Technology has made it easier than ever to reach wider audiences no matter where they are in the world. All it takes is a little thinking outside the box and you can market a self-published book in creative ways, affordably and impactfully. This is where book tours come in: Tours are a great way to connect with your readers and technology has made them easier and cheaper than ever!
Author Earl Morrison, is taking his latest book Leadership Lessons Learned: Leading and Learning with Character — a Virtual Book Tour with Outskirts Press. What this means is that Earl will get his book into the far corners of the globe, all from the comfort of home! Keep an eye out for Earl’s book as he will be featured on several blogs over the weeks and months ahead so keep your eyes peeled to learn more about him and his book.
Luckily for us, Earl was kind enough to answer a few questions as the tour was getting started so that we can give you a sneak peek into the mind of the creator of Leadership Lessons Learned: Leading and Learning with Character.
OP: Tell us a little bit about Leadership Lessons Learned- Leading and Learning with Character. What is it about?
Earl: This book is about the leadership lessons I have learned throughout my career and personal life. There have been many triumphs and struggles along the way.
OP: Why did you decide to write this story?
Earl: Leaders find themselves in difficult situations all the time. It is part of the job. I wanted to share with others how to best handle situations that come up in leadership positions. I designed this book to help others through some tough situations and decisions while learning along the way. This book is designed to help leaders be someone other people want to follow.
OP: How did you get your book published?
Earl: I went through Outskirts Press to publish my book.
OP: What types of readers would be interested in this story?
Earl: Anyone who is in a leadership position, whether you are the Chief of Police, head of an organization, business owner, pastor, teacher, anyone who leads others and wants to be the kind of leader that others want to follow, this book will benefit you and change you.
OP: What is special about your book?
Earl: Leading and Learning with Character is the core of who I am. I have poured my passion for leadership into my book. I am real and talk bluntly about my struggles and triumphs as I have learned how to Lead and Learn with Character.
OP: What differentiates it from other books in the same category?
Earl: This book not only teaches 15 important and life changing lessons, it includes key points and key questions at the end of each lesson for the readers to ask themselves. Along with these are also self-reflection questions and actions that will aid in the readers’ growth and leadership. Also included for those that want to take each of the lessons even further and use them in their personal life, there is an appendix at the end of the book with Bible scriptures and prayers that coincide with each lesson.
OP: Have you published any other books?
Earl: This is my first book to write and get published.
OP: Do you plan to publish more?
Earl: I plan to write and publish many more books.
OP: Thanks for your time, Earl! We look forward to learning more about you as you visit other bloggers!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Please visit the author’s website to learn more about him or to purchase the book directly from him: www.earlmorrison.com.
Earl Morrison has been a peace officer for seventeen-plus years in the state of Texas. During his career as a peace officer he has risen through the ranks and held several leadership positions, such as sergeant, lieutenant, and chief of police. Earl has a great passion for training and developing others and has been an instructor/trainer in those areas for the last twelve years. Earl has implemented several development and leadership programs to aid in the advancement of others throughout his career. In addition to this book on Leadership Lessons Learned, Earl has written several papers on Mentoring in Law Enforcement addressing the need to grow and develop others. Earl has also held several leadership positions in his private life within the church community as a men’s group leader and church elder and chairman of the board for a city’s employee credit union.
For more information or to contact the author, visit https://www.outskirtspress.com/leadershiplessonslearned
This author purchased the Virtual Book Tour marketing option, which allows self-publishing authors to connect with bloggers and harness the power of the blogosphere by taking their book on the “virtual road.” Learn more about this service by visiting your Publishing Center and reviewing the available marketing options.
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