With my blend of administrative assistant/coordinator and writing experience, I offer a unique and professional perspective to any project! I have 23 plus years as an administrative professional in the education and non-profit fields. During my personal and professional career and education experience, I have developed skills I would value and appreciate sharing with your students or employees.
In the past few months, I have dedicated time and additional research focused on my presentation skills and learn more about the education system including Missouri Learning Standards.
Please contact me to discuss how we can personalize your student or employee workshop to best meet your education and/or professional development needs.
I’m currently available for public speaking events! Interested in inviting me to encourage your group by sharing my experience and offering professional and personal development tips and goal setting action plans? Looking for a budget-friendly speaker to support your school’s education and communication plans’ goals? Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
For additional services and resume tips, career articles, and interviewing tips, please visit my success encourager blog.
Over the past 23 plus years, while working as a professional assistant and coordinator, I have published career and creative articles, product descriptions, professional business writing, provided resume and editing services, been an active interview committee member, volunteered my writing skills to the Girl Scout magazine & award bio descriptions, staff senate chair, written ‘one-liners’ for a restaurant app, and presented motivational and professional development topics to students and employees.
I have also written dozens of short stories (published a few too!), outlined and drafted novels, children’s’ stories, scripts and other fiction. I enjoy researching professionally and adding my unique creativity to various writing requests!
I have attended writing conferences, professional conferences, completed writing and business courses, read numerous books and articles about the education system, writing and business, subscribed to countless newsletters and blogs, talked with other authors, educators, students, and business owners.
Even after 25 plus years of filling notebooks with my words, and learning from others, I know I will continue seeking and learning.
- I am finishing up a career guide I will have available soon!
- I’m in edit mode for my new book – Assist Yourself – based on my professional and personal experiences with an emphasis on action plans, goal-setting, career, communication and other fundamental skills (and more!)
- I have been invited to be a guest blogger with Office Dynamics!!! I’m so excited about this opportunity!
- Now Available– the Enrichment version of ‘A Year in the Life of…’ Goal-setting and focused planner
- I’m finishing my second draft of four children’s stories, learning Adobe illustrator, loving Adobe Spark, blogging, being inspired and creative as often as possible, editing Purified Revenge and baking as often as I can!
- Planning our tiny home build and exploring weekend van life!
I have a surplus of ideas floating around in my head on any given day. I know my knack for adding pure emotion to my own writing is a gift from God.
I am happily married to my high school sweetheart, sister to the best sister ever, aunt to the most amazing nephew, daughter of a muse, lover of coffee, thrift stores, The Twilight Zone, and books. I am inspired by those living their dream even if their primary focus is on daily tasks and commitments…they still find time for their dreams.
Thank you so much for stopping by! I wish you much success!
2016 Dana Buchanan
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