Hot Copy E68: Copywriting in sickness and in health

A quote that says remember we're copywriters not brain surgeons.

“I feel so ill but I have deadlines to meet.” Sound familiar?

If you’ve ever experienced a nasty cold or flu, a face-slapping hangover because you forgot you’re not 20 or you have to step away from your business due to a planned stay in a hospital, your copywriting business needs to go on.

Or does it?

In this episode of the Hot Copy podcast, Kate and I talk about handling unexpected and planned illnesses and how to keep clients and your bank balance happy.

We dig into:

  • Kate and Belinda’s experience with planned and unplanned business outages
  • Our top 3 tips for helping your business survive unexpected illness
  • How you can prepare yourself and your business
  • Our sage advice to prevent major kerfuffles taking your business offline

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Let’s be real here..

Being a copywriter when you're ill be like



Happy listening!

Belinda and Kate (your Hot Copy hosts)

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