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  1. Wai-Lin Terry

    Wai-Lin Terry

    Ghostwriter Intersecting Business & Consciousness

    Canada - Last active: 19 days ago - Portfolio: 24

    I am a prolific ghostwriter standing at the intersection of spirituality, consciousness and investing. In 2014 alone, I finished 15 ghostwritten books (100-140 pages each) for my clients covering the gamut from God and business, awareness and happiness, simplicity living, executive coaching, mid-career transitions, marketing and sales, alternative healing therapies, global education, entrepreneurship and empowerment. I straddle several worlds - more than 14 years as a high level Wall Street institutional broker and research analyst, (previously licensed in Series 7,63 and 24) several years as an entrepreneur and a freelance ghostwriter for 7 years. Right now, I am working on a fantasy novel.

    $100.00 /hr
    43 hours
    4.87
  2. Nicole Mayo

    Nicole Mayo

    Industrial/Organizational Psychologist, Writer

    United States - Last active: 4 days ago - Portfolio: 1

    As an Industrial/Organizational Psychologist, I seek to bridge the gap between the academic literature and the training classroom, applying adult learning theories and virtual training techniques to increase skills and knowledge acquisition, training transfer, and job performance in a wide variety of industries. I am seeking consulting projects will allow me to apply my extensive virtual classroom experience and knowledge of virtual training theory to build training programs that will entertain, inform, and drive employee success.

    $77.78 /hr
    87 hours
    4.98
  3. Ben R.

    Ben R.

    Great Writer For Articles, Blogs and Proofreading

    United Kingdom - Last active: 2 days ago - Portfolio: 2

    I have a strong drive to write and my talents lie in my ability to produce informative and entertaining articles. I have been writing for several years now and have worked with a variety of people which has enhanced my skills. My main aims when working for clients are: 1. Produce work of a high, professional standard 2. Meet deadlines 3. Strive to go the extra mile to deliver the above I look forward to working with you.

    $13.33 /hr
    20 hours
    4.87
  4. Debbie T.

    Debbie T.

    A1 Native UK English Digital Marketer/project manager/writer/editor

    United Kingdom - Last active: 16 days ago - Tests: 19 - Portfolio: 6

    I have experience of digital marketing, writing, editing, researching and proof-reading and hold advanced secretarial and language qualifications. I am a fast, accurate and proficient typist. I am a native English (UK) speaker with an excellent command of the English language and experience of writing for publication. I also have qualifications in early years education and library and information services. I have many years experience of working in a customer service environment which has enabled me to develop excellent communication skills, both oral and written. I have a can-do attitude and am always willing to go the extra mile to make sure my customers are satisfied with the service they receive. I am used to researching online to answer all sorts of queries on a wide variety of subjects.

    $50.00 /hr
    2,149 hours
    4.90
  5. Leiah S.

    Leiah S.

    Administrative Assistant & Real Estate Professional

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 8

    As a polished, efficient, and versatile professional, I have twenty years administrative background ranging from Executive Assistant to Office Manager to Front Office Coordinator. Administratively, I have supported Directors, Presidents, Vice Presidents, Partners and C-Levels at prior companies. As a licensed California Real Estate Agent for the past ten years, I have worked as a Buyer's Agent, Marketing Assistant and Property Manager. I have excellent organization and solid technical skills, and the capabilities to self-manage and complete tasks on time. I have experience with and am very comfortable managing projects. I definitely enjoy technology and learning new things. I hope to hear from you and discuss how I can make an immediate contribution toward the growth of your business!

    $25.00 /hr
    487 hours
    4.94
  6. Galina Rupchanska

    Galina Rupchanska

    Linguist - English, Bulgarian & all Slavic languages

    Bulgaria - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 6

    Over the last 12 years I have been working with local and foreign companies - translating on a daily basis; these include: - one of the biggest Bulgarian companies - "M-Tel" - a mobile operator (translating press-releases); - one of the biggest American subtitling companies - "Deluxe Digital Studios" (translating, proofreading, S/IQC of various features, featurettes and trailers); multiple accountancy and law companies - translating and editing their documentation and presentations. - some of the best international translation platforms. For the past six years I have been translating, transcribing and recording training and teaching materials for an audit company. I have also served them as a copywriter. My multiple publications in various spheres on local and national level (mostly books and magazines) have been highly estimated. Since 2003 I have been working with the Union of the Bulgarian Writers - provided overall interpretation for their international seminars, translating books (including poetry) into English and editing Bulgarian and English texts of various nature. I have translated about 15 novels from English, 2 from Czech, 2 to English and 5 poetry books. I have interpreted (simultaneously) from and to English on many International forums and meetings. I founded my company Galexa Pro Ltd. in 2009 to meet the growing needs and requirements of my customers. They work with me because of my professionalism and loyalty - qualities that are currently the basis of my company.

    Groups: oTranslators

    $20.00 /hr
    22 hours
    4.98
  7. Lauren Roulette

    Lauren Roulette

    Writer with customer service experience

    United States - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 1

    I am looking to write professionally. I am specifically interested in nutrition, food and cooking. I am open to writing about a variety of topics, though. I wrote for feature section of college newspaper while also working as an editor. I have over 5 years of experience in retail customer service as well as training and hiring individuals.

    $20.00 /hr
    672 hours
    5.00
  8. Sue Day

    Sue Day

    (American) Confidential EA | Recruiting | Writing | Customer Service

    Philippines - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 2

    TWENTY-EIGHT YEARS' experience in highly confidential environments, including a top international executive search firm (promoted to Office Manager), prestigious Washington, D.C., law firms and a National Hockey League team. I am a detail-oriented professional providing project coordination; staff recruitment and management; business, article and blog writing; customer service; effective verbal and written communication; meticulous editing and proofreading and well-targeted Internet research.

    $17.78 /hr
    3,654 hours
    4.65
  9. Blake Powell

    Blake Powell

    Blogger and Content Writer

    Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a writer and editor with a degree in English from Simon Fraser University. For my degree I learned valuable writing, research and editing skills, and am open to writing web content, blogging, articles, newsletters, and other forms of content writing. I believe my writing skills are invaluable to anyone looking to improve their blog, website, or the way they are represented through the written word. I believe that working with the client one on one is the only way to get the job done right and do not believe in completing any task without my full attention to detail. I have experience with Wordpress as I host two websites using this software. The content you use to market yourself should be quality content—quality content breeds quality readers which builds your business revenue. So invest in quality today and send me an email! I promise to give you the best content I can; after all, building professionalism through the written word is my specialty. You can check out my portfolio at http://blake-powell.com.

    $38.89 /hr
    66 hours
    5.00
  10. Juvylen G.

    Juvylen G.

    Real Estate VA, Data Entry, Amazon|eBay, Wordpress, Email, Advertising

    Philippines - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 15

    Determined and dedicated to finish my work for upcoming projects. Quality work and client satisfaction are my first priorities. Focus, reliability, work ethic, professionalism, and punctuality are the cornerstone of my business relationships. I strive to produce excellent work, enhancing the lives of my prospective clients. Areas of Expertise: -Web/Internet Research -Emailing -Data Entry -Typing -Ad Poster -Product Research

    $5.56 /hr
    9,964 hours
    4.90