/Tag:featured

Services

Award nomination writing
Proposal writing
Contract management
Partnership packages
Strategic planning
Grant writing
Opportunity/market research

  • Company teambuilding
  • Professional development plans
  • Hiring (plans and processes)
  • Project managment
  • Talent management
  • Departmental mentoring/coaching
  • Accountability partnering
  • Orientation (and ongoing training)
  • Process/resource development
  • Large-scale event planning
  • Conference/trade show planning/attendance

Product/service campaigns
Speech writing
Media crisis management
Analyst relations
Branding
Brochures
Social media
Website development & maintenance
Graphic design
Contributed articles drafting
Press releases (writing and targeted distributions)
Media relations
Press/media tours
Magazines
Annual reports
Script development (video, commercials, and radio ads)
e-Newsletters

Newsletters
Executive communications

2017-02-23T03:45:18+00:00 May 13th, 2014|

CEO Letter

PH planning color ns

Dear CEO,

I’m writing this letter on behalf of the most amazingly skilled and underutilized members of the workforce community. The workforce members I speak of are exceptionally talented and available at a moment’s notice.

They are

Flexible
Loyal
Multitalented
Strong
Dedicated
Driven
Adaptive
Brilliant
Compassionate

They are the military spouse community.

They seek to have a career that allows them to excel professionally while supporting their spouses’ military careers. They seek this balance because they are devoted to our country, their families, and their careers.

So why am I writing to you?

I am the founder and president of Powerhouse Planning, LLC (Powerhouse). Powerhouse guides companies toward initiating and instituting high-IMPACT business plans that succeed in the forms of growth, recognition, efficiency, and new opportunities. We serve as an affordable, scalable, and targeted resource to assist companies of all sizes in achieving their goals. We provide business/company development, external/internal communications, and marketing services. Powerhouse provides solutions that allow you to cut your overhead cost by using our freelance teams to complete your tasks. You save money, and you also help provide career opportunities for military spouses. We are virtually based and can work with you—for you—from anywhere in the world.

I hope you will consider partnering with Powerhouse. Cut your costs and make a difference in the lives of others. Powerhouse has unlimited growth potential, and we want you to grow with us. Let’s make a difference together.

Respectfully,

Jessica Bertsch, President
Powerhouse Planning, LLC
jbertsch@powerhouseplanning.com

2017-02-27T21:19:15+00:00 May 12th, 2014|

Contact Us

Happy with us? Like to work with us? Regardless of what you want to tell us, we want to hear from you. We try our best to respond within one to two business days.

2017-03-14T21:29:06+00:00 May 12th, 2014|

Careers

CAREERS

We are currently only hiring freelance positions. If you are interested in any of the positions below, email your resume, sample work (up to five images/documents), hourly rate, and a cover letter to admin@powerhouseplanning.com.

  • Graphic Designer
  • Instructional Designer
  • Multimedia Specialist
  • Technical Writer
  • Web Designer
  • Business Developer
  • Administrative Support

  • Project Manager

  • Quality Assurance

I’ve witnessed the tremendous success of Powerhouse from its inception, though I only became a member of the Powerhouse family a little over a year ago. From the beginning, Jess and the amazing talent she discovers have made Powerhouse more of a world-wide family than just an incredibly exceptional place to work. Each Powerhouse employee is made to feel like a significant contributor to the company’s success, and our clients are among the best on the planet. Add in the fact that Powerhouse allows me to have a truly portable career, enabling me to find a perfect balance between work and home, and I feel like I won the lottery the day I was hired! With such a diversity of talented coworkers doing such fantastic things from literally anywhere, Powerhouse is truly the Little Engine that DOES, every day, everywhere. I’m just so honored to be a tiny, tiny part of that commitment, dedication, and success.

Heatherlynn Akins,
Technical Writer and Proud Military Spouse (retired)

I’m so grateful for Powerhouse Planning and Jessica’s commitment to provide career opportunities to military spouses and veterans. Working remotely as a Powerhouse team member, I am able to maintain career continuity as we move from one location to the next AND achieve a healthy work/life balance! Powerhouse consistently provides an exciting work environment where I’m challenged and encouraged to grow professionally while providing support to an exciting list of clients. I love working with Powerhouse and am proud to be part of this dynamic company.

