The world's third-oldest profession?

don’t know for certain.

People still don’t believe me.

“So, what do you do?” they ask.

“I write emails, and I help other people write emails.”

Blank stare.

“Huh?”

It makes no sense to them.

What I probably should say is that I’m a writer and writing coach.

And the type of writing I specialize in is the kind that prompts people to take very specific actions.

Like buying things.

“Aahhh,” they would say.

You see, the ability to lead people…to guide people…to persuade people with the written word…

…It’s one of the oldest “valuable” skillsets around.

Maybe it’s the world’s third-oldest profession? I don’t know for certain.

Nowadays, the application of that skill is writing emails, or social media posts, or sales pages,

And you can use the skillset yourself, or rent it out to others for big bucks.

The ability to write, and impact people’s behaviors and beliefs is the ability to write your own check.

It’s a skillset worth pursuing.

And you can do it the way I did, through trial and error, mistakes, struggle, learning the hard way over many years…

…Or you can pay for shortcuts.

Either way works, it just depends on how quickly you want to be good.

Which reminds me,

Land Your First Client In 5 Steps

Freelance Writers:

  • Tired of getting paid per hour (or worse, per word?)

  • Still relying on inconsistent word-of-mouth referrals?

  • Ready to step off the freelancer hamster wheel?

Then you’re in luck! 

  • Craft an irresistible offer

  • Charge premium prices

  • Land your first $5,000 client

Anyways, best of luck to you, whatever path you choose.

Have a great week,

Greg

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