Lin

Freelance Blog Writer & Content Writer

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Location:London, Ontario, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/linparkin
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Website Content Creator, PR Specialist, CSR Professional

Lin Parkin
linparkin@yahoo.ca

Employment:

Voices.com
Customer Care Specialist 2007 - Present
Public Relations Manager: 2010 – 2011
Contributing Writer: 2007 - 2011
London, ON

http://blogs.voices.com/press/ - Writer
http://www.voiceovertimes/com - Writer, Editor, Publisher
http://blogs.voices.com/voxdaily/ - Contributing Writer

Write, publish and distribute press releases and daily articles with SEO
Write and edit VOpedia pages
Write, edit, and distribute quarterly e-newsletter to business affiliates
Nurture relationships with affiliates
Monthly ‘content calls’ for podcasts, video, and guest blogging opportunities
Seek and schedule interviews, speaking engagements, and awards for the company, employees, and executives
Commenting on industry blogs and participating in industry forums
Seek out web, radio, magazine and television interviews for executives
Contributing content for Vox Daily, Voice Over Times, and associated websites
Customer Care Management: sales, support, service, technical assistance, Live Chat, telephone support, email support, case support, Website Optimizations and Profile Reviews

Travel Professionals International
Certified Travel Consultant: Home-based
Certified RBC Travel Insurance Agent
Self Employed: 2005 – 2007
London, ON

Leisure Travel Consultant; assisted clients in person, by telephone, and online
Destination research
Travel bookings, cancellations and travel insurance
Travel documents processed through Sabre Vacations and direct with wholesale suppliers
Attended numerous industry conferences, seminars, and workshops
Certified Royal Bank of Canada Travel Insurance Agent: sales, consulting, payment processing

The Book Company
Sales Associate: 2001 – 2003
Vancouver, BC

Sales, Customer Service, Cashier, Book Restocking, Section Management, Shipping Receiving, Orders, Online Orders, Answer Telephone, Bank Deposits, Closing and Opening Duties

Education:

Travel Professionals International (TPI) Certificate
Intensive Travel Business Training
Winnipeg, MB - May 2004

Floral Arranging Certificate
Vancouver Continuing Education
Vancouver, BC - 2001 and 2002

Quite Secondary School, O.S.S.D
Contributing writer for school newspaper
Belleville, ON – 1997

KSAOs (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):
Customer Service
Online Marketing
Search Engine Optimization
Social Media Networking
Public Relations
Professional
Poised
Organized
Personable
Detail-oriented
Time management
Communication
Independent
Interpersonal
Individualistic
Team player
Strong research skills
Strong computer skills
Strong knowledge of social media
Ambitious
Reliable
Skills (2) Rating
Blog Writing
Content Writing