The Importance of Networking

Today on The Segilola Salami Show, we discuss the importance of networking for businesses and authors. Some authors may not realise this but by virtue of being an author, you are a brand and a business (unless you write as a hubby). Listen on to hear what our guests think on The Importance of Networking.

We also discuss the self published book And I Thought Divorce Was Bad by Wilnona Marie. There are some freebies up for grabs, so listen to the end (and see below) to find out more details.

Guests on today’s show are: Ken Bator and Wilnona Marie

the importance of networking

To summarise, here’s what was covered:
Networking is about increasing brand visibility. However, it has to be selectively done. You need to find the right networks where you can collaborate with the other members. For instance, your local chamber of commerce would be a good starting point, especially if you write non-fiction. Open mic events are also great for fiction others. What you find by attending networking events is that you are surrounded by people who share a similar interest to what you offer!

Giveaways:
Wilnona: If you would like to win a Pre-Release of And I Thought Being A Grown Was Easy. Please type “Grown Up” below. The Winner will receive an author signed copy of the book and a guest spot on the podcast. I will reply to the winner.

Ken: all listeners can grab a free copy of When Your Formula Doesn’t Add Up. You can access the white paper by clicking here. Also, I will give away three signed copies of my latest book The Formula for Business Success = B + C + S to the first three people that request one. Simply fill in your information on our contact page. In the comments section please write “I want The Formula” and an address where you would like the book to be sent.

Here’s the link to the podcast on YouTube.

Should you wish to connect with the authors, here are their contact details:
Ken:
Website www.btcinc.net
LinkedIn Profile www.linkedin.com/in/kenbator
Facebook www.facebook.com/BTCINC
Twitter twitter.com/kbator

You can get a copy of Ken Bator’s book The Formula for Business Success = B + C + S on Amazon.com

You can get a complimentary supplement to the book here

Wilnona and co authors:
Website: www.andwethought.com
Email: ladies@andwethought.com
Podcast: blogtalkradio.com/andithought

You can buy a copy of And I Thought Divorce Was Bad on Amazon

The Segilola Salami show is hosted by Segilola Salami who is also an author and a self publishing strategist. She provides one to one support to aspiring authors to help them self publish their own books and make a success of it. Her latest book is called Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother. Part of the proceeds from the sales of this book goes towards helping UK Charity Jigsaw4u.

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