The Heidi Thorne Show

Why I Quit Coaching Authors | Episode 185

March 16, 2021

It’s easy to get sucked into a coaching scenario when one of your author friends or followers asks for some “help” with their books. This can be the trigger that lures authors into “I could get paid for this” coaching mode. Don’t take the bait unless you’re ready for what’s ahead. I explain.

Blog: Why I Quit Coaching Authors

YouTube video:

Timestamp show notes (click on timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:16 Sharing your writing journey is a generous act

1:06 How authors get sucked into coaching

1:43 How I got into author coaching

3:26 When author coaching becomes a nightmare

5:36 Why I quit author coaching

7:02 How can you help other authors without coaching them?

7:39 How to connect with Heidi

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* How to Sell Your Self Published Book on Amazon

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* How to Self Publish a Nonfiction Kindle eBook Like a Pro