Welcome to agoodwriteup – a freelance copywriting venture.
Within the last 5 years, I have worked with a variety of individual clients and organisations to ensure that their ideas for well-structured and creative writing are presented in a professional and inspiring manner to produce… agoodwriteup.
Whilst the services of agoodwriteup are wide-ranging and tailored to meet the needs of my clients, my values for this venture are constant, clear and based upon the fact that agoodwriteup is just me – and I’m proud of my work.
You can read a handful of testimonials for yourself through my website, or you can see what people have to say about my work on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
It’s the agoodwriteup philosophy that if an individual or organisation reveals mistakes or carelessness in their written representation, then it would be fair to doubt the true professionalism, care and pride in the product or service they claim to offer.
The services of agoodwriteup ensure that clients can avoid this common problem in a friendly, efficient and effective way.
Please enjoy browsing through my website, or follow me on social media @agoodwriteup to keep up to date with everything that’s going on in the world of Jo Watson, Grammar Geek.
The Girl Behind the Grammar..
Jo Watson. Bolton, North West England.
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What clients have to say about agoodwriteup..
We had been looking for quite some time for a partner to take our organisation’s story and turn it into something wonderful ,whilst maintaining the professionalism we must demonstrate, but also adding some real colour and flow to our work. Jo bounced into our office and we immediately knew we had something different. Jo’s process is made easy. The turnaround of her work is really quick and the output quality is really high. Everyone uses the word “partnership” flippantly these days, but the work between Kingdom and agoodwriteup became exactly that. Our words are precious to us, but Jo has taken them to a new level and made them precious to her as well. One very happy partner!
Jo is a fantastic writer and her expertly crafted work has made a big difference for our clients and our company, and helped potential customers engage with our material. Would definitely recommend!
A truly outstanding copywriter. An absolute pleasure to deal with and work with. A clear passion and professionalism shown that we should all strive to achieve. Jo was a clear choice for all of our professional copy and our ‘go to’ recommendation for all of our clients.
It’s easy to see why people go to Jo when they need help promoting either themselves or their ventures. Her bespoke writing style and warm professional manner always get the best out of each individual. Jo supported me with my PoleFunk business for several years, and has since done all she can to ensure that my public profile as an International Figure Competitor, Personal Trainer, Nutrition Adviser and Tanning Technician is sharp enough to get those sponsors and clients rolling in!
I’m never usually short of something to say but when it comes to writing it down it’s good to have a critical friend. Jo has always been there to rephrase, reword, remove a comma, add an apostrophe or change a spelling. She understands what I am trying to say and helps me to put it down on paper. Jo makes my words more accurate, engaging and powerful.
During our work together in Grenada at the Jason Roberts Foundation, Joanne was an excellent detailed and creative teacher whose presentation skills were the best I have seen. Her delivery to both children and teachers in a training environment were excellent. She looked to change the way teachers in thought about teaching practices and I would shout from the roof tops to recommend her to any other organisation.
Having worked with Joanne on a number of bespoke projects, the outcomes are always as desired; happy, engaged and challenged groups of children. Jo has helped provide activities that reinforce learning as fun and that have engaged dichotomous groups of pupils with a range of social and academic needs.
Joanne is an absolute pleasure to work with. When I first met her I was blown away at her openness, professionalism, work ethic and warmth. Jo greets everyone with the biggest smile which is backed up with confidence and a vast knowledge. Joanne gets results, on budget, on time and always with your objective in mind and achieved. I look forward to a continued relationship with Jo!
If I am ever lost for words then Jo is the person I go to! Jo has helped me many times in my professional career and personal life. She is very good at writing in a clear and concise way. She is also brilliant at re-writing existing text in a positive and engaging style. In addition, I have personally observed Jo working as a teacher on many occasions and she inspires me as well as the class in front her! I know she has made a difference to a lot of young people’s lives and changed their experience of education. I have often said that if I had children Jo would be the only person I would want to teach them. Jo has been a very supportive colleague and has become a great friend.
We have used Jo’s expertise in the fields of language and education in order to fully ensure that our products and services are reaching our target audience in schools effectively. She works quickly and efficiently and maintains great consultation with colleagues.
Joanne has presence that is for sure. I had an initial meeting for the book I was writing and she really put me at ease and guided me through all the points I needed to go through. As much as anybody may say they feel comfortable having somebody write about you is unnerving, but Joanne has a great gift to make me feel at ease – well recommended!
