Lisa Balbes Ph.D.

School Attended:
Washington University in St. Louis, BA.
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Ph.D.

Current Position:
Freelance Technical Writer/ Editor

What do you love about your job?
That I get to learn new things all the time.

What career advice would you give your 18 year old self?
Learn what networking really is, and do it. 

What is your dream vacation?
On top of a mountain in West Virginia, with 45,000 new friends from 160+ countries, doing STEM stuff. 

If you had to wear a t-shirt with one word on it for one year, what word would you choose?
Think.

If you could instantly become an expert in something, what would it be? 
Learning when and how to say "no"

Ask me about: 
Consulting, freelancing, technical writing/ editing, interviewing, resumes/ CVs, oral presentations