Self-publishing has become a popular option for both new and established authors, but it can still be a complicated road. During our conversation Jennifer Harshman gives advice to help authors navigate the complexities of the publishing process from outlining and editing to deciding between traditional publishing and self-publishing.

Jennifer Harshman is the founder of Harshman Services, an agency that provides editing and self-publishing services to writers. Jennifer coaches and consults with subject-matter experts, communicators and other leaders, entrepreneurs, authors, and publishers so they can get helpful writing out into the world where it can do more good. Jennifer began editing professionally in 1992, has edited tens of thousands of pages, and now serves as a writing and publishing expert for publishers and independent authors alike.

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Philipp Lomboy

Philipp Lomboy is a Los Angeles-based writer covering business, leadership, and innovation. He is also a podcast host and author of the bestselling books "The 5-Star Formula" and "Bodybuilders in Tutus and 35 Other Obscure Business-Boosting Observations". His work has been seen on,, and