yes answer should be awarded 10 points.
Excellent - You
possess traits and skills that are necessary to successfully publish your
own book. You may have a few areas that require immediate attention to
achieve your goal. You can also seek a professional for help with your
Fair - You
can successfully publish your book, however, you have several areas that
need development to achieve your project. You should seek guidance from
book professionals with your endeavor or enroll in courses to enhance
Tentative - You
have many limitations that could inhibit you from successfully publishing
your book. You should engage various book professionals for advice, such
as publicists, book consultants, editors, book cover and layout designers,
etc. Another option is secure a literary agent to pursue traditional publishing
instead of self-publishing your book.
50 or less
Reassess self-publishing your book - You
should seriously consider exploring other options for publishing your
book. Research and seek a literary agent for your book. If you insist
on self-publishing, prepare yourself to focus on specific areas for improvement
and work hard daily on your project. Each challenge you face will be an
opportunity to learn from professionals and improve your book. See it,
believe it and you can achieve it! This assessment will help you determine
whether self-publishing is right for you. If you decide to self-publish,
study books on writing, publishing, marketing, and promoting books. Mack
and Sara are consultants and the authors of How to Self-Publish
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