Course Code: C0072-1.18
Allow the book inside you to be turned into a completed product, ready to share with the world.
Do you feel you have a book in you but not sure how you would turn your book idea into a real book that is accessible for readers?
This six-module course will support anyone and everyone who has ever thought about writing and publishing a book … as well as inspiring those of you who may never have considered you could.
While the book writing and preparation process can be daunting, this course provides participants with a very practical, visual step-by-step guide to begin and complete a book. Our highly skilled presenters will, via a series of six online presentations, help demystify the process from initial idea to seeing your book published and shared with the world.
View the presentations at your own pace and feel how easy it is to get started once you know how much fun it can be to complete.
Module 1: Preparing for book writing
Module 2: Bringing commitment, focus, order and organisation to writing a book
Module 3: Editing – to do or let do?
Module 4: Manuscript preparation, design and production
Module 5: Contracts and finances
Module 6: Sharing you and your book with the world
Wrap Up: Q&A
Course Delivery: Completely online
This Course is presented and facilitated by:
Tanya has been writing books since 2009, having self-published 3 books for adults and 4 for children, and with many more under-way. With no formal training in writing, Tanya has found a way with book writing which is effortless, connecting to the value of what she shares daily. Through her professional role, Tanya knows a blockage to task completion for many is organisation, sequencing and planning, which can be overcome with a simple, visual step-by-step guide to the task completion process.
With her years of personal and professional experience, Tanya brings simplicity to book-writing.
Gabriele has 30+ years’ experience as a translator of books from English into German for big publishing houses, writing reviews on books and translating manuals. Since 2008 Gabriele has been the editor of Serge Benhayon’s books as well as the editor and proof reader of books for several others.Gabriele also works as a copywriter, writes articles and blogs and is a presenter of one-on-one and group sessions in Written Expression. She has great focus and a keen eye for detail while always honouring the writer’s style and unique expression rather than selling out to convention and the demands of what is deemed right and wrong.
Desiree has been working as an Art Director and Creative Director in the creative industries since she was 17 years old as a professional in the field of Corporate Identity, Graphic Design, Web Design, Illustration, Photography, Editorial and Book Design including Production, Event Branding, Planning as well as Project Management. She shares from her deep understanding of the topics and her 18+ years’ experience in start-to-finish book design, production and publishing. She has to-date designed and overseen the production and publishing of 30+ books.
Susan Scully B.Com, FTI, FNTAA, Registered Tax Agent, JP (Qualified) Qld
With over 35 years in the Business, Accountancy & Finance Industries, Susan Scully has worked within both National and International Companies, held a number of Company Directorship and Management positions, while managing and operating her own and others businesses since 1999. Today she is proprietor of her own Accountancy and Business Consultancy Practice in Brisbane and supports people in developing their businesses, which range across many industries locally, nationally and internationally. She also offers services to support with personal tax and finances. Susan’s philosophy is to make life, business and systems about people first and foremost – with well-being at the forefront.