The gateway to your lucrative new career.

Instead of wondering—

“Why can’t I find and sign high-paying clients?”
“How do ghostwriters earn $150k to $300k?”
“What do they have/know that I don’t?”

Ask yourself:

“Am I ready to change my life?”
“Am I willing to learn new ideas and skills?”
“Isn’t it time for me to earn the fees I deserve?”

INTRODUCTION TO GHOSTWRITING—

… is the fastest, easiest way to find out whether you and Professional Ghostwriting are right for each other.
In just six weeks, Unit 1 of Ghostwriting Professional Designation Program will expose you to:

  • Ghostwriting theory
  • Manuscript analysis
  • Industry realities
  • Algorithm compliance tactics
  • What it takes to be a top-earning professional ghostwriter

Don’t be fooled by fast-and-easy promises. Ghostwriting Professional Designation Program is the only comprehensive—and academically certified ghostwriter-training course—in the world.


Now is the time to try something new!

Captivating

Enlightening

Challenging

Fun!


Discover

Secrets to landing high-$$ clients

Strategies for avoiding auto rejections

Realities about Amazon bestsellers

Skills to make more $$ right now

Market Demands for Professional Ghostwriters

… and much, much more

manuscript templates

Topics

Welcome to GPDP: Theory
The scope, instructors, and logistics of Ghostwriting Professional Designation Program, including what to expect—and what we expect of you.

The End: Theory, Ghostwriting Psych
The elements necessary to land high-end clients including how to establish and maintain authority and an introduction to the power of Ghostwriting Psych.

Editorial Accountability: Theory, Book-industry Principles
The parameters and importance of editorial accountability for authors, editors, publishers, ghostwriters—and today’s gatekeeping algorithms.

MS Word for Writers (PC and Mac): Mechanical Skill
How to manipulate Microsoft Word to decode, style, and format book-industry manuscripts and documents to comply with today’s gatekeeping algorithms.

Chicago Manual of Style (CMS): Mechanical Skill
The book industry’s default style-guide’s standards and exceptions and how ignoring them reduces a manuscript’s compliance with today’s gatekeeping algorithms.

Basic Writing Conventions: Mechanical Skill
Fundamental writing protocols for verb choice, conjunctions, paragraphing, person, tense, multi-word modifiers, examples/illustrations, and story vs. report.

Creative Analysis: Creative Skill, Ghostwriting Psych
The critical thinking/debate protocol/abstract reasoning/focused ingenuity process for analyzing manuscripts, client relations, and project management.

Action Steps 1-6: Creative Skill, Ghostwriting Psych
Practical-application exercises for applying the Creative Analysis process to uncomfortable and familiar nonfiction, memoir, and fiction titles.

This Business of Books: Theory
A brief book-industry overview including editorial, publishing, & supply-chain players, concept-to-sales sequence, publishing options, and today’s business

The History of Ghostwriting: Theory, Ghostwriting Psych
The theoretical progression from ancient scriptures to modern ghostwriting, and why ghostwriting has always been an in-demand occupation.

Introduction to Ghostwriting: Theory
The complexity, scope, challenges, limitations, and rules of professional ghostwriting, and how it compares to freelance writing, editing, and ghostwriting.

Mindset Transitions: Theory, Ghostwriting Psych
The mental and psych adjustments to nudge your current perspective and attitudes toward being an elite, specialized expert and book-industry insider.

Interviewing: Professional Skill
The vital differences between conducting journalistic or freelance-writer closed-purpose interviews and professional ghostwriter open-purpose interviews.

If you’re ready… if you’re willing… if it’s time to change your life, register now

Choose from 3 start dates

Tuition: $575

Class limit: 20 students/session

Start when you’re ready; learn at your own pace

Cost: $450

Does not include live sessions or teacher feedback