Looking to expand your practice? Wanting to help more people? 
Wishing to enhance your platform? Needing to increase revenue?

Join our Top Health Leaders team.

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Scope of project: Saundra Dalton-Smith, MD, and Jennifer Bright, with decades of publishing and health care experience, are creating a network of Top Health Leaders, gathering your wisdom into a new collaborative book—and offering you extensive media and speaking training and opportunities

Book specs: Full-color, 160-page paperback book—plus eBook and audiobook: Intentional Wellness:  Overcome Burnout, Relieve Stress, and Live a Healthy Life with Self-Care Tips from Top Health Leaders, featuring your chapter, photo, bio, and contact information in the book—and your photo on the back cover, promotional materials, and website. 

Book availability:Our book will be available on Amazon.com, in local stores, and to order at 39,000+ stores, libraries, and websites across the United States and 300+ other countries.

Benefits of collaborative author participation:  

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  • You’ll be a published author:Increasing your visibility, establishing you as an expert, raising your personal platform, growing your personal brand, and attracting new revenue streams, such as speaking engagements—getting you invited to more stages. 
  • You will be interviewed by our professional writer in a 30-40-minute phone interview, who will ghostwrite your chapter, which you will review and approve before publication. You also have the option of writing your own chapter, if you prefer.
  • By sharing your story, you can help many more people, far beyond your current circle of influence
  • You can introduce your company/brand/practice/business to a wider audience. Your bio and contact information will be in your chapter. 
  • Your chapter will help you share your story with prospective clients. When people are deciding with whom to do business, they choose people they know, like, and trust.
  • You’ll collaborate with and be associated with the other successful Top Health Leaders featured in the book and network with them in our Facebook community.
  • You’ll receive our Top Health Leader logo, to include on your website and social media. 
  • By working with our expert publishing team, you’ll learn all about the publishing process, including writing, editing, copyediting, cover designing, interior designing, and proofreading—however your time commitment will be minimal—less than2 hours!
  • We’ll include you in all of our book promotions, and we’ll feature you on our website and in our social media. 
  • You’ll receive bookmark, postcard, and flyer designs to print and share. 

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Levels of Participation: 

  • Bronze Level: Book Participation: $1495 
    • 25 professionally produced and printed books
    • Inclusion in all book promotion and media  
    • Promotional tools to print and share
  • Silver Level: Book Participation + Media Package: $2995
    • 25 books
    • Inclusion in all book promotion and media
    • Promotional tools to print and share 
    • Press kit, custom-built by an industry-leading publicist.
    • Valuable media list of 100+ producers, editors, and media personalities in your local market—including physical mailing addresses, email addresses, and social media handles
    • Proven e-mail pitching templates
    • Two hours of one-on-one consulting time with a stellar publicity team, which has led over 1,000 literary publicity campaigns, including 34 New York Times bestselling books
    • Access to an exclusive online forum/community where you’ll have access to webinars, Q&As and livestreams with leading media and publishing professionals
    • Exclusive email tips with news cycle insights, pitching tips/techniques
  • Silver Level: Book Participation + Speaker Package: $2995
    • 25 professionally produced and printed books
    • Inclusion in all book promotion and media
    • A done-with-you signature talk creation based on your area of expertise covered in the book
    • Customized email pitch to help you land both virtual and in-person paid speaking opportunities
    • Two hours of one-on-one consulting time with a professional speaker who has been on numerous stages and helped over 140 speakers launch their speaking career.
    • Referral opportunities for upcoming events in your area of expertise. You could earn back your full investment with 1-2 paid virtual speaking events.
  • Gold Level: Media + Speaker Package: $4495
    • All of the above!

The Process:

  • Present through December 2020: 
    • Submit your application for consideration.
    • You’re invited to participate.
    • We send you an agreement to sign.  A 50% deposit due to upon signing.
    • Our writer interviews you by phone for 30-45 minutes, you answer questions by email, or you write your own profile.
    • Your profile is edited and copyedited.
  • Before February 2021:
    • We send your profile to you to review—Remaining half of the participation fee is due by January 15, 2021.
    • We make your changes and design your profile in the book.
    • Media package recipients begin working with publicist to secure bookings.
  • Around April 2021: 
    • We send you the designed pages to review.
    • Speaker package recipients begin working with speaking coach to secure events.
  • Around June 2021
    • The book releases for sale on Amazon.
    • The book is available to order in 39,000+ stores, libraries, and websites nationwide and in 300+ other countries.
    • The book is printed.
  • Around July 2021:
    • You receive your printed copies to sell or gift.
    • You can buy additional copies to sell or gift. 

The Curators:

  • Saundra Dalton-Smith, MD: Best-selling author, TEDx speaker, and international mind-body-spirit expert featured numerous media outlets including Fast Company, Psychology Today, Redbook, and as a Good Housekeeping Top 100 Medical Expert.
  • Jennifer Bright: founder, Bright Communications, a woman- and veteran-owned custom publisher, with a team of 25+ former Rodale Press staff members