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Quala Hemingway

Freelance Content Writer & Blog Writer

Location:Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
2 Skills
I am motivator and self starter who is always looking for room to grow and develop would describe me. I have strong management and leadership skills with a demonstrated history of working in retail and the freelance writing industry. I received my Bachelor of Arts in English from Coastal Carolina University and my certification in Social Marketing through Hootsuite Academy.


Verbal & Written Communication, Content Marketing, Creative Writing, Blogging,
Editing, Social Media Marketing, Travel Writing, Leadership, Microsoft Office,
Wordpress, Blogspot, Customer Service, Public Speaking


I Journi Blog, Chief Editor
December 2010- present

-Develop blog content calendar for weekly posting
-Manage social media engagements and interactions
-Develop marketing content for blog and social media platforms
-Edit and approve all content for all I Journi platforms

Coach Inc , Associate Manager
April 2015 - PRESENT, Smithfield, NC

-Division of responsibility is sales and service and human resources:
-Maximize store productivity and profitability by leading associates on the sales-floor through
goal setting, team building and using best selling techniques
-Lead by example and stand as a mentor for all team members
-Use Verbal and Written Communication with team to stay up to-date on tasks, business of
operations, and need to know information.
-Recruit new talent based on the needs of the store
-Update fashion & trend board and stay up to-date with fashion brands and trends through
social media and publications
-Coach and train team on selling behaviors Coach’s Modern Luxury Selling Behaviors
-Write and deliver monthly touch bases with associates on metrics, best modern luxury
behaviors, wins and area of opportunities
-Write yearly reviews based on overall performance
-Audit Time and Attendance
-Complete evaluations of sales leader and sales associates
-Follow Up on all daily tasks to ensure understanding and completion

Coach Inc, Assistant Manager
May 2013 - April 2015, Myrtle Beach, SC

-Division of responsibility was sales and service
-Provided internal and external service to customers based on their needs
-Contributed to setting goals and holding team accountable for productivity standards
-Stayed customer focused on the sales floor through observation and coaching
-Maximized store productivity and profitability by assisting in team building and staff
development, goal setting and by ensuring compliance with all Coach standards

Fuel Interactive, Intern
June 2012 - August 2012, Myrtle Beach, SC

-Developed and managed web content for special events throughout the Grand Strand area
of Myrtle Beach, SC
-Edited existing website content for re usability and cohesiveness for
-Created web content for upcoming local events, Freelance Writer & Social Media Marketing
June 2013-November 2013, Remote

-Wrote articles on upcoming young stars
-Social Media Marketing and Communication through Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
-Interacted and responded to readers on social media
-Created posts for Black Celeb Kids’ Cute Kids Instagram posts on Mondays


Coastal Carolina University
Bachelor of Arts, English
August 2012, Conway,SC


Social Marketing
Hootsuite Academy
April 28, 2020

The Social Marketing Certification indicates competency and proficiency in the tactical applications of the essential elements of social marketing, including social media strategy, community building, content marketing and social media advertising.
Skills (2) Rating
Content Writing
Blog Writing