Archive for the ‘Book Experience’ Category

LinkedIn Book May Become A Best Seller

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

I'm not sure what the real definition of "best seller" is, but maybe we are on our way? I got an e-mail from Mitchell Levy, my publisher, a few weeks ago, saying we hit a new record. Check this out: That's pretty cool! What that means is that during ...

Breaking News – No More Personal Plus Upgrade

Monday, March 10th, 2008

Is this breaking news, or "broken news?" In the book I recommended the $60/year upgrade for those who needed to upgrade... but apparently the offer is off the table.   I've found out from the MyLinkedInPowerForum group that the link doesn't work anymore.  Actually, I kind of noticed when I was ...

It's Becoming A Top Selling Book! Thank YOU!

Thursday, January 31st, 2008

as 12:21 MST I got the following e-mail from Mitchell, my publisher: I was on a webinar, so it took me a while to go check, and by then we dropped a bit, but still, this is really cool: These numbers bounce around hourly, so maybe tomorrow it will be in the ...

This Stuff Really Works (but keep it in perspective)

Tuesday, December 18th, 2007

One of my favorite people I've met this year is Murray Mann, who is a leading expert on diversity issues in the workforce and coauthor of The Complete Job Search Guide for Latinos. Murray read my book and sent me the following message: Like many people, I had accepted an invitation ...

The LinkedIn Book Ships on Monday!

Saturday, September 22nd, 2007

Monday, September 24th, is the official ship date of I'm on LinkedIn -- Now What??? (just between you and me, some people may have already received their book :)) If you have read the book please leave a review on the page, thank you!

Blog endorsements for I'm on LinkedIn — Now What???

Wednesday, September 12th, 2007

The following bloggers have written about the book (this is borrowed from my JibberJobber blog): The Ash Buckles Blog. Even though I’m good friends with Ash Buckles, he is still “very impressed overall.” And you know how hard it is to keep your friends impressed! Here’s Ash’s post on my book. Chris ...

Book Status

Saturday, September 8th, 2007

This week the people that have pre-ordered the eBook had a nice surprise - they got it in their e-mail!  That's right - the layout process is done.  I spent Friday and Saturday last week going through the final version to look for errors.  I wasn't supposed to find any ...

Layout editing in progress!

Thursday, August 23rd, 2007

I just found out the book is in layout editing.  This means that the copy editing is done for this first edition, and soon the ebook will be available.  I'm told it will be done with copy editing on Friday, August 31, so I'm guessing the ebook will be shipping ...

Copy editing done

Saturday, August 18th, 2007

Today I sent the last stuff from my list to my publisher and executive editor, and I think the book is going to the layout editor.  From what I understand you'll be able to get an ebook in about a week.  We're still shooting for hard copies to be ready ...