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From Part-Time Copywriter to Empire Builder


Wednesday, October 18, 2023


Ray Edwards

Amanda Foust is a shining example of someone who turned their passion into a profitable business. Her love of writing inspired her to learn a skill that she's used to build TWO successful businesses — Copywriting.

She'll explain how important copywriting has been in BOTH of her businesses (including the one that has nothing to do with writing). Because, as she puts it, "I just don't know how you sell otherwise."

Click below to listen or watch my conversation with Amanda Foust.


  • ​Thank God for teachers
  • ​Understanding the importance of framing and presentation in copywriting is crucial for success
  • ​Focus on finding "the whos" (the right people) to help, rather than getting caught up in the details.
  • ​Amanda became a certified, high-performance coach after being inspired by receiving coaching in college.
  • ​Give us some numbers...Amanda talks about the growth of her company, Homegrown, going from part-time work to achieving six-figure earnings and retiring their husband within five years
  • ​Knowing how to write good copy (or partnering with someone who can) is crucial for success​
  • ​AI-generated copy still needs human help to be more than mediocre
  • Coaches help people navigate imposter syndrome, loneliness, and lack of clarity by focusing on time management, productivity, and finding meaning in their work
  • Creating a community for learning is more effective than just offering a course
  • ​AI For Copywriters can help improve your marketing and learn to use AI as a tool to amplifiy your own voice, not replace it​


  • Wake Up To Your Life - Want to learn more about Amanda's coaching and other services? Check out her brand new site

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Ray Edwards

Ray Edwards is a world-renowned copywriter and communications strategist, writing for some of the most powerful voices in leadership and business including New York Times bestselling authors Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen (Chicken Soup for the Soul) and Tony Robbins. Ray is a sought-after speaker and author, hosts a popular weekly podcast, and blogs at


Hi, I'm Ray Edwards

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I teach thought leaders, entrepreneurs, and business owners how to write the words that sell their products, services, and ideas.



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