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Bethany Cousins

Freelance Blog Writer & Article Writer

Location:Lockport, New York, United States
Phone: 716-201-1148
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Bethany Cousins


Developed and implemented the launching of numerous website endeavors, in a plethora of different niches, including Mommy Rantings.
Efficiently managed writers and content, multi-tasking, time management and project management are major strengths.
Rejuvenated websites with inventive content.
Social media and networking maven
Researched and wrote thousands of articles for internet marketing or information sharing and traffic inspiring, captivating blog posts, Harvard-style refernced research papers.
Associated Content, Yahoo! Finance, Cruzine and UrbanMommies writer.
Successful blog writer, both on Mommy Rantings, as well as several others.
Verssatile voice and style, which can vary to client’s desires.
Innovative resume re-writer, employee handbook developer, and business plan builder.
Top-notch editing and grammar skills for editing articles, e-books, essays, press releases, news articles, blog posts and more.
Exceptional organization and follow-though abilities; demonstrated ability to efficiently prioritize a broad range of responsibilities.
Special talent in interpersonal skills; able to work effectively with individuals on all levels, both in person and through phone calls and emails.
Confident professional communicator with strong presentation skills, both to superiors and to mentored writers and employees.
Expert computer skills; broad range of knowledge of computer software, including as well as hardware and network configuration, some html.

WRITING EXPERIENCE (Willing to provide online portfolio upon request)

October 2006-Current

Built blogs and websites from scratch, with a plethora of content management skills, including grooming writers, editing and proofreading, posting content and publishing.
Boost content to a higher standard - The ability to train and enhance the skills of writers, encouraging them to think outside of the box and come up with unique content. With the use of Microsoft Word's edit tracker, writers can easily see edits and understand what is expected.
Exceptional website content writer, with the ability to engage readers and keep them coming back for more
Freelance article writer, Associated Content and Ezine published writer
Immaculate article, e-book and other content editor, free of grammatical errors, and ready to publish
Re-writes for fantastic resumes
Provide assistance with updating employee handbooks and business plans or write them from scratch
Creation, development and management of own blog (, which includes my own posts as well as content from other contributors and guest bloggers. Daily posts added with html links and images. Redesigns performed routinely. Monitor site performance. Integrated with (and built up) Facebook and Twitter accounts.
Intelligent researcher and essay writer, able to produce A grade work
Exceptional writing skills to produce or improve business plans, handbooks, job descriptions, and send letters to clients.
Social media marketing skills and a sheer love for networking
HTML, XML and CSS coding abilities.


September 2008-September 2009 Tender Hearts Ministries
York, SC

Helped in every capacity that was needed at the thrift store

October 2007-September 2008 Tabernacle of Praise
York, SC
Bookkeeper, Sunday School Teacher

Managed finances for the church, including budget, deposits, and keeping track of tithes
Created, wrote, and edited the church bulletin and newsletter
Organized and planned the Sunday school program for the children; taught children of all ages the importance of God in their life


April 2007-June 2007 Applied Abatement Concepts
Kings Mountain, NC
Office personnel, temporary

Entered finances into new computer system
Researched problems and missing receipts
Other miscellaneous office responsibilities

March 2003-Oct 2006 Biddeford Animal Hospital
Biddeford, ME
Practice Manager

Managed, improved, and streamlined all aspects of business.
Tracked doctor production and average transaction and implemented strategies to improve.
Constructed and tracked yearly budget
Prepared A/R, A/P, payroll
Reconciled bank, Visa, Master Card, Care Credit statements.
Analyzed, evaluated, and improved profit and loss.
Monitored inventory-ordered drug and supplies; liaised with vendors and negotiated pricing and bulk-order specials.
Developed marketing program for services.
Established employee policy handbook, job descriptions, and training program.
Recruited, supervised, trained, and evaluated 17 employees.
Implemented weekly staff meetings; increased employee education and client services.
Maintained client relationships as well as resolved client complaints with ease.
Managed end-of-day, end of month, and end-of-year processing and reporting.
Created and maintained website.

2000-2001 Pest Control Products, Inc.
St. Louis, MO

Managed daily, monthly, and yearly functions of the store
Calculated daily, monthly, and yearly sales
Maintained customer relations
Recruited, supervised, and trained staff

1998-2000 Westminster Christian Academy
St Louis, MO
Staff Accountant

Temporarily filled in for absent business manager
Managed accounts receivable; student tuition accounts

1997-1998 Various temporary accounting agencies
St. Louis, MO

Accountants On Call
Account Executive Search

Companies worked for through temp agencies:

Eck Adams
Hussman Corp.
Givaudian Roure
Nine West
Falcon Technologies
Trans World Airlines
First Bank


Member, Veterinary Hospital Manager’s Association, 2005, 2006, 2007
Member, Veterinary Practice Manager’s Network 2005, 2006
Skills (2) Rating
Blog Writing
Article Writing