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  1. Corinne m. L.

    Corinne m. L.

    Freelance Illustrator, Designer, Writer, Editor, Assistant

    Canada

    I have a background in a variety of artistic & technical fields. I have an educational background & more than 10 years' experience in design (graphic & fashion), as well as in illustration & photography. I am a freelance writer & editor with experience in various types of writing including article writing, creative writing, travel writing, blogging, academic writing, content writing, copywriting, SEO copywriting, letter writing, & essay writing. I have written for magazines (online & print), blogs, academic journals (print), & various websites. In addition to writing, I have administrative skills & have performed as a personal & virtual assistant. I have vast experience with social media, email, & web-based campaigns, both word- & visual-based. I also have experience teaching ESL & tutoring in various subjects including English, Math, Art, Home Economics, Design, & Music.

    $20.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  2. Mark Shea Price

    Mark Shea Price

    Writer & text/video/sound editor

    Canada

    I am primarily a writer for screen, live stage, and print. Several of my short films have received acclaim and awards at film festivals throughout North America, and encompass multiple genres including drama, historical, sci-fi, comedy, and horror. I am a graduate of Vancouver Film School, where I learned the Hollywood standard for formatting and editing of story and script, and where I received awards in my graduating class both for best screenplay and best in workshopping of scripts. In addition I am an accomplished sound editor/mixer, having several years experience in editing audio conference calls for corporations, as well as mixing and editing sound effects and music for live theater for two years with a high proficiency in Adobe Audition and Audacity. My additional skills include university-level training in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, video editing in Adobe Premiere, and photo editing in Adobe Photoshop.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  3. Colin Johanson

    Colin Johanson

    Inventor and researcher, qualified Ergonomist

    Australia - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

    I am University qualified, to Post Graduate level and experience includes: lecturing; home and office design; CAD; business; engineering; HR; advocacy; technical writing; typography; graphics; and Web Based applications. A lateral thinking product designer, semi-retired, with experience in many fields, including ergonomics, web and graphic design, and recently as a professional medical Forum Moderator on a US site. I have worked in Australia and USA and have had a disability, requiring the use of a wheelchair for 39 years, which has not limited me very much. Widely travelled, and a sailor at World Championship level. I have a strong sense of justice and knowledge of IP (own patents and trademarks) and enjoy tasks requiring deep thought, innovation and sensitivity. I am a strong believer in the KISS principle (Keep It Simple, Stupid) as communication that is easily read or scanned is far more effective to create interest and engage the reader.

    $25.00 /hr
    8 hours
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  4. Resa A.

    Resa A.

    Writing, Editing, Blogging Guru

    United States

    Writing, editing, blogging guru with more than 20 years experience. I am one of the founding editors of a major international literary journal, and have worked in a variety of settings on freelance projects including blogging for AMC TV, editing an anthology of writings on the healing process, editing arts publications on photography, editing projects in progress for writers of fiction, non-fiction, children's books, and works for theatre and film. As a writer, I have published essays,fiction and poetry and have had plays produced in the theatre. I also write and edit content for websites and am an expert resume writer.

    $60.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  5. Charlene Erasmus

    Charlene Erasmus

    Fluent in English & Afrikaans, medical background

    South Africa

    I am fluent in English and Afrikaans, have experience in typing up reports, excellent and accurate typist. Fast learner, very good with computer programs Excellent at compiling stats and graphs. Very good at researching and have great investigative skills. I have excellent communication skills and work well with people. I am new to the site and am eager to get going on various jobs. In the beginning I will be charging less than the norm to get a feel for how things work here and to gain experience to build up my profile.

    $27.00 /hr
    4 hours
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  6. Linda S.

    Linda S.

    Skilled Web Designer and Creative/Business Writer

    United States - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 15

    As a mature adult, with many years of administrative, executive and research experience in addition to intimate involvement in technology and creative ventures, I have an intuitive grasp on the needs and expectations of executives, entrepreneurs and other business professionals.

    $30.00 /hr
    102 hours
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  7. Radha Zanzal

    Radha Zanzal

    Dedicated Writer/Editor

    United States

    I am a recent History and International Studies graduate with strong writing and editing skills. I current work in the library sciences and am comfortable with positions which include significant independent researching.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  8. Mihai Enciu

    Mihai Enciu

    IT Specialist (hardware and software)

    Romania - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

    In the last 25 years I worked in different positions in IT companies, from selling or service engineer up to management. But, most important, I learned a lot about IT and office products, networking and a lot of other things that can be used in corporate offices or in industry. Software: DOS, Windows, Linux and related programs (install, configure, use, remove viruses and malware, data recovery, solve malfunction problems) Hardware: desktop, notebook, peripheral and office equipment (configure, use, service) Networking (alarm, data and voice): design, cabling, configure Electrical: power distribution up to 380 V tri-phase (design, install,service), interior lighting (design and install) Supplies and stationery: all necessary products for offices In the last 3 years I approached new fields: CNC routers (design and production), wood carving, furniture (design and production). Now I can advise, design and execute a lot of things for small and big offices.

    $13.33 /hr
    0 hours
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  9. Melody T.

    Melody T.

    Transcription, Captioning, Data Entry, VA, Writer, Editor

    United States - Tests: 10

    Thank you for viewing my profile! I am a detailed and thorough professional with over 6 years of administrative experience. I excel at working under tight deadlines with strict expectations and am equipped with a dedicated home office complete with a computer, copier/scanner/fax, and color printer. I provide creative and detailed writing, administrative, proofreading, and editing services. I have been attending online courses and possess the self discipline and time management skills necessary to be a virtual/ telecommuting employee I can bring value to your business and have experience in data entry, social media, writing, editing, proofreading, office administration, and various clerical tasks. Expertise: Extensive Admin Skills Data Entry Writing Newsletters Proofreading Editing Marketing Customer Service Email Support Order Processing Microsoft Office I also have experience in the field of Childcare as a Preschool Teacher. I am able to write lesson plans and I am familiar with PA Stars, ECERS-R and ITERS-R programs.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
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