Reid Tracy took Louise Hay’s book, You Can Heal Your Life and turned Hay House into the world’s leading publisher of self-help books. Here are some of his tips on traditional publishing, self-publishing and marketing from the Hay House Writer’s Workshop in Brisbane August 2015.
- Start with the philosophy of ‘How can I help people’ when writing your self-help book.
- Prepare for your success and have the patience for your own success (Louise was a counsellor & practitioner for 12 years before Hay House became the success that it is) Reid says, “In my opinion, it takes 10 years to become an overnight success”.
BUILD YOU AUTHOR PLATFORM
- Read Michael Hyatt’s book, Platform – Reid laughs that this is the book he would have written but Michael did such a good job. It’s all about how to build your author platform and create a direct connection to your...