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Janet C
Writer #20457
Austin, TX
Joined 4/15/2017
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Janet writes about career satisfaction, workplace psychology, mental health, and other topics that affect people. She published a book about career happiness and she blogs about strategies to increase overall well-being at work and in life. Janet's first career was in high tech and she remains interested in harnessing technology to improve the human condition. Janet is an INTJ on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. This means research and writing are fun and energizing for her.

Janet wrote college curriculum on Student Success, SEO, and Social Media. In her career as a writer and psychologist, Janet has worked in hospitals, community mental health centers, universities, startups, and Fortune 50 companies. Her breadth of experience helps her to quickly understand context when writing for clients across these settings. She especially enjoys writing about people to tell their stories. She also loves the e-learning industry for making learning so accessible and fun.

Janet has lived in California, the Pacific Northwest, the Midwest, and the South and she is married to a New Yorker. She dreams of creating an online test that will accurately advise people where to move to match their personality. For now, Austin is her hometown and she enjoys Austin's startup tech scene, the sunshine, live music, and tacos.
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Self Help


Psychology, career coaching, mental health, self-help, education, entrepreneurship, and using technology to improve lives.


The human condition, business, reading, writing (of course!), and the web.


University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)

Janet completed a B.A. in Economics while attending college on a full academic scholarship. She was one class short of a minor in Sociology.

University of Texas at Austin

Janet completed an M.Ed. in Counselor Education after becoming interested in counseling while doing community service teaching résumé writing, interviewing skills, and strategies for changing careers.

University of Texas at Austin

Janet completed a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology specializing in Counseling Psychology. She loved graduate school because there was so much emphasis on reading books and writing papers.

Self Help

32 Projects Completed

Janet was an early adopter of using technology (phone, webcam, email, and text) to assist coaching clients and she has written extensively about self-help while doing e-coaching for clients who wanted a written record of their work with her. She also published work/family advice in a local parenting magazine.


25 Projects Completed

Janet wrote articles on career development while employed in Career Services at the University of Houston. She published a book about career choice and launched two blogs about career happiness, one of which was on the first page of Google for many years.


12 Projects Completed

Janet loves to write content about education and learning. She is skilled at writing "how to" information for individual learners. She has a background in migrating educational content from print to online media and she describes herself as an enthusiastic fan of online learning.

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100 Projects Completed

Janet discovered she has a talent for writing blog posts when she created her own blogs. She can write blog posts that rank well in search engines but also sound natural when read by humans. Her blogs were used in marketing by two different companies to attract a steady stream of coaching clients who were pre-sold on services by reading the blog posts.


19 Projects Completed

Janet writes articles for both print and online publications. She enjoys translating academic research into practical, easily understood strategies for busy readers to use to improve their work and personal lives. She is also skilled at writing stories about people's experiences with helpful products or services.

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