My journalism experience spans two decades and includes skills in writing, commissioning and editing business to business (B2B) magazines, specialist trade titles, UK national newspapers and international online publications. Samples of my work are listed below:
I launched my own culture blogsite (MisBeeeWrites) in 2013, which became an ideas platform for generating freelance articles for online and print publications.
I am a member of the National Union of Journalists , a member and administrator at Black British Bloggers a member and Blogging Ghana – Ghana’s biggest organisation of bloggers and social media enthusiasts. During my membership there, I have been nominated twice during their 2016 and 2018 Blogging and Social Media Awards. Blog posts that have made it into other publications are shown below:
PR and Corporate Communications
Through my writing, I have worked for a number of UK and Ghanaian organisations supporting their PR and communications strategies. These roles have included developing the companies’ brand awareness and building up their social media presence.
I have produced and delivered internal online communications (newsletters and intranet news) and external communications for a range of businesses. Businesses include GSM London where I have produced company content, people profiles and events news for publication on third-party platforms.
Other examples are list below:
I have also been a media partner for Africa Fashion Week London.
Collaborations have led to my content being mentioned in company product brochures, such as Black hair products company Afrocenchix, supporting their R&D and contributing to their blog content. See here.
I have delivered workshops based on content produced through my blogs. These workshops have included: Traditional Beliefs and Customary Law (Star 100); Pa Gya – Literary Festival (Writers Project of Ghana, Blogging Ghana and Goethe-Institut), and a panel discussion hosted by Creative Commons Ghana, at Lancaster University Ghana, on the benefits of making information more accessible to the public through open licenses.
I have also been interviewed on the Motivational Monday Podcast (Abigale Otchere – Career & Confidence Coach) and contributed to a SOAS discussion on mysogynoire.
I can support your organisation in any of the areas below:
Writing & proof-reading
- copywriting, editorial features
- technical writing, press releases
- editing and proof-reading.
Branding & promotion
- researching & networking,
- pitching to bloggers and journalists,
- press release syndication
- PR campaigns.
Building digital markets
- developing digital content strategies
- web content design
- social media marketing
To discuss your needs in more details or receive a rate card, contact me at email@example.com