We oversaw every production task for this 752-page book, published by prestigious Pepperdine University. From back cover and interior design, proofreading and indexing to printing, warehouse and fulfillment (even setting up their Amazon Seller’s account), we finished this huge book on a tight deadline so it was ready for the university’s annual freshman weekend event.
Secrets of a Financial Aid Pro: Master the College Funding Process and Give Your Child Lifelong Financial Skills Without Losing Your Cool, by Jodi Okun
Not only has this book earned critical acclaim in major book review publications, including being selected for review in Publisher’s Weekly (virtually unheard of for a self-published work), but Baker & Taylor (which rarely represents self-published works) asked to distribute Jodi’s book to libraries. We were intimately involved in its development, including creating a concept…
The Secrets to Writing a Successful Business Plan: A Pro Shares a Step-by-Step Guide for Creating a Plan That Gets Results, by Hal Shelton
Published in collaboration with SCORE, the book contains worksheets, checklists, charts, and financial tables. We were intimately involved in its development, from writing the cover title, chapter titles, subheads, and tip box heads to polishing the back cover description, and reviewing the e-book. This book has done extremely well, garnering Hal radio and TV interviews,…
Featuring 12 chapters about how to make it in the independent music industry—each written by a different artist—this book was a challenge to edit as a cohesive piece. But we pulled it off, also honing the front- and back-cover text and creating a value-added resource appendix.
Written by a gerontology expert, this cutting-edge book has received rave reviews in the press, including one by the well-respected author of the New York Times “The New Old Age” blog. We collaborated with Rachel on the cover title and text as well as the back cover description and the book’s content. This self-published book…
This wellness coach has been featured on the TV show “Rachel Ray” and has met with Michelle Obama at the White House as part of her initiative on childhood obesity. We wrote the front- and back-cover text, and created checklists, worksheets, sidebars, and tip boxes.
High-Tech, High-Touch Customer Service: Inspire Timeless Loyalty in the Demanding New World of Social Commerce, by Micah Solomon
We played an essential role in creating this critically acclaimed and top-selling book for the international keynote speaker and the media’s go-to subject matter expert. We also edited Micah’s two e-books for Forbes magazine and his first independently published book.
We handled every pre-production task for the Council’s magazine featuring award-winning designs for senior communities. From writing and editing to photos and permissions, we turned in a complete package that was ready for design.
We were honored to edit the fifth title in this international keynote speaker’s roster of top-selling books.
Rivelations for Business Professionals: Simple Changes You Can Make Now to Achieve the Extraordinary Life and Business You Desire, by Jim Riviello
We are creating a series of information products for Jim’s successful leadership coaching business. Developing the first book in his Rivelations series was the foundation; next is a workbook series for his seminars. Our designer also developed the branding. The large silhouette of the “X” on the cover (which is central to the message behind…
This is an award-winning book, and the author has created a successful motivational speaking career and information products based on it, even appearing on CSNBC as their subject matter expert.
Our award-winning copywriter collaborated with Meg Root to craft a website for her wellness coaching business. Next on the list is helping her develop an e-book.
The Joy of Financial Security: The Art and Science of Becoming Happier, Managing Your Money Wisely, and Creating a Secure Financial Future, by Donna Skeels Cygan
This book, which was featured in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal (a major coup for a self-published book), mixes financial advice with scientific research on happiness. It was an organizational challenge, but we worked closely with the author to create this award-winning and critically acclaimed book. The book has been so…
This is one of three educational books we have developed for the nonprofit Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles. We also wrote the title and the back cover description. It was picked up by Behrman House, a leading Jewish educational publisher.
We helped this first-time author edit her memoir and accompanying workbook for Christian youth groups. It has been exceedingly well-received by teen girls who identify with her tale of love won and lost and won again. We are looking forward to editing her upcoming sequel.