The Hill Team was fortunate to meet Brian Jud and have him endorse our book, Success, Your Path to a Successful Book. Brian always has great insight in a concise manner.

Market Planning is an excerpt from Jud’s e-booklet, Plan Your Work and Work Your Plan: 461 Tips for Profitable Marketing Planning.

“Some publishers erroneously believe that a business plan is only necessary when they are seeking funds from a bank. Bit it is the overall document that orchestrates your marketing plan, sales forecast and financial plan into one harmonious program.

Many writers are always surprised to know they need a marketing plan as well as financial information. We’ve said, ideally, marketing begins at inception or before. If you don’t know and research your market, why should a publisher or agent?


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