Nope! All a certificate proves is that you've paid money for a course. You'll demonstrate your ability to write great copy with your portfolio. And we'll help you put together an impressive portfolio that means more than any certificate! Hear more on why copywriting certificates are bogus >> … [Read more...]
Does the CCA cover mindset and motivation?
Absolutely! In fact, mindset and motivation are some of the first things we cover in the course. The Foundations Course in the CCA starts off with the success mindset, planning for success, tactics for mastery, and how to fight resistance - and win. We know that importance of understanding how you work/learn best and mastering how to stay motivated - so we kick the course … [Read more...]
How many of your students are working as copywriters?
There are many ways to use the copywriting skills you could learn through the CCA. Some of our students tell us they've used what they've learned to get promotions or new jobs in industries other than copywriting (such as communications and PR). Others are using copywriting as a side hustle to pay for a family vacation. With so many ways to use this skill, it's hard say exactly … [Read more...]
Does the CCA help refine skills like email marketing, Facebook ads, etc?
The CCA is nothing if not comprehensive. You'll learn how the ins and outs of tailoring your copywriting based on who will see it, and where. Here is a very basic list of what we teach: The fundamental copywriting techniques and tacticsHow to write for interactive media (emails, banner ads, websites, online content)How to write for print media (ads, direct mail, sales … [Read more...]
Will I learn how to find clients?
Short answer—yes! The CCA is focused on teaching copywriting AND building a business that you'll love. We cover everything from landing your very first client, to landing repeat work with your very favorite clients. Learn more here … [Read more...]
Does the CCA teach how to write copy?
Definitely! The academy is jam packed with more than 22 courses covering every conceivable aspect of that very topic! You'll learn how to write copy, build your freelance business, land a job as a full-time/part-time employee or contractor, build your portfolio, and SO much more. Learn more here … [Read more...]
What are the timings of the monthly coaching calls like?
Coaching calls happen twice every month. First Tuesday of the month at 3:00 p.m. Eastern / Noon Pacific / 8:00 p.m. UKThird Thursday of the month at 10:30 a.m. Eastern / 7:30 a.m. Pacific / 3:30 p.m. Eastern We host 2 calls each month: 3 PM Eastern on first Tuesday 10:30 AM Eastern on the third Thursday … [Read more...]
How can you get companies to hire you?
The system we teach involves copywriters reaching out to companies—not the other way around. This way, our students remain in complete control of their careers. We've learned that it's so much more effective to go out and find opportunities, instead of waiting passively for companies to come to us! Here's some more information on how to find work: Why Business Owners WANT … [Read more...]
Why did you name your company Filthy Rich Writer?
To us, being "filthy rich" means having a job you love, doing it well, and being paid well for what you do. And that's exactly what we teach people every day. But we know our company name doesn't appeal to everyone. Here's why we're not worried about that at all: … [Read more...]
Why do you teach copywriting?
First of all, most of our team members don't teach *instead* of writing copy—we teach *and* write. We truly enjoy working with clients and producing great copy. And we also love helping others learn the art of copywriting and helping them build their businesses! Here's a longer explanation if you'd like to read it: … [Read more...]