About Lindsayksaunders

Lindsay K. Saunders is a communications and outreach public servant during the day and has been freelance writing and editing for 7 years. She is passionate about a number of things surrounding the development of content including branding, content strategy, design of documents and webpages, and the importance of communicating complex information creatively. Outside of communications, Lindsay devotes her time to advocacy for social justice issues tied to poverty, women's rights, racial justice issues, and above all: inequality.

The Weekly #6 – Women & the Ways We Work: Stephanie Schuttler, the Fancy Scientist

This week's profile features an interview with Stephanie Schuttler. I met Stephanie nearly two years ago through 20-30 Something Raleigh Chicks, a meetup group I've been organizing for over 6 years now. Another member had hosted a gathering to come to a fashion show I was walking in. We all connected at a nearby bar in downtown Raleigh and [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #5 – Women & the Ways We Work: Kristy Martino, Creative Political Organizer

This week's profile features an interview with Kristy Martino, who is located in Maine. I met Kristy in late 2015 through RESULTS. I was trying to be difficult and prove that we could have a joint U.S. and global poverty advocacy group in NC. (I did.) Kristy was a spitfire full of compassion and a keen sense of [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|2 Comments

Lessons from Loss: Do Today What You Cannot Do Tomorrow

On Sunday, January 22, 2017, my Grandfather died just 6 days shy of his 97th birthday. He died in the presence of family, but I wasn't there on that Sunday. I wasn't there that weekend either although I knew it may be his last. I had gone to Washington, D.C. to join in and March for [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|Advice|0 Comments

The Weekly #4 – Women & the Ways We Work: Lauryn Colatuno, Digital Media Food Lover

Lauryn Colatuno This week's profile features an interview with Lauryn Colatuno, who is located in Raleigh, NC. I met Lauryn in July 2013 through the Yelp Triangle Elite Community. She had become the new Community Manager, and as an Elite Reviewer, I was eager to meet her. Lauryn was loaded with tons of personality, excitement for [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Advice, Branding, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #3 – Women & the Ways We Work: Frances De Los Santos, Education Program Coordinator

Welcome to my Wednesday blog series exploring women’s careers, interests, and roles. Within this series, I explore how women of all ages, in all phases of their lives, make choices for themselves, their careers, their families, and their time, in general. Frances De Los Santos This week's profile features an interview with Frances De Los [...]

By | January 25th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #2 – Women & the Ways We Work: Jalileh Garcia Cornell, Aspiring Human Rights Advocate

Welcome to my Wednesday blog series exploring women’s careers, interests, and roles. Within this series, I explore how women of all ages, in all phases of their lives, make choices for themselves, their careers, their families, and their time, in general. Jalileh Visiting Columbia This week's profile features an interview with Jalileh Garcia Cornell. I [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #1: Women & The Ways We Work – Rebecca Woskoff, Academic Coach

Welcome to my Wednesday blog series exploring women’s careers, interests, and roles. Within this series, I will explore how women of all ages, in all phases of their lives make choices for themselves, their careers, their families, and their time, in general. Rebecca Woskoff My first profile features an interview with Rebecca Woskoff. I met [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

10 Things I’m Most Proud of From 2016

Some Thursday Thoughts in no particular order in a reflection on a tumultuous year in the rearview mirror. Because of my Marketing and Technical Writing contract work at Red Hat, Digital Marketing Manager work at Zift Solutions, and Director of Communications role with Society for Technical Communications Carolina Chapter, I’ve gotten good at email marketing, thanks [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|Branding, Careers, Communications|0 Comments

The Wave of a Woman’s Place Standing Up & Leaning In: My Personal Story

The Wave of a Woman’s Place Standing Up & Leaning In: My Personal Story Feminism in the Workplace As my career has progressed, first from the very predominately female world of education, into the role of a paralegal and account management during grad school, and then landing permanently on the communications and marketing planet, I’ve [...]

By | August 29th, 2016|Advice, Careers, Communications, Feminism|0 Comments

Branding: Yelpers & Business Relationships

Yelp, Branding, & Business Relationships BA Work at the Maker Faire: NC in 2014 People have mixed feelings about Yelp and it certainly gets its fair attention in the news from the press regarding reviews, social media, and even debates about the First Amendment. I’m a little biased because I’ve been an Elite Yelper [...]

By | August 19th, 2016|Branding, Marketing|0 Comments