Carla Tensuan

Copy, content, and corporate communications

Whether you need copywriting, web content, or organizational communications, I’m happy to discuss your project needs.

The right words to make you shine

I work with businesses to find the right words and tone that will resonate best with their audience. I can write for you on topics ranging from art and travel to career and business with a personal touch. I’m also on Upwork if you want a six-month commitment but don’t need long-term work.

15+ years of writing and marketing

I’ve been working as a freelancer since 2020 and, before that, I was a full-time marketing and communications professional at different companies for 15 years. That means I’m well-versed in creating content for consumers and businesses alike.

My experience will help you

I’ve had the privilege of collaborating with companies in the Philippines and the across the world. I’ve done work for Canva, Digital Room, KKday, Kalibrr, and Metrobank Foundation. I have the skills needed to work with you remotely. As a freelancer born and raised in Manila, I can provide my services at a competitive rate. 

I can help you articulate your ideas beautifully.

My Latest Work

4 Biggest Problems in Recruitment and How To Fix Them

One of the critical functions of HR that significantly impacts an organization is recruitment. Hiring talent is a multi-faceted process with many steps. In the blog, we discuss the 4 biggest problems in recruitment and how to fix them.

Why Organizations Need to Monitor The Labor Market

The labor market is constantly changing and evolving. It changes to reflect demands and pressures from different sectors, industries, and locations. New jobs emerge, old ones disappear, and wages fluctuate—sometimes due to external forces and local or regional economic factors. Organizations must stay on top of trends and monitor the labor market to remain competitive.

Record-Breaking Mosaic Art Around the World

Mosaics are a centuries-old art form, but their popularity hasn’t waned. They can be found worldwide, from villas and museums to sidewalks and public spaces. Mosaic artwork is everywhere.But have you ever wondered how giant is the world’s largest mosaic? What’s the greatest number of people who’ve worked together on mosaic art? What kinds of materials have mosaic designs been made out of?

Mesmerizing Asian Mosaic Designs That Will Wow You

Mosaic art brings together the old and the new. It’s a tradition that dates millennia, but you’ll find plenty of contemporary examples. And although mosaics are rooted in Western art, you can seek design inspiration from Chinese and Japanese art. The result is an original artwork that bridges East and West. To showcase the versatility of mosaics, here are some Asian-influenced motifs that will wow you.

Hole-in-the-Wall Cafés To Discover Around Alabang

We just love the simple, down-home vibe of Alabang south of Metro Manila. People here are known for being much more chill or laid-back, and it shows. If residents aren’t entertaining at home, they’re meeting with friends from nearby neighborhoods. In this part of the city, one will often find groups hanging out in cafés or coffee shops that are a welcome break from cookie-cutter chains. Here’s a list of our favorite, cozy hole-in-the-wall cafés in Alabang just waiting to be discovered.

Your Weekend Guide to Sta. Rosa Laguna

From Monday to Friday, we’re busy with work, school, and family. But come the weekend, we get a chance to recharge and relax. We can go on a staycation and explore the big city. Or, better yet, we can head to nearby cities and towns in the countryside—like Sta. Rosa, Laguna—where we can enjoy fresh air, nature, and weekend activities.

How Do I Select a Mosaic Backsplash for Our Bathroom?

The bathroom is one of the most essential rooms in the house. It’s where we clean ourselves, get rid of toxins, and have time to relax before bed. That’s why it’s so important to find tiles that reflect both your style, personality, and needs. A mosaic backsplash is one option that can feel totally personal.But choosing the ideal mosaic bathroom tiles can be a daunting task. With so many different colors and styles to choose from, it can be challenging to decide.

4 Fun Hobbies and Interests Inspired by Mosaic Art Making

Mosaic art is a popular art form that inspires people to create something beautiful. Mosaics artwork can be made with materials and objects. The designs can reflect anything from natural landscapes to abstract designs. With mosaic art being so versatile in where it can be installed and how it can look, this creative expression has encouraged others to pursue similar hobbies and interests. Here are some fun, creative, and exciting pursuits you can easily try if you love making mosaics.

My Latest Blog Posts

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Learning with Coursera: The 7 Best Online Courses for Freelance Writers

Massive open online courses are popular among freelancers with limited time to attend face-to-face workshops. These free courses can help you learn the necessary skills to take your freelance writing career to the next level.

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5 Easy Ways to Start the New Year Off Right

As we wrap up 2022 and approach 2023 with much optimism, it can be challenging to know what tasks to prioritize. Here are five easy ways to start the year off right.

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23 Exciting New Year’s Resolutions for Freelance Writers in 2023

The start of a new year is a great time to think about your freelance writing career. Here are some great New Year’s resolutions for freelance writers in 2023.

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Writing By the Beach Can Be Good For You—Here’s Why

Working remotely has become an increasingly popular option for many freelancers. This blog post explores the benefits of working from the beach, from mental health to productivity.

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The 3 Ambitious Freelance Writing Goals I Want to Achieve in 2023

I am setting my sights on three ambitious freelance writing goals for 2023: making more money, reaching a wider audience, and investing in my writing skills.

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The 4 Ways I Want to Scale Up My Freelance Writing Business

Here are four ways to scale your freelance writing and take it from a side project to a profitable and self-sustaining business.

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The 5 Freelancing Skills I Want to Boost in 2023

I’m always looking for ways to grow my skills and knowledge. As 2023 approaches, I’ve decided to focus on boosting these five essential freelancing skills.

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4 Highly Recommended Writing Books I’m Reading at the Moment

There’s a plethora of writing books available today. With such diverse topics and writing styles, it can be overwhelming to sift through them all. Here are some of the writing books I’m reading right now.