Subject Matter Expert (2000+ articles written)
• Drug and Alcohol Addiction
• Substance Abuse Treatment
• Cosmetic Procedures (invasive & non-invasive)
• General Healthcare Topics
• Commercial Real Estate
STYLES OF WRITING:
Maria has a plethora of life experience to draw from when she writes, as well as technical experience.
Maria is an avid Kindle reader, reading books is one of her passions, both novels and non-fiction. She is a history & Hollywood buff.
Maria graduated college, built a career, and became successful in the real estate management and finance fields. She enjoyed a second career as a computer professional.
Maria went into a semi-retirement of sorts. She then found she still needed intellectual stimulation. She is at a point in her life where her passion for writing and technology blend in a successful career as a writer.
Bachelor Degree in Sociology, Minor in Psychology
Past experience in the Medicare & Health Care Fields as a Coordinator, has enabled me to write about issues that face consumers. I have written articles about Medicare and finding the right plastic surgeon, that are published. I post and build traffic for three plastic surgeons on Facebook, as well as maintaining their blogs.
Assistant Controller June 2004 to August 2010
Real Estate Property Management & Investing Company
Duties: Full Charge Bookkeeper through General Ledger + Basic Financials, Payroll, Mortgages, Stocks & Bonds Investments, Commercial & Residential Leases, Property Management, REITs, IT Support
Writer & Social Media Manager for several lawyers on Facebook and Twitter. I maintain their website blogs with light legal content for consumers. I have worked closely with these clients to make sure that the content is legally accurate. Professional and formal tones are used, to transmit a polished and conservative tone.
Blogger for a plastic surgery practice and a bra accessory website. Daily, weekly and monthly blogging schedules preferred. Currently service a daily blogging client and results are excellent. This long-term assignment has been satisfying and looking to add another client. Various topics and areas of industry are available as well as different writing styles.
Various topics and product reviews for industries ranging from plastic surgery to ebook readers. Ability to research an industry and develop interesting and engaging content. SEO keyword optimization is always paramount where required and variations of the keyword are fit naturally into the content piece. Geo-targeting SEO for local businesses a specialty.