Archive for the Special Announcements Category


Publishing Expert to Launch Groundbreaking New Podcast

Book publishing expert Kristen Eckstein announced today that she will be launching the new Ultimate Book Coach Podcast in May 2013. “This podcast will be groundbreaking for aspiring authors and business owners who want to boost their credibility with a book,” Eckstein stated. She continued, “I’ll be letting secrets of the publishing industry out that […]

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“21 Ways” Series Founded by Kristen Eckstein Adds Three Titles in One Month

Founder of the “21 Ways” book series and author of three of the series’ titles, Kristen Eckstein, added three more books to the series this month. 21 Ways to Add $100,000 to Your Business by Dr. Linette Montae was the first release. The book guides readers through 21 different ways to add $100,000 to their businesses […]

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Eckstein Named Executive Director of Serventrepreneur Nonprofit

Serventrepreneur®, a not for profit organization, recently named publishing expert Kristen Eckstein as their Executive Director. The Serventrepreneur® Foundation is a 501-C3 public charity, non-profit organization with a family of growing ministry programs all driven by the same mission to “serve entrepreneurs” and to develop “servant entrepreneurs.” Stepping down from the position is Mary Elizabeth […]

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Eckstein to Appear on Small Business Branding Podcast

Lynette and Ken Chandler of SmallBusinessBranding.com interviewed Kristen Eckstein for their podcast that will air at a later date. On the podcast Lynette asked Eckstein questions about the writing process, her own personal experiences, and what types of publishing are available to authors with today’s technology. Eckstein shared her unique insights into the world of […]

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Ultimate Book Coach Website Earns TFOI Award

UltimateBookCoach.com, a blog and website all about independent publishing owned and operated by publishing expert Kristen Eckstein, received the People’s Choice Award in The Future Of Ink‘s Top 10 Self-Publishing Blogs contest. The Future of Ink is the authority site for online entrepreneurs who are looking for information about digital publishing. Their primary focus is […]

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Expert Book Coach Appears in Guy Kawasaki’s New Book: APE

December 10, 2012 – Released on Kindle today, APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur is the latest published work by Guy Kawasaki and Shawn Welch. Kristen Eckstein, The Ultimate Book Coach, was approached by Kawasaki to review the book before it would go into publication. Kawasaki says he was “blown away” by the number of comments, notations […]

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Book Coach Team Gains New Employee After Company Layoff

November 13, 2012 – Hard news hit Kristen Eckstein, The Ultimate Book Coach, today. But according to Eckstein the news wasn’t altogether unexpected. Eckstein’s husband, Joe Eckstein, was laid off his job and suddenly enveloped into working for their company, Imagine! Studios, LLC, parent company of The Ultimate Book Coach. “It’s been expected, as the […]

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Publishing Experts Kristen Eckstein and Faye Levow Team Up for “Candid Conversations”

On one of their normal mastermind calls, Kristen Eckstein and Faye Levow came up with the idea to team together and host free monthly calls for aspiring authors to be a “fly on the wall” and listen in as they share tips, brainstorms, ideas they’ve gathered in their travels and brainstorms. To stay structured, each […]

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Guy Kawasaki asks Book Publishing Expert Kristen Eckstein to Review New Book

Guy Kawasaki reached out to publishing industry expert Kristen Eckstein for advice regarding his up-and-coming book, APE: Author, Publisher Entrepreneur (working title). Eckstein worked on the book and returned it marked up with comments, corrections and suggestions for improvement. Kawasaki was floored, and said he had to push back his targeted release date for the […]

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Stephanie Frank, Bob Burg and Kristen Eckstein Co-Host Free Webinar

Kristen Eckstein and Bob Burg appeared as guest co-instructors on a webinar hosted by Accidental Millionaire author, Stephanie Frank on Thursday evening, August 23rd. During the webinar, Frank shared her biggest publishing mistakes, “the good, the bad and the really ugly” of book publishing. Burg spoke largely about his experience working with agents and traditional […]

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