Sunday, September 23, 2012
Journey to Word on the Street 2012
It was gloomy Sunday with cloudy skies but that didn't stop the Word on the Street from happening. Toronto hosted one of the largest displays of books from all genres.
Met two amazing authors (see below) and lots of great opportunities!
1st Checkout Wattpad.com You upload articles on any topic. Software was created in Toronto!
2nd KOBO had great offering.(see below) http://www.kobobooks.com/kobowritinglife Upload you book get 80% commission. ( I ran back to the office!)
3rd. Great book deals. I got 4 copies of Drive by Robert Herjavec from Harper Collins. There were selling for $3, I offered $10 for all 4 and they agreed! Now that negotiating Dragons Style :)
4th Editing for Freelancers http://www.scribendi.com/apply
"Get Connected 21st Century"
Movie coming out in December!
Moral of the Story: Go out to events in your neighborhood. There are lots of opportunities out there. Take advantage of these presented here.