Although Amanda is a very versatile writer that can fit a variety of needs, her specialties include personal development, career advancement, Gen Y, lifestyle design, personal finance, and green living.
Gen Y, Career Development, and Lifestyle Design
Grad Meets World
I am the sole editor, writer, and social media marketer for a personal development blog geared toward Gen Y as they enter into adulthood for the first time. Topics include health, personal finance, career development, and entrepreneurship.
Since it’s inception in December 2010, Grad Meets World has averaged 8,000 page views and a 65% monthly growth in visitors. Amanda has also been quoted by LaCosmopolatina.com for career and personal development advice.
I am a regular contributor for the Brazen Careerist blog. This start-up company is based out of Washington D.C. and helps thousands of young professionals with networking and career opportunities. Posts include Why You Might Be Better Off Without a Job After College and How Your Blog Can Land You a Job.
The Levo League
Amanda has contributed to The Levo League, a website dedicated to helping young women with their careers.
The Smart College Grad
Amanda has provided Gen Y entrepreneurship content for Dain Lewis’ popular blog, The Smart College Grad.
The Real Post Grad
Amanda has provided personal finance tips for Allison Sass and Shikole Struber’s Gen Y personal development blog.
myFootPath is a career advice blog for people of all ages, whether they are just of high school or changing careers. Amanda has contributed to their blog with a post entitled Side Businesses You Can Start on Your Own.
Job Aware iPhone App
Amanda provided an article on resume tips for the Job Aware iPhone App.
Amanda wrote a business and career centered piece for SheNOW, a website dedicated to lifestyle design for women in their 20s.
Greek for Me
Amanda has contributed to the college life and post-grad blog of Greek for Me, a company that sells memorabilia to sororities and fraternities.
Hudson Business Solutions
Amanda has written for the Hudson Business Solutions blog—a company based out of NYC dedicated to customizing business strategies for small businesses and entrepreneurs.
SEO and Article Writing
Amanda has worked with multiple clients to create high quality SEO articles include Swift Global Media and Local Seo, Inc.
Thrive In Life E-Magazine
Amanda has written a powerful and moving memoir for Thrive In Life, an e-publication dedicated to helping others through some of life’s most difficult trials.
Green Wise Columnist for Handmadenews.org
Amanda began her writing career in 2009 as a Green Wise columnist for Handmadenews.org, where she focused on green living tips and crafting.
Environmental Graffiti Contributor
Amanda has written several articles for the globally known environmental blog, Environmental Graffiti.
Amanda has also written several local, political, and editorial pieces for Yahoo News. Her more popular articles include Miami Dade Mayor Ousted; Voters Send Message To Rest of Country, and Florida DCF Called Into Question After Child Abuse Cases.
In the past Amanda has worked in guest relations, financial services, and environmental campaigns in the state of Florida. Amanda was also an English and Spanish instructor for Berlitz Languages, Inc. where she helped others achieve their language goals, whether it is for business, travel, or self fulfillment.
She currently works for a Miami based employment agency that specilaizes in placing college grads into professional positions.