Curt S
Writer #8434
Joined 12/29/2013
5 Star Rating
100% Success
4,060 Projects
17 Endorsements
8 Elite Skills
Curt is an experienced 5/6 star writer, who has written over 900 blogs, articles, e-mail promos, presentations, white papers, and speeches for a wide group of satisfied customers. His customers have relied on his SEO savvy and writing talent to increase readership and lure those cranky web crawlers.

Curt spent 25 years as a Navy administration specialist where he honed his talents in expository and technical writing. He left the service and worked for ten years as a vocational education specialist at a California college, where he also served as an adjunct instructor in the Business department teaching computer operating systems and office software.

Curt is a certified Microsoft Office Master Instructor. He successfully completed all the required MS Office application exams for their User Specialist Program. He also writes for Macintosh users and is an expert in the macOS operating system.

Curt lives in the beautiful Rocky Mountain front range country with his wife and best friend of over 50 years. Curt is retired "but not tired." He writes to keep the juices flowing and the brain synapses firing. He has the ideal combination of talent, experience, and expertise that WriterAccess clients need for great writing.

If you need something fast and nicely done, send him a solo order. He excels in technical writing and is an end-user expert in both Windows and Mac technology as well as the Cloud.
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Specialties

Curt specializes in:
. copywriting for clients in the IT services field
. writing instructional pieces that promote the value of:
-- the Cloud
-- virtualization of services across computer platforms (Windows, Mac OS, Unix)
--cyber security compliance and threats
. Travel writing for clients looking to attract visitors in the vacation industry
. Mac hardware and software
. Microsoft Office computer applications -- tips and tricks
. Sports writing -- college and pro football, basketball and baseball
. Government and politics. (Political views are right of center with no political party affiliation)
. Education methods, trends and philosophies, with a focus on student-centered learning.
. Federal Income Tax provisions and advice
. Linguistics (English and Spanish grammar and translation.)
. Human resource management
. Medical administration and privacy
. Home security automation

Interests

Innovations in automation technology and the "Internet of Things" top Curt's wide attention span. When he is away from his beloved iMac pro behemoth, Curt's outdoor interests are focused on daily exercise classes at the local recreation center and hiking in the Rocky Mountain foothills (weather permitting, but never in winter). During those snowy indoor periods, Curt's main passion is freelance writing for Writer Access clients.

Education

Chapman University College, Orange County, CA

Curt completed his degree after leaving the U.S. Navy while working full time at a California community college. His course work was equal parts of sociology, psychology and American History. He wrote over 50 term papers and graduated with a 4.0 average.

Sierra Valley School of Court Reporting

Trained in verbatim court transcription,did course work in legal terminology, procedure and depositions. Course also included training in medical terminology, anatomy, and English. Received grades of A in each course.

Navy Yeoman Class A and Class B schools

Class A training (January-March 1963) was in basic Navy administration (personnel, legal, clerical). Class B training (January-March 1968) was in advanced administration, including Navy legal procedure (military trials, etc.)

Graduated first in each class.

Technology

689 Projects Completed

Curt has many years' of experience in computer technology. He is an expert in Windows and Mac OSX operating systems and software. He has written blogs and short articles for dozens of clients, who have posted his work on their websites.

Whether you're looking for a quick summary on a trending technology issue or a piece to attract readers to your site, Curt has the talent and experience to present complex technology in terms that everyone can understand.

Politics

324 Projects Completed

Sociology undergraduate degree. Have written over 130 op-ed and opinion pieces for Writer Access conservative clients.

SaaS

300 Projects Completed

He has extensive practical and writing experience in SaaS cloud products. SaaS has the advantage of providing instant access to software platforms and services that formerly were available only to big corporations with larger IT budgets. SaaS provides users with the scalability and flexibility to compete in ecommerce and services without the upfront capital costs and investments.

High Tech

225 Projects Completed

As technology takes over repetitive human tasks, we are faced with retooling human skills as well as trying to understand what all that technology means. Curt has written extensively on all facets of this subject, including computers, health care, and cyber security. Curt combines great writing skill with an ability to synthesize dense technological information and present it to a nontechnical audience.

