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The Author Training Manual by James Scott Bell, Nina Amir

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STEP #8: WEIGH WHETHER YOU ARE THE BEST PERSON TO WRITE THIS BOOK … NOW

Goal: Write an author bio, mission statement, and platform description, and evaluate if you are ready and qualified to write your book or if you need more qualifications or expert status or platform.

Who Are You?

1. Question: Why are you the best person to write this book?

2. Question: What makes you the expert on your topic? Your answer can be used to help craft your author bio.

3. Exercise: Write a third-person bio about yourself. Include all the pertinent information that highlights your qualifications and expertise. Include your most important or relevant credentials first and all other details in descending order of importance. Be sure to include your:

•  education

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