Write, Self-Publish and Launch a Quality Nonfiction Book that Sells!

Join the Nonfiction Book Accelerator™ Academy.

In the Academy, I guide you from vague idea to self-publication of a business book that actually sells, amplifies your voice, and makes an impact. 

As an Academy member, you get instant, all-inclusive access to:

✅Self-paced online courses and resources
✅Monthly online Q&A sessions
✅Tools & resources
✅Private Facebook community
✅Answers to your most pressing questions and challenges so you don't get or stay stuck  

Designed for speakers, coaches, consultants, and entrepreneurs who want to build authority and make an impact with a quality nonfiction book that actually sells.

Get Your Book Out into the World with the Academy's Self-Paced Online Courses and Monthly Q&A Sessions.

As a Nonfiction Book Accelerator Academy member, you'll finally launch, self-publish, and market your first nonfiction book amplify your voice, grow your business, and make an impact.  

Let’s face it.  

As a speaker, business owner, coach, consultant, or all of the above, you already have a lot on your plate, both professionally and personally. You don’t need another training that devours tons of your precious time before you see results.    You need to get things done in a way that fits your schedule --- and fast.

The Academy's self-paced online courses and monthly Q&A sessions help you do just that. 

Q&A Sessions Included in Your Membership

Registration opens 30 days prior to each live Q&A session. 

Two Ways to Enroll in Courses

ENROLL IN  just ONE course

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One-time payment for one course

  • Enrollment in the course
  • Instant access to course materials
  • Sylvia Melena's group support via the private Facebook community
  • Register via course registration page


$47 USD

Monthly payment for full access membership

  • Immediate all-inclusive access to all Nonfiction Book Accelerator™ Academy self-paced online courses
  • Free access to all upcoming monthly Live Online Q&A sessions
  • Instant access to all the new courses and tools that are added to the Academy
  • Submit requests for content that is tailored to your specific needs
  • Sylvia Melena's real-time group support via the private Facebook community

What Speakers, Coaches, Consultants and Business Owners Say

"As a first-time author, I hired Sylvia to guide my Amazon strategy... She knows her stuff and is extremely thorough... I highly recommend her. She is one of the most knowledgeable and tenacious consultants I have ever met."

LaTonya Wilkins
Founder of The Change Coaches, LLC & Best-Selling Author of "Leading Below the Surface"

"Sylvia blew our group away with her brilliance! My goodness, I’ve heard countless presentations on nonfiction books, from writing to selling. This is the best I’ve heard. Our audience could not celebrate this presentation enough, full of golden nuggets. If you want to sell books hiring Sylvia is a must."

Marquesa Pettway
Founder & President of MLPSPEAK, LLC, Board Member of Black NSA, and Author of "The Speakerpreneur"

"Sylvia Melena pays attention... I told her about what I felt was holding me back, and she replied with one simple sentence. That sentence was a miraculous course correction in my professional life... Her years of experience will save you time, energy, and money."

Tiffany Vakilian
Editor, Writing Coach, International Speaker, and Author of "Ugly Drawers, Pretty Panties"

"I was fortunate to enroll in Sylvia Melena’s Nonfiction Book Accelerator program, and her support and guidance have been immeasurable... Sylvia was accessible and available to provide encouragement and great ideas."

Adam Behar
President & Founder, Opinion Lear PR

"I started writing and I feel there is a voice that is helping me write... It's pulling from different parts of my brain, life, experience... Thank you, Sylvia, for introducing me to my writer's voice!"

Theresa Robertson
CEO, My Office Professionals.com

"(Sylvia), what an amazing presentation (on writing and publishing your first book). You really made an impact on our visitors. Thank you so much."

Ricardo Villa
President, SimpleTime & Board Member of the San Diego County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

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Additional Online Courses & Resources Included in Your Membership 

Below are the self-paced online courses and resources included in your membership. You get instant access as soon as you join the Academy.

Ready to Write, Self-Publish & Launch Your First Nonfiction Book?

  For only $47 USD per month, you get instant complete access to all the self-paced online courses and Q&A sessions, tools, resources, and answers to your most pressing questions so you don't get or stay stuck.

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Get everything you need to finally self-publish your nonfiction book.

Need to Write Your First Draft Fast?  No problem.

Enroll in the "How to Write A Nonfiction Book That Sells" self-paced online course. You'll go from vague idea to the first draft of a quality nonfiction book that sells -- on the fast track! It's included in your Nonfiction Book Accelerator Academy membership at no extra cost.

Sylvia Melena

Hi! I'm Sylvia Melena, the Founder and CEO of Melena Consulting Group, a leadership and management training, consulting, and publishing company. 

I'm also the Founder of the Nonfiction Book Accelerator™ Academy, the international award-winning and best-selling leadership author of Supportive Accountability: How to Inspire People and Improve Performance and Responsabilidad solidaria: Cómo mejorar el rendimiento laboral por medio del apoyo. I'm also the former Vice President of the San Diego Book Awards Association

My leadership philosophy has been featured by the Society of Human Resources Management HR Today, the Human Performance Association, Entrepreneur, LEADx, My Quest for the Best, Fit Small Business, and other outlets.

I have a passion for helping speakers, coaches, consultants, and entrepreneurs write, market, and self-publish their first nonfiction book to grow their business, make an impact, and amplify their voices.

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