Turn Your Big Ideas into a Life-Changing Essay

Write the most valuable piece you've ever written — in two weeks — without getting stuck.

Justin Mikolay

with

Justin Mikolay

Executive Sales Director, Avpro; Former Co-Founder of a venture-backed company

A pattern of wavy dots

In this course, you'll work directly with Justin Mikolay to craft a pristine essay only you can write.


You'll distill your experience into a killer piece of cornerstone content, and you'll surround yourself with creators holding you accountable to succeed.

See what people are saying

        Justin is world-class at what he does: help you build. He has the ability to condense your messy ideas into crystals by the end of every session.
Aadit Sheth
Aadit Sheth
Instructor, Maker's Mark
        This is a masterclass in building, packaging, and selling your knowledge into a digital deliverable. I went from thinking I had no specialized knowledge to churning out an entire book. If you want to learn how to move from selling your time to storing effort in a digital asset, Justin’s course is for you.
Alice Lemée
Alice Lemée
Writer, Author & Freelancer
        Justin has a keen ability to extract structure and clarity from huge amounts of disparate information. The result: a polished version of your worldview, ready for logical consumption by anyone.
Jack Butcher
Jack Butcher
Founder and CEO, Visualize Value, and Creator, "Build Once, Sell Twice"
        Justin helped me turn 50K words into 1 big idea that led to 5 execution-ready products AND I had 20 new friends cheering me on. Impossible to fail. Sign up now.
Justin Zack
Justin Zack
Curriculum Content Curator, Ship30for30
        Justin is the best writer and summarizer I know. If you want to improve your odds in the info product business, I'd take everything he's offering. And that's what I'm doing myself too.
Daniel Vassallo
Daniel Vassallo
Creator, "The Good Parts of AWS" and "Everyone Can Build a Twitter Audience"
        This is a true multiplier. Justin does a great job of engaging with his students. You not only learn the 10x model but you, yourself put it into action while being coached during the course.
Michael Hoffman
Michael Hoffman
Creator, Destination Investing
A pattern of wavy dots
Join an upcoming cohort

The 10x Writing Bootcamp

Cohort 7
$1500 USD
Dates
May 30 - June 10, 2022
Application Deadline
May 29, 2022

Who is this course for

01

Breakout Creators

You want to distill your knowledge and establish your unique point of view online.

02

Digital Entrepreneurs

You want to publish a digital asset that brings you unlimited opportunities.

03

Busy Professionals

You want your published work to make you a force in your field.

This Course Includes

Live Interactive Workshops

Learn a step-by-step method to publish world-class essays and posts.

Tools, Templates, & Worksheets

Get everything you need to improve your writing by an order of magnitude.

One-on-One Coaching and Feedback

Incorporate direct track change edits and suggestions from your instructor and fellow students.

Powerhouse Community

Join accountability groups and a network of talented, engaged peers.

Polished Instruction

Apply distilled learnings from detailed course modules and presentations.

An All-Star Guest Speaker

Learn the craft from a stand-out creator. Previous guests include Jack Butcher, Daniel Vassallo, Steph Smith, Arvid Kahl, Sahil Lavingia, and more.

Meet your instructor

Justin Mikolay
Justin Mikolay

Justin has developed and channeled the big ideas of interesting people for the past 15 years. He's written hundreds of talking points, articles, speeches, and essays at the highest levels of government, at a Silicon Valley unicorn, and as an independent creator.


Justin has partnered with top creators like Jack Butcher, Daniel Vassallo, and Sahil Lavingia to turn their ideas into content worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.


Justin was a Director of Communication and speechwriter to senior U.S. officials, including the 26th Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, 23rd Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, and 4th Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and Commander of U.S. Central Command GEN (Ret.) David Petraeus.


He has served as a certified nuclear engineer aboard a U.S. Navy fast-attack submarine.

Course syllabus

01

Workshop 1: The Framework for Cornerstone Content

You'll learn to structure content that cuts through the noise, hooks readers, and establishes an unforgettable brand.

02

Workshop 2: How the Greatest Writers Succeed

You'll dissect some of the greatest essays ever written and practice applying their tactics to your own content.

03

Workshops 3: Tips from the Professionals

You'll discover the hidden tricks of the trade that the best online creators use to capture the attention of the internet.

04

Workshops 4-6: Live Feedback

You'll improve your essay with actionable advice through well-structured group feedback sessions.

05

Private Coaching

You'll elevate your essay by working with professional editors dedicated to making your essay reach its fullest potential.

A pattern of wavy dots
Join an upcoming cohort

The 10x Writing Bootcamp

Cohort 7
$1500 USD
Dates
May 30 - June 10, 2022
Application Deadline
May 29, 2022

The Bootcamp Successor to the 10x Creator Course

Learning is better with cohorts

Learning is better with cohorts
Active learning, not passive watching

This course focuses on live workshops and hands-on projects

Learn in public

You’ll be learning in public through breakout rooms and an engaged community

Build with a cohort of peers

Surround yourself with like-minded people who want to grow alongside you

Cost

$1500 USD
A pattern of wavy dots
Join an upcoming cohort

The 10x Writing Bootcamp

Cohort 7
$1500 USD
Dates
May 30 - June 10, 2022
Application Deadline
May 29, 2022