaders to share their messages through books.

Listen to the podcast below:

Highlights you won’t want to miss:

  • The advantages of indie-publishing.  3:05
  • People do judge a book by its cover.  7:10
  • The most important piece of the puzzle.  9:55
  • Write about what you know and love.  15:50
  • People judge you by your book, so make it great!  20:20
  • Secrets & writing hacks.  26:10
  • Murdering your darling.  33:40
  • When to hire a ghost writer.  36:50

Before launching her company, Erin was an editor for the SUCCESS Magazine company.She has been dubbed “the best-read editor in education” and called a “Jedi-master editor” and “fairy-godeditor” by her clients. To date, Erin and her team have helped bring more than 130 books to life.

Whether you’re just getting started on your first page, aren’t sure where to begin, or are ready to publish, you simply can’t afford to miss this episode!

Podcast Resources:

Erin’s Website:  https://mywritersconnection.com

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