Blogging for Professional Development


Have you ever thought about how you can use your blog for professional development? Blogging can serve as a way to build a resume outside of just your job.

The WordPress Community will be welcoming support pros from the Support Driven Expo ( to talk about personal blogs and their impact on career development! This meetup event will focus on using WordPress to publish career-, learning-, and expertise-related content on a personal blog.

Sarah Chambers
Sarah is the founder of Supported Content (, a content agency for SaaS companies that love their customers. She's a bit nomadic, but is currently residing in Squamish, BC and heads to the mountains as much as possible.

Kathryn Presner
Happiness Engineer at Automattic. Giving an expo workshop titled, "Don't Fear the Forums: Lessons from the WordPress support community”. Kathryn will be traveling from Montreal, Canada. She shares her expertise on

Andrew Spittle
Happiness Engineer and lead of Automattic's support teams. Local to Portland, he writes at and

Courtney Patubo Kranzke
WordPress Community Organizer

12:30pm: Doors open, mingle & chat
1:00: Panel discussion
1:30: Q&A
2:00: Soft close, mingle & chat till 2:30pm.

Featured photo by:
Thomas Lefebvre on