Next Level Authors
013 What Is Your Relationship with Risk and How Do You Manage It?

013 What Is Your Relationship with Risk and How Do You Manage It?

June 30, 2020
Show Notes
 
In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about risk, what it means to them, how they view and manage it.
 
AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK
What is your relationship with risk and how do you manage it?
 
WEEKLY TASK
  • Dan will launch When Winter Comes 1 and get rid of some client tasks
  • Sacha will hand off two books to J and finish goal setting for Q3.
 
🎥Watch on YouTube https://youtu.be/DwE9gqToGKA
🎧Listen on your podcatcher https://pod.link/1508555372
 
Find out more about Dan and Sacha
 
Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415
The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor
 
Order Collaboration for Authors: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Order The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose
012 Name Three Authors Who Are Currently Living the Life You’re Working For

012 Name Three Authors Who Are Currently Living the Life You’re Working For

June 23, 2020
Show Notes
 
In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha share their role models and talk about the 3 people who are currently living the type of life they want to live.
 
AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK
Name three authors who are currently living the life you’re working for
 
WEEKLY TASK
  • Dan will launch Collaboration for Authors, AND be over halfway through episode 2 of When Winter Comes.
  • Sacha will finish her non-fiction collaboration this week.
 
🎥Watch on YouTube https://youtu.be/WDVAxvmGRSo
🎧Listen on your podcatcher https://pod.link/1508555372
 
Find out more about Dan and Sacha
 
Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415
The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor
 
Collaboration for Authors pre-order link: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Order The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose
011 How Do You Use Collaboration to Level Up Your Author Business?

011 How Do You Use Collaboration to Level Up Your Author Business?

June 16, 2020
Show Notes
 
In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about collaboration and the many and varied ways they use it to level up their author businesses.
 
AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK
How do you use collaboration to level up your author business?
 
WEEKLY TASK
  • It's launch week for Dan so he'll be focusing on that as well as having started When Winter Comes episode 2.
  • Sacha will only be working half a week so she'll come back and have to catch up on client and freelance work.
 
🎥Watch on YouTube https://youtu.be/WDVAxvmGRSo
🎧Listen on your podcatcher https://pod.link/1508555372
 
Find out more about Dan and Sacha
 
Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415
The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor
 
Collaboration for Authors pre-order link: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn
Order The Anatomy of Prose: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose
010 What Are Your Top 3 Priorities for the Rest of 2020?

010 What Are Your Top 3 Priorities for the Rest of 2020?

June 9, 2020

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about their plans for the rest of 2020, selecting their top 3 priorities to focus on and complete by the end of the year.

 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

What are your top 3 priorities for the rest of 2020?

Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextl...

 

WEEKLY TASK

Sacha is going to move house.

Dan will decide on his launch date and plan for his horror serial, When Winter Comes.

 

Find out more about Dan and Sacha

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

Pre-order Collaboration for Authors now: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn

The Anatomy of Prose is LIVE, grab your copy now: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose

009 What is Your Best Marketing Skill?

009 What is Your Best Marketing Skill?

June 2, 2020

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about their best marketing skill and how they can focus on that to help push them to the next level of their business.

 

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

What’s your best marketing skill? And how can you do more with it?

Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextl...

 

WEEKLY TASK

Sacha has rest and possibly do some more course decks.

Dan is going to action his launch plan for Collaboration for Authors.

 

Find out more about Dan and Sacha

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

Pre-order Collaboration for Authors now: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn

The Anatomy of Prose is LIVE, grab your copy now: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose

008 How Big Is Your Minimum?

008 How Big Is Your Minimum?

May 26, 2020

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha discuss just how much they each need to do to maintain the bare minimum of their author businesses, looking from both a financial and a creative welfare perspective.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

How big is YOUR minimum?

Why not answer in our Facebook Group:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors/

WEEKLY TASK

Dan is going to edit his Great Writers Learn mini series

Sacha is going to do two more of her Anatomy of Prose course lessons

Find out more about Dan and Sacha

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Anatomy of Prose pre-order link: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose

Collaboration for Authors pre-order link: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn 

007 What is the Biggest Challenge Between You and the Next Author Level?

007 What is the Biggest Challenge Between You and the Next Author Level?

May 19, 2020

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about what's standing between them and the next author level, and the answer isn't what you might think. The pair get deep, meaningful and a lil' philosophical.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

What's standing between you and the next author level?

Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextl...

WEEKLY TASK

  • Sacha has to work out WTF she's doing after the launch of The Anatomy of Prose.
  • Dan is going to get his study on and do some learning about ads.

Find out more about Dan and Sacha

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Anatomy of Prose pre-order link: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose

Collaboration for Authors pre-order link: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn 

006  How Do You Organise Your Author Business?

006 How Do You Organise Your Author Business?

May 12, 2020

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about how they organise their author business and keep on top of the little things. Sacha explains her chaotic colourful planning system and Dan explains the effect that quarantine has had on his planning structure.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

How do you organise your author business?

Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextl...

WEEKLY TASK

Sacha - Complete 4 more launch tasks for Anatomy of Prose

Dan - Educate himself on either FB ads or AMS ads

Dan tries (once again) to lose 2lbs this week.

Find out more about Dan and Sacha

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Anatomy of Prose pre-order link: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose

Collaboration for Authors pre-order link: https://books2read.com/u/3G2jLn 

005 What Makes a Good Publisher?

005 What Makes a Good Publisher?

May 5, 2020

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about what a good author-publisher looks like. Dan takes the angle of an indie author publishing others and Sacha looks at it from a lone author publishing their work.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

What do you think makes a good author publisher?

Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors

WEEKLY TASK

Sacha - Complete 1 lesson for the Anatomy of Prose companion course

Dan - Set a date for launching Collaboration and a foundation for a launch plan

Dan and Sacha both agreed to try and lose 2lb this week.

Find out more about Dan and Sacha

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Anatomy of Prose pre-order link: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose

Dan’s books: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/books

004 How do you assess whether or not an opportunity is worth pursuing?

004 How do you assess whether or not an opportunity is worth pursuing?

April 28, 2020

In this week’s episode, Dan and Sacha talk about the thought processes behind pursuing opportunities, the most valuable resources you can spend in your career, and how the varying levels of authorship can impact decision-making.

AUDIENCE QUESTION OF THE WEEK

How do you assess whether or not an opportunity is worth pursuing?

Why not answer in our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextlevelauthors

WEEKLY TASK

Sacha - Complete 4 launch tasks for Anatomy of Prose

Dan - Finish second draft of Collaboration for Authors

Find out more about Dan and Sacha

Great Writers Share Podcast: https://pod.link/1473869415

The Rebel Author Podcast: https://pod.link/rebelauthor

The Anatomy of Prose pre-order link: https://books2read.com/anatomyofprose

Dan’s books: https://www.danielwillcocks.com/books