DJ Waldow

Writer and Marketer in Sacramento, CA

Marketer. Writer. Content Creator. Creative. Passionate. Human. University of Michigan Alumni. MBA. LinkedIn


I'm a freelance writer who helps companies and brands produce valuable content and touchpoints for their own marketing as well as their clients and customers.


I'm open to part-time, remote work.

I've spent the past 2+ decades creating content — blog posts, articles, email & landing page copy, eBooks, & whitepapers. If it has words, it's my jam.

Most recent client work:

*Gong case studies. Diligent, Genesys, workato, Sendoso, PlateIQ, and Hubspot

*Gong blog posts: Drinking our own champagne: How Gong uses Gong and Here It Is. Your 7-Step Sales Strategy Framework For 2021 and Here are the 7 BEST data-backed sales tips of 2020 and Want to be a top performer? These words and phrases are proven to win deals ... to name a few.

* blog posts.

*Filtered blog posts: here and here.

I've also penned sales emails and social media posts.

Over the years, I've ...

*Built a few websites —Mariemont PTA (Wordpress) and Wenke Construction (Squarespace).

*Launched and hosted a few podcasts:

🎙The Work Talk Show (101 episodes)

🎙Living Your Passion (50 episodes)

🎙Marketo’s Marketing Nation (26 episodes)

🎙gDiapers’ It Takes a Village to Raise a Parent (20 episodes)

Given several 🗣 keynote presentations.

Published a book📚!

Written a few things -- some of my older content:

Why Most Meetings Suck (and how to make them AWESOME): Catchy headline, practical advice, peppered with personal/humor.

The Best Career Advice I’ve Ever Received: Short and to the point. A topic that all professionals can relate to.

✍ Email Subject Lines Matter: Practical advice about email subject lines.

✍ How I Process LinkedIn Requests — how I … well … process LinkedIn Requests. Ha!

✍ Don’t Let LinkedIn Take the Human Out of You — discussing how to be more human using LinkedIn

✍ 17 Email Marketing Terms Every Business Should Know

Zignal Labs Flipbook – Staying Ahead in Employer Branding & Recruiting: Longer-form content. Co-authored Flipbook (eBook). The tone is light, yet professional.


In late 2018 I co-founded Simple Summers, the stress-free website for par

  • Education
    • University of Michigan (BBA)
    • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (MBA)
    • St. John Fisher College (Masters of Education)
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