Self-Publishing education and support Services

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We provide authors and aspiring authors with the education, assistance and support they need to publish and brand their book.

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About TKI Publishing

Achieve Your Publishing Goals Today

Willie and Rachel G. Scott are the founders of TKI Publishing, LLC. With Rachel’s MBA, BS, and Willie’s 20 years of experience in Graphic Design and Project Management they provide a combined 25+ years of design and self-publishing experience. They value every client and project they have the honor to manage, as well as, every book they have the privilege to help create. They have self-published several inspirational resources through their publishing company, as well as, created a solid brand with several businesses, in which one in particular was assumed to be a franchise. With an evident zeal and passion for helping others and an eye for excellence, Willie and Rachel are always excited to work with clients and help them go from idea to production, with the ultimate goal in mind; Leaving a Legacy for their families.

Testimonials

This workshop was VERY HELPFUL. Packed with detailed information on the topic. The presenters were VERY PREPARED and ORGANIZED. Information was easy to understand and covered all the important facts I needed to know. Excellent workshop!

Sue

Workshop Attendee

This was a very informative workshop. I LEARNED A LOT! The trainers are very knowledgeable in their craft. I loved how the they worked together and how THEY EXPLAINED IN GREAT DETAIL.

Salina

Workshop Attendee

This workshop was wonderful. It was organized well. VERY INFORMATIVE! I was able to get information on how to create a manuscript to getting my work published. I enjoyed that you shared your experiences and steps you went through to publish your works. IT WAS VERY VALUABLE! Great job sharing your rights and wrongs, very enlightening!

Nichele

Workshop Attendee

Self-Publishing Workshops

What We Can Help You With

We have several workshops that are designed to help any author, writer, or individual on their journey of publishing.

Blueprint for Self-Publishing Books - 4 hours

In this workshop we will share our step-by-step publishing process with aspiring authors or those desiring to develop their own publishing company. From the brainstorming phase to the printing, we will share detailed information about the self-publishing process. The goal of this workshop is to equip authors with the knowledge, resources, and information they will need to get started and to complete a written manuscript.

A Book & A Brand - 2 hours

What happens after the book is published? Great question! In “A Book & A Brand” workshop, we will share how to create a brand that people will remember. As we share insight and wisdom from our own experience, we will provide practical tools to help you develop a strong brand from your book to increase your marketing ability.

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Legacy Letters - 2 hours

In this workshop, we will speak to authors and aspiring authors about the importance, the implications, and the impact of their written work. In the end, they will be encouraged, no matter what age they are, to write with legacy in mind

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Life Scripts - 6 hours

Do you have a passion for script writing, fiction writing, or creative writing. Then you will not want to miss the Life Scripts Workshop. In a fun and engaging atmosphere, we will walk you through the process of writing almost any kind of fiction by using everyday life experiences and characters.

 

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Distribution & Printing 101 - 2 hours

In this session you will learn some important information that can be extremely helpful in printing and distributing your book. You will find answers to questions such as:

  • What is Distribution?
  • What size should my book be?
  • What do I need to know to prepare for printing?
  • What if I want to do an E-Book?
  • Why is this an important part of my publishing process?
  • How do I setup my account, and determine my book price?
  • And much more

So, if you are already past the manuscript phase and want to get a jump-start on knowing what’s next regarding this process of selling your book, or if you desire us to walk through the process with you, this session is for you.

protecting your work - 2 hours

In this session you will learn some basic but essential information that can be helpful during the process of preparing your book for sale online or in the bookstores. You will find answers to questions such as:

  • What is an ISBN and Barcode?
  • What is Library of Congress Number (LCCN) and a Preassigned Control Number (PCN)?
  • What is Copyright and do I need to copyright my work?
  • How do I setup my account, purchase my ISBN/Barcode and connect them?
  • What is the cost for each of these?
  • And much more.

