Jennifer Vassel is the author and founder of “I Am Unique!” – a children’s book series and self-love brand aimed to inspire girls and women to rise above their insecurities and share their unique gifts with the world.
Jennifer’s interest in entrepreneurship piqued when she heard a life-changing sermon on New Year’s Eve 2012. In 2014, she published her debut book entitled, “My Channeled Energy” – a collection of poems and short stories written over a span of 20 years. It became an Amazon #1 Bestseller in two categories. Her main focus now is building the I Am Unique! brand.
In this episode, Jennifer shares how she turned an insecurity into a self love brand, her writing process and why you should share your story even if you’re afraid.
[6:27] – Why Jennifer decided to focus on teaching children self love vs. teaching adults
[9:56] – Jennifer’s writing process
[13:22] – How Jennifer selected an illustrator
[18:38] – Having creative control during the self-publishing process
[24:06] – How Jennifer markets herself
[29:48] – Advice for those who have a story to share, but are scared to put themselves out there
[31:18] – Challenges and keys to success
[36:54] – Pimp Your Brilliance Action Challenge: 3 things to do if you want to self-publish a book
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