Ep. 472: Using the Power of Crowdfunding to Make Your Business a Reality

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James Haight knows crowdfunding and fiction writing, hear more about both on The Nice Guys today.


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Show Notes by Show Producer: Anna Nygren

From principal analyst to writing a novel while being in grad school, James Haight makes his own path and doesn't miss a step. In this episode, Jimmy gives us the scoop on the challenge that is crowdfunding and what tools he used to make his novel a reality. Not only will you be left on the edge of your seat but you may end the show with a new business idea, courtesy of the author himself.


The Crazy Author Journey

  • Sneak preview into Jimmy’s book: a story about an idealistic investigative journalist that tries to expose a political system that’s fundamentally corrupt
  • Crowdfunding is a challenge but Jimmy used Publishizer to his advantage
  • You, as a writer, are responsible for 100% of your sales
  • The underlying tool that helped Jimmy get sales is MailChimp
  • Jimmy thinks that there needs to be a crowdfunded investigative journalist company in real life

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