So, if you are already past the manuscript phase and want to get a jump-start on knowing what’s next regarding this process of selling your book, or if you desire us to walk through the process with you, this session is for you.

fINISHING THE BOOK WORKSHOP - 6 hour (Computer Lab required)

Many authors are ready to move forward with their book but become stuck when trying to navigate the final phase which we consider to be ISBN/Barcode, Library of Congress and uploading to distribution companies. In this hands on workshop we will walk authors through the process of:

  • Setting up with various Publishing Accounts (IngramSpark, KDP Print, Library of Congress, etc.)
  • Setting up your Copyright Account, uploading and submitting your files
  • And much more

For more information contact us here. 

speaking to sell - 4 hours (Interactive and Lecture)

Often times people want to hear what you have to say before they want you read what you wrote. No matter what style of writing you create, there is a story behind it and it is your job to captivate your audience with each encounter. Learn some tools to help you do this well for speaking engagements, interviews and more. This is an interactive workshop intended to help you prepare to deliver your message through speaking platforms.This workshop will address:

  • How to share just enough information to spark interest in your book and providing a call to potentially action to increase book sales.
  • How to expand on segments of the book to have a solid and concise interview or speech.
  • What is needed to prepare for interviews and speaking opportunities.
  • And much more

For more information contact us here. 

Upcoming Events

A BOOK AND A BRAND:

Geauga County Public Library | 110 East Park Street, Chardon, OH 44024 | (440) 285-7601

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

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Previous Events

A BOOK AND A BRAND:

Avon Lake Public Library | 32649 Electric Blvd. Avon Lake, OH 44012 | (440) 933-8128

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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Legacy Letters:

Avon Lake Public Library | 32649 Electric Blvd. Avon Lake, OH 44012 | (440) 933-8128

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 | 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

BLUEPRINT FOR SELF-PUBLISHING BOOKS

Twinsburg Public Library | 10050 Ravenna Rd. Twinsburg, OH 44087 | (330) 425-4268

Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

INDIE AUTHOR CONFERENCE & SHOWCASE

Parma-Snow Branch of Cuyahoga County Library | 2121 Snow Rd, Parma, OH 44134(216) 661-4240

Saturday, October 12, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Blueprint for Self-publishing Books

Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library | 3512 Darrow Road, Stow, OH 44224 | (330) 688-3295

Monday, September 30, 2019 | 4 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Legacy Letters

Grafton-Midview Public Library | 983 Main St, Grafton, OH 44044 | (440) 926-3317

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 | 6 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

A Book and A Brand

Morley Public Library | 184 Phelps St, Painsville, OH 44077 | (440) 352-3383

Saturday, May 11, 2019 | 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Legacy Letters

Twinsburg Public Library | 10050 Ravenna Rd. Twinsburg, OH 44087 | (330) 425-4268

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 | 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

A Book and A Brand

Willoughby Public Library | 30 E Spaulding St, Willoughby, OH 44094 } (440) 942-3362

Saturday, February 16, 2019 | 10 am – 12:30 pm

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Marketing and Branding Your Inspirational Book

South Euclid Branch Cuyahoga County Library | 1876 S Green Rd, South Euclid, OH 44121

March 9, 2019 | 10 am – 12pm

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Legacy Letters

Willoughby Public Library | 30 E Spaulding St, Willoughby, OH 44094 | (440) 942-3362

Saturday, March 16, 2019 | 10 am – 12:30 pm

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Blue-print for Self-Publishing Books:

Willoughby Public Library | 30 E Spaulding St, Willoughby, OH 44094 | (440) 942-3362

Saturday, April 13, 2019 | TBA

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Blue-print for Self-Publishing Books:

Nordonia Hills Public Library | 9458 Olde 8 Rd, Northfield, OH 44067 | (330) 467-8595

Saturday, April 27, 2019 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. 

EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

“Striving for EXCELLENCE with every Mark!”

TKI Design and printing Services

Have Printing or Design Needs?

TKI Design and Printing, LLC. is a sister-company of TKI Publishing with a primary focus of meeting the design and printing needs of companies, organizations, and small business.

TKI Design & Printing offers innovative ideas on how to improve the visual communication of your business and brand as well as provide quality printed marketing material and office supplies. We believe that by producing timely, affordable and artistic work, we exemplify a standard of excellence that is fitting to any businesses objective.

As always our goal is to serve our clients in excellence while providing Quality Designs and Affordable Printing.

Amazing work! I love it! Thank you for your ATTENTIVENESS to the requests I presented! YOUR PROFESSIONALISM IS ADMIRABLE.

Crystal

Customer

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TKI Publishing
P.O. Box 18699
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

Email: contact@tkipublishing.com
Phone: 855.546.9282 EXT. 2