Interview with Olufolake Stephen Adams

How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Well i have just started. But, am so thrilled with the study guide. I have learnt so much from it and has a result, i've been pleased with the result i have been able to incur has a result of the guide. Although there are some things i didn't understand like the link of my table of contents
What do your fans mean to you?
They mean a lot
What are you working on next?
Am working on 2 of my books. Towards Mental Excellence and 20 Secrets In Making Excellent Sales In Marketing
Who are your favorite authors?
Bishop Noel Jones, Bishop Oyedepo, Pastor Sunday Adelaja, Juanita Bynum, Bishop Td Jakes ,kenneth E Hagin
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The desire to make it and to fulfill purpose
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Through online bookstores
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
No
What is your writing process?
I don't understand what you mean. Can you ask in another way?
How do you approach cover design?
I have a fore sight of what i want and i work towards it to achieve it.
What do you read for pleasure?
Inspirational books especially my bible.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Pdf
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Selling online
Describe your desk
My desk is a big rectangular shape desk with drawers. On one side, i put my important books and documents. At the center, is my cups and telephone accessories. And at the left hand side, facing the wall is my laptop, i use for my business
What's the story behind your latest book?
Well, my discovery in the marketing field made me write it. Secondly, i learnt the secrets i shared while on the field. I was faced with rejection on the field, but i was able to turn it around. I was able to make good sales in the end. So, i decided to help other marketers to do the same. How i was able to do it, is in the book i wrote. Also, i realized that fear grips a lot of people when they want to go into marketing. And the fear is the fear of rejection. They think, what if i am rejected and they don't buy? So, i told myself, let me help these ones, that when they go out there to make a living from what they sell, they will laugh at rejection in the face and make good sales. Thirdly, i realized that top sales executives in the world today, used the same principles that i discovered on the field and they made their money.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
That am able to solve people's problems via what i know
What are your five favorite books, and why?
How To Be Led By The Holy Spirit by Rev E Hagin. It develop my inner self tremendously. Pastoring Without Tears by Sunday Adelaja. It showed me the rudiments to becoming a successful Pastor.3. Making Maximum Impact by Bishop Oyedepo. My life and brain were opened to a life of impact. 4. Exploits In Life And Ministry. I was able to lay hold on the price that makes for a successful ministry.5. The Gifted Hands by Ben Carson. The book spurred my brain and life into action. Through the insight i got, i wrote my first ever published book, Towards Mental Excellence.
When did you first start writing?
17 years
What motivated you to become an indie author?
My passion to help people
What motivated you to become an indie author?
My passion to help people
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Well, i take care of my family, my chores, my company and ministry and i take time to develop myself
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
No, i didn't remember. But what i discovered was that, i had the talent of writing, which i later developed.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Ibadan, Oluyoro. I knew it did not have the spur for writing, but my family did. It was my sister's writing that influenced me.
What are your areas of strength?
Praying, studying and involving in creative works
Published 2014-03-18.
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Books by This Author

The Phases of Building a Successful Business.
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
This Book came as a result of the various challenges i went through in my 5 years as an Entrepreneur and which came to its climax on August 2017, when i was on the verge of giving up.
How to Construct an Effective Advert Both Offline and Online
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Hi there, do you know that with a PROPER EFFECTIVE ADVERT in your business, you will be running in multi sales within a short time, building LOYAL CUSTOMERS and EFFECTIVE SALES FUNNEL FOR YOUR BUSINESS? Many Entrepreneurs think that all they need to do is just PUT THEIR ADVERT THERE and people will be swimming to buy their products and services or sign up for their programs. It doesn't that way.
How to Build an Effective Marketing Campaign
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising
Hi there, how has been your marketing campaign lately? a disaster? ineffective? No results in your campaign? Loss or wasted money on advert or your marketing campaign? THERE IS HOPE FOR YOU! Really? There is an EFFECTIVE WAY TO IT. How? The First thing is to know about marketing. Marketing is the SOUL of any business and it is important to know about it. Marketing is NOT ALL ABOUT SELLING product
9 Simple Steps in Getting What You Want Out Of Life
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
We all have a dream and we were all born with a dream to be great and to achieve greatness in life. But along the way, something happens and it seems that the odds are so great against us that we think we can't possibly make it and end up great. Everything seems too difficult to get. BUT NOT TO THOSE WHO KNOW THE SECRET! In this book lies the SECRETS THAT YOU CAN USE TO GET WHAT YOU WANT.
How Asking The Right Questions Can Lead To Sales For You: Why Questions?
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
People are yet to understand the power that asking the RIGHT QUESTIONS can do for them in their lives and their businesses altogether. we have seen Doctors lose the lives of their clients because a wrong question was asked and at the same time, Doctors have also been able to diagnose a hidden sickness or disease in their patients lives, because they asked the right questions.
How to Generate Sales and Leads on the Social Media
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Skills, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Hi there. Have you been struggling to generate sales or even leads on the social media and is like you are frustrated with all your promos and adverts on the social media without no tangible results? i bring good news for you. You can! This book will teach you the step by step on how to go about it. Broadcasting your affiliate links or websites or your products will not work. what works? The book
The Real Purpose of Starting a Business
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business etiquette, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
This Business book is an eye opener to those who wants to launch their businesses or are just beginning. Many do not know the CARDINAL REASONS AND PURPOSE they should start their businesses for it to last after them. Some start their businesses just for the making of the money and in the end they make either few or nothing at all and in the next few years or less their businesses shut down.
Turning your Adversities into an Advantage
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
There you stood or sitted looking and glancing into the sky, lost in thoughts as you look into your present predicament with plies of bills staring at your face: school tuition fee to college, rent,water bills,light bill, debt, grocery bill etc, so many to count and you sighed deeply. how are you going to solve all these? Does this sound like you? This book will give you total deliverance.
