Mark B
Writer #4619
Lynnwood, WA
Joined 12/20/2011
4 Star Rating
99% Success
9,421 Projects
65 Endorsements
4 Elite Skills
Mark's experience in health care, business and technology allows him to create products that meet the needs of his client's audience. Whether the product is for education, marketing or is a call to action, Mark knows how to connect with the reader.

While content is important, so is the tone. Mark knows when it's important to write in a conversational tone and when to present material like a lecturer. He can write to varying levels of reader education and background. With every assignment, Mark asks himself "How should I approach this piece so the reader gets the most benefit from the content?"

A professional and authoritative piece flows logically, uses correct grammar, spelling and punctuation. With thousands of projects completed, Mark knows the techniques to make sure each piece meets the level of quality expected by his clients.

Mark works on a variety of assignments to maintain an interesting mixture of writing. While he enjoys writing about the topics with which he is most familiar, he also chooses assignments in areas requiring research to further expand his own knowledge.

There is power in words and Mark knows how to best use them whether the project is to enhance the SEO of a software startup web site or to educate seniors on what to expect when recovering from a total hip joint replacement.
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Mark B's Craft Industry Experience

97 Projects Completed

Mark has written several blogs and articles about jewelry making and selling. His background in silver jewelry crafting and selling on the Internet makes this an interesting topic on which he enjoys writing.

Specialties

Health Care

Mark worked in hospitals and clinics with several orthopedic surgeons and is intimate with all forms of total joint replacement, fracture repair, bone diseases and the treatment of scoliosis. He worked in cardiothoracic surgery and is familiar with the causes, diagnosis and treatment of various heart conditions.

He has written extensively about treatments for diabetes, high blood pressure, allergies, gastrointestinal issues and eye diseases. He has also followed the treatment approaches for age-related conditions such as dementia and Alzheimer's.

Business

Mark was a small business consultant for a large software manufacturer. He worked with many startups to establish best business practices and efficient operations to entice investors. He has experience with all aspects of business planning, marketing, operations management and human resources.

Technology

As a technical manager for a large database company, Mark has a background in all phases of software planning, design, construction, implementation, marketing and support. He can take a software product from the drawing board through to it's legacy support.

Home Improvement

While it may sound strange, some of the same skills used in troubleshooting health, business and technology issues can be applied to taking care of a home. Mark writes about all forms of homeowner DYI projects including electrical, plumbing, structural, interior design and exterior landscaping.

With an extensive background in health care, business and technology, Mark writes from a position of authority in many of the projects that he undertakes.

Interests

To keep life interesting, Mark maintains a number of other interests including general aviation, astronomy and space programs, crowdfunding, and is an avid reader of mysteries and science fiction. He has self-published eBooks and is currently working on a number of to-be-published short stories and novels.

Education

Drake University

Mark's early career focus was medicine so the nursing and science education was a logical first step in that direction.

Business

1,776 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

As a small business consultant, Mark learned about business planning, best practices and efficient operations management. This experience translates into the authoritative writing projects that he takes on.

Medical

1,573 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Mark's extensive background in a variety of medical specialties allows him to write with authority on these topics.

Technology

1,326 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

With a background as a database designer, developer and technical manager, Mark brings an authoritative tone to his technical writing projects.

Home Living

682 Projects Completed

Mark uses his knowledge of troubleshooting to help the homeowner successfully complete projects around the home to save them time and money.

Pets

249 Projects Completed

Mark taps into his knowledge of pet illnesses to write about pet care and disease prevention. He writes extensively about chronic illnesses and taking care of the senior pet.

Spirituality

241 Projects Completed

Mark has written articles, blog posts and a regular monthly "spiritual growth" crossword puzzle for a small magazine. His interest is in how people become aware and conscious and the path on which they choose to experience and discover life.

Craft

97 Projects Completed

Mark has written several blogs and articles about jewelry making and selling. His background in silver jewelry crafting and selling on the Internet makes this an interesting topic on which he enjoys writing.

Software

86 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Mark has worked with numerous software products over the past 30 years. Hands-on experience with software allows him to write with authority on the topic. He is able to do software reviews with the perspective of what to look for, what works, what doesn't and what isn't cost effective in the given environment.

Article

2,047 Projects Completed

Mark has written articles on topics ranging from heeding the warning of chest pain to how to brush your cat's teeth. He varies the tone depending on the expected audience and purpose of the article.

Blog Post

1,079 Projects Completed

Mark has written blog posts for medical, business and technical web sites. The tone can be educational, humorous, opinionated or generate a call to action depending on the desires of his clients.

Twitter Post

140 Projects Completed

Mark uses Twitter posts to draw attention to his clients primary products, services and informational articles.

Facebook Post

125 Projects Completed

Mark understands the power of social networking platforms and creates posts that keep people coming back for more.

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