Joseph Gaylord is an English teacher, communications and writing coach and entrepreneurship expert currently living in Bologna, Italy. He is available for private lessons focusing on communication and writing skills for professionals and startups and runs a regular writing group, you can find out about rates and upcoming events through the contact page.
He is also a community advisor on the Social-Digital Innovation Initiative, a new approach to Tech4Good, promoting and supporting the cross-pollination of the world of technology and social entrepreneurship and the creation of financially sustainable social businesses.
Joe is an international relations, entrepreneurship and communications expert, with a range of other interests. He has worked on a number of entrepreneurship projects, advising hackathons, startups, competitions and policy development. He specializes in developing networks and communities of enthusiastic experts and young people. He writes on various topics, language, religion, gender, health, politics, business and more.
Previous roles include Innovation Support Office for the ITU Development Sector, Community Manager for the Young Innovators Program (the first co-creation and ideation platform of the United Nations), Strategic Advisor and Social Media Manager for GovFaces, feature writer for Ours Magazine, Youth Advisory Board Member with the BYND2015 Global Youth Summit, Housing Advocate for the homeless population in Boston with HomeStart, and a volunteer teacher at Holy Cross School in Agartala, Tripura, India.