My story and expertise


I have an Honours degree in English.

I had a successful career as a High School and Secondary College English teacher and Assistant Principal.

I am a now a part-time public servant, a consultant and also a freelance writer.

I run my own business and write web content for other businesses (check out

I changed careers from teaching to working for government in the Australian Public Service (the APS).

I gained rapid promotion through common-sense strategies I really enjoy sharing.

I help others make the same transition I made by translating their skills and experience into the APS 'language' and framework.

I have become the 'go-to' person for friends, family and colleagues wanting help with resumes, selection criteria and interview coaching.

They wanted success and that's what I wanted for them!

They were so happy with the results that I decided to offer my services more broadly...