Writing & Publishing Your Book - NSA-CT 4/23/13 Meeting

Writing and Getting Your Book Published

National Speakers Association
CT Chapter Meeting
Tuesday, April 23, 20136-9 PM

Do you have a book inside you?
Want to share an informative or inspirational message to the world?
It’s time to get it written and get it published!

Don’t miss this meeting with our featured Panel of Experts: Randye Kaye, Wally Hauck, & Millie Calesky

Randye Kaye, Actress, voice talent, speaker, author
Randye’s book, Ben Behind His Voices: One Family’s Journey from the Chaos of Schizophrenia to Hope was published a year ago by Rowman and Littlefield. It's a page-turning narrative of one family's challenging experience when their firstborn is gradually struck down by schizophrenia - and how they learned to love and support him throughout his eventual steps to recovery. This "memoir that reads like a riveting novel" (Connecticut Post), called a "must-read" by Publishers' Weekly, will inspire and educate any family going through hard times, especially coping with mental illness in a loved one

Wally Hauck, Speaker, Author, Past President NSA-CT
Wally Hauck, PhD has a cure for the "deadly disease" known as the typical performance appraisal.  For 16 years his consulting firm, Optimum Leadership, has consulted with dozens of organizations and coached hundreds of individuals in improving leadership skills, employee engagement, and performance.  Wally's book explains a new leadership paradigm that can help organizations to make the shift they need to make to improve employee engagement. Kirkus reviews described “The Art ofLeading: 3 Principles for Predicable Performance Improvement” as an “engaging, accessible book that challenges the standard paradigm of employee evaluation by performance review by suggesting the system in which the employee works, rather than the employee, must change…. A holistic, well-organized and groundbreaking guide for managers in the information age.”

Wally’s new book The Art of Leading: 3 Principles for Predictable Performance Improvement is now available:
Wally’s Book Unleash Employee Engagement: 7 Initial Conditions for Outstanding Results is now available

Millie Calesky, Personal and Professioal Coach, Speaker, Trainer & Writer
Do you want to move forward, take risks, set higher goals, and achieve more? Whether you -- or your work team -- need coaching, or a motivational speaker and trainer, Millie Calesky will help you work through the challenges facing your professional life to achieve the success that is within you. hrough her unique and personal approach, Millie helps you appreciate your strengths and wisdom. As a gifted coach, Millie provides structure, guidance, and encouragement so you can achieve your goals.

As a motivational speaker and trainer, Millie Calesky addresses audiences in an upbeat, dynamic, and personal way on subjects ranging from self-development and thriving in the midst of transition to attaining professional success.  As a writer, she specializes in topics concerning personal and professional development, health and wellness, self-acknowledgment and self-care.

LISA LELAS - Panel Moderator - Speaker / Author / President NSA-CT
Lisa Lelas is a well-known Lifestyle Coach, Author, & Speaker on the subject of Organizing Time, Space & Goals. Dubbed "The Bucket List Coach", Lisa will inspire you to follow your dreams by using basic tips from The Law of Attraction and creating an organized life plan. Lisa has been featured several times on The Oprah Winfrey Show, as well as The Today Show, NBC network news, Extra, etc. Her regular appearances on talk radio and her weekly newspaper column, "Life Styling" add to her popularity throughout the northeast.

Her first book, "Simple Steps: 10 Weeks to Getting Control of Your Life" (NAL/Penquin Books, NY) reached several bestseller lists and has sold over 100,000 copies, and the Audio-book version was ranked #1 best-selling audio book in the country for self-help genre, summer 2005. Her latest book, “Organizing A to Z: A Children’s Organizing Alphabet” is the country’s first children’s picture book on the subject of organizing.

Meeting Info
National Speakers Association - CT chapter - Meeting
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
6-9 PM

Hilton Garden Inn
25 Old Stratford Road
Shelton CT 06484

Free to Members/Associates
$30.00 for Guests

For more information or to register, visit http://nsact.org/meetinginfo.php?id=41&ts=1364060071