Category Archives: PPG Workshops and Webinars

How to Publish a Book in Canada (Medicine Hat Sessions)

HOW TO PUBLISH AND $ELL A PROFESSIONAL QUALITY BOOK
Half-day Information Session Hosted By:



KIM STAFLUND
Author, Speaker, and Publisher at PPG
www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com



BIOGRAPHY
Kim has firsthand experience working with a traditional (trade) book publisher, various printers, vanity publishers, and a modern supportive self-publishing house. Her exposure to each business model has allowed her to view this industry from numerous vantage points and provided a well-rounded understanding of their respective pros and cons. This, combined with over fifteen years’ experience in various advertising, sales, and marketing roles, plus three published books of her own, puts Kim in a unique position to provide others with valuable insight into the world of book publishing. As the founder and Publisher of Polished Publishing Group (PPG), she now helps aspiring Canadian authors to realize their dreams.



PUBLISH Your Book This Year!
P – Primary Types of Book Publishing (A Comparison)
U
– Understanding The Modern Submission Process
B
– Book Publishing’s Most Critical Elements (For Professional Results)
L
– Legal Deposit at Library and Archives Canada
I
– It’s Time to Print Your Book
S
– Sales & Marketing (Traditional)
H – Hashtags: Today’s Online Marketing



TESTIMONIALS
“Your knowledge base is vast, awesome!”
~Joanie Lamond

“The updated information was eye opening. On-line promotion looks scary at first. Thanks for making it easy to understand—and totally doable!”
~Wendy Flemons

“Constructive & interesting! Provided information on publishing that was missing from my library of knowledge!”
~Stephanie Robinson

“I loved the information about using the Internet to promote your book.”
~Chantal Plowman

“… every bit of information that makes it ‘easy’ is welcome by me. Kim delivered these sorts of things.”
~Peter Vodak

“Informal/informative/experienced. Kim is a great presenter, knowledgeable & personable!”
~Lorraine Fuchs



FUNDRAISING

Looking for a unique fundraising opportunity for your group or charitable organization? Host this book publishing information session at your place of business and earn $50 per each person you invite who attends!
Individuals can earn money, too! Do you know anyone who would like to learn how to publish and sell a professional quality book? Sign up to become an affiliate marketer for PPG’s next scheduled book publishing information session, and you’ll earn $50 per each person you refer to us who attends!
The $50 affiliate payout is based on PPG’s regular ticket price of $199 per attendee plus an additional modest EventBrite fee. To qualify, tickets must be prepaid through our EventBrite webpage using a special affiliate tracking code. To obtain your affiliate tracking code, or for more information, please contact us through this EventBrite page or our primary website: www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com.
 
If you’ve ever seriously considered publishing a book, then this information session is perfect for you! Buy your tickets today. You’ll be glad you did.
  







PPG is a Canadian book publisher dedicated to serving Canadian authors. Visit our book publishing website to learn how you can publish your book today.


How to Publish a Book in Canada (Calgary Sessions)

HOW TO PUBLISH AND $ELL A PROFESSIONAL QUALITY BOOK
Half-day Information Session Hosted By:



KIM STAFLUND
Author, Speaker, and Publisher at PPG
www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com



BIOGRAPHY
Kim has firsthand experience working with a traditional (trade) book publisher, various printers, vanity publishers, and a modern supportive self-publishing house. Her exposure to each business model has allowed her to view this industry from numerous vantage points and provided a well-rounded understanding of their respective pros and cons. This, combined with over fifteen years’ experience in various advertising, sales, and marketing roles, plus three published books of her own, puts Kim in a unique position to provide others with valuable insight into the world of book publishing. As the founder and Publisher of Polished Publishing Group (PPG), she now helps aspiring Canadian authors to realize their dreams.



PUBLISH Your Book This Year!
P – Primary Types of Book Publishing (A Comparison)
U
– Understanding The Modern Submission Process
B
– Book Publishing’s Most Critical Elements (For Professional Results)
L
– Legal Deposit at Library and Archives Canada
I
– It’s Time to Print Your Book
S
– Sales & Marketing (Traditional)
H – Hashtags: Today’s Online Marketing



TESTIMONIALS
“Your knowledge base is vast, awesome!”
~Joanie Lamond

“The updated information was eye opening. On-line promotion looks scary at first. Thanks for making it easy to understand—and totally doable!”
~Wendy Flemons

“Constructive & interesting! Provided information on publishing that was missing from my library of knowledge!”
~Stephanie Robinson

“I loved the information about using the Internet to promote your book.”
~Chantal Plowman

“… every bit of information that makes it ‘easy’ is welcome by me. Kim delivered these sorts of things.”
~Peter Vodak

“Informal/informative/experienced. Kim is a great presenter, knowledgeable & personable!”
~Lorraine Fuchs



FUNDRAISING

Looking for a unique fundraising opportunity for your group or charitable organization? Host this book publishing information session at your place of business and earn $50 per each person you invite who attends!
Individuals can earn money, too! Do you know anyone who would like to learn how to publish and sell a professional quality book? Sign up to become an affiliate marketer for PPG’s next scheduled book publishing information session, and you’ll earn $50 per each person you refer to us who attends!
The $50 affiliate payout is based on PPG’s regular ticket price of $199 per attendee plus an additional modest EventBrite fee. To qualify, tickets must be prepaid through our EventBrite webpage using a special affiliate tracking code. To obtain your affiliate tracking code, or for more information, please contact us through this EventBrite page or our primary website: www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com.
 
