October 2023

Living the Writer's Life: Jen Phillips April

When I spoke to her from her writing office in Playa del Carmen, where she’s been for six years, Jen Phillips April looked refreshed and sun-kissed. But that wasn’t always the story… Discover how she decided she’d had her fill of Pennsylvania winters and what brought about the glorious new writer’s life in the tropics that she’s enjoying now.

Living the Writer's Life: Dave Sharpe

Self-professed “bad employee” Dave Sharpe desired nothing more than control within his own life. When a piece of sales content caught his eye, he discovered how writing might be the key to his escape. Read on to learn how he transitioned from always wanting more to being the head of his own writing agency in a trajectory that’s changed not only his life but the lives of those closest to him.

“You’re Going to AWAI’s Virtual Bootcamp!” Three Writer’s Life Contest Winners Are Receiving a Ticket to Virtually Attend The Copywriting Event of the Year

Three winners are going to AWAI’s 2023 Virtual Bootcamp after submitting winning entries in the October The Writer’s Life writing contest. Read the winning entries here.

Transformed by Resolve: From Unhappy to Unstoppable Success

Sean McCool was feeling down about the state of his life, but then one day, a coach’s words led to an epiphany. The moment he committed to finding answers, everything shifted.

Discovering a New Mission: 3 Reasons Why Freelance Writing Is One of the Best Jobs for Veterans with PTSD

Looking for your next career? Freelance writing is an excellent option, especially for veterans who have experienced PTSD. With opportunities for therapeutic writing, flexible work arrangements, and connection with others, freelance writing can be a fulfilling career choice. Read more here.

Unlock Success: Transforming Setbacks into $2M Victory Through Connection

Discover the art of turning setbacks into success in this video by Jon Stoltzfus. Jon shares how he turned a setback into a $2 million win by simply staying connected with a client that initially turned him down.

Monday Morning Jumpstart: Energy Input

In today’s Monday Morning Jumpstart, AWAI Chief Success Officer, Ted Capshaw, and Director of Training, Jade Trueblood, tackle the topic of energy input.

From Silent Observer to Writing Success: Overcoming Fears and Doubts

Discover how one shy beginner conquered fears and doubts to become a successful writer. Watch this video to get expert tips on how to crush your writing insecurities.

Write an 83-Word Email and Be One of Three Winners Who Receive a Ticket to Attend Virtual Bootcamp! (A $2,495 Value)

Practice is the best way to keep improving at any endeavor. For a copywriter, that means time spent writing! Follow the “client brief” to do this practice assignment, using tips from a master.

Monday Morning Jumpstart: Thrive vs Survive

In today’s Monday Morning Jumpstart, AWAI Chief Success Officer, Ted Capshaw, and Director of Training, Jade Trueblood, dig into this question and how it impacts you.