Resume

Zahara Jade, M.A.

Global
Skype: rockangelyogi
USA, Thailand
Email: zaharajadelife@gmail.com  
 

 

Professional Experience

 

FREELANCE WRITER, International                                                                                                                                      2012 – Present

Elephant Journal Writer (2013 – Present)

  • Accepted as journalist for EJ. Various articles promoted to Most Popular & Featured
  • “Balancing the Debate: To Multivitamin or Not” reached 150,000 readers in 3 days

Copywriter (2012 – Present)

  • Work in various capacities, strengthening adaptability as writer
  • Successfully publish content in: Media, PR, Interviews, Articles, Web Content, Product Descriptions, Resumes
  • Exceptional ability to increase hits and clientele via Social Media Content

Website Content Developer, ZAHARA JADE (2011 – Present)

  • Write compelling content for entire website including blogs & SEO
  • Writing and storytelling has created exceptional marketing & sales campaigns to double sales the past year

 

SPIRITUAL INTEGRATIVE PSYCHOLOGIST, Self-Employed, USA, Thailand, India, Bali, VN                        2003 – Present

  • Psychotherapy combined with Eastern healing modalities to treat a range of mental, emotional, physical ailments
  • Clients able to release deep seeded emotions & wounds in order to make drastic life changes

Clinical Psychologist, Kent, OH (2012 – Present)

  • Treated children in traditional psychotherapy setting.
  • Involved in ongoing research at The Cleveland Clinic & Akron Children’s Hospital helping children recover

 

ZAHARA JADE, Global (2011 – Present)

Successfully Socially conscious brand of Jewelry & Clothing. Solely launched line & grew from small indie designs to global, niche brand.

Founder & Visionary (2011 – Present)

  • Successfully launched
  • “Balancing the Debate: To Multivitamin or Not” reached 150,000 readers in 3 days
  • Designer of all jewelry & concepts.

Company Partnerships (2012 – Present)

  • Landed partnerships to be the sole designer for organic, conscious companies on signature jewelry lines
  • Sales partnerships: Green This Season, The Culture Collection, Kismet Yogastyle, Down Dog Boutique
  • Companies include PranaForce Yoga, Christophe Cappon Yoga, Sakara Organic Life, The Cookbook Project

Head of Marketing & Sales, ZAHARA JADE (2012 – Present)

  • Collaborations on marketing campaigns: Karazi Designs, Maison byAmandaDyer, You, In Bloom, Ableology,
  • Conduct interviews for international publications about company history
  • Media Features: WorldNews, The Culture-ist, You, In Bloom, Green This Season, Eco Fashion World, Yoga Favorites, Project Eve, Fashion Revolution, Hello Yoga, Down Dog Boutique, PeaceLoveYoga

Website Content Developer, ZAHARA JADE (2012 – Present)

 

FREELANCE YOGA INSTRUCTOR, Vietnam, USA, Bali, Thailand (2009 – Present)

Ashtanga Yoga Instructor (2009 – Present)

  • Teach Mysore style & Led classes
  • 1st teacher in Cleveland, OH to have studied under the tutelage of Sharat Jois in Mysore, India
  • Pass on the lineage of studies learned from the premier Ashtanga teacher in the World in India

Vinyasa Yoga Instructor (2009 – Present)

  • Renowned for upbeat, fun, funky flows & exceptional music compilations to accompany each class
  • Teach group lessons 3-5 times per week, private lessons 3 times per week on average

 

FRIEDMAN SEARCH GROUP, USA (2003 – 2008)

Executive Sales Recruiter (2009 – Present)

  • Top performing recruiter 2 years in a row
  • Closing ratio of 90% on job orders worth $10k-20k
  • Exceeded expected goals each year, drawing in over $1M in business annually

 

 

NON-PROFIT LEADER, India (2012 – Present)

Palliative Care Mysore, Mysore India (20012 – Present)

  • Singlehandedly organized & ran 3 month project to come in as educator & teach terminally ill jewelry making
  • Sold 100% of finished jewelry product throughout the yoga community
  • Managed to increase profit for patients from $.75 to $12 per unit

The Cookbook Project, Global (2012 – Present)

  • Program & Art Director, creating Marketing & PR materials for the organization
  • Collaborated with local Mysore, India NGO, Odanadi Mysore, setting up long-term income generating program with trafficked youth

 

World Traveler, Global (2008-2009)

  • Solo backpacking journey through 12 countries in SE Asia, Indonesia, India, Europe
  • Learned invaluable lessons of self, human kind, foreign lands & cultures

 

Education & Training

Master of Arts, Clinical Psychology, Kent State University, Kent, OH (2003) - GPA 3.6

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (2001) – GPA 3.4

 Certified Yoga Practitioner, YTT, Gaia Tree Yoga, Bali, Indonesia (2009)

Certified Traditional Thai Bodyworker, Cleveland, OH (2011)