How to Understand the Competition for Your Book

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5 Things an Acquisitions Editor Sees from Your Proposal

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Are You a Good Partner for a Publisher?

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How to Turn out Marketable Books that Feed Your Soul

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The Real Reason to Write a Book Proposal

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5 Reasons to See Yourself and Your Book Through Acquisitions Editors’ Eyes

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How to Conduct a Market Analysis for Your Book

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Research Agents and Submit a Query Letter: Nonfiction Writing Prompt #33

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How to Fill a “Hole” on the Bookstore Shelf

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How to Put Creativity Into Writing a Business Plan for Your Book

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18 Essential Parts to a Successful Start-Up Indie Publisher’s Business Plan

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Business Plan Essentials: What You Need for Traditional Publishers and Why

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How a Business Plans Helps Your Book Get Read

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8 Reasons You Need a Business Plan for Your Book

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How to Write an Overview for Your Book’s Business Plan or Proposal

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