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Mini-Quiz: Deciding to Start Publishing Business

by Ron Kurtus (22 February 2010)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. What is a major motivation in becoming a published author?

Guaranteed riches

Getting your ideas and book out in print

To get on the television talk shows

2. Why would you turn to self-publishing?

You cannot find a publisher interested in your book idea

To avoid any input from other people

You want to build a media empire

3. What if you have no desire in starting your own publishing business?

Then you should forget about getting your book published

You should think about some other profitable business to start

You can still pay for publishing services to get your book published

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Self-Publishing. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

Make a decision to move forward

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Mini-Quiz: Deciding to Start Self-Publishing Business

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