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What no one tells you about being a proofreader

What no one tells you about being a proofreader

This post was written by TCCS member, Trish Arnott   It’s my firm belief that a copywriter cannot proofread their own work. That’s why over the years I’ve relied on awesome proofers and editors to help me polish and perfect my writing. This week one of my...

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How to be a happy and successful copywriter

How to be a happy and successful copywriter

This post was written by TCCS member, Brook McCarthy   All too often I hear from copywriters (both newbies and oldies) struggling to manage their business. They fret about clients, set themselves unrealistic challenges and struggle to ‘keep up with the Joneses’....

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Festive Copywriting Celebration

Festive Copywriting Celebration

We recently organised a festive gathering of copywriters in Sydney - it was much fun (By the way, what do you call a collection of copywriters? A gaggle? A colon? A grammar? ) Here's a photographic update from our Christmas Copywriter meal. [Tweet "Festive gathering...

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Stone cold sober: your guide to networking without booze

Stone cold sober: your guide to networking without booze

This post was written by TCCS member, Camilla   Do you booze when you smooze? Camilla Ruth investigates whether it's possible to network without getting a bit tipsy first. Hello. My name is Camilla and I don’t really drink that much. I’m so glad we could get this...

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The dos and don’ts of copywriting client phone calls

The dos and don’ts of copywriting client phone calls

This post was written by TCCS member, Anne Maybus   Are you the kind of copywriter who prefers to communicate in writing rather than by phone? (Often newbie copywriters find the phone a little intimidating.) But the truth is most prospective clients prefer to...

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How I started my copywriting business

How I started my copywriting business

And the lessons I learned Let me introduce you to an unhappy woman She’s up at dawn commuting to a job she loathes. Her boss is an aggressive arse. Her colleagues are exhausted and flat. Her clients are demanding and irritating. As she turns on her computer, sips her...

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Copywriting Christmas Party

Copywriting Christmas Party

So we're pleased to announce our first official Christmas party - the party is open to all copywriters across Australia - the more the merrier.   So what's happening? We'll be enjoying a Lebanese feast at the crazy popular Al Aseel Restaurant. It's your chance to...

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12 tips for newbie copywriters

12 tips for newbie copywriters

So you’re a copywriter and you have the business cards to prove it. But what next? I asked 12 successful copywriters to share one nugget of advice. If they could pass on just one tip to a newbie copywriter what would it be? [Tweet "12 tips for newbie copywriters (from...

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Don’t be afraid to toot your own horn

Don’t be afraid to toot your own horn

OR How to write the perfect ABOUT page   One of the copywriting tasks I’m most frequently briefed on is creating ‘About’ pages for websites. Everyone seems to find writing about themselves an impossible task. “I hate talking about myself!” they cry. “I don’t want...

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