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- Bootcamp Syllabus (PDF)
Live coaching call access information
|Module 1||Beyond Niche: Discovering Your Clients|
The fastest route to freelance success is focusing your business on specific clients (NOT taking all comers). We'll analyze your experience and interests to choose a niche — and then, to pinpoint exactly the type of clients you should approach.
|Unit 1||Kickoff Webinar - Avoid the Top 7 Mistakes of New Freelance Writers|
|Unit 2||Lesson 1 - Beyond Niche: Discovering Your Clients|
|Unit 3||4-Step Checklist Inventory Worksheet: A Guide to Your Best Niches|
|Unit 4||Live Q&A Replay|
|Unit 5||Lesson 1 Homework - Beyond Niche: Discovering Your Clients.|
|Module 2||Your Online Presence: LinkedIn Mastered|
To start attracting your ideal prospects, we'll create a LinkedIn profile to serve as your online home for this launch. You'll learn what to put on each element of your LinkedIn, and how to impress — even as a newbie.
|Unit 1||Lesson 2 - Your Online Presence: LinkedIn Mastered|
|Unit 2||Handout: Free Resources for Finding / Editing Images & Photos|
|Unit 3||Handout: LinkedIn Profile Mastery for Freelance Writers|
|Unit 4||Live Q/A Replay: Module 2|
|Unit 5||Lesson 2 Homework - Your Online Presence: LinkedIn Mastered|
|Module 3||Build Your Network & Get Referrals|
Learn how to get clients contacting you for writing work! You'll discover easy steps to quickly build a large network — and scripts for exactly how to ask them to refer you clients who need your writing services.
|Unit 1||Lesson 3 - Build Your Network & Get Referrals|
|Unit 2||Handout: LinkedIn Referral Scripts|
|Unit 3||Handout: How to get 1,000s of LinkedIn Connections|
|Unit 4||Homework: Grow your LinkedIn network + write your custom referral script|
|Unit 5||Live Q/A Replay: Module 3|
|Module 4||Pitch and Get Hired: Templates and Your Style|
|We’ll deliver templates to use with first free-sample or paid clients|
|Unit 1||Lesson 4 – Pitch and Get Hired: Templates and Your Style|
|Unit 2||Handout: Find Your First Freelance Writing Client With These 7 Pitch Templates|
|Unit 3||Live Q/A Replay|
|Unit 4||Lesson 4 Homework - Pitch and Get Hired: Templates and Your Style|
|Unit 5||Bonus: Live Q/A Replay|