How Mentoring and the Ask-Give-Gratitude Formula Can Move Your Career Forward

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An “epic meltdown” (“the best kind, in public”) led Marcella Allison to a huge realization about starting, growing, or going to the next level with your writing business.

What she discovered propelled her career and can change the trajectory of your writer’s life too. She shared all the details in a recent presentation to help you move forward.

You are probably familiar with Marcella … She is a popular speaker at our FastTrack to Copywriting Success Bootcamp, and AWAI’s 2018 Copywriter of the Year. She’s also one of the OG AWAI Success Stories … her first Bootcamp was in 2005.

Marcella is a talented copywriter and CEO of Copy Harvest, LLC. Her copy has generated over $100 million in sales for financial trading services, alternative health supplements, and informational products.

She’s also a mentor who many, many, many writers credit with shaping their success.

As founder of the Mentoress Collective (formerly the Titanides Mentoring Collective), Marcella is dedicated to “helping women go as fierce and far in business and life as they desire.” Today she mentors over 1,200 women in the Mentoress Collective.

She gave some valuable advice during this year’s Bootcamp, so we’re opening up access to her presentation for a limited time. Marcella wants to help AWAI members harness the power of something she has seen 5X your skills, 10X your clients, and 100X your connections.

Plus, in her presentation, she walked members through an exercise you should to take part in also. It’s really simple yet it can have an immediate impact on your writing career.

In under an hour with Marcella, you’ll learn why she thinks the old top-down, guru-based model of mentorship no longer works. Instead, she highlights the advantages of a form of mentorship that DOES work — a mentorship format that is readily available to ANYONE at any time.

You’ll also discover:

  • How everyone can have and be a mentor
  • How Russell Brand influenced her career journey
  • Why you should “stalk” first
  • How a mentoring relationship boosts productivity and provides opportunities for growth for both partners
  • How to frame a request for help
  • 4 key qualities of a good mentor
  • 3 characteristics of a good mentee
  • What books you might find valuable to move your career forward
  • And much more!

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Now, it’s time for you to take ACTION. Marcella poses these questions in her presentation:

What don’t you know?

  • Make a list.
  • Who can you ask?
  • Who can connect you to someone who knows?
  • How can you pay it forward to others?

Then take that information to complete her simple exercise by filling in these three points:

Your Give

Your Ask

Your Gratitude

Then go to our Facebook group and post your three answers. Build connections to help you on your copywriting career journey. You’ll find support in our active and welcoming online community!

Watch Marcella’s video today before it goes back in the Bootcamp vault. She’ll help you change the trajectory of your writing career!

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Published: November 24, 2021

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