003: Jim Kukral


Jim’s a bit like a Swiss army knife when it comes to his many talents. He’s consistently recognized as one of the Internet’s top small business influencers. And he’s also the inspiration behind digitalbooklaunch.com, a website designed to help writers and authors navigate and succeed in the online publishing world.

Jim has also traveled both the traditional and self-publishing routes and currently serves as a Program Faculty Member for the University of San Francisco’s Internet Marketing Program. He’s authored 8 books and his TedTalk on happiness is a must watch video. Really. 


4 Great Reasons to Listen to Jim 

1. Discover who’s his biggest inspiration

2. How he handles criticism

3. Why he always starts his books with a cover and a title

4. Why you need your books formatted for mobile

Episode Resource(s) 

13 Reasons You’re Not As Successful As You Should Be  

Digital Book Launch 

Speaking at TedX 

Chris Brogan 

Episode Sponsor(s) 

Author Marketing Club

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Question of the Day: What about you? Do you start your book with a cover, or is that the last thing you think about?  

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What we love about Jim...

"Jim’s business success spans several industries, including internet marketing and book publishing. His sage advise to approach work with both authenticity and happiness is powerful. He practices what he preaches."

Debbie and Ron Tracy :: A Couple of Writers :: www.acoupleofwriters.com