But I guess getting endorsed by Oprah is better for writers than building a community directly with your readers via social media, right?
Let's start looking each in the other eye again.
> Let's be clear about something: the federal government is cutting basic social services while funding SWAT gear for local police departments and building up a massive surveillance state ostensibly in order to prevent random acts of terror.
> But the secure arsenal of a major Navy base in the nation's capital is so poorly guarded that someone without proper clearance can simply walk in with a bunch of high-powered guns, or pick them once he's there? It's not like this guy was a Hans Gruber level criminal mastermind.
#ftw #politics #guns #security
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"...hiring a full-time, in-house ghostwriter in San Francisco to produce a steady stream of thought leadership, corporate communications, speeches, public relations and social media content for our digital media company. You will represent, and become an expert on, our brand "voice" and will develop a deep understanding of what motivates our target audience(s) and how they behave, making your ideas relevant and effective. You have the ability to turn ideas and stories into polished works and deliver print-ready text that is accurately sourced, grammatically correct and interesting to read. Our topics can be complex and we need to make them accessible and reader-friendly, but sophisticated. Experience in writing both short items and analytical features is valued. Specific Responsibilities: Work closely with senior managers to write articles that reflect the company's "brand voice". Create content that drives social engagement and followers. Thrive in a deadline-driven environment with the ability to manage multiple, deadline-driven assignments simultaneously Organization and the ability to track and manage a variety of content projects from start to finish-from inception with high-level stakeholders through multiple iterations, review, production, and delivery. Work closely with other creative team members and technical staff Represent and become and expert on the brand voice Desired: X years experience as a copywriter, journalist or marketing content creator A portfolio providing exceptional copy writing skills in multiple channels Journalism, PR, or Product Marketing experience a plus Comfortable managing up (CEO, COO, etc) to drive content approvals Ability to work effectively and efficiently, independently and as part of a creative team Education: Bachelors degree required. Master's preferred in English, Journalism, Communications or Marketing
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