Feedback from Copywriting for Journalists:"It's hard, having worked in the competitive field of journalism throughout my career, to know my true financial worth as a writer. In the few short hours of this course, I gained the confidence to appreciate that I am worth so much more than I thought."
"During lockdown, (and since) Jackie inspired, motivated, energised and entertained a group of professional speakers every Friday morning. Although she was not the host every week, she always had something planned for our virtual coffee mornings! She is engaging and professional, sharing a wealth of knowledge and expertise online." Ruth Fogg on LinkedIn
"Thanks for the great training Jackie. You're my new guru. My husband would be rich if he had a pound for every time I say 'Jackie told me that...'" Lisa Williams on LinkedIn
"A really enjoyable and engaging course with 2 knowledgeable and experienced trainers. Would definitely recommend for those that are new to writing adverts and those who need to undo bad habits!"Andy Page, Arriva "The structure of the course was fantastic, it was interactive even though it was on zoom and I have managed to take … Continue reading Copywriting for Recruiters
"I did your Copywriting for Journalists course back in January and it’s helped me so much (and was certainly more fun than my online Speed Awareness course which also took up a day of my time that month!)" Lisa Williams, Uppercase Digital
Comments about yesterday's full-day Zoom course (I run it monthly on behalf of Journalism.co.uk): "This is a really good course that gave a solid introduction to copywriting. It had a good grounding in the skills needed to be an effective copywriter, the thinking behind creating good copywriting, what it is, what it isn't. The course … Continue reading Copywriting for Journalists
"I knew Jackie Barrie was great with words, but then she turned her attention to my, um, stuckness, with, you know, not knowing what to say or how to say it. And a short while later Jackie helped me see what I was doing, how to position and how to wow my clients with something … Continue reading Unstuck
About the pre-recorded version of my Copywriting for Journalists course: “Banging course and brilliant presenter – very engaging. I really like the course because it gives practical examples and workthroughs, so you feel you've got your money’s worth. Very rare you get the trainer showing how they would have done it, which, in my view, … Continue reading “Banging course”
A client used some of our copy on their current site and told me they have “already had an increase in inbound enquiries”. They’re still working on the new site design which will incorporate *all* the new copy. "Thank you Jackie, It hits the brief perfectly." "Bingo, Thanks Jackie. I think they nail it."
Feedback from the full-day Zoom course I deliver on behalf of Journalism.co.uk. "A thoroughly enjoyable course, worth every penny. I now feel a lot more confident in adding 'copywriting' to the services I offer as a freelancer. She's also a great source of tips and advice." Liz Jones "It was useful to have the time … Continue reading Copywriting for Journalists