With Tracy A. Gill For the two decades that I've been in this business, agreeing on price always [has been] a stress for the copywriter as well as the [client]," explains Palm Desert, Calif.-based copywriter Chris Marlow. For Marlow, who also runs a copywriter's training program called The Copywriter's Coach, this issue is a double stressor as her students want to learn not only about direct response copy, but the copywriting business as well. Not content with anecdotal tales of how successful copywriters got that way, Marlow wanted something more scientific to share with her students. So throughout 2004, she surveyed nearly
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