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Articles by Jennifer Xue

Jennifer Xue is an award-winning e-book author with 2,500+ articles and 100+ e-books/reports published under her belt. She also taught 50+ college-level essay and paper writing classes. Her byline has appeared in Forbes, Fortune, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Business.com, Business2Community, Addicted2Success, Good Men Project, and others. Her blog is JenniferXue.com. Follow her on Twitter @jenxuewrites.

Getting Teams to Step Up

Getting Teams to Step Up

Many people are experts in their respective fields. However, they're weak in writing. Managers need to understand these weaknesses and help team members level up their writing game. This article shows you how.

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How to Write a Query Letter that Editors Can't Refuse

How to Write a Query Letter that Editors Can't Refuse

In this article, we'll discuss the differences between a query letter and a book proposal, the elements of successful query letters for both fiction and non-fiction manuscripts, and things not to include in a query letter.

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How to Write an Outstanding College Essay

How to Write an Outstanding College Essay

Want an A+ on your next college essay? We'll help you earn it with these tips.

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Why You Should Write and Produce Audiobooks Professionally

Why You Should Write and Produce Audiobooks Professionally

Audiobooks are growing rapidly as more and more people switch to listening to them. In this article, Jennifer Xue discusses how to write and publish your first audiobook.

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How to Write a Killer Book Proposal

How to Write a Killer Book Proposal

Your book proposal opens or closes the door to the publishing world. Thus, it's critical to get it right first time. In this article, we discuss how to write a compelling book proposal.

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Choosing the Type of Memoir to Write

Choosing the Type of Memoir to Write

A memoir consists of snapshots of the author's life. In this article, Jennifer Xue explains what the types of memoirs are and how to choose which one fits what you want to write.

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Will AI Replace Your Writing Job?

Will AI Replace Your Writing Job?

Artificial intelligence is coming to all kinds of industries. Is it coming to writing? Writer Jennifer Xue examines how this new technology might affect our craft.

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How to Recognize Pseudo-Science in References

How to Recognize Pseudo-Science in References

As a professional writer, understanding the validity of your references and spotting pseudo-science is key to the quality of your works, especially in non-fiction. Whether you write corporate blogs about what motivates people to keep their online habits or magazine articles on various lesser-known vocations, you'll need reliable references to back up your arguments.

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Grow Your Email List From Nothing

Grow Your Email List From Nothing

The more followers you have, the more likely your book is going to be successful. Here are tips for growing an email list from zero.

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Types of Writing Contracts and How to Approach Them

Types of Writing Contracts and How to Approach Them

Are you working as a writer? You'll need to become savvy at navigating and negotiating contracts. This article can help.

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How to Write a Non-Fiction Book in 30 Days

How to Write a Non-Fiction Book in 30 Days

Can you write (and publish) a non-fiction book in 30 days? We examine how.

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How to Write Inspirational Self-Help Stories

How to Write Inspirational Self-Help Stories

The self-help industry is a $10 billion market, which means that people around the world are striving hard to improve themselves. For authors, it's a huge market for creating information products, including but not limited to books and articles that cater to self-help consumers.

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An Author's Voice and How to Find It

An Author's Voice and How to Find It

Every writer has a "voice." It's a unique signature that combines the use of diction, punctuation, and syntax. Is this "voice" identical with writing style? How can a new writer cultivate his or her own unique voice? If you already have an author's voice, what can you do to polish it and take it to the next level? Read this article to find out!

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The Game Plan to Become a Best-Selling Self-Published Author

The Game Plan to Become a Best-Selling Self-Published Author

Today, anyone with a laptop can publish books. In this article, we'll discuss what you need to know about Amazon and what you can do to make your book stand out among millions of book titles. This is the ultimate game plan for self-published authors.

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How to Become an Instant Subject Matter Expert  

How to Become an Instant Subject Matter Expert  

Sometimes a corporate copywriter or a non-fiction freelance writer must write about subjects that they know little, or nothing, about. It may sound impossible, but it can and will be done. Here are 12 top tips to becoming a subject matter expert.

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