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Equipped (My newest devotional book) is Live!

By Ruth L Snyder / November 6, 2018 /

It’s finally here—launch day! I started working on this project in August 2017 and have experienced many ups and downs. Today I am able to share my labour with you. Equipped: Ephesians 6 Devotionals to Empower and Make You Victorious in Everyday Struggles is FREE on Amazon today (November 6) and tomorrow. Is spiritual warfare…

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A Lesson on Branding

By Ruth L Snyder / June 1, 2017 /

[tweet_box design=”default” float=”none”]Today I had the opportunity to speak with Brian Halley from Right Think,  a #branding company that works with small businesses. #marketing #authors[/tweet_box] Questions to think about What is branding? This is the definition given in a video he sent me after the call: “Brand is the promise, the big idea and expectations…

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A First-Aid Kit for your Marriage

By Ruth L Snyder / February 16, 2017 /

Today I would like to share some tips that my husband, Kendall, and I are working on putting into practice in our marriage. Perhaps you have a good relationship and these tips will make it even better. Or maybe your marriage is dying a slow death and your relationship needs a major overhaul. I highly…

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A mission statement is strategic in marketing your company. If someone asks, "What do you?" do you have a concise, powerful answer?

Establishing and Marketing Your Company – 1001 Ways #2

By Ruth L Snyder / February 9, 2017 /

[tweet_box design=”default” float=”none”]A mission statement is strategic in marketing your company. If someone asks, “What do you?” do you have a concise, powerful answer? #marketing[/tweet_box] “Any institution worth its salt, any service worth its salt…ought to have a mission that’s brief, that says it all, and that everybody knows.” – Robert Coles, The Ongoing Journey…

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7 Days of Great Canadian Giveaways – Day 1

By Ruth L Snyder / February 5, 2017 /

I am excited to be a contributing author to the “7 Days of Great Canadian Giveaways,” taking place February 6 to 12, 2017. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to win an amazing prize package donated by outstanding Canadian Christian authors and recording artists. Please note that Canadian citizens living in Canada ONLY qualify…

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Birthday Bouquet – Haiku #1

By Ruth L Snyder / January 23, 2017 /

Blooms of gold, crimson; Invitation to rejoice – To celebrate life.   Purple, pink, and white Reminder to accept all- Good, bad, easy, hard.   Soon the blossoms fade, Along with youth’s errors, dreams. Memories remain.  

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Celebrate my Birthday!

By Ruth L Snyder / January 21, 2017 /

My brother spent several years in a country where they celebrate birthdays differently than we do in North America. The person who is having a birthday throws a party for his or her friends. I thought I would try that this year. [tweet_box design=”default” float=”none”]To celebrate my 50th birthday, I am inviting you to a…

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Diving into Marketing

By Ruth L Snyder / January 3, 2017 /

1001 Ways to Market Your Books by John Kremer has some great ideas. Twice a month I will be sharing some nuggets from the book. Let’s start with some fundamentals of marketing (covered in Chapter 1): If you want to sell books, you have to motivate readers to buy them. The two most important activities…

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Try out my 10-Day Social Media Challenge to build networks and increase engagement.

Day 2 – Automate & Systematize #10DaySMChallenge

By Ruth L Snyder / April 5, 2016 / Comments Off on Day 2 – Automate & Systematize #10DaySMChallenge

Welcome to Day 2 of our 10-Day Social Media Challenge! Please use #10DaySMChallenge when sharing on social media. Here is an overview of what we will be doing during this challenge: Day 1 – Get Ready! Day 2 – Automate & Systematize Day 3 – Hashtags Matter Day 4 – Events & Promotions Day 5…

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30 Day Vlogging Challenge

By Ruth L Snyder / April 1, 2016 / Comments Off on 30 Day Vlogging Challenge

I am entering a 30 day challenge that is really going to stretch me! [tweet_box design=”default” float=”none”]In April I’m going to try to video something every day. #VEDA #30DVC [/tweet_box]Here are the challenge instructions: Welcome! Ready, Set, Vlog!! We have a challenging 30 days ahead… But together we can succeed! Start filming April 1st! Rules:…

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