Sarah Li

Journalist|Taipei, Taiwan

Taiwanese Journalist offers 3 years of experience in print and digital media; exceptional storyteller with strong news judgement; able to write, edit videos, analyze data, and collaborate with editors to publish weekly news and SEO articles.


Work Experience

Bilingual Columnist

Crossing 換日線

CommonWealth Magazine Group

September 2020 - Present
Taipei, Taiwan

Produced English and Chinese articles about workplaces and careers during the pandemic.

- Pitched ideas independently and submitted well-structured articles that did not require publication’s further editing.
- Impressed editors with exceptional English writing and received a contract for the position.

Investment Journalist

Cheers Magazine

CommonWealth Magazine Group

March 2021 - March 2022
Taipei, Taiwan

Ideated weekly topics based on trendy issues mainly in the financial industry to write articles about careers and investment.

- Launched and completed projects with a team of five.
- Maintained contacts with global banks, derivative industries, and crypto start-ups.
- Delivered long-form features that reached 100,000 page views within one month.

Student Journalist


September 2019 - September 2020
Taipei, Taiwan

Managed a news site with an editorial team to publish weekly news and used social media to enhance the web reach.

- Increased engagement on social media through GA reports.
- Collaborated and communicated with the editorial team from multicultural backgrounds.

Program Producer

Shine Vision Communication


September 2017 - October 2018
Taipei, Taiwan

Produced five-minute videos to introduce corporates and small businesses in Taiwan.

- Acquired flexible interpersonal skills by interviewing professionals ranging from entrepreneurs to general managers.
- Led the crew to carry out filming and interviews.

News Intern


January 2016 - May 2017
Taipei, Taiwan

Assisted editors in proofreading under time pressure and update front page news and social media posts.

- Obtained savvy knowledge of digital media management.
- Completed assigned tasks efficiently with carefulness, adapted to a fast-paced workplace.


2019 - 2020

Cardiff University

International Journalism

2014 - 2017

National Taiwan University of Arts

Radio and Television
GPA 3.8

Soft Skills

  • Multicultural work experience
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Contacts with business leaders
  • Good time management
  • Adaption to face-paced workplace
  • A fast learner with growth mindsets

Hard Skills

  • News and feature writing 
  • SEO writing styles and strategies
  • Basic social media management
  • Basic GA & Persona analysis
  • Infographic & video production
  • Exceptionally verbal and written communication skills
  • Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro


  • Chinese (native)
  • English (proficient)

Chinese Portfolio









English Portfolio

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