LOCATION: Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Service Center
4805 Edgemoor Lane
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
10:00-12:00 Morning Session – Mindy Klasky
12:00-12:30 Grab lunch and return to room
12:30-1:30 Annual General Meeting
1:45-3:45 Afternoon Session – Break-out sessions
Morning Session: The publishing world (traditional, self-publishing, and hybrid) is more complicated than ever. In addition to writing their books, authors are responsible for planning their careers, managing their time, and promoting their work. USA Today bestselling author Mindy Klasky will share her organizational tips and tricks gleaned from more than 20 years of publishing experience. In this two-hour session, you’ll learn how to write a strategic plan, implement a tactical plan for writing and publishing multiple novels in a year, manage your time effectively. We’ll also discuss tools for tracking metadata and sales for all your works.
Afternoon Session: We’re trying something new this year. Please sign up for our pilot program of break-out sessions geared toward keeping us moving and learning. Please click on the link below and sign up for the areas you are most interested in hearing about. Make sure to scroll down to see all options. www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0A4DAAA923AAFD0-wrwdc
About Our Speaker
USA Today bestselling author Mindy Klasky learned to read when her parents shoved a book in her hands and told her she could travel anywhere through stories. As a writer, Mindy has traveled through various genres, including hot contemporary romance. In her spare time, Mindy knits, quilts, and tries to tame her to-be-read shelf.