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Creative writing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.76.

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  1. Cassandra B.

    Cassandra B.

    Over 20 Yrs of HR / Recruiting / Operations

    United States - Tests: 2

    Creative and seasoned Recruiter & Human Resources professional with over 20 years of experience within a variety of industries. Industry Experience: * Dept of Defense (IT, Engineering, Fire Dept, Aviation, Transportation, Logistics, Manufacturing, Food Service, Construction, Hazmat, Service Workers, Finance, HR, other as required) * Healthcare - Nursing, Physician, Allied Health * Perm & Temp Staffing / Contract Services * Non-Profit * Property Management / REO * Sales / Marketing

    $20.00 /hr
    70 hours
    5.00
  2. Nancy Bach

    Nancy Bach

    Writer/Editor Always high quality and on time (or early)

    United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 52

    Highly experienced writer, editor, and project manager. Currently managing virtual team developing and writing online content for global finance business. Also providing primary editing and some writing for major Internet travel and language-learning businesses. I have BS and MBA degrees and have worked in various technical, marketing, and managerial roles while living in Hong Kong, Switzerland, and US. - Built and led virtual, cross-cultural teams world-wide - Strong leadership, communication, and organizational development skills - Change agent and manager - Very proficient trainer and facilitator A broad-based writer and perfectionist editor, I'm skilled in working with clients who are not native-English speakers. My range includes articles, full-length books and series in travel, technical, business, children and young adult, motivational, romance, user guides, and training materials. I'm editor-of-choice for several children's, business, and travel authors.

    $40.00 /hr
    3,101 hours
    4.97
  3. Janise D.

    Janise D.

    Multi-faceted Writer

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    A student for many years I've traveled America, Canada, and Europe. Now it's time to settle down and bring the skills and knowledge I've gained to others. I'm self-motivated, detail oriented, as well as willing and able to complete most tasks given to me.

    $16.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  4. Shawn V.

    Shawn V.

    Creator//Exceler

    United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 15

    Columbia MBA. US Army veteran. Ranked in top 0.02%. Tested top 1% in multiple skill areas. I am the founder, owner and sole operator of Red Nov Consulting, a firm that specializes in Excel consulting and financial analysis. I help businesses and individuals optimize their spreadsheets and create user-friendly, efficient, dynamic and unique solutions for their needs. I am fluent in visual basic (VBA) and have 15+ years experience working with Excel's advanced functions and features. I am a freelancer you can trust. I have performed 60+ jobs and received a perfect 5-star rating with multiple repeat clients. What clients are saying: - "Extremely responsive and knowledgeable." - "I can wholeheartedly recommend him." - "Went above and beyond." - "Shawn rocked!" - "Best you are going to find...period." - "One of a kind." - "Fast and professional." I hope to help you today.

    $50.00 /hr
    1,341 hours
    4.96
  5. Dana Reich

    Dana Reich

    Great Assistant with Legal Experience

    United States

    Professional with computer savvy and excellent writing skills. As a litigation paralegal for an insurance defense law firm, I have acquired many skills, including preparing correspondence and reports, editing and proofreading advertisements and legal discovery, and calculating costs and organizing data on Excel. I also have work experience in customer service, advertising and purchasing. I am a great resource for legal research and writing. Please feel free to contact me with any questions or if there's anything I can do to help you with a project.

    $30.00 /hr
    479 hours
    4.74
  6. Heather C.

    Heather C.

    Accurate, Honest, Reliable Assistant 5 STAR RATING

    United States - Portfolio: 1

    In over 10 years, I've had experience as an Executive Assistant, Administrative Assistant, Personal Assistant, Virtual Assistant, Operations Manager, HR Supervisor, Marketing Assistant and Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Supervisor. Promotions and learning new positions were constant in my profession. You will be very satisfied with my services to make your life easier!

    $22.00 /hr
    632 hours
    5.00
  7. Christina S.

    Christina S.

    Your project-Your way.

    United States - Portfolio: 7

    Giving you the personal touch your project requires - I bring to you over 17 years of creative and business writing. I specialize in script writing - for the stage, screen, TV, radio, phone, or video. Over 3 dozen of my short skits and full length stage plays have been performed for audiences in tens of thousands. No matter the length or purpose, my scripts will achieve the result(s) you desire. Looking for a telemarketing or sales script - I have over 17 years of professional experience with the nations leading call center corporations! Whether you need an outbound sales appeal or an internal customer service script I have you covered. My children's books, puppet shows and plays number in the dozens. There is something so gratifying about developing a character, imagining the world in which they live and then bringing them to life! Negotiable rates - quick turnaround - professional & friendly. Full time professional writer. US based. Visit www.christinasussmann.com

    $25.00 /hr
    9 hours
    4.97
  8. Nadine L

    Nadine L

    Transcriber, 110wpm, film/photo editor, tutor, writer

    United Kingdom

    Education: BSc Psychology (2:1) MA Philosophy of Biological & Cognitive Sciences (ongoing). I have experience in a wide range of jobs and projects including event organising, tutoring, film and photo editing, personal assistant for several start-up businesses and website design. If there are a range of jobs you need doing chances are I can help with all. Fluent in English including spelling and grammatical differences for UK and US English. Some French, German and Arabic. General: Speed typing (110 WPM), proofreading, grammar-checking, essay & article writing, general admin and computer work including but not limited to Powerpoint, Excel, SPSS, Photoshop CS5, iMovie, Final Cut Pro. Photo and video editing. Tutoring: up to (I)GCSE level in all subjects (not including 2nd language) A-level and Undergrad in Philosophy and Psychology, including Statistics & Research Methods and SPSS.

    $20.00 /hr
    2 hours
    5.00