If you’ve ever seriously considered publishing a book, then this information session is perfect for you! Buy your tickets today. You’ll be glad you did.
  



 



PPG is a Canadian book publisher dedicated to serving Canadian authors. Visit our book publishing website to learn how you can publish your book today. 

How to Publish a Book in Canada (Edmonton Sessions)

HOW TO PUBLISH AND $ELL A PROFESSIONAL QUALITY BOOK
Half-day Information Session Hosted By:



KIM STAFLUND
Author, Speaker, and Publisher at PPG
www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com



BIOGRAPHY
Kim has firsthand experience working with a traditional (trade) book publisher, various printers, vanity publishers, and a modern supportive self-publishing house. Her exposure to each business model has allowed her to view this industry from numerous vantage points and provided a well-rounded understanding of their respective pros and cons. This, combined with over fifteen years’ experience in various advertising, sales, and marketing roles, plus three published books of her own, puts Kim in a unique position to provide others with valuable insight into the world of book publishing. As the founder and Publisher of Polished Publishing Group (PPG), she now helps aspiring Canadian authors to realize their dreams.



PUBLISH Your Book This Year! 
P – Primary Types of Book Publishing (A Comparison)
U
– Understanding The Modern Submission Process
B
– Book Publishing’s Most Critical Elements (For Professional Results)
L
– Legal Deposit at Library and Archives Canada
I
– It’s Time to Print Your Book
S
– Sales & Marketing (Traditional)
H – Hashtags: Today’s Online Marketing



TESTIMONIALS
“Your knowledge base is vast, awesome!”
~Joanie Lamond

“The updated information was eye opening. On-line promotion looks scary at first. Thanks for making it easy to understand—and totally doable!”
~Wendy Flemons

“Constructive & interesting! Provided information on publishing that was missing from my library of knowledge!”
~Stephanie Robinson

“I loved the information about using the Internet to promote your book.”
~Chantal Plowman

“… every bit of information that makes it ‘easy’ is welcome by me. Kim delivered these sorts of things.”
~Peter Vodak

“Informal/informative/experienced. Kim is a great presenter, knowledgeable & personable!”
~Lorraine Fuchs



FUNDRAISING

Looking for a unique fundraising opportunity for your group or charitable organization? Host this book publishing information session at your place of business and earn $50 per each person you invite who attends!
Individuals can earn money, too! Do you know anyone who would like to learn how to publish and sell a professional quality book? Sign up to become an affiliate marketer for PPG’s next scheduled book publishing information session, and you’ll earn $50 per each person you refer to us who attends!
The $50 affiliate payout is based on PPG’s regular ticket price of $199 per attendee plus an additional modest EventBrite fee. To qualify, tickets must be prepaid through our EventBrite webpage using a special affiliate tracking code. To obtain your affiliate tracking code, or for more information, please contact us through this EventBrite page or our primary website: www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com.
 
If you’ve ever seriously considered publishing a book, then this information session is perfect for you! Buy your tickets today. You’ll be glad you did.
  







PPG is a Canadian book publisher dedicated to serving Canadian authors. Visit our book publishing website to learn how you can publish your book today. 


How to Publish a Book in Canada (Red Deer Sessions)

HOW TO PUBLISH AND $ELL A PROFESSIONAL QUALITY BOOK
Half-day Information Session Hosted By:



KIM STAFLUND
Author, Speaker, and Publisher at PPG
www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com



BIOGRAPHY
Kim has firsthand experience working with a traditional (trade) book publisher, various printers, vanity publishers, and a modern supportive self-publishing house. Her exposure to each business model has allowed her to view this industry from numerous vantage points and provided a well-rounded understanding of their respective pros and cons. This, combined with over fifteen years’ experience in various advertising, sales, and marketing roles, plus three published books of her own, puts Kim in a unique position to provide others with valuable insight into the world of book publishing. As the founder and Publisher of Polished Publishing Group (PPG), she now helps aspiring Canadian authors to realize their dreams.



PUBLISH Your Book This Year!

