Leading Edge Research in Science and Management around the World
Helen Kelly is an award-winning research writer, editor and interviewer who covers biomedical science and management internationally. She originates story ideas and sources interviews at the highest levels of academia, industry and government. Prior to work as a journalist, Helen was an Executive Coach, Executive Development Manager and Management Consultant specializing in strategy development processes and management communications with clients in the US and Europe.
Helen holds dual citizenship the United States and the United Kingdom. During twenty-five years living in Europe Helen worked in England and France and was on assignment in Ireland, Norway, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, and Germany.
Helen holds a BA in English Literature from Adelphi University and an MA with Distinction in Behavioral Sciences from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She speaks conversational French.
Example Contract Experience includes the following.
Contributing Editor / ALN World Vicon Business Media
Source and write science features covering controversial issues in biomedical research and management column covering best practice and practitioner profiles for European magazine whose audiences include industry thought leaders, senior scientists, facility directors, European Union and Asian national policy makers and investors in biomedical start-up companies. www.alnmag.com
2000 to 2009
European Editor / The Working Manager
Weekly Columns: In Practice, Top Tips, The Helen Kelly Interview
Source and write weekly features, company and thought-leader profiles, and case series including Nucor Steel and Siemens. Manage freelancers; member of the Editorial Board. www.twmacademy.com login on request
1998 – 1999
IT Documentation and Training Department Startup / Littler Mendelson P.C.
Surveyed the firm nationwide to determine IT documentation and training needs among attorneys and senior legal staff. Created the development plan, hired staff, wrote documentation, edited contributions, managed development of attorney training and rolled out the Training Program nationwide.
1995 – 1998
Writer IBM UK Mainframe Division
Create marketing program to revive the ailing Mainframe Division.
Bonus for largest outsourcing contract in the subsidiary’s history.
1989 – 1994
Board Communications Consultant / Manager/ Digital Equipment UK
Coach the Board to create product and business strategies, develop and communicate business and product strategy implementation plans and engage employees subsidiary wide.
Bonus for contribution to subsidiary profitability.
1982 – 1986
Trade Text Division Start Up Manager / McGraw-Hill Book Co
Create the list, find authors, edit books, develop a course for new authors, and publish the books.
Many books are still in print.
Winner, US Press Association Award for Special Publication
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