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The Podcast is case study and a celebration of how busy people were able to write and publish Inspiring, Educational, and/or Entertaining books despite the distractions from other major priorities.


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The Podcast is case study and a celebration of how busy people were able to write and publish Inspiring, Educational, and/or Entertaining books despite the distractions from other major priorities.




012: Shola Richards | Making Work Work

Shola Richards is a workplace positivity expert, dynamic keynote speaker, and self-professed kindness extremist who is dedicated to positively change how we work, live and lead in America. As a busy award-winning Director of Training at a top educational institution, he finished writing the book, “Making Work Work: The Positivity Solution for Any Work Environment.” The Book: Making Work Work -How to treat each other better at work -A roadmap to lead with kindness and positivity -Tools to...


011: John Lee Dumas | The Freedom Journal

John Lee Dumas is the founder & host of EOFire, a top ranked business Podcast where he interviews today’s most inspiring Entrepreneurs 7-days a week. While busy while his podcast, he finished writing the book “The Freedom Journal: Accomplish your #1 Goal in 100 Days“. The Book: The Freedom Journal: Accomplish your #1 Goal in 100 Days A solution to the biggest problem that listeners of EOFire Podcast had A step-by-step guide to accomplish a SMART goal in 100 days SMART = Specific...


010: Dr. Chris L. Hickey Sr | Admired Man Why?

Dr. Chris L. Hickey, Sr. is the CEO/President of the Admired Man Leadership Institute, where he lectures, facilitates workshops and conducts a comprehensive train-the-trainer curriculum, where participants earn a training Certificate, based on his four year national research, and resulting book, “Admired Man Why: The Making of an Admired Man.” The Book: Admired Man Why?: The Making of an Admired Man Stories about men people admire in their lives 60% of the people interviewed were...


009: Keshawn Dodds | Menzuo: The Calling of the Sun Prince

Keshawn Dodds is an author, actor, motivational speaker and advocate for education. Inspired by the death of his best friend, Marcus McDowell, Mr. Keshawn Dodds is on a mission to help all youth enjoy the love of reading and education. Mr. Dodds’ eight book series will inspire people to not only read his books, but to continue to grow their love of reading with other books. The Book: Menzuo: The Calling of the Sun Prince A Science-Ficition Novel An 11-year old who finds something out...


008: Naresh Vissa | Fifty Shades Of Marketing

Naresh Vissa is Founder and CEO of Krish Media & Marketing – a full service online and digital media and marketing consultancy and agency. He has worked with leading publishers, media firms and institutions such as CNN Radio, JP Morgan Chase, EverBank, The Institute for Energy Research, Houston Rockets, Houston Astros, the American Junior Golf Association, Agora Publishing, and Stansberry Research. Vissa graduated Magna Cum Laude from Syracuse University’s Honors Program with degrees in...


Behind the Cover: 002

Prince was writing his Memoir: “The Beautiful Ones” I assume that most if not all of you heard the news On April 21st 2016 when we lost an extraordinary and legendary musician, singer, songwriter and artist named Prince. According to an interview between Raven Samone and Sheila E on the show, The View, he was working on adding the title of Author to this name. The reason why Raven Samone asked the question is because of the headlines that were in the news before he passed stating that on...


007: Raymond Aaron | Double Your Income Doing What You Love

Raymond Aaron, New Times Top 10 Bestselling Author, is an internationally renowned thought leader and success coach. He has committed his life to teaching you how to dramatically change your life for the better. He remains one of the most sought after speakers in the world. Raymond is one of the world’s most respected authorities on marketing, branding and business building. His students have used his proven techniques and strategies to generate millions. He has shared his vision and...


