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Office Hours: Copywriting Strategies (Online Class)

General Assembly

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EST)

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Office Hours: Copywriting Strategies

Tuesday, February 11th   5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST

Bassam Tarazi, Founder, Colipera


Whether you’re writing emails to your mailing list, preparing a pitch for prospective investors, or thinking of your next marketing campaign, a good copywriting strategy is vital in getting people to believe in your vision and product.


In this session of Office Hours, hear from expert copywriter Bassam Tarazi as he dispenses info on crafting your marketing text.


We’ll start by replaying a copywriting class from our library at 5:00 PM. Then at 6:00 PM, join Bassam live as he answers any and all wordsmithing questions you may have.

To have your question asked live on camera, email online@ga.co with the subject line “Question for Bassam” with your name and hometown. You can also leave a message for Bassam at (347) 766-3179.Introduce yourself, ask your question, and (hopefully) we’ll play it online. We’ll do our best to answer as many questions during the live stream as possible.


Takeaways:

  • Consider word choice.

  • Write compelling metaphors.

  • Identify areas for improvement in your own copy.


Prerequisites:

Watch “Three Copywriting Strategies for Founders and Marketers” and come to Office Hours prepared with your questions.

Bassam Tarazi is the creator of a motivational framework called Colipera, which utilizes the notion of collective inspiration and personal accountability and he conducts goal-setting classes, group Colipera sessions, and one on one coaching through his 5-9 Maximization program. Additionally, he is the author of The Accountability Effect, the creator of the online goal-setting course called: Ready. Set. Finish, a co-founder of the Brooklyn-based Nomading Film Festival, and the co-creator of Magnet, a networking event that creates relationships and connects ideas. Bassam has been to 43 countries, has worked as a nuclear engineer at Pearl Harbor, holds a Mechanical Engineering Degree and a Green MBA, is a LEED AP, a certified Carbon Reduction Manager and used to be the Director of Operations of Omnibuild.


 

TO VIEW THIS LIVESTREAM: We'll send a link to the email address you used to secure your ticket, 30 minutes prior to the start time. Be sure to check your inbox (and your spam folder).

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Our Refund Policy: Plans change? We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at online@generalassemb.ly at least 5 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds or credits will be given after this timeframe.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2014 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EST)


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