NAIWE offers a variety of webinars and teleconferences as a way to develop your professional skills.
May 11, 2021
Time: 7:00 pm Eastern
Webinar: Developing Author Videos and Supportive Marketing Actions
with JRG Digital Marketing Services, NAIWE’s Benefit Partner
You have written an amazing book and it has been published…now what? For your book to achieve significant sales and success it’s essential you have a strong and comprehensive marketing program in place. This is where we come in.
- Videos to promote title and author
- Pitch decks/videos for potential television and film sales
- Marketing on Amazon and other websites
- Setting up on YouTube
- Providing links for your website and other social media actions
- Social media management and implementation
- Email list acquisition and management
- Contests and giveaways
May 20, 2021
Time: 7:00 pm Eastern
Webinar: Give Your Writing Business a Strong Start
with Ruth Thaler-Carter, NAIWE’s Networking Expert
Starting a writing business is exciting and challenging. Writing is a creative act. Having a writing business is a practical process. Get some practical, effective tips from a long-time, award-winning freelance writer/editor in this session. Learn about types of writing that can be the basis of a business; getting experience; finding outlets, audiences, readers and clients; avoiding scams; and more. Whether you want to write and publish books or articles, fiction or nonfiction, this session will get your writing business off to a strong start (and enhance an existing one).
June 21, 2021
Time: 2:00 pm Eastern
Webinar: The Secrets of Good Design
with Tamian Wood, NAIWE’s Book Cover Expert
Have you ever wondered what makes a person pick one product over another? Many times, it’s the result of good design. In this webinar you’ll learn a bit about the basics of color psychology, including cultural responses and the language of color.
We’ll also explore the transformative magic of typography and how you can use it, in varying ways, to change the message of your words. I’m not talking about reading the words themselves, but rather reading the mood of your font choice. And last, we’ll take a dive into tracking, kerning, and leading. OH MY!
Join me to learn the secrets.
June 23, 2021
Time: 4:00 pm Eastern
Webinar: Choose the Right Tool for Writing and Editing
with NAIWE Benefit Partner Cadman Training
Multiple tools claim to help editors and writers speed up and improve the quality of their work. But how do you know which tools to choose – which are easy to use, reliable, and good value for money? To help you determine what’s worth your investment of time and money, Hilary Cadman will share three of her favorite tools: PerfectIt, PhraseExpress, and ProWritingAid. Hilary will outline what each tool can do, how and when you might use it, and the pros and cons. By the end of this webinar you’ll be confident to decide whether these tools are for you.