Press

Press for my books, blog and speaking

  • October 19, 2017: Conversation with The Gmail Genius on how write authentic, effective emails
  • October 19, 2017: Included in a CNBC article on how to follow up via email after you apply for a job
  • September 28, 2017: Included in a CNBC article on how to “supercharge your job search”
  • June 5, 2017: Review of Wait, How Do I Promote My Business? in CoVaBIZ, a premier business news magazine in Southeastern Virginia.
  • March 27, 2017: Won “Honorable Mention” in both the Business and Writing/Publishing categories in the annual Reader Views national book contest
  • March 6, 2017: Profiled in Inside Business about the FedEx Office decision to carry my book, Wait, How Do I Write This Email?, in 900 store locations
  • January 16, 2017: Glowing review of Wait, How Do I Write This Email? from respected review source Reader Views
  • November 18, 2016: Wait, How Do I Write This Email? named a finalist in the “Best Book” national awards competition
  • October 24, 2016: Recap from my workshop on writing “killer job applications” at the 2016 national conference of the Public Relations Student Society of America
  • June 27, 2016: Wait, How Do I Write This Email? is now used at the Pentagon in three communications courses
  • April 11, 2016: Business Insider called Wait, How Do I Write This Email? one of the “8 books every job seeker should read”
    • My book listed alongside legendary titles like What Color is Your Parachute? and How to Win Friends and Influence People
  • March 31, 2016Wait, How Do I Write This Email? highlighted on the blog for BurrellesLuce, an industry-leading media monitoring tool
  • February 21, 2016: NBC 29, the NBC affiliate in Charlottesville, Va, profiled me in a news story about my writing workshop for UVa students
  • February 1, 2016: PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) featured me in a Q&A on the power of a storytelling cover letter, a key chapter in my book
  • January 12, 2016: A Forbes article included me in a piece called “The 4 Questions You Should Ask in a Job Interview”
  • December 28, 2015: I appeared on WTOP — the #1 radio station in Washington, DC — to talk about effective email strategies
  • October 29, 2015: Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations honored me in Chicago as national public relations young professional of the year at its annual “Milestones in Mentoring” gala; award highlights my efforts to teach communication skills to millennials