IT

202 Projects Completed

Have extensive experience in information technology. Was an adjunct instructor in a community college where I taught computer technology and office automation applications. Have written over 200 pieces for Writer Access clients, who have rated my work as having met or exceeded their requirements.

Finance

154 Projects Completed

Curt is a prolific finance writer, who has written on a variety of financial subjects. Curt’s well-researched content has covered the spectrum from budgeting, savings strategy, and retirement planning. Curt is retired himself, and is an expert on tax deferral strategies that pay dividends during retirement as well as ensuring an income stream during the years of reduced income.

Tax

77 Projects Completed

Curt has written over 40 articles on the latest IRS tax rules. His most recent work has been for a web content service provider as a freelance contributor.

Health

68 Projects Completed

Worked for ten years as a vocational education counselor and as a Nursing Education Program manager for a community college in California.

Medical

67 Projects Completed

Curt is a retired nursing education program specialist. He served as a Nursing division administrative manager and grant manager. His work for Writer Access includes 25 articles and blogs on nursing as a career, as well as pieces on privacy regulations.

Travel

61 Projects Completed

As a 25-year Navy veteran he was a world traveler. He was on the crew of an aircraft carrier that circumnavigated the globe with ports of call throughout Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and South America.

Since retiring he has done some more touring in Mexico and Central America as well.

His freelance travel writing experience is over 50 articles for Writer Access and other clients, who wanted travel articles for their hotel and resort destinations. He has written pieces on Mexico's Cozumel and Isla Mujeres resorts and the Spanish destinations of Majorca.

Education

59 Projects Completed

Curt complied, evaluated and summarized extensive Nursing student survey results for each semester. Project encompassed programming a Microsoft Access database that averaged survey inputs and extracted qualitative remarks from each student. Survey product consisted of summations, graphs and overall assessments of Nursing Division students' level of satisfaction, recommendations for instructional development (including gripes, etc.).

Apps

50 Projects Completed

Apps are where computer science meets the end user. All that coding is of no use unless it has practical applications and can be of use to someone. He is a retired computer applications instruction and has taught Microsoft Office applications to eager students who needed his expertise to get ahead in their jobs. From the early days in GUI computer apps to today's high powered cloud based platforms, apps are still nothing but apps.

Cloud Computing

50 Projects Completed

There's nothing nebulous about the cloud. It is what levels the playing field and brings the small e-commerce players as competitors with the big guys. He has written about all aspects of cloud computing from cyber security to all the ".aaS" renditions of the services offered.

Business

46 Projects Completed

Curt has written over two dozen business-related blogs, articles, and white papers for Writer Access clients. His practical experience as an administrator and certified Microsoft Office expert have made him an especially popular writer across both fields.

Software

41 Projects Completed

Curt has written several evaluations and analyses of commercial computer software. His work is from the end-user point of view with a focus on helping the layman understand the software's applicability and usefulness.

Hardware

25 Projects Completed

Have researched and written review and advice pieces on a variety of computer and electronics hardware. Have hands-on experience with PC upgrades with memory and hard drives. Have 12 years experience with Mac hardware and devices and have written blogs and articles on upgrading and hardware related issues.

Blog Post

1,135 Projects Completed

If you're looking for fast, well-researched and nicely written web content -- blogs of any length -- you'll like Curt's work. His most recent contributions have been as a freelance blogger for a national web content provider, where he has contributed hundreds of pieces to a growing list of satisfied clients.

Article

359 Projects Completed

Curt has written over 60 articles for a variety of Writer Access clients in subject areas including business, technology case studies, lifestyle features, financial and career advice

Web Page

67 Projects Completed

Curt has contributed web page content for a variety of Writer Access clients. Those clients represent a variety of industries including substance abuse recovery, legal, computer managed services and tax specialists.

White Paper

47 Projects Completed

Curt has authored 14 White Papers for Writer Access on the subjects ranging from computer technology, education, natural disaster preparedness, and finance.

Newsletter Content

14 Projects Completed

Whether you're looking for newsletter or promotional email content, Curt can capture the right tone and write just the right content to delight your readers. His engaging writing style eschews the stodgy and embraces humor you'll find refreshing.

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