God: The Man of War
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The writing of this book is a story telling of God's vision onto me on how He prepares His men for His work and for their successes in Life. Every man in life must undergo a SEASON OF PROCESS. Our yielding to this process is what will determine our failure or our success. In this book, you will see God as a mighty Warrior and how He deals with us as His weapons.
How to Receive Your Miracle from God
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
I wrote the book by the inspiration of God and by the moving of the Holy Spirit to teach you what He taught me some years ago and that today, I have seen, heard and to the glory of God, handled. Miracles still belongs to us today and God is still in the business of working miracles to has many that will ask and reach out to Him for it.
Overcoming Challenges in Business and Your Self-Image
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Inspirational
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Overcoming challenges in Business is a very powerful book to help, inspire, motivate and encourage new Entrepreneurs who are just starting new businesses and for those who have started and a stuck on the way and perhaps they closed up. It is to ROLL your sleeve once more as there is still hope. Learn the how in this book.
The 4 Pillars that Builds a Successful Ministry
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
Ministry is a divine Call that MUST NOT be taken with levity, because it is an ASSIGNMENT given by God to liberate men from the yoke of the devil and that which enslaves men that man may live in the FULL purpose of God for his life. But alas, this is NOT so. People enter into the ministry without any call and they wonder why they are NOT successful. There is ALWAYS a pattern to follow. it is here.
How to Use Synergy In Marketing
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / industrial, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / multilevel
Synergy has been overused in these past decades and once you know how it is used, it can bring a massive result for you. Synergy is not just a matter of combining things; it is a matter of understanding how things work and which things you should put together.. To use synergy, you must consider the combinations you want to bring together and this must be in line with each field.
You are Created to be Honoured
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
You are created to be honoured was born out of the ordeal of the author. She expressed severe humiliation, abuse and great dishonour just because she chooses to be different and because of her limitation due to her health. In the midst of her humiliation and agony via friends and close family who betrayed her, she went to her maker, who told her, YOU WERE CREATED TO BE HONOURED. Thus the title.
The Concepts of Marketing
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / industrial, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / multilevel
Every profession always have concepts by which each operates. Marketing also have concepts. Terminologies define concepts and each terminology differs from profession to profession and so, does their concepts. That said a concept or idea has to be designed to work. It is not a concept until it has an operative system within it to work. Marketing has concepts by which it operates and works.
How To Sell A Product
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / industrial, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / multilevel
Marketing a product can be tiresome and sometimes frustrating. But those who know the CONCEPTS that govern selling, do not have difficulty selling products even at difficult times.What is their secret? Their secret lied in knowing HOW TO SELL. This is what this book relays to you. The secrets of these experts. In the book, you will learn about: 1. How to sell 2. The best strategy to sell
How To Be A Great Salesman-25 Steps
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / multilevel
Learning how to sell cannot be pushed aside without being a sales person. Massive success in marketing is attached to becoming an expert in selling and being a great salesman. W e have seen likes of Zig Ziglar, my mentor in marketing, Brian Tracy, William Anderson becoming Great salesmen in the Marketing Industry. A sales person is a person who sells product or services to generate sales.
The Power of Following God's Ways In Your Life Volume 1
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
This book in your hand will show you all about His ways. oh, It is so simple to follow and very enriching too. It is where heaven is opened, and the gates of hell disclosed. It is the traveler’s Map, the Pilgrim’s Staff, the pilot’s compass, the Sailor’s Map, the Insurance Man’s Booklet, the Secrets to a flourishing business, the bedrock of a godly home, the Soldier’s Sword.
The Power of Starting Small (The Seed of Greatness)
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
There is something about starting small, that we have all overlooked, thinking that unless something starts big, it is useless trying. How wrong we could ever be! Everything great started small. Every tree started from a seed. Every man was born a baby and Every living thing started from one being-God. so, that means there is nothing great that doesn't start small. Discover the power now!
The Secrets Of Making Maximum Profits In Business
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business etiquette
In life, every profession is ruled by principles. Principles are what govern our world. You call them LAWS. Laws are true facts by which things both living and living move with. When man wanted to go to the Moon, they calculated the parameters by which they will get there. They observed the law of gravity and the law of thermodynamics and they landed on the Moon.
30 Ways To Create Sales In Your Business
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Getting sales has been the major challenge of Entrepreneurs for the past centuries. This singular factor has shut most businesses down and many has not lasted for more 1 year. In this book, you can make massive sales. in business, there are laws that govern every profession. This book explore the phenomenon principle by which many notable businesses like SFI, Apple Inc, Microsoft etc did it.
How To Translate Imagination Into Realities
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This is a must read for you if you are the type that has a big dream or an imagination perhaps bigger than yourself. Man has been able to accomplish mammoth and extra ordinary things via his imagination. Through man's imagination, he has become limitless. He has been able to make his life better by what he created: Cars, Mansions, Houses, Bridges, Airplanes etc.
20 Secrets In Making Excellent Sales In Marketing
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This book deals with those in the marketing and business industry, who give their best shot to their work and yet no much sales. This book will give you guidelines on how to maximize profit and sales. It will also teach you about how to handle rejection when you come face to face with it as you go through your business..
10 Steps In Turning Rejection Into A Tool Of Power In Marketing
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
The book deals with how to handle rejection on the field in marketing. Many face rejection in the process of selling their products and as a result, they give up. You don't have to. Through this book, you will discover 10 nuggets that you too, can use to turn your rejection around for good. learn the secrets now and let the book teach you. Don't give up till you have given this book a chance!