Stephanie Jarry,
Social Media Strategist, Graphic Designer, and Proud Military Spouse

Powerhouse Planning sets the bar as a workplace for remote contractors. The company provides opportunity to talent that would otherwise be overlooked because of geographic location, thus building a team capable of delivering the highest quality of goods and services to their clients. Powerhouse also strives to create an environment of appreciation by continuously performing thoughtful gestures and compensating their team in a swift manner. I highly recommend Powerhouse for anyone who values being part of an enthusiastic and efficient team.

Bianca Strzalkowski,
Technical Writer and Proud Military Spouse

As a military spouse I have a deep appreciation for anyone who works to help our community—Powerhouse does just that. Working for Powerhouse as a freelancer has given me the ability to have continuity in my career as well as to learn and grow in new areas, allowing me to stay relevant in my field. The leadership team at Powerhouse pursues talent that will complement each other; working to give every employee an opportunity to showcase their talents while providing exceptional client outcomes. I am happy to work for a company with such high standards for quality, one that values personal growth and development. Thank you, Powerhouse!

Kelly Maria,
Social Media Specialist and Proud Military Spouse

I am extremely proud and honored to be a part of the Powerhouse Planning team. My favorite things about working with Powerhouse include the opportunity for a healthy work/life balance, the encouragement and support to continue to grow and utilize my professional skills while concurrently supporting my husband’s service to our country, and the ability to connect and work with a tremendous team around the world to provide amazing services to the clients who contract with Powerhouse. I am most proud to work with Powerhouse because of the integrity and top-notch, service-oriented business ethic Jessica holds strong to in every decision she makes on behalf of both Powerhouse and our clients.

Jennifer Kirkpatrick,
Executive Assistant and Proud Military Spouse

Powerhouse Planning is an incredible company to work for. It is an honor and privilege to be a part of a team that utilizes military spouses as their main workforce. I love that Powerhouse Planning allows me to support my husband’s career while growing my own. Jessica searches far and wide to find the best freelancers to cooperatively create stunning marketing and communication packages for today’s workforce.

Amanda Higgs,
Videographer and Proud Military Spouse (retired)

Working with Powerhouse has been a joy. Jessica’s passion and positive attitude are infectious, and I’m proud to be a part of her successes. Many of my family members have served our country over the years in various branches of our military. Living in Hampton Roads, Virginia, and having friends who serve, have served, or support their husbands/wives/children as they serve have just made my admiration, gratitude, and respect for the individuals in our military stronger. I feel so lucky to be a part of what Jessica and Powerhouse do!

Jennifer McKee,
Quality Assurance Specialist and Technical Writer

Working with Powerhouse President Jessica Bertsch and experiencing her energy and drive are inspiring to me. I have gotten a lot of satisfaction from helping Powerhouse grow to where it is today. Being able to use my creativity and meet interesting customers makes the job worthwhile, and as long as I am a part of this company I know more exciting challenges lie ahead. The thing I appreciate most about Powerhouse is that it has given me the opportunity to balance work and life by allowing me to work flexible hours. I will always be thankful to Powerhouse for believing in me and giving me the opportunity to grow, not only within the company, but also as a person.

Amy Wolfe,
Graphic Designer

When I think of Powerhouse, I think of family. Not only does Powerhouse support me as a parent by allowing me to work from home as I raise my son, but Powerhouse also treats everyone like family. No matter how much geographical distance separates us, those of us who work with Powerhouse feel connected to the vision and leadership of the company. Ultimately, Powerhouse places value on supporting families, particularly those who serve our country, and that’s a mission I can get behind every day.

Nicole Keeny,
Quality Assurance Specialist and Technical Writer

Working with Powerhouse as a freelancer has been an amazing experience. This company values your skills (and gives you opportunities to shine in your areas of greatest strength). But more importantly, Powerhouse values YOU. You’re family here. And Powerhouse takes care of its family.

Randi Cairns,
Content Creator and Proud Military Family Advocate

2018-07-20T15:45:04+00:00 May 12th, 2014|