• Three uncomfortable lessons about criticism I learned from publishing my book

    … moping for a day, I collected my courage and soaked up the positive lessons from the review. Here my top lessons for dealing with this crushing review. 1) Separate style from substance This is a little tip I’ve learned from a fellow indie writer who got bashed on a crime thriller for getting the detective work wrong. Criticism of substance means…

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  • Haters: How to Deal With Haters and Trolls of Your Business

    …. The first day alone it received 75,000 views on YouTube. The number of negative and nasty comments on YouTube was unbelievable. Phil and I had a discussion as to whether to close off the comments, but I didn’t feel that was appropriate. You’ll hear the reasons why I kept the comments open, and what I hoped would happen. An article was then published…

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