Leigh G
Writer #10566
Centreville, VA
Joined 4/3/2015
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Since 2007 Leigh has been writing on the web. Her freelance writing work covers a broad spectrum, but she has primarily placed a focus on careers, business, technology, higher education and domestic travel; she particularly loves writing about her current region, Washington D.C. and Virginia, along with her native New York State. Prior to moving into content and ghostwriting, Leigh worked in the higher education academic setting in a variety of administrative support roles. She has a strong interest in higher education and loved working with students. She also has a keen interest in the societal effects of technology and how tech has touched all facets of life.
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Leigh G's Business Industry Experience

109 Projects Completed

Data breaches, B2B, content marketing, cybersecurity, finance, and tech are just a handful of the topics Leigh has covered in her business writing. Many of her articles have been ghost-written for companies and hundreds of others have been hosted on various content sites over the years.

Specialties

Specialities of Leigh's include business, tech, news, health, travel, legal, careers and parenting topics.

Interests

Leigh loves to take photos, especially in her 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.

Education

Westchester Community College

Leigh returned to school after a long absence and earned an Associate's Degree and in 2004, along with a one-year Help Desk Certificate.

Empire State 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 learning, putting a focus on business, management, and technology.

Keller Graduate School of Management

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.

Travel

316 Projects Completed

Leigh has written several articles for clients about travel (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 the Washington D.C. area and other places she has visited and enjoys sharing these with her written experiences.

Business

109 Projects Completed

Data breaches, B2B, content marketing, cybersecurity, finance, and tech are just a handful of the topics Leigh has covered in her business writing. Many of her articles have been ghost-written for companies and hundreds of others have been hosted on various content sites over the years.

Legal

107 Projects Completed

Legal topics Leigh has covered included motorcycle and auto accidents, traumatic brain injury, divorce, immigration, railroad accidents, foreclosures, traffic infractions, debt settlement, mesothelioma, and much more. She has written for independent attorney websites and for major legal websites on the web. She has also written about the federal and state laws associated with various legal issues.

Staffing

94 Projects Completed

From B2B advice to writing job descriptions to topics hiring managers would be interested in, Leigh has covered many topics over the years that relate to staffing.

Career

92 Projects Completed

Careers is a topic Leigh enjoys researching and writing about for both business and job seeker audiences. She has written on numerous topics, such as, "Taking Your Tech Skills to Healthcare", "Measuring your online reputation" and "How to write a resignation letter". 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.

Real Estate

38 Projects Completed

Leigh has covered several aspects of real estate and related topics that would be of interest to homeowners or home buyers. She has also ghost written a number of articles about retirement communities and topics that would be of interest to this audience.

Education

28 Projects Completed

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.

Technology

26 Projects Completed

With her high interest in tech, Leigh has written a number of articles, primarily on new trends and how technology affects society. She also has high interest in ways businesses use technology for strategic advantages, along with considering the ethical implications of using certain types of tech.

Health

9 Projects Completed

Leigh has ghost-written several health-related pieces that appear on company blogs. 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 past experience writing about health news and trending topics which were hosted on various websites.

Blog Post

256 Projects Completed

Wrote 30+ blog posts, supplying content for a digital marketing company for their blog. Additionally, ghost wrote several blog posts for various other companies (health, B2B and travel, to name a few).

Web Page

209 Projects Completed

Most of Leigh's work has been published on various web pages for businesses, colleges, B2Bs and news sites, to name a few. Some were used as blog posts, but most as informational articles.

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