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Sophfronia Scott is a professional writer, published author and coach who teaches principles of effective writing and marketing of books as well as passing on the inspiration to tackle and achieve big goals such as publishing a book.


Sophfronia’s presentations are known for their high impact, mind-blowing quality that motivates audiences to take immediate action on their creative projects.


Sophfronia also has a wealth of experience and fun anecdotes to share from her days as a writer and editor for Time and People magazines. Audiences will enjoy her intimate personality and approachability and take away plenty of ideas for practical application of new writing, publishing and marketing strategies.

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Select from Sophfronia’s most popular topics:

“Doing Business By the Book”


Publishing your own book creates tons of opportunities: more speaking engagements, more publicity, more clients, more business. Unfortunately many speakers, entrepreneurs, executives and coaches lack the time (and sometimes talent) to create this crucial product that could skyrocket their business. Plus the publishing business can be a confusing maze and many aspiring authors don’t know how to begin.

Sophfronia will show you exactly how to get your book out of your head and in front of your audience. She will take you step-by-step through the planning, creating, selling and promoting of your book with fast and satisfying results.

In this presentation you will learn:

  • How to build a book so solid that readers can’t put it down!
  • How to make your book the ultimate lead generation tool.
  • What to do to establish your authority.
  • How to get your book into stores and on Amazon.com.
  • How to create a killer marketing plan to ensure your book’s success.
  • The secret to getting a manuscript completed in half the time!
  • The one piece of paper that will make you an IRRESISTIBLE interview subject for the media.
“What I Can Do for You and What You Can Do For Me”: Networking for Writers
You can attend tons of writer’s conferences and networking events, but how turn these events into fruitful gatherings where you’ve made great and lasting contacts? How do you come away with something more substantial than a stack of business cards? Sophfronia will show you how.

In this presentation you will learn:

  • How to effectively communicate who you are and what you want.
  • The makings of an effective two-way conversation.
  • What is productive networking.
  • The 3 best ways to maintain your new connections.
  • When to ask for what you want—and how to get it!.
“Who’s Gonna Buy My Book? Your Target Market and How To Reach Them”
Having a list is a goldmine, both for selling your book and for getting your book noticed by a publisher. These days if you can prove that you come to the table with a huge audience, a big advance may follow. But how do you get such a list? And how to you build it into a ready audience for your book? Sophfronia will teach you how to go from seed to harvest as you grow your group.

In this presentation you will learn:

  • The basics of starting a list.
  • What NOT to do to grow your list.
  • How to work on your list wherever you go and whatever you do.
  • How to decide who your target market is.
  • The best ways to find your market so they can buy your book.
  • How to generate excitement so your market is always waiting for what you’ll do next!
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