Conference talks

Looking at Writing Book Blurbs and How that can Help Conference Speakers

An Overview to Creating Abstracts that Make Your Talk Sound Awesome

I read a book recently (well, last night, really) that helped me to think about creating conference talks and the abstracts speakers have to craft when they submit their talks to CFPs. The book is "5 Steps to Better Blurbs: Crafting Dynamic Descriptions that Sell" by Julie C. Gilbert. Julie is an author of science fiction and Christian books and freelances with other authors to help them write the blurbs on the back of the printed books and the descriptions for ebooks. She wrote the book to help other authors write book blurbs better, reach more audiences, and finally sell more books.