The Writer's Life

Expert strategies to write better copy, market your services, develop a wining mindset & live the writers life from #1 copywriting coach Joshua Boswell
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The One Thing You MUST Prove Before Getting Hired  (And How to Prove It!)

The One Thing You MUST Prove Before Getting Hired (And How to Prove It!)

So... you want to get high paying projects from ideal clients? If so, there is one thing you MUST prove to them before they will even consider you. Before I tell you what that one thing is, let’s think about what your clients’ “why’s” and “what’s” are. I mean... Why do they get up everyday and go in to work? What drives, motivates and inspires...

3 Ways to Overcome the Defeating Force of Doubt

3 Ways to Overcome the Defeating Force of Doubt

Doubts is one of the most effective – and overwhelming – obstacles you’ll ever face on the path to writer’s life. If you doubt your ability to succeed… or your systems… you’ll never have the fire, courage, and motivation to move forward. Stuck. Stopped. Frozen. Distracted. Those are the fruits of doubts. So, how do you overcome? I think this...

3 Key Lessons I Learned Going From Zero To $103,000 In 11 Months As A Writer (Part 3)

3 Key Lessons I Learned Going From Zero To $103,000 In 11 Months As A Writer (Part 3)

Before I tell you a story, I want you to know that I’m truly grateful for the project I reference.  The project gave me $500 I desperately needed.  It was my first serious writing assignment. I was thankful. But, I was mostly grateful for the lesson I learned - it was far more valuable than the $500.  So, if it sounds like I’m griping, I’m not...

3 Key Lessons I Learned Going From Zero To $103,000 In 11 Months As A Writer (Part 2)

3 Key Lessons I Learned Going From Zero To $103,000 In 11 Months As A Writer (Part 2)

Let’s talk about the second key lesson I learned in my first year as a writer. I think this one will really surprise you…  In August 2005, I walked a half-mile to the little post office in our tiny town of Clancy, MT.  I had a stack of 50 letters in my hands. The last of my money was tied up in the printing, paper and postage I was holding.  And,...

5 Steps You Can Take Now To “Think and Grow Rich”

5 Steps You Can Take Now To “Think and Grow Rich”

“You can be anything you want to be, if only you believe with sufficient conviction and act in accordance with your faith; for whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve.” – Napoleon Hill Napoleon Hill is well known for his bestselling book “Think and Grow Rich.” In this book he interviewed hundreds of successful men and...