The three surprising experiences that shaped my marketing and writing career

Cara Szellemes
7 min readApr 12, 2021

Yesterday I was flipping through my early work portfolio and realised just how much has changed since I first started in marketing and communications.

I’ve had many wonderful opportunities and experiences, but three surprising experiences shaped my career as a marketer.

A long time ago in a land far, far away

I was working for my college newspaper when we heard talk show host Larry King was speaking at a public event in…

Cara Szellemes

Amazon №1 Bestselling author of Your Brilliant Un-Career, Web2 and Web3 Content Strategist, Founder of 180Selfcare and Your Story Bank.