Kendrick has written for a wide variety of publications both print and digital producing content covering topics including news, popular culture, environmental, the arts and copywriting for a range of products, information services, companies and blogs. He is able to effectively craft a piece to meet any requirements, effectively targeting the desired audience.
An Eagle Scout, Kendrick performed well in school academically and athletically. A National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist and member of the Honor Society in high school, Kendrick also lettered in two sports. Attending college on a partial academic scholarship Kendrick made the Dean's List and furthered his studies by earning a 3.7 GPA during postgraduate studies. An avid outdoorsman Kendrick enjoys camping, hiking and skiing as much as possible. An intense interest in the arts also leads him through the wide variety of experiences available in today's multicultural society.
Attended a nearby state college on an academic scholarship after graduating high school within the top 10% of his class. Kendrick studied history while taking almost every journalism course available because there was not a major in the area.
Completed a graduate studies program for working adults in the field of education while actively employed in local school districts.
A lifelong educator with a Masters Degree in Education, Kendrick brings great depth of knowledge about all aspects related to education from theory to home / school considerations. Years spent working in a variety of public schools allowed Kendrick to easily move into the capacity of a writer covering various issues affecting the state of education. From opinion about the latest trends to fact based displays of knowledge and information he is able to craft complete pieces.
Covering live music and reviewing albums over the last few years has given Kendrick the insight and expertise necessary to fluidly convey ideas to readers that can be difficult to effectively capture. Working for small web and print publications while also creating pieces for artists and record labels gives Kendrick the knowledge necessary to write copy for any purpose or target audience. The experience gained while covering live events and conducting interviews allows the confident completion of any project.
After studying history while an undergraduate Kendrick's interest in the ongoing saga of humanity continues leading through the events shaping society's future. Writing opinion pieces for several small, local print publications helped get Kendrick further into writing. Helping with a pair of attempted web start ups brought further experience and expertise writing informative copy for audiences. A larger base of knowledge and an open mind capable of quickly assimilating information allows the successful creation of a piece for any purpose.
Part of a church going family throughout his youth, Kendrick began studying the world's great variety of religion and spirituality while in school. An open mind and the belief that people should be able to worship freely in the manner they choose led Kendrick to learn about the faith of others as opportunities arose. This same openness allows the creation of copy able to express the ideas associated with any doctrine to effectively reach readers.
Raised in the remains of the great Eastern Woodlands, Kendrick's love of the natural world surrounding civilization grew through his childhood and time spent in the Boy Scouts. Knowledge of the natural world and many of people's favorite outdoor activities allows Kendrick to create copy that exudes the best parts of outdoor living. Writing about the exploration of the world around us and the best ways people can get out and be active gives the experience to create pieces that powerfully reach the target audience.
While managing a small technology company's web presence Kendrick immersed himself in the fast moving world of tech news. Growing through the rapidly evolving tech world of the '90s, his understanding of computers and related technology stems from his own experiences moving with the times. Producing copy for the company's blog about the latest trends and developments gives practical experience gathering and analyzing tech news to create engaging material.
Kendrick studied journalism during his undergraduate studies from professors who worked for traditional newspapers and alternative weekly publications. After leaving school he continued pursuing journalism while working in other fields due to the current transition period affecting the future of traditional print publication. He has written for journals, monthly and weekly publications as a freelance writer over the last several years.
Kendrick managed the social media presence for a small technology company and also worked to expand the presence of a property preservation company while serving as a recruiter. Knowledgeable about facebook, its potential to reach a large audience and the best practices involved to promote work, Kendrick has worked with the medium since its inception while a college student.
Kendrick worked as a professional educator for several years before major shifts in the field. A long time presenter, he regularly presented to students, parents and other professionals in a variety of roles. Comfortable speaking to large and small groups, he has worked with the digital format in recent years to present information via the world wide web.
Comfortable working with WordPress and related technology, Kendrick managed the web space for a small company while working within the framework created to produce content for a number of publications, both digital and print. A novice in html, he is still capable of creating content as necessary for a variety of purposes.
Moving across a large number of fields while working through the economic realities of modern times, Kendrick has gained knowledge working with a variety of industries. This information and experience coupled with his abilities as a writer allows Kendrick to produce content covering a variety of topics from instructional to informational.
Able to utilize a variety of voices and writing styles Kendrick has produced articles about a wide range of topics for both print and digital publications. Employing an adaptable style capable of reaching any target audience, he is capable of modifying content and language as necessary.
Previously managing blog presences for several small companies Kendrick has tailored his voice to the requirements of the position in order to raise readership while increasing interest. Utilizing best SEO practices based on the company's intent and requirements he is capable of writing compelling content while maximizing search engine results.
Copywriter for a variety of digital repositories, companies and print publications looking to expand their reach online, Kendrick has worked for a wide range of interests, products and services while producing compelling copy. Work produced has included sales pitches, copy to drive search engine results toward a company's homepage, informative articles and music writing.
Sales writing meant to improve the reader's association with the company posting the writing in an effort to drive greater business toward their products. SEO best practices included create a slightly awkward read based on the company's writing guidelines.