Creative Copy Editing +Communications
sdkiernan (at) shaw.ca
Welcome to MAVEN+muse
Creative Collaborations for Communications
Collaborating with small business, non-profit and volunteer-led organizations to provide flexible solutions for communications, creative direction, copywriting + social media.
maven noun ma·ven \ˈmā-vən\
one who is experienced or knowledgeable; with an excellent understanding of a subject.
synonym: ace, adept, geek, whiz. hired gun.
muse verb \ˈmyüz\
to think deeply; to consider thoughtfully; to contemplate; to engage in thought.
noun: a force personified as a woman who is the source of inspiration for creative stimulus.
I Got Your Back
Your Maven at Large
VIRTUES OF A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT
Revive your focus and grow business - that's the advantage of hiring Maven + MUSE. This is a contingent workforce that reduces your labour costs and removes the stress of coping with payroll, insurance, workers' compensation or added office space and equipment. Now that's a small business virtue. Wink. Boom.
As your admin and tech-savvy assistant-maven-at-large, I help you with a full range of professional support to increase your productivity.
I've worked as an executive assistant to high-profile executives and elected officials since 2003. Building on my strong planning, organizational, and relationship skills, I assist with everything from appointment setting, email management, research, and PowerPoint presentation preparations, copywriting, website and database updating, invoicing, and personal concierge and shopping.
Marketing + Communications
Maven Meets Muse
EXTERNAL + DIGITAL ENGAGEMENT
Focused on budget-friendly solutions for small business and non-profit organizations, I'm dedicated to fluid external and digital communications to build influence, inspired by our collaboration.
Starting with a one-on-one meeting, together we'll start the process of co-creating a vibrant communications plan that is easily activated. Whether you're looking to grow awareness, launch a new project or promote a special event or fundraiser, Maven+MUSE supports on an independent, flexible basis.
BRANDING + COMMUNICATIONS
COPYWRITING + EDITING
From copy review + refresh services to keyword /SEO-infused blog posts, Maven+MUSE provides you with the solution without a long-term contract.
Whether it's helping you refresh your website content, refine and create your e-newsletters, or getting your weekly blog posts finalized and out the door.
Flexible outsourcing from $50 per hour or month to month from $750
You've hired your marketing and graphic design firm but you're feeling overwhelmed by the daily oversight needed to ensure your desired vision is being tailored to your standard. Maven+MUSE is the experienced liaison to help coordinate the marketing and branding process.
Proofing, re-writing, paying strong attention to typography, imagery and colours, this service is highly beneficial to you.
Flexible outsourcing from at $50 per hour or $1,000 per month packages
Do you feel like you're not maximizing the potential of your brand presence? Fortifying your brand is an ongoing task and Maven+MUSE can help shepherd you through a rebranding process, creative direct new and old marketing collateral and ensure all your promotional, social + content reflects your brand and builds your business.
Promote your events
Motivate your following to take action
Custom brand graphics + photo quotes
Share industry-related trends + news
Social media auditing
Flexible hourly or month to month packages