Before I became freelance I worked as a technical writer for an investment bank in Germany for 7 years, where I was employed to write and translate documentation for traders. I would receive documentation, often written in German, from application developers; I would then translate this to English and rewrite it to make it accessible for any trader even if their level of technical understanding … More
As part of any brief a certain amount of research is always required. Even if I am working for a regular client on a regular commission it is essential that I stay up to date with news and developments in their specific business environment or area of practice. Furthermore, I am not restricted to any single business marketplace, and as a result it is often the case that I need to research … More
I regularly edit online and offline content - and am far better at correcting other people’s work than my own! Clients commission me to edit for technical accuracy, to ensure effective communication to a specific type of client and to ensure continuity of message. Additionally, I employ my own editor for each project I undertake – although some clients prefer to take ultimate responsibility for … More
Guides & Brochures
The creation of guide and brochure material for client information and customer acquisition is a core part of any company’s communication methods. I have been producing guides and brochures for the past 11 years; the majority of my guides are B2C and I have extensive experience in producing material for financial services companies. I have detailed understanding of the international financial … More
I believe that the concept of professional communication should be at the heart of every business – if you cannot communicate effectively with your employees, colleagues, suppliers, clients or service users your business will fail to reach its potential. Professional communication encompasses all forms of communication: i.e., verbal, written, visual and digital. It involves far more than merely … More
I have a degree in English, a postgraduate diploma in ICT, financial planning qualifications from the Chartered Insurance Institute, I speak German as a second language and I lived and worked abroad for 10 years. These qualifications, skills and experience form a base from which I have developed extensive experience working mainly in the fields of: - International financial … More
How Can I Help You?
Copywriting is any piece of writing that offers a product or service for sale, however that doesn't mean that the piece of writing has to be written as a hard sell. The majority of my work is copywriting in one form or another: from advertorials to newsletters and brochures, almost everything I write is written to sell something for my client. I might be directly selling a product such as a real … More...
The tangibility of print media should never be underestimated; i.e. there could be significant value in producing a printed product for your clients, such as a brochure or guide to your services. It’s a well-researched and documented fact that a reader’s attention span is far greater offline than it is online, where there are too many distractions and readers are likely to only skim read … More...
I have extensive experience in producing all forms of web content because the majority of my work is the production of web content in one form or another: blog posts, social media communication, landing pages, guides, reviews, opinion posts, ebooks, research, interviews etc. The fastest way for any business to reach their chosen client base nowadays is by having an appropriate web presence. … More...