How We Work Now
About This Show
Julia Roy explores how successful creatives–in an age of distraction, interruption, and information overload–stay focused and ship meaningful work. It's an interview series broken down by season, with the first season focused exclusively on writers (including authors, journalists, copywriters, editors, agents and writing coaches). In Season One of the podcast, Julia Roy talks with successful writers about the workflows, habits and tools they use to do their best work.
Most Recent Episode
20: The Right Book Right Now with Scott Hoffman
6 days ago
Scott Hoffman is one of the founding partners of Folio Literary Management, a literary agency based in New York City. As a literary agent Scott serves as both a business manager and artistic advisor to authors. In this interview Scott talks about what it’s like be a literary agent, the things he looks for when considering a new author and his Market Author Promise framework that helps authors evaluate their book ideas. We also discuss why Scott created an online course to help authors called Right Book, Right Now. Head over to this episode's show notes page for a detailed list of topics we explored, key takeaways, relevant links and all the ways you can connect with Scott – http://workhacks.com/scotthoffman