American Writers & Artists Inc. http://www.awaionline.com/ The latest news from American Writers & Artists Inc. en (c) 2014 American Writers & Artists Inc. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:53:19 -0400 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Congratulations to AWAI’s 2014 Copywriter of the Year – Nick Usborne! http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/awais-copywriter-of-the-year-nick-usborne/ Last week we announced our 2014 Copywriter of the Year, Nick Usborne. Check out the acceptance video and our interview with him here. Congrats, Nick! Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:53:19 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/awais-copywriter-of-the-year-nick-usborne/ Clayton Makepeace Signs Two AWAI Members to $15,000 Contracts as Part of His 2014 Spec Challenge http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/two-awai-members-win-15k-clayton-makepeace-spec/ Elizabeth Blessing and Amin Muhammad each walked away from Bootcamp with a $15,000 contract from Clayton Makepeace. Congratulations to both! Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:34:23 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/two-awai-members-win-15k-clayton-makepeace-spec/ AWAI Member Wins TWO Spec Challenges at Bootcamp http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/awai-member-wins-two-spec-challenges-at-bootcamp/ Congratulations to Circle of Success member Elizabeth Blessing for winning TWO of the 2014 Bootcamp spec challenges – one of which is worth $15K! Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:59:53 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/awai-member-wins-two-spec-challenges-at-bootcamp/ How to Speed Up the Process of Creating Your Own Personal “Writer’s Life” http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/speed-the-process-of-creating-your-writers-life/ How long will building your writer’s life puzzle take? As Christina Gillick explains, it’s different for everyone. Here’s one way to speed up the process. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:14:29 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/speed-the-process-of-creating-your-writers-life/ Kathryn Aragon on the “Secret Handshake” to Your Success http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/the-secret-handshake-to-your-success/ In an interview with Joshua Boswell, AWAI member Kathryn Aragon says Circle of Success is the “secret handshake” into the copywriting industry. Listen here Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:30:55 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/the-secret-handshake-to-your-success/ A B2B Writer Tries His Hand at a New Type of Copy … and Wins Big http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/b2b-writer-tries-new-type-of-copy-and-wins-big/ Not only is Circle of Success member Les Worley excelling in his B2B freelance career, he is one of the winners of the Bootcamp Spec Challenge. Congrats! Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:54:34 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/b2b-writer-tries-new-type-of-copy-and-wins-big/ What’s Happening in B2B Blogging? http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/whats-happening-in-b2b-blogging/ What B2B companies are blogging and which ones aren’t? And if they aren’t blogging, what other media are they using in their content marketing strategies? Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:55:00 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/whats-happening-in-b2b-blogging/ “Clicking” Your Writer’s Life Puzzle Into Place http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/clicking-your-writers-life-puzzle-into-place/ Christina Gillick explains how to make the details of your writer’s life puzzle come to life by working on the sections between the center and the edges. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:49:58 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/clicking-your-writers-life-puzzle-into-place/ Congratulations to AWAI’s 2014 $10K Challenge Winner! http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/congrats-to-awais-2014-10k-challenge-winner/ We announced our 2014 $10K Challenge winner at last week's Bootcamp. Read on to find out who the winner is! Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:25:13 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/congrats-to-awais-2014-10k-challenge-winner/ Circle of Success Helped this Member Kick-Start Her New Career http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/circle-of-success-helped-member-kick-start-career/ It took AWAI member Jackie Johnson a while to get going in her new copywriting career. But things turned around when she joined Circle of Success. Read her story here. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:15:23 -0400 http://www.awaionline.com/2014/10/circle-of-success-helped-member-kick-start-career/