Joan Oliver Goldsmith—Ghostwriter, Copywriter, Author
A Passion for Clear, Compelling Words That Get Results
Joan Oliver Goldsmith
It’s a tough world for words these days, so distinguish yourself by hiring the best.
Joan Oliver Goldsmith is a highly skilled ghostwriter, content developer, and author with 20+ years experience as a successful freelancer. She is known for her excellence in managing the process, writing great copy, respecting the budget, and meeting deadlines.
Joan’s résumé includes management positions with corporations and nonprofits, an executive MBA, and a background in the arts. She takes delight in speaking the language of the particular client, industry and audience—addressing their needs in the way that makes the most sense to them. Working in digital or traditional media, Joan creates the most effective way to communicate the message.
Joan’s literary work—her book, essays and blog—focus on how we can live richer and more vivid lives by connecting with music, art, dance, theater, nature. She invites you to join her in discovering delight, seeing the funny side, and expressing appreciation.
MBA, Carlson Executive MBA program, University of Minnesota
BA, music, Oberlin College
Current: Tutor to adults who are learning English and math or are preparing for the G.E.D. or citizenship exam. Franklin Learning Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
1986-2010: Singer with the Minnesota Chorale, performing with the Minnesota Orchestra and The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Praise From Satisfied Clients and Editors
“It’s been a delight working with you!”
— Paul Scheele, Ph.D., Founding Partner, Learning Strategies Corporation
“Great job on the fresh look, fresh perspective and great writing. The client is thrilled!”
— Erin Gwiazdon, LEVEL Brand
“As editor of Minnesota Law & Politics, I returned to Joan Oliver Goldsmith time and again for smart, well-written stories that showed a full understanding of the subject. Her way with people was the equal of her way with words, so she was often able to get stories others might miss.”
— Steve Kaplan, former editor, Minnesota Law & Politics
“We have decided that you are a ‘strategic business partner’ in every sense of
the word. Our business is more successful today because of our relationship with
Joan Oliver Goldsmith.”
— Dennis L. Nowlin, 3M Health Care Management Services
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