P – Primary Types of Book Publishing (A Comparison)
U
– Understanding The Modern Submission Process
B
– Book Publishing’s Most Critical Elements (For Professional Results)
L
– Legal Deposit at Library and Archives Canada
I
– It’s Time to Print Your Book
S
– Sales & Marketing (Traditional)
H – Hashtags: Today’s Online Marketing



TESTIMONIALS
“Your knowledge base is vast, awesome!”
~Joanie Lamond

“The updated information was eye opening. On-line promotion looks scary at first. Thanks for making it easy to understand—and totally doable!”
~Wendy Flemons

“Constructive & interesting! Provided information on publishing that was missing from my library of knowledge!”
~Stephanie Robinson

“I loved the information about using the Internet to promote your book.”
~Chantal Plowman

“… every bit of information that makes it ‘easy’ is welcome by me. Kim delivered these sorts of things.”
~Peter Vodak

“Informal/informative/experienced. Kim is a great presenter, knowledgeable & personable!”
~Lorraine Fuchs



FUNDRAISING
Looking for a unique fundraising opportunity for your group or charitable organization? Host this book publishing information session at your place of business and earn $50 per each person you invite who attends!
Individuals can earn money, too! Do you know anyone who would like to learn how to publish and sell a professional quality book? Sign up to become an affiliate marketer for PPG’s next scheduled book publishing information session, and you’ll earn $50 per each person you refer to us who attends!
The $50 affiliate payout is based on PPG’s regular ticket price of $199 per attendee plus an additional modest EventBrite fee. To qualify, tickets must be prepaid through our EventBrite webpage using a special affiliate tracking code. To obtain your affiliate tracking code, or for more information, please contact us through this EventBrite page or our primary website: www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com.


If you’ve ever seriously considered publishing a book, then this information session is perfect for you! Buy your tickets today. You’ll be glad you did.











 
PPG is a Canadian book publisher dedicated to serving Canadian authors. Visit our book publishing website to learn how you can publish your book today. 

How to Publish and $ell a Professional Quality Book

If you’ve ever seriously thought about publishing a book, then this half-day information session is perfect for you! Contact us to buy your tickets today. You’ll be glad you did.
 
PUBLISH Your Book This Year!
 
P
– Primary Types of Book Publishing (A Comparison)
U – Understanding The Modern Submission Process
B – Book Publishing’s Most Critical Elements (For Professional Results)
L – Legal Deposit at Library and Archives Canada
I – It’s Time to Print Your Book
S – Sales & Marketing (Traditional)
H – Hashtags: Today’s Online Marketing
 
Click here to register for upcoming PPG events near you or to learn how you can earn money by hosting your own event.
 
Click here to download a copy of this .PDF flyer for more information:
 

   
   
 
PPG is a Canadian book publisher dedicated to serving Canadian authors. Visit our book publishing website to learn how you can publish your book today. 

How to Write, Publish and Sell a Book

The Dynamic Full-Day Workshop You’ve Been Waiting For!
 
How to Write, Publish and Sell a Book
From Concept to Doorstep
   
MORNING SESSION
 
Bob Bannon
Speaker, Author, Book Writing Coach
www.RobertJBannon.com
       

The Dynamic 48-Day Non-Fiction BOOK Writing System
   
B – Blue Print
O – Objective
O – Organize
K – Know How
 
Robert J. Bannon BIOGRAPHY
  
Bob spent 30 years in the Canadian business community in various sales, management, and entrepreneurial roles before allowing his passion for the written word to become a career. He is now busy creating his third non-fiction book to support his growing workshop business that inspires and encourages early stage authors. He has a unique and effective approach to mentoring his writing clients that makes excellent use of his calm demeanour and sense of humor in helping them achieve their goals. Bob makes extensive use of his business background to set achievable objectives and, with his experience in sales, always has his eye on what will appeal to an author’s target audience. This combination of skills and experience results in a workshop that is dynamic, informative, well organized and focused on the task-at-hand—writing your book.
 
MORNING SESSION TESTIMONIALS:
 
“Thanks again for the clear template and the inspiration that you offered to us this morning… with thanks.”
~Jan Tollefson M.D.
 
“I chose the workshop in part because of a promise of a ‘roadmap,’ which I understood to be a clear outline of what I have to do next to author this book, and I’m happy to say that’s exactly what I got.”
~Peter Vodak
    

 
AFTERNOON SESSION
 
Kim Staflund
Speaker, Author, Publisher at PPG
www.PolishedPublishingGroup.com   
  
PUBLISH Your Book This Year!
 
P – Primary Types of Book Publishing
U – Understanding The Modern Submission Process
B – Book Publishing’s Most Critical Elements
L – Legal Deposit at Library and Archives Canada
I – It’s Time to Print Your Book
S – Sales & Marketing (Traditional)
H – Hashtags: Today’s Online Marketing
 
Kim Staflund BIOGRAPHY
  
Kim has firsthand experience working with a traditional (trade) book publisher, various printers, vanity publishers, and a modern supportive self-publishing house. Her exposure to each business model has allowed her to view this industry from numerous vantage points and provided a well-rounded understanding of their respective pros and cons. This, combined with over fifteen years’ experience in various advertising, sales, and marketing roles, plus three published books of her own, puts Kim in a unique position to provide others with valuable insight into the world of book publishing. As the founder and Publisher of Polished Publishing Group (PPG), she now helps aspiring Canadian authors to realize their dreams.
 
AFTERNOON SESSION TESTIMONIALS:
 
“Informal/informative/experienced. Kim is a great presenter, knowledgeable & personable!”
~Lorraine Fuchs
   
“I loved the information about using the Internet to promote your book.”
~Chantal Plowman
   
Click here to download a copy of this flyer for more information:



    
    
  
 
PPG is a Canadian book publisher dedicated to serving Canadian authors. Visit our book publishing website to learn how you can publish your book today.