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Elise Dopson

Freelance marketing writer and blogger.

Elise Dopson is a professional freelance blog and content writer with years of experience writing for B2B and B2C clients. She specialises in writing about businesses, career development and marketing.

She can be through her website at, or on Twitter @elisedopson.

I'm Proud To Be A Female Entrepreneur In The Online Industry

I'm proud to be a female entrepreneur in the online industry, and I type those words with passion. I'm only 19 years old and I've managed to grow a successful freelance business - something I never would've thought was achievable if I'd have listened to the advice of other people.
25/10/2017 15:30 BST

5 Words And Phrases To Avoid Using on Your CV

A good CV sets you apart from the rest when you're applying for a job and is single-handedly the most important thing that decides on whether you get a job interview. It's probably your most professional document and the only thing that a prospective employer can judge you on, so it needs to be right!
20/09/2017 14:44 BST

How I Built My Own Career Path After An Apprenticeship

I'm not one to shy-away from the fact that I hated being in school. Sitting in a classroom and re-writing my teacher's notes wasn't my favourite activity; I'd much rather be out in the "real world" and finding out these facts myself.
04/07/2017 12:22 BST

It's Okay To Not Know What You Want To Do With Your Life

When it comes to making decisions, I'm probably one of the worst people for it. Seriously - about three months ago, I spent fifteen minutes stood in the fruit aisle of Tesco wondering if it was a red or green apple that I wanted for my lunch. (In the end, I got a green one.)
19/06/2017 13:03 BST

How Oversharing On Social Media Cost Me A Job

I'm saying this because I've made this mistake before and it's put potential clients off me. They saw that I like to let my hair down and have fun when I'm not working and unfortunately, it didn't sit with their "brand values" and the type of person they were looking to hire.
11/05/2017 11:57 BST

What Being Made Redundant Taught Me About Life

After being made redundant, I learnt a lot about life - and myself. I learned that it was possible to follow my dreams and being unintentionally pushed out of my comfort zone was more valuable to my career than I could ever have imagined!
28/04/2017 13:10 BST

How To Make The Transition From Full-Time To Freelance Writing

Making the transition from a secure full-time job to freelancing is difficult. It can feel like a leap into the unknown and with no concrete evidence that you'll generate enough money, many freelancers will put-off the jump for longer than they actually need to.
23/02/2017 11:41 GMT