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Business Book Blog | Beat Gender Bias

Business Book Blog | Beat Gender Bias

Beat Gender Bias by Karen Morley provides practical direction and hope, fuelled by the reality that inclusion is better for everyone; humans and business. The world is rapidly changing so we must all change too and this is the handbook to make it happen.
Should authors sell their own books?

Should authors sell their own books?

Authors often ask me whether they should sell their books themselves from their websites. There are pros and cons and it really comes down to their...
Rules of the Lending Game by Stuart Wemyss

Business book blog | Rules of the Lending Game

If I had to write down all the questions I might have as a property investor, Rules of the Lending Game by Stuart Wemyss (published by Major Street Publishing) answers them all.
Holding an online book launch (part II)

Holding an online book launch (part II)

Your value as an author hasn't changed in the COVID-19 environment, but your delivery needs to be different. A virtual book launch is an excellent way to promote your book. Online book launches are easy to host and provide powerful marketing opportunities.

Holding an online book launch (Part 1)

Holding an online book launch (Part 1)

People are still purchasing books online and reading more in social isolation. If your book’s publication date still stands, you can launch your book online. 

How to start an Amazon author page

How to start an Amazon author page

With more readers looking for books and ebooks online in the current COVID 19 environment, I’m suggesting our Major Street authors set up an Amazon...
3-d approach to writing

A 3-D approach to business book writing

At last, I think I've uncovered the secret of writing a great business book.
Four non-negotiables when you’re writing a book

Four non-negotiables when you’re writing a book

As a publisher, I'm often approached by authors who seek my advice about publishing their books. In these initial conversations, I always mention these four non-negotiables that are essential for a business book to be a success.

The power of real confidence during the writing process

The power of real confidence during the writing process

Have you ever wondered how it feels to write a book? And how does an author manage the fear and pressure that surrounds the publishing process? Find out in this video chat between Kelly Irving and Michelle Sales.
business book publisher

What does a business book publisher really do?

At Major Street Publishing, we work on an author's book from manuscript to market. But, we also add value to an author's book and business in many other ways...
Jaquie Scammell signing copies of Creating a Customer Service Mindset

Humans vs robots for customer satisfaction

In this digital era, do humans or robots provide better customer service and what is more valued by businesses and brands? Using Creating a Customer Service Mindset by Jaquie Scammell, we discuss the benefits of face-to-face human interaction for building customer satisfaction.
Busy is the new black

Busy is the new black

Do you feel like you’re constantly busy? Like you’ve got too much on and not enough hours in the day to get it all done? Don’t worry. You’re not alone.