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Top 3 Things to Do First to Get Your Writing Business Up and Going While You’re Stuck at Home
August 20, 2020 (06:32:51 am)
People stuck at home with time on their hands are ready to try copywriting. Here are three things you can do to launch your paid writing career during this pandemic.
How Screaming, Calculating, and Silver Linings Can Strengthen Long-Term Earning Power
August 17, 2020 (06:22:44 am)
For a dramatic effect on your writing career, now is the time to listen to the advice of Success Coach Ted Capshaw and follow his three-step plan. Move forward toward your goals.
August Issue: Fix the Fissures To Earn More Sooner
August 07, 2020 (07:02:46 pm)
Just released, the August issue of Barefoot Writer!
Sidestep the Goals that Make You Fail
July 28, 2020 (06:50:44 am)
The point behind setting goals is to get yourself on a trajectory of success, but sometimes it doesn’t work out that way. Here’s how to set, or not set, goals and still make forward progress.
No Need to “Launch” Your Writing Business. You’ve Already Started…
June 26, 2020 (06:19:39 am)
How you talk to yourself about starting your business could impact your progress… Here’s how you should look at the process for a smoother path to the writer’s life.
Living the Writer's Life: Eddie Stephens
June 20, 2020 (07:22:26 am)
Eddie’s story is similar to many other Barefoot Writers, where he discovered freelance writing while in need of a new career and never looked back. But what he did soon after starting is a path too many writers waver on: choosing a niche and staying the course. Not only has Eddie stayed focused on a specific niche, he now has regular clients hailing from all over the world. Read on to find out how he got there.
How Gratitude Seeds Success in B2B Copywriting Businesses
May 14, 2020 (03:00:54 pm)
Being grateful for what you currently have helps you be happier in the moment. But did you know there's more to it than that? Here are three reasons why it's critical to the health of your business to cultivate an attitude of gratitude.
How I Found My First Copywriting Gig in the Midst of a Global Pandemic
May 08, 2020 (06:58:13 am)
Copywriting is the antidote to job losses and uncertainty in the news. PWA Member Tracey Ingram shares her action plan to her achieve goals during COVID-19.
Are Your Plans Derailed? I Don’t Think So
April 27, 2020 (06:51:47 am)
The entire planet has been thrown a curveball this year, and how you respond is up to you. Here are some suggestions to help you move forward productively.
14-Day Creative Challenge — Perfect for Quarantine, or Anytime
April 14, 2020 (06:11:22 am)
Self-isolating at home can become tiring, but with the right mindset, you can use this extra time at home to your advantage. You might have some fun, too.
Atomic Habits for Writers
December 25, 2019 (08:00:02 am)
Do you have a new writing habit you’re trying to establish? Make sure it sticks and that it has the desired result, with this guide to setting good habits.
Is Your Fear of [Fill in the Blank] Holding You Back?
October 31, 2019 (06:03:27 am)
Many freelancers have an on-again, off-again relationship with fear. Here’s a 5-step plan so you can take action, build your business, and reach success.
5 Small Things that Can Lead to Daily Progress
June 20, 2019 (06:20:57 am)
Feeling stuck on how to move forward in your writing business? Doing these five simple things daily can help you make progress toward your goals.
The Why, When, and How of Starting a Peer Group
April 03, 2019 (03:23:29 pm)
Starting a peer group can help you build your skills, stay motivated, give you ideas for your business, and connect you with new resources.
The One-Word Resolution
January 01, 2019 (06:47:45 am)
Not a fan of resolutions? Try this instead! Rebecca Matter has been doing it for years with great success, and encourages you to try it too.
A Letter to My Younger Self
December 14, 2018 (06:44:26 am)
Use this simple exercise inspired by Rilke’s Letters to a Young Poet to illuminate your journey to the writer’s life. Rebecca Matter shares her version...
3 Proven Ways to Move Forward in Your Copywriting Career
October 22, 2018 (06:44:54 am)
Build momentum in your copywriting career when you follow these three proven, simple steps.
These Potato Chips Launched My Copywriting Career (Seriously!)
September 25, 2018 (06:57:39 am)
Most copywriting careers don’t start with a HUGE project. Instead, little copy projects can be key to building your business. Ed Gandia reveals his story.
3 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started My Copywriting Business
June 22, 2018 (06:36:22 am)
Kathryn Aragon shares the advice she wishes she had known when building her copywriting business… 3 pieces of knowledge that can save you so much time.
The #1 Very Best Label for Where You Are Now as a Writer
June 19, 2018 (06:58:06 am)
What label do you use to describe yourself? Your choice could be impacting your success. Discover three common labels and what’s best for your career now.