Moving to Minnesota was an opportunity for me, not just to be with the man I love, but to shift gears in my career. Not a major shift, just a little one. I wanted to explore the marketing side of my skill set. For the past five years or so, I’d been getting more involved with things like managing direct mail and email campaigns, designing brochures, and of course, social media.
Not to mention maintaining and creating the content of a website for my team. And of course, there’s this blog, which I have written regularly since 2004. Oh, lest I forget my fascination with all things social media. I mean I did meet my boyfriend and move out here because of Twitter.
So, when I started my job search, I took all these things into consideration and puked them into my resume. Apparently, most people could tell the document seemed a little barfy. I tried to make it slick and 2.0, but let’s face it, that’s just not how I roll. I’m a writer.
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