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Time management tips for direct response copywriters

Time management tips for direct response copywriters

Copywriting should be fun. It should be challenging too. But if you’re finding it too challenging, it’s wearing you down or it’s taking up too much of your time… You’re probably doing something wrong. So here I want to give you some tips on how to better manage your time as a copywriter. Most of […]

September 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
An Open Invitation to all UK Copywriters

An Open Invitation to all UK Copywriters

It’s been a while… But I’m glad to be back in touch today with a very exciting opportunity for you. As you may know, for many years now I’ve worked with a company called Agora. For those who don’t know about Agora – it’s an international publishing business that was built out of the direct mail days […]

April 9, 2015 | By | Reply More
A postcard from Delray Beach

A postcard from Delray Beach

Hello! Just wanted to post a quick note from my travels, which I’ll hopefully follow with some extended thoughts soon. Indeed, I’m working on a new piece at the moment all about understanding the importance of emotions in copy. Ironically, this seems to be the main focus for many of the speakers at this year’s […]

October 25, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
A postcard from Torquay

A postcard from Torquay

So, it turns out I’m not too hot at catching crabs… Despite trying to lure them with ham (yes, apparently crabs love ham) I only managed to spot a single crab that soon scuttled away. Alas, the Torquay coast is genuinely beautiful and we’ve been lucky to catch an obscenely sunny weekend. Our hosts are […]

July 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
A personal postcard from your editor in Montmartre!

A personal postcard from your editor in Montmartre!

I thought I’d post a quick snap of your editor on holiday in Montmartre… And I’ll actually start posting a few more ‘little windows’ into my life as writer as I hope it will remind you to remember why you write copy in the first place. You see, we stayed in a hotel next to […]

July 25, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More