Five Questions to Ask Yourself Before Writing a Book

As a publisher of nonfiction expert-written books, I have seen first-hand the transformative difference that becoming a published author can make in an individual’s personal life and career. In fact, it’s the single most powerful way to position yourself as a thought leader—if you do it right.

There are more routes to publication available than ever before. While there is no one “best” way to publish a book, there is a way that is best for you. To help you navigate the complex world of modern publishing, here are five questions every aspiring nonfiction author... keep reading


6 of the Best Book Outlining Apps

It’s one thing to want to write a nonfiction book. It’s another to actually do it. A good starting point is to write a book outline, which can help you clarify your message and key points, and structure your arguments in a persuasive and digestible way. Nowadays there are plenty of accessible digital programs to make the outlining process quicker and more efficient.

Here are six top options to help you set your book up for success.

For brainstorming: MindMeister

If you’re a visual thinker, MindMeister... keep reading


LifeTree Media to Publish Self-Help Book from Certified Coach Melinda Harrison

We’re delighted to share that LifeTree Media is publishing certified coach and former Olympian Melinda Harrison’s first book. It is scheduled to be released under LifeTree’s Best Book program on April 21, 2020.

After the death of a friend and fellow Olympic athlete, Melinda Harrison felt deeply moved to examine the difficulties faced by many high-performers after reaching what seemed to be the height of their careers or lives. Focusing the lens on elite athletes in particul... keep reading


[Q&A] Author Keri Ohlrich Shares the Business Benefits of Writing a Book

Keri Ohlrich is the CEO and co-founder of HR consulting business Abbracci Group. Her book The Way of the HR Warrior, co-written with Monica Frede, was published in September 2018. Hear her speak at our inspiring nonfiction publishing session in Los Angeles on May 28.

HR is a loaded issue in business these days. What gap in the business leadership genre were you looking to address with ... keep reading


LifeTree Media to Publish First Business Book from CEO Seth Earley

We’re pleased to announce that LifeTree Media is publishing CEO Seth Earley’s first business book The AI-Powered Enterprise. It is scheduled to be released under LifeTree’s Best Book program on February 25, 2020.

When the Web came along in the mid-90s, it transformed the behavior of customers and remade whole industries. Now, as part of its promise to bring revolutionary change in untold ways to human activity, artificial intelligence—AI—is about... keep reading


LifeTree Media to Publish Book of Advice for Parents of Teen Girls, from Author Lindsay Sealey

It’s our joy to announce a new book: LifeTree Media is publishing Lindsay Sealey’s second book. A follow-up to the award-winning Growing Strong Girls, the book is scheduled to be released in paperback and ebook editions on January 10, 2020.

Sealey’s second book focuses on the teen years of a girl’s life. As girls enter adolescence, they must navigate new opportuniti... keep reading


LifeTree Media to Publish New Parenting Book From Bestselling Author Dr. Vanessa Lapointe

We’re excited to share the news! LifeTree Media is publishing Dr. Vanessa Lapointe’s second book, Parenting Right From the Start: Laying a Healthy Foundation in the Baby and Toddler Years. A follow-up to the bestselling Discipline Without Damage, the book is scheduled to be released on May 18, 2019.

The baby and toddler years are the most important period for any chi... keep reading