With an aptitude in copywriting and an adoration for writing books and articles, Kristen Fischer has combined her expertise and passions into a thriving career. She is an award-winning copywriter and author who enjoys what she does for a living.
Kristen has used her copywriting and editing skills to create promotional content for brands including Trane, Marriott, Grainger, About.com, AtlantiCare, PetSafe and MediaPost, to name a few. She has written for clients in the information technology, health, media, marketing, retail, automotive, and environmental sectors. Her specialties include creating website content, press releases, articles, case studies, blog posts, e-commerce product descriptions, and newsletters. Kristen is also a Certified Professional Resume Writer and holds memberships with the Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Counselors and the Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.
As a journalist, she has contributed to Prevention, Health, Woman’s Day, Spirituality & Health, MSN, Healthline, New Jersey Monthly, Writer’s Digest, The Writer, Professional Artist, and Home Business magazines. Kristen writes regularly for Parade, MediaBistro and SheKnows. She is a panelist on the award-winning podcast FreelanceRadio.
Her latest book, When Talent Isn’t Enough: Business Basics for the Creatively Inclined(Career Press) was released in 2013. She published Ramen Noodles, Rent and Resumes: An After-College Guide to Life with SuperCollege, LLC; and Creatively Self-Employed: How Writers and Artists Deal with Career Ups and Downs via iUniverse. Her latest book was represented by literary agent Kathleen Rushall of the Marsal Lyon Literary Agency.
In her spare time, Kristen enjoys going to the beach, paddle water sports, spending time with family and friends, rooting for the New England Patriots, reading, scrapbooking, and frequenting Starbucks where she has yet to find a menu item that she does not like.
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