I'm a content writer and marketer focused on SaaS, data privacy, user onboarding and automation. Working in both French and English, I am currently based in France 🥐 You can reach me at thierry.maout(at)gmail(dot)com, and I'm happy to connect on LinkedIn or Twitter.
👨💻 Work experience
Content marketing manager
Didomi - Remote 💻 (2022 - Present)
Freelance content writer & translator
Self-employed - Remote 💻 (2018 - Present)
Intiveo - Vancouver, BC, Canada 🇨🇦 (2019 - 2020)
Co-founder / Head of growth
Fairwai - Paris, France 🇫🇷 / San Francisco, USA 🇺🇸 (2018 - 2019)
Growth marketing manager
Userlane - Munich, Germany 🇩🇪 (2017 - 2018)
FLE Vidéoludique - Le Havre, France 🇫🇷 (2015 - 2016)
Tier 3 CSR
Electronic Arts (EA) - Galway, Ireland 🇮🇪 – (2013 - 2015)
NX Direct - Atlanta, GA, USA 🇺🇸 – (2013)
Marketing & branding intern
NetwellCASALA - Dundalk, Ireland 🇮🇪 – (2012)
Master's Degree, Law, Economics and Management: Sales Force Management
ISEM - Montpellier, France 🇫🇷 (2018)
Bachelor's Degree, International Affairs: International Marketing
Le Havre University - Le Havre, France 🇫🇷 (2013)
Associate’s Degree, Marketing and Management Techniques
Le Havre University - Le Havre, France 🇫🇷 (2012)
Dema1n.org - Online 💻 (2022 - Present)
DailyArt - Online 💻 (2018 - Present)
Writer and Copy Editor
The Source - Vancouver, BC, Canada 🇨🇦 (2019 - 2020)
Resolution: Possible - London, UK 🇬🇧 (2015 - 2016)
✏️ Find my writing on:
My personal blog on Medium covering a bit of everything
Data Privacy compliance, consumer privacy laws and more
No-code platform to build powerful websites
Light-hearted weekly newsletter about MMA
Movie reviews and ratings
Book reviews and ratings
User Onboarding platform helping businesses create cool product walkthroughs without code
Tips, ideas, insights, and resources to stay updated with the latest in automation, no-code, and SaaS.
Art & cultureCinemaSocietyTech
Bi-weekly newspaper based in Vancouver, BC, Canada
🔎 Portfolio: Standout articles you should check out (imo)
Does Automation Increase Productivity? 7 Key Findings, Backed by Data
Automation is often referred to as a way to increase productivity and get more done. But what do the facts say about this statement? Essentially, productivity is the rate at which a company, team, or individual can conduct their work and produce results.
Nanoblock: Building a Niche Under the Radar
I have always enjoyed games and toys, and while playing video games when you're over 30 is widely accepted nowadays, playing with brick toys to build miniature stuff is not quite up there with the coolest grown-up hobbies ( for most people).
Presenting our Senior-Friendly Onboarding Strategies to Google
This April, UserGuiding had the opportunity to present findings on the topic of senior-friendly user onboarding to a team from Google. The presentation focused on senior users' relationship with technology, and how innovative user onboarding strategies can help. What are some of the challenges associated with onboarding older users?
The impact of culture on management: A primer.
Over the last 8 years or so, I've had the opportunity to live and work in a bunch of countries: France, the USA, the UK, Ireland, Germany and now Canada. In most of these places, the companies I worked for were composed of people from all walks of life and parts of the world: Brazil, The Netherlands, Ghana, South Africa, Italy, India, and more.
MMA for Dummies: A guide for the aspiring fan
In other words, I have no qualifications except being a fan, and being fluent in English, which allows me to translate MMA content to my Francophone readers (more on that at the end of the post). Now that we established my expertise (or lack thereof), let's get to it!
Can you actually learn a language with Duolingo?
When a lot of things came to a stop last year (you might have heard about it), I found myself with a lot of free time, and unable to attend my weekly Japanese classes. I didn't want to lose too much...