The Design Business Show 074: Launching a Book with Stephenie Zamora

Director : Melissa Burkheimer | January 14, 2020
Check out episode 74 of The Design Business Show with Stephenie Zamora to hear the behind-the-scenes process of what it’s like to write a book!

Stephenie Zamora is an author and life coach, business and marketing strategist, and founder of Stephenie Zamora Media, a digital media and production company, publishing house, and a full-service life-purpose development, branding, and online marketing boutique. Her company has been merging the worlds of personal development, digital media, and online marketing to help individuals build purpose-driven lives and businesses for nearly a decade. Stephenie’s work helps catalyze individuals on their healing and growth journeys so they can uncover the purpose of their path, step into who they’re here to be, and do the work they’re here to do. She does this through five distinct brand verticals that follow a proven five-phase process and house a variety of digital media content, educational programs, inspirational and motivational products, and services to support their growth at any scale. Learn more at, or connect with Stephenie on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube!

Here’s what we cover in episode 74:

  • How Stephenie has evolved since hearing her story on episode 43 and episode 24
  • How Stephenie realized she had a book inside her that was being created whether she liked it or not
  • Stephenie’s experience by learning about The Hero’s Journey to helped her get her book started
  • The process she used to commit to writing and editing her book
  • Why just writing helped her get it started
  • Why she thought this book would be a personal growth book, but it turned out to be a memoir
  • Why comeback stories are sexy, but it’s important to acknowledge that it’s messy when you’re moving through things
  • How to navigate what to share and what not to share when you’re going through something and why it’s a personal question
  • Where you can buy her new book, The Unravel Book
  • How she used creating the book as a way to uplevel and get herself out there
  • The process she is using to publish her book and why she chose to use this method
  • The big vision for her company
  • What she’s up to in her design business and what systems and support she’s bringing on to help her take things to the next level
  • The process she plans to use for getting more speaking gigs
  • Her goal for how many projects she has each month, what her team is doing, and what she wants to focus on
  • The customer journey she’s creating for readers of her book, the students in her program and what happens at each step
  • Her tips for anyone who wants to write a book and why she encourages anyone who has a story to put it out there into the world

Links mentioned:

Stephenie’s book website

Stephenie’s website


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