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I'M ASHLYN

I hook up women with words as a conversion copywriter and launch strategist. Even while raking in more than 7-figures since I've been at it, I believe working from a place of rest (not hustle) IS possible—and I want the same for you.
 
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Reading Time: 6 Minutes Perhaps it’s misleading to title this “work-life balance tips” … because here’s the tea. I don’t believe in work-life balance. At least, not in that phrase-ology. To me, it makes it sound as if work is separate from life—and I believe that if you view your work as a calling, it’s a labor of love. […]

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Work-Life Balance Tips | 4 Steps to Take More Time Off

Reading Time: 7 Minutes Curious about how to be more productive at work? Well, you have a lot of superpowers, but making more time is NOT one of them. Today I want to share with you some of my go-to productivity hacks, both as a small business owner and a work-from-home mom! Sprinkled in here are a few of […]

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Productivity

How to Be More Productive at Work: 7 Habits for Creatives

Reading Time: 5 Minutes Let’s talk about how to book more clients with your inquiry response. It’s one of the VERY first impressions that you have on your potential clients, so it’s important you nail it, right? Today, I want to share with you how I recommend responding to inquiries with a solid email template. I wax poetic about […]

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Copywriting Tips

Book More Clients: 4 Secrets to Convert Inquiries with Your Email Template

Reading Time: 9 Minutes Let’s talk about tips to be more creative as an entrepreneur or artist: how to get inspired, think outside the box, and “do it different(ly).” 😉 I hesitated to blog about this, but it’s been on my mind for weeks, so here goes nothing! Learning HOW to think and be creative is a part of […]

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Business Tips

Tips to Be More Creative as an Entrepreneur or Artist

Reading Time: 6 Minutes July and a Powersheets review is here! Y’all, I love this month—I hung up the stars and stripes banner yesterday over the mantle, started re-watching the Founding Fathers documentary series on the History Channel, and already put my 6-mo.-old Tal through a test-run in his American flag smocked outfit: we ready. Bring on the watermelon, […]

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Goal Setting

Powersheets Progress: June Recap & July Goals

Reading Time: 3 Minutes Well, here come the growing pains. 😉 After some careful consideration and (maybe a little too much) thinking, we need more hands on deck around here: I’m thrilled to announce that Ashlyn Writes is hiring again! We are a tiny but mighty team of all-remote mamas, sister-friends and big believers in working from a place […]

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We’re Hiring! | Apply to be our AW Customer Delight Manager

Reading Time: 8 Minutes Today, we’re doing a tour of my new home office setup … WHOOP! We just finished my very first non-spare bedroom studio, and I’m SO excited to show it to you. I work from home as a conversion copywriter for creatives and brand strategist, I do a LOT of client work, a TON of writing, […]

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Business Tips

My NEW Space: How to Setup Your Dream Home Office

Reading Time: 4 Minutes My ability to close sales—even with packages and service prices going up—has skyrocketed the past year. I sold about $16.5k of services in one day … pretty sure I had poop and spit up on me, so I was so proud. So, what’s the secret? There are a few things involved, but one is sending […]

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Business Tips

How to Set Up and Send the Perfect Proposal in Honeybook

Reading Time: 2 Minutes Ughhhhh. I coulda* talked to Madison of The Fearless Chase Podcast for hours. *Coulda is an Alabamaism that definitely doesn’t pass most of my editing tests, but I’m feeling spicy tonight. I was thrilled to get to tell Madison what it’s been like coming back from maternity leave, retrace my path to building my business, […]

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Press

The Fearless Chase Podcast Interview | How to Write Copy that Actually Converts

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I lean on templates like WHOA: I’m a one-woman show. I don’t say “we” in my marketing. Because, well, my German Shepherds don’t count. It’s honestly just me, and I’m quite passionate about sticking to a normal work schedule.

To do that, I have to have “pretend secretaries.”

The easiest? Templates.

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4 Types of Templates for Stationers & Calligraphers (+ My Email Templates & Calligraphy Contract Template!)

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