006: Jacques McNeil | Life Happens

Jacques McNeil_Life Happens: 30 Strategies for Triumphant Living Jacques McNeil’s passion is equipping women with the tools necessary to courageously live a life of purpose. She is the founder and president of W.I.T.N.E.S.S. Book Club, a licensed Evangelist, motivational speaker, corporate image consultant, professional development consultant, and an instructional designer at UCLA Health Systems. She is the wife of David McNeil, pastor of Transforming Lives Community Church, COGIC and they...


005: Marcey Rader | Beyond Travel

Marcey Rader_Beyond Travel: A Road Warrior's Survival Guide Marcey Rader is a Productivity and Health Coach specializing in combining science, tools, technologies and behavior change to declutter your body, mind, and inbox, one habit at a time. She understands firsthand that business travel isn't part of your job. It's a lifestyle®. Marcey can be found speaking, coaching, finding movement opportunities and preaching Inbox Zero. Learn more at Icebreaker Choices...


Behind the Cover: 001

Welcome to Behind the Cover episode number 001… I just want to Thank You, Answer some questions, and Give a recap. In the training industry we call it a State Change. It’s taking a break from the learning to reset your mind before we cover more information. As I mentioned in my episode 000 part 1… I’m from the Corporate Training world. Where I’ve been training adults in the classroom for the past 26 years I’m talking Marines, Technicians, Mechanics, Politicians, Seniors, College students,...


004: Dr. Kathy Gruver | The Alternative Medicine Cabinet

Dr. Kathy Gruver: The Alternative Medicine Cabinet: Hundreds of ways to take charge of your health. Naturally. Dr Kathy Gruver is an award-winning author of five books on health and wellness. She’s also an internationally recognized speaker, regular expert on radio and TV and maintains a massage and hypnotherapy practice in Santa Barbara, CA. Before you hear more about her books, her story, and her advice on finishing a book, listen to this book testimonial from one of her readers. The...


003: Diane Gardner | Stop Overpaying Your Taxes

Diane Gardner: Stop Overpaying Your Taxes_11 Ways Entrepreneurs Overpay and How to Stop It Now! Diane Gardner is an expert tax coach, and best-selling author whose proactive planning approach gives clients a leg up on Uncle Sam. Diane saves small business clients between $3,000 and $50,000 in as little as 60 minutes! She also has some great advice on finishing a book. Listen in on our conversation. The Book Some items we discussed… Tax Coach… For entrepreneurs and small business owners …...


002: Adam Markel | Pivot

Pivot: The Art and Science of Reinventing Your Life Adam Markel is the CEO of New Peaks and a Master Trainer in the areas of personal and business development. Adam is also a key-note speaker, entrepreneur, attorney, and author. Adam has now trained Peak Potentials & New Peaks courses and camps for thousands and thousands of students in Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Australia, Europe, Canada and the United States. One of the most charismatic speakers you will ever see, Adam trains from his...


001: Jim Palmer | Decide

Decide: The Ultimate Success Trigger Jim Palmer is a marketing and business building expert and in demand coach. He is the founder of the Dream Business Academy and Dream Business Coaching and Mastermind Program. Jim is the host of Dream Biz TV, the hit weekly Web TV show watched by thousands of entrepreneurs and small business owners and he is also the host Stick Like Glue Radio, a weekly podcast based on Jim’s unique brand of smart marketing and business building strategies. Jim is best...


000: Intro (2 of 2)

By the time you finish listening to this (part 2 of 2) episode, you’ll know one more thing… #3 – What you and I can both do to keep this Podcast going… Then a Bonus at the end, and you’re going to have to keep listening to see what that is. The post 000: Intro (2 of 2) appeared first on Please, Finish Your Book!.


000: Intro (1 of 2)

Hello, I’m John P, Welcome to Please, Finish Your Book! The show where you will hear how busy people become published authors. The goal is to inspire you to finish your book. Think of this show as a case study of how someone was able to find something based on their experience or creativity to share with the world, figure out a way to organize it into a readable and engaging format, and then follow thru with the necessary steps to get it finished regardless of life’s distractions. This is...