Workshops for Nonfiction Authors

If you're a nonfiction author, you're in for a real treat at the 2024 Women in Publishing Summit! Not only do we have a ton of general content and business growth sessions, plus our networking and special sessions, we've got some really good sessions specifically for our nonfiction writers.

Be sure to get your ticket today so you can enjoy all of these workshops for nonfiction authors in the conference, and revisit the content in the recordings all year! 

Audience: Nonfiction authors, memoirists, thought leaders, and business owners writing to grow their business

Pre-Conference Workshop: Outlining Your Nonfiction Book with Lanette Pottle – live on Jan. 29th for ticket holders, and available in the recordings after.

“Authorlocity: The Top Strategy to Establish Yourself as a Thought Leader with a Non-Fiction Book”
Presenter: Tieshena Davis
Attendees will learn the essential strategy to ensure your writing stands out and positions you as a highly-recommended source in your field by discussing what type of prescriptive books to write, how to capture and articulate your evidence-based knowledge, and how to master strategic persuasion to maximize your impact.

“How to Launch Your Non-Fiction Book onto a Bestseller List”
Presenter: Renee Bauer
Beginner level attendees will uncover a roadmap to launching their book into the world and increase the chances of it landing on a bestseller list by knowing when to do what to launch your book into success and create your PR plan.

“Monetizing Your Non-Fiction Book: The 6 Steps to Book Monetization Success
Presenter: Honoree Corder
In this session, you will learn ways to turn your book into multiple income streams.

“Crafting Author Success: Mastering Live Video for Book Sales and Fan Engagement”
Presenter: Roshanda Pratt
In this session, authors will learn the art of crafting a compelling online presence through live video. We will explore the key elements of authentic connection with your audience in this workshop.

“Every Word Matters: Using Prose to Enhance Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction”
Presenter: Wendy Van Camp
Beginner level attendees will learn about Meaning, Voice, Tone, Rhythm/Meter, Sound Devices, and Word Choice and how to best apply them as a novelist.

“Memoir Mastery: How To Tell Your Story So It Sells”
Presenter: Jennifer Wilkov
Beginner level attendees will learn what it takes to actually tell their story in an impactful way to attract attention and visibility in the marketplace, as well as strategies to reach publishers, the media and even gain speaking opportunities and more.

“Embracing the Role of Entrepreneur: The Business of Being a Profitable Non-Fiction Author”
Presenter: Alesha Brown
This session dives into how to blend your creativity with a market-driven approach, how to tailor your stories to your audience’s preferences in order to turn your readers into devoted fans. Attendees will learn how to shift their perspective from being authors to authorpreneurs.

“How to Make More Money with Your Skills: Selling Freelance Writing Services”
Presenter: Laura Briggs
In this workshop, any level author will discover what it takes to succeed as a freelance writer, what freelance services make the most sense for authors to dive into and how to get started in freelance writing services.

“5 Ways to Increase Book Sales and Generate Additional Revenue with Speaking”
Presenter: Mary Czarnecki
In this session, you will learn ways to increase your book sales and generate new revenue with speaking, simple ways to find speaking opportunities, and what to say to ensure your talk is irresistible to event organizers and hosts.

“Increase Your Author Revenue Through Subrights”
Presenter: Lindsey Smith
Workshop attendees will learn of eight new revenue streams to choose from, know each how to implement each one and confidently choose the one that aligns with them.

These are the sessions that speak directly to nonfiction writers. You'll also receive a full education in what you need to know for publishing and production, editing, book launch and marketing, and more!


See the full schedule here and grab your ticket today!

We hope to see you at the 2024 Women in Publishing Summit!