Andrew Rosen – There Are Lots of Them

helloHow many Andrew Rosens are there? Well I’m glad you asked. There are 71 in the United States alone. That means if I want to establish my name as my brand, the odds are already stacked against me.  And from what it seems, all of these Andrew Rosens are pretty darn successful, thus stealing my search engine thunder.

So in case you stumbled upon this website randomly, let me clear the air about who I am and who I’m not.

I am not Andrew Rosen, the CEO of theory, the popular apparel line. Nor do I own a big chunk of Proenza Schouler.

I AM a writer and freelance blogger who loves taking on new and exciting challenges.

I am not Andrew Rosen, the president of Kaplan, the SAT prep and education outlet.

I AM a digital content manager who understands social media and the latest Web technologies. [Read more…]

What I Want From an Employer

wantWe often hear what employers want from employees, but what about what employees want from employers?  After 15 years of full-time work, I know what I want, and I’m ready to ask for it. After all, a good match benefits both parties, and mom always said that asking never hurts.

First a little about me.

My professional experience is varied.  I helped MTV Networks build their satellite radio station from the ground up; I honed my editorial skills writing for; I currently manage digital media for AAA; I run a successful career advice blog and freelance blogging business.

There have been elements of each job that I’ve enjoyed, and of course, things that I haven’t been a huge fan of.

If the ideal job is out there for me, it’s on Long Island or in Queens (lifestyle choice) and looks something like this… [Read more…]