AWAI Success Stories

Looking for a little inspiration? Read some of our most recent success stories below.

And if you want to meet some of the AWAI Members who are now living “the writer’s life” thanks to their hard work and dedicated persistence, be sure and visit our Wall of Fame.

AWAI Member Makes the Leap to Freelancing Full-Time … and is Thriving

2014 has been quite the successful year for AWAI member Dan Magill. Read how freelance copywriting has changed his career path.

Newest AWAI Member Case Study: Mindy McHorse

For some, it’s a bad boss that pushes them to look for a new opportunity. Or a long commute. Or unfulfilling work. For Mindy McHorse, it was all three. Read on to learn how Mindy went from corporate refugee to six-figure copywriter.

An Ambitious Approach to Copy and Career Pays Off for this AWAI Member

The combination of having a freelance website, networking through social media and face-to-face interactions has led to great success for AWAI member Marc Aarons.

AWAI Member Gets Her Big Break

Congratulations to AWAI member Donna Cederstrand on landing her first major copywriting assignment!

Plenty of Time for Fun and Fulfilling Work

The freelance life allows AWAI member Rachael Kraft to enjoy her favorite hobbies while running two businesses… without compromising time for either!

Joining the AWAI Team is the Latest Achievement for This Freelancer

AWAI is excited to welcome Li Vasquez-Noone as the editorial and content coordinator for it’s monthly magazine, The Barefoot Writer.

Spec Assignment Sets this AWAI Member's New Career in Motion

Learn how Elizabeth Blessing landed a great writing gig by submitting a spec assignment that is offered in AWAI’s health copywriting program.

B2B Copywriter Lands Several Big-Time Clients… and One Special Client at Home Too

AWAI member Steve Maurer is successfully growing his freelance copywriting career. Read on to learn about his high-paying, ongoing writing gigs.

The Writer's Life… Goes on the Road

Living the writer’s life allows AWAI member Lane Sennett to travel cross-country with her husband while running her freelance business in her RV!

AWAI Member Attributes Success, High Fees to Site Audit Service

Leanne Rumsey attributes much of her success to offering Site Audits, a skill she learned through AWAI's Site Audits Made Simple.

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