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About Courtney Kenney

I’m Courtney Kenney, author and book launch consultant. Like you, I’m on the author’s journey. My focus is to improve my craft, learn new marketing techniques, and sell more books as I grow my authorpreneur business. I want to share what I’ve learned to help you become a more productive and prosperous author.

The Life-Changing Magic of Goal Setting

By | February 7th, 2018|Categories: Writing|

When I start working with a new book launch client, the first conversation I have is about goal-setting. This leads to the ultimate question, “How many books do you want to sell?"   I learned early on in my project management career that if you don’t define your goals, and spell out exactly what success looks [...]

How Music Helps Your Writing

By | January 6th, 2018|Categories: Writing|

Looking for inspiration to dig deeper into your characters? Check out this advice from author Susan Winters: Sometimes in the process of telling a tale, it’s easy to lose sight of your characters. Particularly if you’re a task-oriented person like me who wants to keep the story moving. With my last title, Ladies Man, I easily [...]

18 Author Lessons for 2018

By | December 28th, 2017|Categories: Writing|

18 Author Lessons for a New Year: Living With Intention As you look ahead to a new year, do you take time to celebrate your accomplishments and lessons learned? Taking time to review and reflect on the prior year is an essential exercise for any creative entrepreneur who is looking to take things to the next [...]

How to Set Up a Goodreads Giveaway For Your Book

By | December 11th, 2017|Categories: Marketing|

Goodreads giveaways have been free, but will cost you starting in January 2018! Set up your giveaways before the price increase. Setup takes only a few minutes and helps with discoverability of your book. You pay for the cost of the books, as well as the shipping cost. I've created a 5-minute video to show you how easy [...]