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"Creating Socially Conscious Content Out Into the World: Wisdom from 16 Purpose-Driven Authors"


This week on The UpLevel Podcast, join Rachel and Christie as they reflect on the insightful interviews they conducted with 16 incredible authors in the recent Publishing Summit series. They dove into the heart of writing purpose-driven books, celebrate the wisdom shared by each guest, and discuss why getting socially conscious content out into the world is more important than ever.

Listen to the whole Publishing Summit series and get inspired by each author as they bring their unique story of transformation, healing through storytelling, strategies against writer's block, and marketing maneuvers that actually work.

At UpLevel, we hope we empower more individuals to bring their voices into the world because we believe everyone has a story worth telling; let us help you share yours.

Here's the lineup:

  • "How to Birth Your Socially Conscious Children's Book" with Christie Mann

  • "Evolving Masculinity: How Embracing Vulnerability Can Lead to Personal and Professional Growth" with Christopher Veal

  • "Unleashing Your Inner Rockstar: Building an Empire Through Your Book" with Megan Jo Wilson

  • Branding and PR for Authors with Chrissy Bernal

  • "Turning Pain into a Powerful Message" with Sabriah Reese

  • "Unleashing Poetry in a Pandemic" with Abigail Prout

  • "Crafting Your Story and Sharing It With Ease" with Gail Barker

  • "Making Book Magic" with Kelley Knight

  • "Harnessing the Power of Mindfulness and Intention" with Adam Taubenfligel

  • "From Layoffs to Leadership: Cultivating Confidence and Collaborative Success" with Michelle Mehta

  • "Speak Up Culture: When Leaders Truly Listen, People Step Up:" with Stephen Shedletzky

  • "Unveiling Strength: A Journey from Caregiver to Author" with Lynn Abaté-Johnson

  • "The Power of Purpose: Inspiring Socially Conscious Content for Business Success" with Afdhel Aziz

  • "The Journey of Co-Creating and Birthing A Children's Book: Lessons in Representation, Grief, and Being the Bridge" with Rachel Baldi

In this Episode:

  • Gratitude and acknowledgment of the time and wisdom shared by guests.

  • The importance of showcasing a wide range of human experiences through literature to foster a sense of belonging.

  • Insight into different publishing paths, from self-publishing to traditional routes, highlighting both struggles and triumphs.

  • Authors share how writing served as a transformative healing process for them personally.

  • Discussion on how books can enhance business credibility and become an integral part of one’s professional ecosystem.

  • The role that empathetic and understanding narratives play in shaping society during tumultuous times.

Order of Topics:

  • Gratitude and Acknowledgment

  • Diversity and Representation

  • Insight into Author’s Journey

  • Healing Through Writing

  • Business Impact

  • Social Consciousness

If you want to get a jumpstart on learning more about publishing your own socially-conscious books, download our free Publishing Checklist.

About UpLevel Productions: Founded by Christie Mann, MA, CPCC, PCC, and Rachel Baldi, CPCC, PCC, UpLevel creates, produces, and delivers Transformative Experiences, Workshops, Training, Events + Media that develop leaders who make our world a healthier, more alive, and connected place to be. As Associate CTI Faculty Partners, UpLevel is licensed to sell, produce and deliver Co-Active coach training and leadership development programs around the world to support the transformational growth of individuals and culture inside the workplace and organization. Instagram @uplevelproductions Facebook & LinkedIn @uplevelproductionscompany

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