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Sarah R.

Sarah R.

Expert technical and creative writer, data entry and all Microsoft

United States - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 4

I am a 30 year old, United States Army Veteran who has traveled the world and would love to share my writing expertise with you. I have a Bachelor's Degree from Northwood University in Michigan and am a current graduate student at Cleary University, majoring in nonprofit management. I recently founded a nonprofit called The Torch, which utilizes a food truck to travel to areas of need and cook freshly prepared food and then serve to people free of charge. I have taken numerous writing courses and written about every subject matter from weight training, to historical figures, to nature. I am knowledgeable and experienced with Microsoft Word, Excel and Power-point, have created and edited many websites, done data entry, as well as had many jobs spinning articles. I am extremely skilled, highly motivated, and am willing to whatever is required and will always go above and beyond what is expected of me. If you are looking for a reliable, fun-loving, easy going person, with a perfectionist attitude and disciple, I am the right person for the job.

88% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
98 hours

Matthew B.

Matthew B.

Writer and Audio Engineer

United States - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 1

I am currently a third-year college student in a Bachelor's of Philosophy program at APU. I possess strong research and writing skills as well as excellent peer-review skills. I am also a student member of the American Philosophical Association and am knowledgeable in a wide variety of subjects including technology, psychology, politics, and media. Aside from my writing skills, I have also operated a music and audio studio out of my own home for the past several years. -Strong Organizational Skills -Wide Range of Office Software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Diagramming, Database) -Research and Analysis -Customer Service -Audio and Media Production

$9.00 /hr
0 hours

Rachel Ramos

Rachel Ramos

Voice Over Talent, Transcriber and Article Writer/Editor

Philippines - Tests: 4

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science, Development Communication, Major in Community Broadcasting, April 2012, University of the Philippines, Los Baños Coursework included:  Communication Campaigns and Programs  Development Writing  Interpersonal Communication  Fundamentals of Community Broadcasting, Development Journalism, Educational and Science Communication  Mass Media Writing  Publications Writing and Editing  Basic Photography  Broadcast Speech and Performance  Writing and Program Planning for TV and Radio  Drama and Documentaries  Broadcast-based Distance Learning System  Telecommunications SKILLS/INTEREST --Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Audition --Familiar with Movie Maker, Virtual DJ --Leadership skills --Organizing public service activities, events, ceremonies --Public speaking and event hosting --Good written and verbal communication skills using Tagalog and English --Other interests include singing, listening to music, watching movies and reading online news article MEMBERSHIP UP Community Broadcasters’ Society President (Chief Anchor), June 2009-April 2010 --Spearheaded public service activities and volunteer work for nearby communities in Laguna --Served as host of the organization’s radio program on LBFM and DZLB 1116 kHz --Organized and hosted workshops, symposiums, seminars and participated in university-wide activities Finance Committee Head (Production Supervisor), June 2008-April 2009 --Served as head of the production team for the organization’s radio programs --Organized fund-raising activities and sponsorship events Christian Grace School Student Organization  President  Secretary  Treasurer Cadet Officer Qualifying Course (COQC/CAT)  Adjutant Officer AWARDS --College Honor Roll (1st Year-1st & 2nd sem, 2nd Year-1st sem) --College Scholar (2nd Year-2nd sem) --Best Musical Score, Best Editing (Likhang Dulang Pang-Radyo) --Salutatorian (Class ’06) --Duty Award (COQC/CAT)

$16.67 /hr
0 hours

Irish ruby P.

Irish ruby P.

Snippet Writer

Philippines - Tests: 3

I am a work oriented and team player. My four years of experience came from being an office staff at different local companies. My tasks commonly circulates on data entry, bookkeeping and accounting. I am experienced in various microsft office applications and in browsing the internet. I was a working student and yet I remained at the top of the class. I am also a good public speaker and academic writer. I am currently seeking a career that is home based and where I could apply my skills, learn and at the same time earn.

$4.11 /hr
2,108 hours

Md Sariful Islam

Md Sariful Islam

Google PENGUIN 2.0 &PANDA Solution:Great SEO success In PANDA& PENGUIN

Bangladesh - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 12

||Guaranteed Rankings|| Getting 100% success even after Google PANDA & PENGUIN 2.0 algorithm update. Helps in boosting the rank of sites from the very first week of assignment. I do have unbelievable skill in keyword analysis, competitor analysis & preparing and implementing SEO strategy through high quality link building, social media promotion (SMO) & search engine marketing (SEM). SEO is my life.Give the best to me & expect the best quality & results too. I prefer long-term contract & good relationship and hence provides service accordingly. During last 3 years I've got the opportunity to work with top class internet marketers & learn a lot from them. Now it's time that am implementing the SEO strategy & achieving results very soon in Google for almost all of my clients. Even I had also involved in so big projects that which can't be disclosed publicly. I got the opportunity due to my habit of learning & reading update SEO techniques.

100% Job Success
$3.33 /hr
1,745 hours

Mohammed Rashid Rashid

Mohammed Rashid Rashid

Experienced Writer and Virtual Assitant

India - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 8

I am a Zoology graduate. I have been a freelancer for sometime now. I love every single moment of it as it helps me to express myself. I am highly skilled in operating an alphabetical and numerical keypunch machine, verifying data and performing clerical tasks in the data processing function. I also have a demonstrated ability to examine, revise, approve and dispatch input and output materials in accordance with established specifications. I also have a deep passion for research and guarantee that all of my writing is 100% original. I can turn a phrase in a way that represents your brand and appeals to your target audience. Whether you need a formal, serious tone or a more playful one, I can make the transition with ease. I have a deep passion for research and guarantee that all of my writing is 100% original. I can turn a phrase in a way that represents your brand and appeals to your target audience. Whether you need a formal, serious tone or a more playful one, I can make the transition with ease. 1. Blogging 2. Copy writing 3. Content for Webs/blogs 4. Technical writing 5. Article Writing

$5.56 /hr
58 hours

Mercy Methu

Mercy Methu

excel writers

Kenya - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

I am an article writer who has been writing short articles and academic research papers for two years. I have also been doing data entry for one year and transcription of audio and videos. Quality work is what guides me when i have to work for my clients, ensuring that i give them the best quality work they require and on timely delivery.

60% Job Success
$5.00 /hr
20 hours