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  • $70 hourly
    I am an AFI graduate and have written short to feature length dramatic and documentary scripts and treatments for film, TV, online, and mobile media. Productions I have written for have earned an Emmy, a Codie, an Action for Children’s Television Award, a New York Film Festival Gold Medal, and Cine Golden Eagles, and a nomination for a Peabody Award. My scripts include: CURE, a drama that is a 2023 NY Women in Film & Television Writers Lab Semifinalist and in the top 3% of discoverable projects on Coverfly, was a 2022, 2021, and 2020 Austin Film Festival Second Rounder and a 2019 ScreenCraft Drama quarterfinalist, and scored an 8 on The Black List. GRAFT, a coming-of-age drama that was a 2022 Austin Second Rounder and that I am adapting for a theatrical production. A PLACE CALLED HOME, a drama based on a true story, which was a New York Independent Film Market script selection. CRAWL SPACE, a psychological drama that was a Finalist for the 2015 New York Women in Film & Television Writer's Lab. CAMPING IN THE RAIN, a romantic adventure script. Recent contract work includes writing a treatment of novelist Anne Aylor's coming-of-age novel, THE DOUBLE HAPPINESS COMPANY; editing and script consulting on a comedic short, THE CALLBACK; writing a dramatic short, A PRAYER, for actor Anthony Aguilar Gallagher; writing a feature, CLIPPED WINGS (working title), for Front Row Productions; and co-writing the treatment for a documentary feature, THE MAYA MOVIE, for Redhouse Productions. As a SCRIPT CONSULTANT, I evaluated scripts for 12+ years for Los Angeles and San Francisco studios and have consulted for contests, grants, and many independent writers and filmmakers. My clients have sold or produced screenplays in the U.S., Canada, India, Guatemala, and Germany, screened at Cannes, Rotterdam, the Berlinale, Independent Film Week, Sundance, South by Southwest, CAAMFest, and the San Francisco International Film Festival, won or placed in the Nicholl, Austin, ScreenCraft, Page, Zoetrope, Slamdance, Bluecat, and Moondance screenwriting contests, and been nominated for or won the Academy Award.
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  • $50 hourly
    I am an experienced science writer specializing in neuroscience, nutrition and artificial intelligence. My work has appeared in Scientific American MIND, Discover and Nature Partner Journal (npj) Science of Learning community site. I write a weekly for Singularity Hub and run the award-winning science blog NeuroFantasic. My work frequently ends up as the most-read article of the week or month. I was twice awarded the prestigious Herb Lampert Emerging Journalist Award, which is given out by the Canadian Science Writers' Association. I have dozens of feedback emails from scientists whose work I covered giving me support for accurately reporting their research to a general audience. I have never missed a deadline in my career, and I take painstaking care that my articles are well-researched and fun to read. I work very independently but often provide updates to my editors and clients. I'm a good team player too -- my last collaboration was a neuroanatomy textbook that is now selling on Amazon.com. I am also highly adapt at academic writing and editing, including review papers and primary research manuscripts. I have published in the prestigious academic journals Nature Neuroscience and Annual Reviews of Neuroscience.
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    Medical Translation
    Blog Writing
    Scientific Writing
  • $35 hourly
    I'm a professional marketing copywriter and journalist with more than four years of experience in writing direct, effective marketing copy and creating engaging stories. Thought leadership, research and content ideation are my forte. Products worked on include websites, lead capture pages, email blasts, blogs, slideshares, infographics, PPC and Facebook LPs. I've written marketing copy for a variety of different verticals and industries including: - Healthcare - K-12/higher education - Construction - Interior design - Technology - And more I'm accustomed to working under deadline and working remotely with long-term correspondence, Skype conference calls, etc. I look forward to working with you on your projects!
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    Content Creation
    SEO Keyword Research
    Content Writing
    Academic Writing
    Content Marketing
    News Writing
    SEO Writing
    Web Content Development
  • $50 hourly
    I'm an operations and HR generalist as well as an experienced executive assistant. I'm looking to work for a climate change-focused public policy organization.
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    Employment Handbook
    Policy Writing
    Microsoft OneNote
    Report Writing
    Company Policy
    Project Logistics
    Office Design
    HR Policy
    Human Resource Management
    Microsoft Office
  • $50 hourly
    I'm a freelance writer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. I love telling just about any kind of story, but especially enjoy writing features related to the arts, travel, lifestyle and health. I've also penned a personal essay or two.
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    Blog Writing
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  • $125 hourly
    Hoodline Castro reporter since 2014. Interview, research, and write neighborhood stories about businesses, transportation, housing, and crime.
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    Community Engagement
  • $25 hourly
    Hello, I am a dual degree student with the University of California, Berkeley and Sciences Po Paris with experience in journalistic writing, research and analysis, Design Thinking, and finance. I am a native English speaker and mostly fluent in French. At the moment, I am writing weekly for The Small World Newsletter, a newsletter covering politics, history, and current events, and working with the Center for Design Thinking and Innovation in Education as a program leader. I'm experienced in customer relations management and marketing as well as finance and microeconomics. I'm mostly looking for part-time work that can be done remotely, feel free to reach out! Best, Ian O'Haire
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    Finance & Accounting
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    Research Methods
    News Writing
    Essay Writing
  • $40 hourly
    Proofreader, editor, research and writing. BA Journalsim, paralegal certificate and certificate in Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Currently employed full time in law. Looking for side job.
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    Letter Writing
    Data Entry
  • $15 hourly
    Student at Stanford University interested in mathematics and creative writing. Experience in various fields.
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  • $20 hourly
    I am an undergraduate student at Northwestern University pursing a BA in journalism with a minor in Psychology. My interests include communications, marketing and business. As an International Baccalaureate graduate, I enjoy furthering a critical thinking approach and global-minded outlook to my college education. Outside of academics, I am passionate about dance, volunteering, and global travel.
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    Adobe Premiere Pro
    Investigative Reporting
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    Adobe Inc.
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    Microsoft Excel
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