Leigh has written extensively on various topics for both B2B and B2C audiences. Specialties of Leigh's include blog posts and informative articles (with or without a call to action), along with promotional pieces and balanced ("newsy") style content. She is also highly skilled at incorporating current trends, studies and events into any type of content. She loves to read up on and research the latest news in the tech and business sectors. She has a high interest in the societal effects of technology and how it has touched all facets of life.
Leigh loves to take photos, especially in her local surroundings. With her high interest in history, living in the D.C. area provides many opportunities to explore the area with her camera. She is an active blogger and runs a business blog, one that highlights the broader DC Metro area, a personal finance blog (including identity theft) and a fourth that is dedicated to her photography.
Leigh earned an Associate's Degree and a one-year Help Desk Certificate from Westchester Community College.
Having returned to community college as an adult to finish her associate's degree, Leigh immediately took this degree and transferred to a 4-year program at Empire where she could continue her education, putting a focus on business, management, and technology.
After completing her degree at Empire State College, Leigh took a six-month break and then jumped back into learning in 2007. She graduated from Keller with an MBA with a concentration in Information Security in 2010.
Leigh has written hundreds of articles on various travel topics for clients (primarily US-based). Much of her other experience in travel has been written for her blog and published on various content websites. She has taken many travel-related photos in her home region of Washington D.C., along with other places she has visited and enjoys sharing these with her written experiences.
Staffing is one of Leigh's favorite niches. From B2B advice to writing job descriptions to just about any topic hiring managers or recruiters would be interested in, she has written hundreds (or more!) of articles over the years that relate to all things staffing.
Data breaches, B2B, marketing, social media, content marketing, cybersecurity, finance, organizational behavior, outsourcing and strategic tech are just a handful of the topics Leigh has covered in her business writing. Most of her articles have been ghost-written for companies and hundreds of others have been hosted on various content sites.
Legal topics Leigh has written about include motorcycle and auto accidents, traumatic brain injury, divorce, immigration, railroad accidents, DUI, foreclosures, traffic infractions, debt settlement, mesothelioma, bail bonds, general attorney pages and much more. She has written for independent attorney websites and for major referral legal websites on the web. Many of her clients request her to weave specific keywords to increase SEO value which she has become skilled at doing. She has also written about the federal and state laws associated with various legal issues.
Careers is a topic Leigh enjoys researching and writing about for both recruiter/hiring manager and job seeker audiences. She has written on an assortment of topics, including job search, interviews, resumes, office conflicts, job market trends, job-hopping, measuring your online reputation, cover and resignation letters and dozens of other career-related topics. Other subjects she has covered include different types of career opportunities (and the education needed to get there), along with topics geared towards hiring managers.
Home living is the newest subject added to Leigh's writing portfolio. To date, she has ghostwritten several articles about home security, real estate and HVAC, along with other informative articles related to home living on miscellaneous topics.
Leigh has written and ghostwritten numerous articles over the years relating to finance, including identify theft, credit theft, credit cards, buying a home, various fraud topics (business and consumer), ATM skimming, reducing debt, credit scores and other miscellaneous topics related to personal finance. In the past, Leigh worked on long-term projects where she fact-checked articles related to credit cards and banking, including one for a prominent credit website. She also manages a personal finance blog where she writes about various topics related to money.
Over the years Leigh has frequently written about technology, primarily on new trends and how tech affects society. She also has a high interest in the ways businesses use technology for strategic advantages, along with considering the ethical implications of using certain types of tech. Topics she's written about include artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, biometrics, cybersecurity, mobile marketing and more.
Leigh really enjoys writing about higher education subjects. Between her own college experiences as an adult student and her professional background of working in a community college, she has used acquired knowledge along with supplemental research to cover numerous topics which include college accreditation, MBA degrees, online schools, scholarships, STEM, IT degrees, liberal arts and gen ed, college majors and the FAFSA process. Her work has appeared on college websites and educational magazines.
Over the years Leigh has studied and researched many aspects of marketing as it's a topic she enjoys following and/or learning the latest trends. Her marketing writing experience ranges from content marketing to social media to tradeshows and much in between.
Leigh has covered several aspects of real estate and related topics targeted to both homeowners and home buyers. She has also ghostwritten numerous articles about retirement communities and topics that would be of interest to this audience.
Leigh has ghostwritten several health-related pieces for medical websites (i.e. urgent care) and for companies that provide special needs services. She also has written numerous articles about traumatic brain injury. As a caretaker, she has first-hand knowledge of the challenges and milestones people with head injuries experience. She also has some experience writing about autism, health news (i.e. studies) and trending topics which were written for clients or hosted on various websites.
Wrote 30+ blog posts, supplying content for a content marketing company for the company blog. Additionally, Leigh has ghostwritten hundreds of blog posts for various other types of industries, including but not limited to, legal, staffing, content marketing, B2B, travel and health.
Leigh has written hundreds of informative articles for various clients and agencies. She loves to do research and likes to include statistics, fun facts or other details in her articles to enhance the value of the information she's presenting.
Leigh has written web page content for companies of various industries, including legal, tech, home living and staffing, to name a few.