Jo has been working with RJF Associates Ltd and Ynot Aspire since 2014 and has provided a genuine passion for making a difference to the lives of young people through the use of language that empowers and connects them to the causes which matter most. As a working partner, Jo has always contributed honesty and passion to her work. Looking forward to working with agoodwriteup long into the future!
After retiring from football, suddenly dealing with the “real world” was fairly daunting, but I was lucky enough to be put into contact with Jo. With her guidance and vast experience in education (sports in particular), I was able to plan and organise the path I wanted my professional work to go down, and now I am fully confident of what I need to do to succeed away from football and market myself effectively. Not only is Jo extremly good at what she does, but her enthusiasm and personality makes her a delight to be around.
Five years after first working with Jo on a brilliant Teacher Training and Development programme that she set up and ran for the Foundation in Grenada, I have made a point of going to her to discuss all-things education and writing for our organisation. I trust Jo to give me an honest and professional opinion, and to do a great job of applying herself to the projects I want her involved in.
Girls Out Loud not only benefits from Jo’s brilliant writing skills, but also from her being one of our amazing Big Sister teenage girl mentors as well. I highly recommend Jo in whatever she puts her mind/hand to, having great confidence that she will deliver with passion, style, wit and success.
Do you want an edge? True attention to detail? New perspective on your content? Perhaps a burst of creativity? Jo can deliver. She has the skill to interpret what you’re trying to say and will bring your written words to life – not overlooking the fact that they will also be absolutely grammatically correct! Nothing gets past Jo. These days I find her lingering in the back of my mind when I write independently… “Jeez, I better pay attention to my work or she’ll have me!” Joking aside, Jo is professional, honest and extremely easy to work with. I will certainly be working with her for some time to come.
I am eternally grateful to Jo for helping me make my writing dreams become a reality. Whether you are looking for professional blogs or assistance in writing your books or lectures, I have no hesitation in recommending Jo. She is very professional and has a natural ability to understand and interpret your thoughts, and can put those ideas into words that your readers will relate to. I can honestly say if wasn’t for Jo’s professional guidance, I would not have over 100,000 people interacting daily with the written practices of my global movement, “Kindness Matters”! Thank you “Ghosty” for making my dreams a reality, and I look forward to starting my autobiography – along with many more books – with you.
Jo has worked extensively with all stakeholders within our school and community to write a series of very comprehensive reports for our website and promotional materials over the last few years. Her professionalism and approachability, along with her creative flair, have enabled her to form good relationships with a range of different people to produce ‘a good write up’ of whatever she gets involved in! Jo’s work ethic, as always, is highly commendable – thanks Jo!
What can I say about agoodwriteup? Talented, professional, reliable, outstanding… these are the first few words that spring to mind to answer that question. I am always astonished by Jo’s depth of knowledge about the best use of language, and her ability to draw the best out of people in this way. As a professional colleague of Jo’s over the years, I have been very grateful to have a person of such strength of character to advise and support me in my own development. Honest, thorough, encouraging and thoughtful… these are all traits I would use to describe Jo and her work. She is highly proficient and effective in project management and demonstrates leadership qualities that build impressive and positive relationships and work environments with clients and colleagues alike. Jo has helped me to adapt my own writing capabilities to promote deeper, original thinking, and has always suggested practices for my future development and application when I go these things alone. agoodwriteup is a phenomenon based around Jo’s intelligence and passion for her subjects, which combined with clearly organised and well-planned practices makes for a great recipe of success! I would highly recommend agoodwriteup to anyone who wants bright, enthusiastic and highly skilled professionalism.
Jo has been writing blogs to promote the Capstone Foster Care national brand for over a year now. Her writing is insightful, clever and often ‘laugh out loud’ funny. I’m never sure how she manages to gain such a wealth of imagination to write blogs with such fluency and frequency, but this is truly the sign of a talented writer. Jo is able to take otherwise fairly innocuous or indeed sensitive subjects and make these really come alive for the reader to engage them. Indeed, we have evidence that Jo’s blogs about fostering and everything to do with the process has led to a real spike in hits to our website, and will therefore be a key feature in ensuring that new leads sign up to become foster carers themselves with our organisation. Thank you Jo, your work is truly appreciated and valued by the national Capstone team.
Engaging Jo as our ghostwriter for our soon-to-be-published first book was a natural decision to make after being presented with many options. Her style is relaxing and reassuring, and her attention to detail really brings our story to life in a way we never imagined possible. Early on into our work, Jo had easily captured the essence of Mike’s achievements and his focus, and she fully understands and supports how our Speed of Sight charity will benefit from this book. It’s a pleasure to work with Jo and she’s certainly a best friend to hopeful writers. We have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending Jo’s services to anyone.