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Jennifer Torkelson

Jennifer Torkelson, PhD
Executive Consultant/Trainer

Jennifer Torkelson, Ph.D., has been described “as the best technical writing teacher ever!” High praise, indeed, but warranted, as Jennifer has a wealth of experience as a published writer and writing instructor (she’s been doing both for 15 years!). Jennifer understands the struggles that many writers in the workplace face and provides these writers with the strategies they need to write more succinct documents in less time.

She teaches “Better Business Writing,” “Exceptional Technical Writing,” and “Effective Writing for Engineers,” in addition to specialty classes.

Jennifer’s teaching philosophy centers around helping writers learn strategies to compose successful and purposeful texts.

Clients include Aerospace Corp., Withum, and Facebook, among others.

What makes Jennifer unique?

  • Jennifer brings a sense of curiosity to the classroom and highlights the intricate link between inquiry and writing by encouraging open and honest dialogue.
  • As a published author, Jennifer understands the many challenges writers may face, including procrastination, perfectionism, and that pesky writer's block; she has used this knowledge to develop strategies to help writers overcome these challenges.
  • Her extensive work with both domestic and international clients has helped her create a classroom in which there is an atmosphere of mutual respect and collaboration.

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Hurley Write, Inc., a certified women-owned small business (WBENC and WOSB), has been designing and teaching customized onsite, virtual,  and online technical, business, and scientific writing courses for over 30 years. We also develop and teach specialty courses, such as writing proposals, standard operating procedures (SOPs), deviation, and investigation reports, and preparing and giving great presentations.

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