expert-led course

Ready, Set, Write! 202

Taught by the acclaimed author, and former Disney executive, Catherine Connors

When does it start?

Soon!

Next course starts
April 25, 2022
We’re busy organising our next cohort, so register your interest today to be notified!
More dates available!

How long is it?

6 weeks

What's included?

6 weeks

Of instruction and much more!
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How will I fit it in?

It’s async

Our asynchronous classes fit your busy life so you can learn when and where you want.

How much is it?

$600

Is this for me?

Yes.

Do you want to be a published author?

With a distinguished scholar, entrepreneur, and visionary writer as your guide, you can finally turn your rough draft into a tour de force.

So you’ve created a daily writing habit . . . Now what?

It’s time to take your writing to the next level. This masterclass in writing picks up where Ready, Set, Write! 101 leaves off. Now that you are writing daily, it’s time to zero in on your next project.

With just two hours a week, one of North America’s most recognized writers, Catherine Connors will instruct you on how to take your side project from a rough draft to publication.

You bring your unpolished work, and we’ll provide an award-winning instructor with decades of experience, a community of writers to help you hone your craft, and the structure you need to bring your project to life.

 Your future as a published author is waiting for you.

What’s
included

Do you have a project that lives inside your laptop for free? It’s time to polish it off and share it with the world.

This course will take you from writer’s block to writing around the clock in just 6 weeks.


  • 12+ hours of instruction and office hours from Catherine Conners (valued at over $5,000)
  • Live office hours to connect directly with Catherine Connors for personalized weekly feedback on your project
  • A customized plan for completing your project on your dream timeline
  • Specific strategies used by the pros to hone in on your project
  • Collaborative reviews of your draft and peer-to-peer feedback
  • Step by step plan for the publication and distribution of your project
  • Guest lecturers that include experts in the industry and coaches tailored to the group’s needs 
  • Free annual membership to the ChairmanMe community valued at over $120
  • 6 weeks of active and engaging, online instruction that fits your busy schedule

Ready, Set, Write! 202

$600
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Next course starts soon!
Next course starts
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Meet
the instructors
Catherine Connors

Catherine Connors

A writer and social theory scholar whose academic work looked at storytelling as a force for shifting cultural perspectives on women and girls. Catherine was a pioneer in the first big wave of women’s online storytelling, with her award-winning blog Her Bad Mother, (named one of TIME Magazine's 25 Best Blogs in 2012). She went on to become Editor in Chief and Head of Content for The Walt Disney Company’s interactive division, overseeing its entire online portfolio and stewarding a community of leading digital storytellers. She has personally mentored dozens of practicing and aspiring writers, and stewarded the storytelling of showrunners, screenwriters, graphic novelists, memoirists, and scholars. The co-author of the critically acclaimed The Feminine Revolution, Catherine’s upcoming publications and works-in-progress include Citizen Princess: Femininity, Leadership, and the Cultural Politics of Gender, a children’s television script, and a YA novel.

"I took this course because I wanted to revive my blog, and I DID!! I shared my first new post on LinkedIn and got 15k views, 250+ reactions. Totally didn’t expect it, and wouldn’t have happened without this course."

-ChairmanMe Member


"I have been using the frameworks in my professional writing as well as my personal writing. The course was a fantastic kick in the ass for me - something really did unlock for me too. Thinking of it all as “the work” - such a helpful shift in my mindset that changed my whole worldview re: my practice."

Melinda

“Ready, Set, Write! really freed me to feel that I am a storyteller. That my stories are valuable. I finished a story that has been in me for most of my adult life. Then I had the amazing experience of reading it to the class. The encouragement I got was incredible."

Carol

‟I already had 30,000 words towards a book, but this brought me so much inspiration to work better each day, reorganize, added WAY more heart, and haven't stopped writing every day since starting RSW!”

ChairmanMe Member

‟The content was really one of a kind. I felt like I couldn't find that diversity of content in one place, not in any books, or any podcast. It was just a great lens to immerse myself into.”

Anne
Step by step guide
to take your project from rough draft to publisher's desk
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6 weeks

Each week is packed with the tools you need to level up your writing game, including:

Instruction on how to tap into your best writing using the tactics and tips from veteran writers

One-on-one opportunities and groups opportunities for review and collaboration

Individualized weekly feedback and coaching from award-winning authors as you workshop your project

Battle tested strategies the top writers use to get past roadblocks and setbacks in writing 

Collaboration on your draft from peers and leaders in the publishing industry including drop-in cowriting sessions

Step-by-step instruction for carrying out your custom program for distribution and publication of your first work

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