Go Ahead--Write A Book!

November 2003
Journal of Financial Planning;Nov2003, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p42
Academic Journal
The article gives pieces of advice for financial advisors to publish their own books and some prerequisites to writing a book. A financial advisor can self-publish. It is not a prestigious but it will build your business. A writer need to be a professional writer or journalist. A profound burning and passionate belief that you have a message that will benefit other people. An author must be able to differentiate a book from the many other books it will be competing against. Getting a new book published has been a very different experience.


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