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Brad Rhoads

Agency Copywriter, Financial Journalist

Location icon United States

After a couple of decades producing news, winning Emmys, and soaking up the good life, I decided to transition into the highly lucrative world of freelance magazine writing.

Oh, and when they let me, I also put together ads for Atlanta's top brand architecture agency.

Please enjoy my work.

Portfolio

Magazine Articles

Connected Magazine
03/02/2018
The Innovators

Right now, business leaders are cracking open corporate DNA and rearranging the code.

Connected Magazine
03/02/2018
Fintech & Bank Fusion

There Are Certain Things In Life That You Expect To Be Boring

Connected Magazine
03/02/2018
Finances of the Gig Economy

Residents of the gigosphere face financial challenges much different from 9-to-5’ers.

Connected Magazine
03/02/2018
Mobility Hits Its Grove

Advances in Artificial Intelligence are ushering in a new era of personalized experiences.

Connected Magazine
03/02/2018
Generation Z Rising

The Coming Consumer Storm: Linksters’ Impact On Retail, Commerce and Payments.

Connected Magazine
08/04/2017
Invisible Borders

Now You Can Travel Like a Tourist. And Pay Like You're Home.

Connected Magazine
08/04/2017
It's a Small World

The Three Things that Matter in Global eCommerce?: Trust, Trust, Trust.

Connected Magazine
03/02/2018
Big Data

Over The Last Few Years, Big Data Has Grown Into A Large And Formidable Beast.

Connected Magazine
08/04/2017
Fueling for the Future

The earliest self-driving cars were Herbie the Love Bug and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.

Connected Magazine
08/04/2017
Age of the Consumer

This is the Story of How We Got to "Quick It" or "Quit It"

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Innovation to Collaboration

First Data’s Glenn Fodor welcomes you to the new world of commerce. He’s been expecting you.

Connected Magazine
08/04/2017
The New Disruptors

Today's Consumers Choose Experiences Over Bells and Whistles

Connected Magazine
08/04/2017
A Light in the Shadows

Detecting Crime and the Hidden Auction Blocks on the Dark Web

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
The M Word

How Millennials are Reinventing the Shopping Experience

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
The Future of Fraud

Using AI and Machine Learning to Catch the Bad Guys

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Champion of Diversity

First Data’s EVP, Cindy Armine-Klein brings her “whole self” to work every day.

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Future Telling

Industry experts tell us what we can look forward to.

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Let's Get Personal

The Payments Industry Joins Marketing's Latest Trend

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Keys to Success

Ask corporate CEO and they’ll tell you there’s no single path to success.

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Going Global

Exploring the brave new world of global eCommerce

Connected Magazine
03/02/2018
Challenge Accepted

Outsmarting Fraudsters On An Ever-Changing Battlefield

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Why Machine Learning Works

An Interview with Feedzai Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Dr. Pedro Bizarro

Connected Magazine
03/03/2017
Welcome to the 1-Click World

It’s arguably the single most important invention in the history of eCommerce

Advertisements

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03/03/2017
How Do You Want to Grow

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: How Do You Want to Grow

Advertisement
08/04/2017
Imagine

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: Imagine

Advertisement
08/04/2017
Elevate Your Customers

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: Elevate Your Customers

Advertisement
03/02/2018
Get More for Your Money

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: Get More for Your Money

Advertisement
03/06/2018
First Data Analytics

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: First Data Analytics

Advertisement
03/03/2017
Gyft Ad

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: Gyft Solutions

Advertisement
03/02/2018
Gyft Corporate

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: Gyft Corporate

Advertisement
03/03/2017
First Data Careers

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: First Data Careers

Advertisement
03/03/2017
Everyone Shops Here

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: Everyone Shops Here

Advertisement
03/03/2017
Secure Commerce

Ad for First Data Featured in Connected Magazine: Secure Commerce for a Connected World

White Papers

Ghost Writer

Ghost Writer
01/22/2019
5 Trends for Digital Commerce

We have compiled five key trends in digital payments that will shape the industry this year.

Ghost Writer
05/03/2019
Frank Bisgnano

Ghost Written: Frank Bisgnano Introduction to Connected Magazine

Ghost Writer
03/02/2018
Barry McCarthy

Ghost Written: Barry McCarthy Connected Magazine Introduction

Ghost Writer
08/04/2017
Guy Chiarello

Ghost Written: Guy Chiarello Introduction to Connected Magazine

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