The Career Author Podcast: Episode 26 – Planning a Long Book Series

How to plan a book series

In this special episode of The Career Author Podcast, Zach and J. are together in the same room once again. This time, they discuss the good and the bad from their most recent meeting, how to plan a book series of your own, and more:

  • Sad farewells to one of the best drummers in the history of metal and the complex rollercoaster of emotions you experience when your real life heroes die
  • Zach’s biggest piece of advice for anyone interested in becoming a career author
  • How to become more intentional with your time and money so you can transition to life as a full time creative + first steps toward debt-free life
  • The concept of “live like noone else so you can live like noone else”
  • What a flagship series is as defined by Chris Fox
  • Why the guys have decided it’s time to move from trilogies on to building a flagship series of their own
  • How J. and Zach have changed their approach to the planning process for this series
  • Why the face-to-face meeting is an essential part of Zach and J.’s collaborative process
  • Some of the challenges of planning a series with a cowriter
  • How to plan a book series of your own

The Career Author Podcast is a podcast where co-authors J. Thorn and Zach Bohannon share their struggles and successes as full-time authors, advice for improving your writing craft, and honest discussions of what it takes to build a successful career as an author.

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The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley – http://books2read.com/u/mvKnlJ

The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey – http://books2read.com/u/mle20B

The Career Author – http://www.thecareerauthor.com

Patreon – http://www.patreon.com/thecareerauthor

Sell More Book Show Summit 2019 – http://www.sellmorebooksshow.com/summit

Night of the Writing Dead – http://www.nightofthewritingdead.com Authors on a Train – http://www.authorsonatrain.com

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