Self-Publishing Group Clinic

Self-Publishing Group Clinic — 10 person-participant limit

Offered by Maggie Lichtenberg, PCC, Book Publishing Coach

In this clinic we will walk through the big picture steps of independently publishing and promoting a book. Find answers to your burning questions about the step-by-step process of completing, publishing, promoting and distributing your book. Profit from the guidance of a 20-year publishing industry veteran.

Week 1                    Part One: The Publishing Timeline (detailed handout upon registration)

                                    What is required? What do you have to do? What do you need others to do for you?

                                    Create a comprehensive project plan

                                    Calculate your overall budget

                                    Lay out 6-8 month calendar commitment

                                    Steps to getting your book into production

                                    Connect to your online community

Week 2        Part Two: The Promotion Timeline (detailed handout upon registration)

                                    Seven months before publication (i.e., begin cover design; secure ISBN)

                                    Six months before publication (i.e., submit ABI to R.R. Bowker, etc.)

                                    Four to six months before publication

                                    Four months before publication

                                    Three months before publication

                                    Two months before publication

                                    One month, 3 weeks, 10 days… Launch!

Week 3       We go deeper into the steps

                        We will discuss, and problem-solve, issues from the group

                        We will get specific questions answered      

Week 4        We tie loose ends together.

                        In advance of the last meeting, each participant may submit one burning question to Maggie on which they need coaching and resolution.


When:           Four Tuesday eveningsfour session commitment required

                        September 27, October 11, October 25, November 8

Time:               7:00 – 8:00 PM, MST

Place:              Telephone "bridge" (number will be given upon registration)

Calls will be recorded:  If you miss a session you will have free access to the call recording.


Cost:      $239.00    Register now by paying with PayPal!   Then I'll be in touch with you.


Maggie Lichtenberg, PCC, is a Book Publishing Coach and an Award-Winning independent Author. She mentors new and experienced authors to create a step-by-step process for successfully completing, publishing and promoting their books.

Maggie's 20-year experience in the mainstream New York and Boston publishing industry give her clients a unique perspective on self- publishing a book. She has worked as an editorial, marketing and sales executive for a variety of large publishing houses, including Beacon Press and Simon & Schuster. In 1995 Maggie launched a thriving book coaching business, and she continues to help authors become confident that they are making right choices and best decisions for publishing and promoting their books.

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Questions about the Clinic?  Email Maggie:  moc.snoitpo-gnihsilbupnull@eiggam