top of page
ArtOrig300.png
ONLINE CLASSES

Use a credit/debit card, Apple Pay/Wallet, Zelle or PayPal

Learn with Dawn
4x6_WRITERS_PREP_HANDBOOK WITH LOGO.jpg
what is breaking.jpg

Click the book cover to sign up for the course

Course Description

You want to write a book, but you don't know the first thing about getting started. Will it cost you money to create a book? How should you begin? Maybe you're not that computer savvy. 

This course helps you get everything organized so when you sit down in front of that computer you will not be intimidated by the setup and mechanics of getting started. 

You will be able to dive into writing your book content and, you will make great progress as you challenge yourself to write more and more each time you sit down at your computer.

The great thing is, you will learn some neat tips and tricks along the way to make your book dream come true.

Be sure to download the free documents, including the 5-page checklist, and the 35-page study guide.

 

Some of the things you will learn are:

  • Why you should test the waters with an eBook

  • Organize your new writing business

  • Make project folders and subfolders

  • Protect your work and your computer equipment

  • Research characters’ professions

  • Know your locations

  • Setting up your working file 

  • Learn and use Styles

  • Don't do that manually!

  • Where is that thing?

  • Critique Groups

What are the requirements?

 

First and foremost, you should have the desire to write a book.

While you can use a pen and paper, it is highly advisable to use a computer with a word processing program because writing the book is only the first part of your journey.

What am I going to accomplish from this course?

 

This course will prepare you so you can sit down and begin the organization of your book and start writing. Unlimited number of times you can take this course.

Who is the target audience?

 

This course is for:

  • Those who have an idea for a book.

  • Anyone who has written a book but felt it was just a glob of words.

  • Someone who has written a book and needs a refresher course.

What do I get with this course?

Here's what you get when you sign up for this course:

  • Private Members Area

  • PowerPoint lessons with Audio

  • A study guide with all screens

  • A PDF of the original paperback book

  • The EPUB version of the book

  • A HUGE audio file to listen while you couch surf or drive to work

  • A 4-page checklist

  • Downloads for fiction writers

    • Cast of Characters​

    • Family Tree drawing

    • Page Count / Tracking Chart

 

Now, scroll up and click the book cover to sign up for the course

Course Description

Having a good command of MS Word is a prized skill. You are going to learn how to use Styles to transform documents. Styles are the core of using Word fully and properly.

With a little practice, you will be able to format titles, paragraphs, bullets and a lot of other things. I’ll show you how to generate a table of contents from your headings, how to create a new style from scratch, and even how to create a template. You will also learn how important the pilcrow mark plays in your quest for perfect documentation.

All of these things will help you in your day job, your organization, or may even help you get a better job.

Here’s what you’ll learn

How to use Styles to:

• Format Titles and Section Titles

• Format Paragraphs and Bullets

• Automate First Line Indents so you never have to Tab over

• Set up Spacing before and after Lists

• Automatically generate a Table of Contents

• Create a New Style from scratch

• Create a Template

• Why you should love the Pilcrow mark

Course includes 

Here's what you get when you sign up for this course:

  • Private Members Area

  • PowerPoint lessons with Audio

  • A study guide with all screens

  • A PDF of the original paperback book

  • The EPUB version of the book

  • A HUGE audio file to listen while you couch surf or drive to work

  • Practice document

  • Study guide with course screenshots

  • Unlimited number of times you can take this course

Now, scroll up and click the book cover to sign up for the course

Reviews

As a retired teacher, I was impressed on Dawn’s teaching style on her videos of “How to Format Word Docs Like a Pro”. As a beginning writer, I found it very easy to learn the ways of writing, thanks to Dawn.

She ran her tutorials like she was in the classroom. She would state the objective of the lesson. Then taught the objective through her easy-to-follow visuals of different types of writing. Then she would take the objective a step farther by explaining why things go wrong and the reasons for the mistakes. Dawn shows you the potholes of writing without falling into them.

Her patience along with her ability to communicate her points of instruction was never confusing or talking over my head. Her tutorials gave me confidence that I can overcome the most basic fears of writing.

I strongly recommend this class for all writers who seek out the proper way of getting their work out there.

Richard P. Stone

Author, Survivors of the Mutant Dawn series

 

Format Like a Pro works as a prepper for the novice and a refresher for the pro tasked with documentation presentation. For the beginner, Dawn highlights the basics in an easy “step-by-step” approach.

For the professional, Dawn provides a refresher and spotlights the key tools for keeping your document legal and standardized for the global market.

Andrea Macejak

Technical Editor/Educator

Coming Soon

When you’re drowning in debt and can’t see how you can turn things around, it’s time to examine what’s really going on in your life. Not all budgets are created equal. Many only hit the top common living expenses.

What’s Breaking Your Budget dives deep into your habits. Things you may not want to admit to that are really breaking you down and making a mess of your life. This course will thoroughly help you explore all outgoing cash in all forms, many of which you don’t even consider as an expense until the money’s gone.

You will learn how to create a true budget from the work you will be guided through in the book. Once you complete the process, you will be able to breathe easier and begin to eliminate your debt once and for all.

 

Once you purchase the course you will have access to the free downloads.

Reviews

I wish more of my clients were using Dawn’s online course, What’s Breaking Your Budget. This is a great tool for truly discovering where your money is going, and then gives you a plan for getting out of debt permanently. I heartily recommend this course!

Michelle DeLaBarre

Bookkeeping + Solutions

http://www.bookkeepingplussolutions.com/

Ask about our group rates for your organization

bottom of page