Harry H.

  • Joined November 2016

Harry Hoover is an author of self-improvement books, as well as copywriter, freelance writer, content developer and speaker.

  • Huntersville, NC, United States
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Harry H.
Huntersville, NC, United States

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Harry has been a print and broadcast journalist, a daily talk show host, a sports color commentator, a marketing, advertising and PR executive, the owner of three businesses, and an author.

Work history

You, Improved develops content to help people on their journey of self-improvement.
Co-owner (retired)
My Creative Team is a Huntersville, NC-based marketing and video production company comprised of highly experienced and talented professionals that gives Fortune 500 clients better work that’s a better value.


7 Random Acts Of Kindness To Make You Happier Right Now

Random acts of kindness make you happier. Science and religion agree. Earth’s major religions have been telling us for eons that doing good deeds is as good for us as for the people receiving the beneficence. Scientific studies now are supporting this view.

Being Happier: An Achievable Goal

Are you striving for happiness when just being happier is good enough? I think when our goal is not happiness but being happier, it’s more achievable. Also, it gives us something on which we can focus and measure on a daily basis. Being happier is easier to quantify than happiness.

Travel Wisdom: 7 Ways To Be Mindful On The Road

It’s hard enough to remain mindful while in our familiar, everyday world. But when you hit the road, the challenges to being calm and mindful multiply. You may be worried about your work getting done and strained relationships due to your absence. Or, you may fear that you’ll miss out on something.

What Marketers Can Learn From Zombies

A great creativity technique is to fill in the blanks “what ______ can learn from ________.” Then select two disparate items as I have for this post: What Marketers Can Learn From Zombies. It pushes you to think about things differently.

Time To Celebrate With A Baby Shower … for Grandma!

A birth in the family should always be celebrated, and not just for the mother-to-be. We think the first-time grandma ought to have her own day in the spotlight, as well. Grandma baby showers emerged on the scene about 10 years ago & are gaining in popularity, particularly among Baby Boomer Grands.

A 300-Year-Old Bath

Rampaging Indians, yellow fever, pirates and drought would be enough to put most towns out of business. Not so for Bath, NC. North Carolina’s first incorporated town celebrated its tenacity in 2005, the town’s 300th anniversary.



University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
BA 1976 - Broadcast Journalism




Native or bilingual proficiency


blogging content content creation content curation public speaking social media brand strategy ebooks corporate communications


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Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours only


  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months


Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Consumer Products Health & Wellness Philanthropy Professional Services Real Estate & Property Travel

What I read


Side projects

I have formed and run three businesses, as well as having been involved in the start-up of two banks.

Ideal team

Small teams, clients who give good direction and then get out of the way to let me deliver what they want on time, on target and on budget.