1999 - present
Writing on community news, entertainment, small business, green technology, parenting
and more for over 100 regional and small print publications, and hundreds of businesses
Events Coordinator, Farm Journal Media
May - November 2011
This part-time temporary position included cold calling magazine subscribers to book for
farming conferences, keeping client information organized in Excel, and inputting orders
into our computer systems. In addition, this position dealt with customer service,
processing payments and invoicing corporate clients.
2005 - 2007
As a blogger for b5media's Tech Channel, I was trained in SEO under the direction of
Darren Rowse (of Problogger fame). Posting was multiple times each day through
WordPress. While phased out during network restructuring, my topic did very well for a
new, niche topic with an average of 31,000 unique visitors each month.
Columnist, Twist & Shout
2001 - 2005
Monthly music, movie and book reviews.
Columnist, The Busy Freelancer
2000 - 2003
Monthly column, "Regional Reviews" dealt with regional parenting publications and their
currents needs, as well as general writing advice
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