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Writers Workshop and Expo

San Diego Campus

Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (PDT)

Writers Workshop and Expo

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Thriving in today’s economy requires mastering the tools you work with. Participate in complimentary workshops to give yourself a competitive edge.

 

The University of Phoenix San Diego Campus, along with Delta Mu Delta, will be hosting a Writers Workshop and Expo on Saturday, June 8th. This event will feature mini workshops on the business and craft of writing and local published writers who will be showcasing their work.

 

Saturday, June 8th

9am - 1pm

Stonecrest Campus

9645 Granite Ridge Drive

San Diego, CA 92123

Classrooms 106 & 107

 

Highlights Include:

  • 5 mini workshops about the business and craft of writing
  • Opportunity to purchase books from local authors
  • Learn inside tips on how writers create stories and publish their works
  • Interact with local writers as they showcase their work
  • Get inspired to write a book yourself

Guest will be able to attend any of the following breakout Workshops:

              I.        E-Publishing: Access for Authors
1. Evolution of e-publishing
2. Compare/contrast with traditional publishing
3. Value of e-publishing
4. What makes a great e-book
5. Formatting an e-book
6. Marketing for single/multiple channel platforms

 

            II.        Writing To Advance Your Career
1. Various options for publishing your work
2. Writing to enhance your professional reputation
3. Writing to better position yourself as an expert
4. Nuances of the publishing industry

           III.        Monetizing Your Writing Through Articles
1. Five "W's" of news writing
2. Difference between "hard" and "soft" news
3. Different forms of stories
4. Investigative journalism
5. Newsworthy vs. Evergreen
6. How to get started
7. Various templates

 

          IV.        Protecting Your Literary Rights Through Copyright
1. What copyright protects and does not protect
2. Why copyright
3. Who owns the copyright
4. How to register
5. Using copyright work of others
6. Penalties and damages with copyright infringement

 

            V.        Academic Publishing: What Is It All About and How Do I Get In On It?
1. What academic publishers are looking for and how to find them
2. How to monetize your work
3. The role of distribution
4. The role of promotion
5. The role of retailers
6.  How to get started

 

Have questions about Writers Workshop and Expo? Contact San Diego Campus

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San Diego Stonecrest Campus
9645 Granite Ridge Dr.
San Diego, CA 92123

Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (PDT)


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San Diego Campus

Whether you earn your degree online or in a classroom setting, you'll get the same benefits we offer all our students—a dedicated team of advisors, small classroom sizes and experienced instructors.  In addition to degree programs, many of our campus locations offer professional development workshops, tutoring, computer labs and other resources designed to give you the support you need to accomplish your academic goals.  Our accessible education has made it possible for nearly half a million working professionals to earn their degrees. Start investing in yourself. Visit one of our locations near you today.

Locations near you:

San Diego Campus
9645 Granite Ridge Dr.
Ste. 200
San Diego, CA 92123

Downtown San Diego Learning Center
1230 Columbia St., Ste. 870
San Diego, CA 92101

Kearny Mesa Learning Center
3870 Murphy Canyon Rd.
San Diego, CA 92123

Chula Vista Learning Center
2060 Otay Lakes Rd.,  Ste. 100
Chula Vista, CA 91915

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