My Portfolio

Below are some selected writing samples from my overall portfolio. Please note that these samples represent only a very small selection of my work. If you’re interested in receiving a customized list of links to content that aligns with the subject matter of your brand’s blog, feel free to get in touch.

Tools & Productivity

Email helps us connect, communicate, and collaborate, but those benefits often come at the expense of productivity. To reclaim your time, automate your inbox. Here are the tips, tools, and templates you need to get started.

Mind maps make it easier to break down big goals into actionable tasks. They jumpstart your creativity, help you generate and capture ideas, and let you weigh multiple options so you can make the best possible decisions.

I’ve used Agile to launch six major website projects, plan a wedding, and move across the country. If you’re looking for a way to accomplish more—and feel more accomplished—get to know the basics of Agile prioritization.

Filters let you create rules for how Gmail handles incoming email. These rules tell Gmail how to manage your email for you, letting you automate the process of organizing your inbox. Here’s how to set them up.

Marketing & Growth

If you find the Google Analytics interface slightly overwhelming or are concerned that you are not getting the most value when analyzing reports, take a step back and make sure you have your system set up properly.

Developers, architects, and engineers are the primary audience for tech brands. If content doesn’t cater to their needs, they won’t recommend your solution. Here’s how to create content for your true audience.

After doing a deep dive analysis of SimpleReach’s dataset for 2017, we discovered three major trends that are worth considering as you plan your future branded content strategies. Here’s what they mean for branded content buyers and sellers in 2018 and beyond.

Business & Technology

Most professionals work Monday through Friday from 9 to 5. But why is that? Is it a magic number that leads to productivity in the workplace and happiness at home, or a carryover from manufacturing’s heyday?

Mitigating the risks of IT projects is no small task. In fact, it’s really a lot of work. But the outcome is improved project success rates, ROI, and team morale—making all of the hard work worth it in the end.

Spoke is a one-stop-shop for employee support. Learn how it helps employees in 11 different departments provide better service to their coworkers while also increasing their own productivity.

Artificial intelligence handles mundane and repetitive tasks across the organization, freeing up employees to exercise creativity, solve complex problems, and focus on getting impactful work done.

Careers & Freelancing

Launching a career as a freelance writer requires dedication—there will be times when it feels like you’re chasing a pipe dream. But if you stick with it and follow a few best practices, that dream may become your reality.

Burnout is an actual psychological disorder caused by chronic stress. Unchecked, it leads to depression, detachment, and even heart disease and stroke. Here’s how to determine if your job-related stress has progressed to the point of burnout.

LinkedIn and Glassdoor are great places to search for jobs—if the companies you’re interested in post positions there. But what about companies that use lesser-known job boards or only post openings on their websites?

Even if you aren’t an experienced designer, you can easily build a creative resume using online resume software. Here’s how to create an infographic, video, interactive, or well-formatted text resume.