Copywriting life

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18 Apr 2018

Combining copywriting with creative writing

It’s not easy to make time for your own writing as well as your copywriting work. Sophie de Albuquerque shares how she manages it successfully.

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28 Mar 2018

Combining copywriting with parenting

Sophie de Albuquerque explains how she balances being a parent with running her copywriting business.

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05 Feb 2018

Perfectionism: how do I survive it as a copywriter?

Susan Hammond shares her ideas about how to make your perfectionism work for you.

20 Dec 2017

Bloopers of a copywriting newbie: missing the target

Susan Hammond gives us the chance to learn from her (copywriting) mistakes.

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18 Dec 2017

My festive favourite

Simon Beasor explains why a passage from Dickens sums up Christmas for him.

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25 Oct 2017

Want a copywriting job? Here’s what I look for

Rebecca Nicholl’s quick guide to applying for copywriting jobs.

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18 Oct 2017

The Freelance Files: ‘great! I get to work at home!’

In the first instalment of The Freelance Files, Sanina Kaur sheds some light on what it’s really like to live life in the freelance lane.

Headshot of Debbie Stokoe, copywriter
10 Oct 2017

Depression, copywriting and me

Debbie Stokoe shares her experiences of depression and describes how copywriting played a part in her recovery.

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16 Aug 2017

ProCopywriters: what’s not to like?

Birgit Diggins shares some of the ways that ProCopywriters has helped her build her copywriting business.

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09 Aug 2017

True equality will take more than a smart suit and a show of confidence

Sarah Russell explains why gender inequality in copywriting isn’t just about women not being confident or speaking up.

26 Jul 2017

Can freelancers really work from anywhere?

Freelancers can work from wherever they want, right? Given her experiences, Julia Cameron’s not so sure.

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12 Jul 2017

10 words copywriters wish existed

Sophie Deal shares 10 words she’d love to have at her disposal.

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