Posts by Paris Spence-Lang:

German-Language Edition of Vaporized by Robert Tercek Now In Stores

The German-language edition of business book Vaporized: Solid Strategies for Success in a Dematerialized World, written by Robert Tercek and originally published by LifeTree Media in 2015, is now available for sale in Germany. Vaporized was acquired by Wiley-VCH in 2016 after being awarded the 2016 getAbstract International Book Award at the Frankfurt Book Fair, […]

27 Jun 2017 in LifeTree Media news, Our authors, Our books, Publishing

7 Creative Ways to Fund Your Book

“I can’t afford to publish my book right now.” We hear this a lot. And we get it–publishing can be a large investment for many people, and sometimes publishing seems like it can wait. But when we hear authors shying away from a publishing project because of funding, we simply smile and say, “Not so fast!” […]

09 Jun 2017 in Help, Publishing

LifeTree Media licenses rights for Dai Manuel’s Whole Life Fitness Manifesto to India’s Embassy Books

Embassy Book Distributors has acquired the Indian  Subcontinental rights for health and wellness book Dai Manuel’s Whole Life Fitness Manifesto: 30 Minutes a Day for a Healthier Body, Mind and Spirit, written by Dai Manuel and first published by LifeTree Media in January 2016. Dai Manuel’s Whole Life Fitness Manifesto showcases a fitness lifestyle that blends mindfulness […]

17 May 2017 in LifeTree Media news, Our books, Publishing

LifeTree Media licenses rights for The Digital Matrix to Grand China Publishing House

Grand China Publishing House has acquired Simplified Chinese rights for business book The Digital Matrix: New Rules for Business Transformation Through Technology, written by Venkat Venkatraman and published by LifeTree Media. The Digital Matrix—the Indian rights of which were acquired by Penguin Random House India in March 2017—shows business leaders how to rethink their business model, assemble the right […]

16 May 2017 in LifeTree Media news, Our books, Publishing

The Sacred Path of the Soulmate: An Interview with Existential Philosopher Gerald Sze

At any moment, millions of women and men are ending romantic relationships. This made Gerald Sze wonder: “Where did the passion go?” Gerald understands passion. An award-winning spirituality author and existential philosopher, Gerald has studied and conducted research in the fields of spirituality and existential philosophy for nearly 30 years. Not only has he written […]

08 May 2017 in Inspire, Our authors, Our books

Writing groups: what they are and how to join one

You might stumble across them in libraries and coffee shops across the country: a circle of writers surrounding a paper-covered table. Armed with their notebooks and a desire to master the use of language, these writers have committed to their writing groups, and you may want to as well. At its core, writing groups (or […]

10 Apr 2017 in Help, Overcoming Self Doubt, Writing tips

LifeTree Media licenses rights for The Digital Matrix to Penguin Random House India

Penguin Random House India has acquired Indian Subcontinental rights for business book The Digital Matrix: New Rules for Business Transformation Through Technology, written by Venkat Venkatraman and published by LifeTree Media. Hailed by IBM CEO Ginny Rometty as “groundbreaking”, The Digital Matrix shows business leaders how to rethink their business model, assemble the right team for necessary change, and […]

17 Mar 2017 in LifeTree Media news, Our authors, Our books, Publishing

LifeTree Media to Publish Self-Help Book for Type-A Professionals by CEO Claire Booth

Hybrid publisher LifeTree Media has signed Claire Booth, CEO of market research firm Lux Insights, for her upcoming self-help book, tentatively titled MEsearch: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Letting Go. The book is scheduled to publish in fall/winter of 2018/19. MEsearch follows Claire, a type-A market research professional driven by ambition, competition and goals, as she attempts to understand why […]

28 Feb 2017 in Inspire, LifeTree Media news, Our authors, Our books

Footnotes vs. Endnotes: How to Choose and How to Use

There are four ways to deal with citations, explanations and references: In the text, in footnotes, in numbered endnotes, and in contextual endnotes. Most publishers have a house style and preference for how and when they use each method. It’s useful for you to understand the difference and determine your own preferences, especially if you […]

07 Feb 2017 in Help, Writing tips