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.

CPA Leverages Her Expertise for a New Career as a B2B Writer

This AWAI member found fulfillment in clients and employers who value her accounting skills and passion for persuasive writing. Find out how she made the transition from CPA to copywriter here.

AWAI Member Uses Past Work Experience to Excel in Her Niche

When health problems caused her to step down from her sales job, this AWAI member used her knowledge and experience to thrive in the spa and wellness niche.

AWAI Member Lands Her First Project Just Two Weeks After Bootcamp

AWAI member uses her experience at Bootcamp to help her get her first client and the job she's always dreamed of.

An Inside Look at a Working Copywriter’s Journey

Get an inside look at working copywriter Rae Robinson’s journey from earning $12k a year to $120K … and how you can follow in her footsteps.

Learning From My Copywriting Hero

Knowing copywriting history adds depth to your understanding of the industry, and here Will Newman shares a story of his copywriting hero who played a big role in shaping the industry.

Smart Networking Lands AWAI Member Her First Big Project

Substitute teacher networks with family and friends to find her way to confidence and a successful freelance career.

AWAI Member Finds Her Ideal Client, Lands Her First Major Project

AWAI member gets confidence from Accelerated Copywriting Program and Bootcamp. Find out how she lands her first client, blogging job, and retainer contact.

Networking with Confidence Pays Off with Two New Clients for the AWAI Member

AWAI member finds that believing in herself, combined with networking, makes her dream of becoming a copywriter come true.

Innovative Self-Marketing Tactic Pays Off for this AWAI Member

July's Barefoot Writer cover image winner, Elizabeth Blessing, submitted an article about the cover and her copywriting career to her local newspaper, which has resulted in freelance work. Read the whole story here.

Short Copy Projects Open the Door to Thriving Freelance Career

When this AWAI member discovered and pursued the email-writing niche, she got enough clients coming in on a regular basis to fill her schedule for years to come.

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