Book Promotion with a Little Help From My Friends—and a Contest

As a university professor who primarily teaches writing courses, one of the best things about connecting my life as a teacher and my life as a writer is just how many times the two intertwine. Whether that intersection means writing a textbook or a book of fiction, I get the opportunity to show students that… Read More Book Promotion with a Little Help From My Friends—and a Contest

There’s A Sucker Born Every Minute so Let’s Get The Show On The Road. A little about P.T. Barnum.

In my public relations class we talk about P.T. Barnum (full name: Phineas Taylor Barnum). We all know him as the Barnum from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Yet, he was so much more. Folks in public relations like to claim him as “one of their own.” Advertisers, promoters, and marketers all do… Read More There’s A Sucker Born Every Minute so Let’s Get The Show On The Road. A little about P.T. Barnum.