Kirsten Barker

Freelance Writer & Photographer

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Location:Lihue, Hawaii, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kirstenbarker
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Upbeat, personable business professional with a successful 17-year track record
of advanced customer relations. Expressly enjoys learning about new technology
and where it can be implemented. Constantly testing myself through numerous
channels of interests such as writing, art and computer instruction. Diplomatic
and tactful with professionals and non-professionals at all levels. Accustomed
to handling sensitive, confidential records for High level Executives.
Demonstrated history of producing great leads.

Quick and very adaptable to changing environments while still being able to maintain a sense of humor under pressure. Poised and competent with demonstrated ability to easily
transcend cultural differences.

Skills Summary

~ Writing Articles and Copy
~ Customer Service
~ Business phone etiquette
~ Written Correspondence
~ General Office Skills
~ Computer Savvy
~ Retail Sales
~ Telemarketing
~ Marketing & Sales
~ Conflict management
~ Creative Writing



Professional Experience:

Customer Service/Marketing/Problem Solving

~ Working front of the house operations and providing impeccable customer
service:
~ Providing help and encouragement required to seal the deal
~ Marketing IT events for High level CEOs, CFOs and business owners with a
high percentage of leads
~ Creating unique content for the Internet

Internet and website management

~ Manage all aspects of day-to-day operations as website owner
~ Finances: accounts payable/receivable, invoicing, insurance billing,
budgeting.
~ Updating and maintaining records of various types.
~ Implementing and using various marketing strategies

Writing

~ Writes articles for sites such as Demand Studios, Break Studio, Associated Content and Wordgigs

~ Content Writer for Merchantcircle.com



Employment History

Demand Media
Writer & Title Selector for eHow, eHow Home and Garden, Livestrong, Motley Fool and GardenGuides.com
2009 - Present

SI Marketing, OHIO
Marketing Representative, 2008 to 2010

Macy's, LIHUE, Hawaii
Customer Service, 2005 to 2009

GRAND HYATT RESORT AND SPA KAUAI POIPU, HAWAII
Customer Service, 1995 to 2005

Sample Published Materials

http://www.ehow.co.uk/about_6401525_rose-care-aphids.html

http://www.ehow.com/list_6522307_yagimitsu-tools-bonsai.html

http://www.ehow.com/list_6518733_online-garden-ideas.html

http://www.ehow.com/how_6509220_install-line-homelite-weed-wacker.html

http://www.ehow.com/list_6516728_plants-children_s-garden.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/5-best-travel-gadgets.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/10-best-iphone-apps-learning-french.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/how-remove-oil-stains-carpet.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/how-wash-silk-duvet.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/how-make-shrimp-shu-mai.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/10-best-beaches-snorkeling-hawaii.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/10-best-iphone-apps-photography.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/how-make-mary-pickford-cocktail.html

http://www.mademan.com/mm/10-best-iphone-apps-cooking.html
Skills (2) Rating
Writing
Photography