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Rebecca’s Bootcamp Message for You
July 14, 2023 (04:00:37 pm)
AWAI's President, Rebecca Matter, shares a special message about the 2023 Copywriting Success and Getting Clients Bootcamp!
Ex–College Student Thrives as Full-Time Writer, Earns $5,000 Paycheck and 10K Scholarship, All Thanks to First-Ever Bootcamp!
July 14, 2023 (11:00:13 am)
Ex–college student creates a successful copywriting business that provides financial security and the ability to help support her loved ones.
Meet Bootcamp Speaker Marcella Allison Top Direct-Response Copywriter, Copy Chief, and Super Mentor
July 14, 2023 (07:00:22 am)
In this lively Pre-Bootcamp conversation, Marcella talks about coming all the way from her early days at the beginning of digital marketing — also known as the "wild west" — to a whole new "frontier" with the emergence of so many marketing platforms over the past 20 years.
The Mentoring Multiplier Effect: Use the Ask-Give-Gratitude Formula to Move Forward
July 13, 2023 (05:05:32 pm)
Watch this video as top copywriter, Marcella Allison, talks about how mentoring has propelled her career, some of the specifics for the do’s and don’ts for asking someone to be your mentor, how you should act as a mentee and so much more!
How AWAI’s Copywriting Success & Getting Clients Bootcamp Became Ground Zero for Launching Successful Writing Careers
July 07, 2023 (07:01:59 am)
AWAI member Nicole Piper is a textbook case of someone who experienced breakthrough success very quickly after attending her first Bootcamp. Read more about her!
Congratulations to Donna Davis, the Spring 2023 Winner of AWAI’s Site Content Audit Report Challenge — Awarded $2,000
July 01, 2023 (07:00:14 am)
Pam Foster announces the winner of AWAI’s recent $2,000 Site Content Audit Report Challenge.
Inside a Copyediting Agency with EditorNinja Founder John Doherty
June 30, 2023 (05:00:00 pm)
As founder of the subscription-based company EditorNinja, John Doherty is focused on the importance of copyediting in today’s copy-intensive world. In this video, he discusses with Katie Yeakle what his company does, why editing is a valuable service, and how to get started as copyeditor.
Living the Writer's Life: Monica Coleman
June 24, 2023 (05:00:35 am)
Monica Coleman had a longtime thirst to help others. Despite a successful career in finance, she knew more was possible for her. It wasn’t till she discovered the power of the written word that she found a way to meld her interests and passions with a versatile writing career that keeps her busy and engaged. Today, she has time for her family plus plenty of intriguing work to keep her busy…
How This Freelance Copywriter Shifted to a Dream In-House Position
June 23, 2023 (05:01:43 pm)
Freelance writer Lisa Schmidt recently landed a dream full-time staff writer position. Why the switch after eight years of freelancing? Lisa said, “I was looking to create more stability in my income and to be a part of a much larger mission.” See how it all unfolded, along with Lisa’s advice.
Pre-Bootcamp Playback Session: Connecting with Confidence for Your Copywriting Career — Create Your Own Bodacious Bootcamp Experience
June 20, 2023 (03:03:42 pm)
Pam Foster met with Bootcamp alumni and heard their insider secrets on making the most out of your Bootcamp experience. Discover how Bootcamp sparked amazing careers for them… what they did specifically during and after Bootcamp… and where they are now as thriving writers.
The Fun Starts NOW in Our Private Facebook Community! Meet Your Bootcamp Family There, Today
June 17, 2023 (01:10:43 pm)
Register for Bootcamp and become part of our growing, enthusiastic group of Bootcamp attendees and experts, along with AWAI team members, who are already connecting in the private Bootcamp Facebook community.
Bootcamp 2023 Welcome
June 17, 2023 (01:02:36 pm)
For 26 years, AWAI’s Copywriting Success & Getting Clients Bootcamp has launched the careers of countless copywriters and helped countless more ‘level up’ their writing skills and income.
Prize Winner Announced for AWAI's 4 Days to $400 Writing Challenge
June 17, 2023 (07:36:12 am)
Congratulations to Deann Rasch, the winning blog post writer out of 13 finalists in our special program for new freelance writers — AWAI's 4 Days to $400 Writing Challenge. This program is for aspiring professional freelance writers learning the ropes for the first time through AWAI.
“You’re Going to AWAI’s Bootcamp!” Three Ad Writing Contest Winners Chosen to Receive a Ticket to Attend The Copywriting Event of the Year
June 17, 2023 (05:07:09 am)
Congratulations to the three winners of May’s Ad Writing Contest, sponsored by The Writer’s Life. The prize winners were awarded a ticket to AWAI’s 2023 Copywriting Success & Getting Clients Bootcamp for writing compelling ad copy encouraging writers to attend The Copywriting Event of the Year.
Living the Writer's Life: Chad Myers
June 17, 2023 (05:00:37 am)
Chad Myers set out for his first job in media with gusto, but he soon realized it wasn’t all he’d dreamed it would be. He wasn’t long into the disappointment before he came across copywriting and recognized it as the trampoline that could vault him toward his biggest life dreams. Read on to discover how those dreams intersect with writing, and what he’s doing to make sure they all come true.
Powerhouse Speakers Set for AWAI’s 2023 Copywriting Success & Getting Clients Bootcamp 2023
June 08, 2023 (08:00:50 am)
AWAI announces its world-class roster of speakers for the 2023 AWAI Copywriting Success & Getting Clients Bootcamp. In October, this “who’s who” of copywriting, content marketing, and freelance business growth experts will share new techniques, secrets, and strategies based on what's working now.
Living the Writer's Life: Lisa Christoffel
May 27, 2023 (05:00:44 am)
Lisa Christoffel held a distinguished job with international responsibilities, but the toll it took on her family and her physical health propelled her to find an alternative. Copywriting was the obvious answer, but her transition was slow. Discover how she finally made the leap, and find out which notable writing organization she now runs.
FINAL CALL! Join us LIVE today
May 23, 2023 (09:30:50 am)
We are going LIVE to talk about THE event of the year for writers at all levels — AWAI’s Copywriting Success & Getting Clients Bootcamp!
Congratulations to Michelle Miles, Our Spring 2023 Winner of AWAI’s White Paper Challenge — Awarded $5,000
May 20, 2023 (06:17:49 am)
Pam Foster announces the winner of AWAI’s recent $5,000 White Paper Challenge.
Living the Writer's Life: Eddie Stephens
May 20, 2023 (05:00:26 am)
Eddie Stephens had enjoyed fulfillment in his first career as a pastor, but after more than two decades in the field was ready for something new. When the allure of freedom through writing called to him, he dove in headfirst with a determined plan to succeed. Even as he made headway, a greater plan was in the works, and his niche eventually found him. Read on to discover how it all happened...