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Dan M.

Average rate
$30/hour
  • Joined July 2016

I help people achieve results. I craft written words to help people convey convincing and compelling messages - copy, blogs, ebooks, etc.

  • Gainesville, FL, United States
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Dan M.
Gainesville, FL, United States

Services

Categories

Content Copywriting Strategy Email Marketing

Experience

Summary

I was a operations and logistics officer in the military for 13 years. I did outside sales for AFLAC. I lead a electronics manufacturing team for Lockheed Martin. Most of my career I have been writing to persuade others - approaching the 10,000 hour mark.

Work history

Lockheed Martin
Manufacturing Supervisor
I lead a team of 15 electronic manufacturers to meet cost and schedule obligations. But more than that, I help each team member overcome obstacles, both personal and professional to the benefit of all. I create fun and engaging presentations.
Army National Guard
Mobilization and Personnel Officer
Full-time National Guard Officer responsible for the leadership, discipline, training, administration, personnel management, supply, maintenance and sustainment activities of 100 Soldiers.

Portfolio

Three Lessons I Learned from my Nazi Dad

This is a personal post on The Good Men Project blog. I outline three lessons I learned from my father who happened to believe some terrible things. Despite the adversity, this post details how to find the benefit in any situation through personal story.

2 Ways to Transform Your Commute into Productive Power

Blog Post on creativity. This piece focuses on using drive time to be productive - listen to educational or inspirational books, podcasts, or other media and then generate ideas. Record your ideas and build a library from which to draw.

I Leader: Good Habits and Routines Save Your Life

This is a blog post about creating good habits and routines to drastically enhance any area of life - business, personal, financial, health, etc. We all are running hidden programming and this post offers the possibility of editing the code.

11 Leadership Lessons Learned and Shared with 15 Army Leaders

This is a summary of a talk I had with 15 Army leaders. The lessons are short, punchy bullet style but a great overview of some important lessons on leading people. I think this breaks down the old, tired cliche of how people think Army leaders behave.

Education

Accreditations

BA Economics with a minor in Business Adminstration

Skills

Skills

blogging writing public speaking communications content creation copywriting editing presentation and slide design proofreading ebooks

Tools

BuzzSumo Facebook Facebook Advertising Google Analytics Google AdWords Hootsuite LinkedIn Powerpoint Squarespace Twitter Wordpress Yoast Shopify Instagram YouTube

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available evenings and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Ecommerce Health & Wellness Kids & Parenting

What I read

Essentialism; Smarter, Faster, Better; The Power of Habit; The $100 Startup; The 4-Hour Workweek; Stumbling on Happiness; To Show and to Tell; Scientific Advertising; Writing Creative Non-Fiction; So Good They Can't Ignore You;

Side projects

Created a Social Media business with my wife;

Ideal team

I enjoy a team open to others' ideas; size is dependent on the project; I like clients a little flexible; I enjoy a management style that sets the left and right limits and allows the team to produce, refine, edit and get results.