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  Mythili Sampathkumar
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  Freelance writer and global trade consultant. I cover everything from international trade issues, business, legal writing, foreign affairs, and even dabble in travel writing. I have also covered climate change and education stories. Based in New York City and available for all manner of assignments.

My full portfolio can be found here: www.muckrack.com/RestlessRani
Work Info
 
Expertise
Social Media Entry Level
Technical Writer 2 Years
Writer 8 Years
Specialty
Business (general) 8 Years
International 8 Years
Law 8 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
2 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
PolicyMic (11+), UN Dispatch (11+), Media Global News (11+), School Library Journal (6-10), Brazil Business Reports (3-5), Broker Power, Inc. (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Avaya Inc (11+), Entrypoint Consulting (3-5), Miller & Chevalier (3-5)
Computer Skills
Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Outlook, Lotus Notes, SAP-GTS, Evernote, social media (Facebook, Twitter, Wordpress, Blogger, Google+, Tumblr)
Equipment
Mac, PC, audio recorder, DSLR camera, smartphone, Mini DVR camcorder
Foreign Language Skills
Tamil, learning Hindi and Spanish
Work Permits & Visas
U.S. citizen
Unions
Freelancer's Union
Awards
Fellowship in Global Journalism at the University of Toronto - 2014-2015
Associations
South Asian Journalists Association
Other
Becoming a full-time freelance writer/journalist is a career change for me, and I hope to expand my portfolio to writing and reporting from all across the world. I bring all my legal, business, and corporate experience along with skills gained at non-profits to any project.

Relevant Coursework:
Passed U.S. Custom's Brokers License Exam

University of Maryland - Legal Writing, Business writing

Johns Hopkins University - International Security, International Trade Law, International Business and Contracts, Environmental Policy

Gotham Writer's Workshop - Freelance Writing
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.