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July 4th, 2024

From Writing to Publishing a Book – A Glimpse Behind the Scenes of Marcia’s Journey

  1. From Writing to Publishing a Book – A Glimpse Behind the Scenes of Marcia’s Journey 8:45

Have you ever wondered what it takes to bring a book to life, especially one centered around the dynamic world of entrepreneurship?

This episode of The Angel Next Door podcast is a special edition of Minutes with Marcia, Part 2. In this episode, Marcia shares a detailed behind-the-scenes look into her journey of publishing the upcoming book, “Do Good While Doing Well,” slated for release in September 2024. Pre-order at

Marcia isn’t just talking about writing; she navigates the labyrinthine world of book publishing and gives a glimpse behind the scenes at how it all works.

In this enriching episode, Marcia breaks down the complexities of the publishing industry, discussing the nuances of traditional, hybrid, and self-publishing. She shares her own experiences working with Amplify, a hybrid publisher, highlighting the advantages it offered in terms of support and expertise. With anecdotes about the editing process and the significance of marketing, Marcia also underscores the importance of the author’s role in promoting their book. This is a must-listen for anyone interested in writing, publishing, or simply understanding the entrepreneurial mindset, as Marcia provides a clear roadmap for making your literary dreams a reality.


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Marcia Dawood TEDx Speaker/Author/Podcaster

Marcia Dawood is an early-stage investor who serves on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee, is a venture partner with Mindshift Capital, a member of Golden Seeds, and the chair emeritus of the Angel Capital Association (ACA), a global professional society for angel investors.
She is also an associate producer on the award-winning documentary Show Her the Money.
A TEDx speaker and the host of The Angel Next Door podcast, Marcia walks the talk and holds investments in over fifty early-stage companies and funds. She is committed to expanding support for diverse companies that overcome the world’s biggest problems and accelerate positive change. She is passionate about bridging the gap from early-stage inception to building thriving, profitable companies.
She is a founding member and chair of the ACA’s Growing Women’s Capital Group, which is building syndication and collaboration among US investment groups focused on women-led companies.
She is also a co-author of the book You Can, You Will, which was an Amazon bestseller in thirty-nine categories in four countries.
Prior to that, Marcia worked in sales, marketing, and operations for Kaplan Education for over sixteen years. Marcia received an MBA from the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School.
Marcia currently lives in North Carolina with her husband, Izzy, and she feels lucky to be the stepmom to three amazing sons.

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