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Ashana D.

Average rate
$35–50/hour
  • Joined June 2018

I am a recent college graduate with a passion for writing, reporting and social media.

  • Peekskill, NY, USA
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Ashana D.
Peekskill, NY, USA

Services

Categories

Content Social Media Email Public Relations Community

Experience

Summary

I recently graduated college where I ran social media accounts for large teams. I worked as an intern writing large legislative reports. In all, I have a lot of experience in writing and social media.

Work history

State of Delaware Senators Office
Intern
-Carried out administrative duties -Compiled a 77 page report and recommendation of legislation
Best Buy
Customer service associate
-Customer service -Took orders via telephone -Resolved customer issues

Portfolio

Samp1

An Analysis of Buddhism and Islam in Myanmar and Sri Lanka

This is a research analysis of the current ethnic conflicts in Myanmar and Sri Lanka between Buddhist extremists and Muslims.

40 Shades of Beauty

Women of color often struggle with finding beauty products in mainstream stores. This article describes the reason for this phenomenon.

Skills

Languages

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

writing social media management public speaking proofreading presentation and slide design press journalism event organization

Tools

Asana Facebook YouTube Wordpress Canva iMovie Instagram Keynote Powerpoint Mailchimp LinkedIn Prezi Pinterest Snapchat Tumblr

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 22hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Entertainment Events Fashion Government Health & Wellness Media Music Philanthropy

What I read

The Wall Street Journal, Newspapers, Online food and lifestyle blogs, other news outlets

Side projects

Dance choreography and video

Ideal team

I work well in medium sized teams but am very adaptable to any size. I believe management style is made to best fit the team one is working with, but a manager should communicate and work with the team.