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  1. Bhavna Vaish

    Bhavna Vaish

    Well Read, Creative, Ex-Corporate Professional

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a well read, talented and creative writer with a passion for quality. The creative processes of writing enthuse me. I am looking to expand my writing repertoire and continue on my journey of words and expressions. I would be happy to assist you in any kind of writing assignment that you may have. I also like to use my command over English for other assignment such as proofreading, transcribing (with proper grammar) etc where I can add value. I am an MBA with more than a decade of experience in Banking and Capital Markets and am now looking to work as a freelancer. I enjoy travelling to different parts of this wonderful planet, understanding different cultures and meeting new people. Cheers

    $29.44 /hr
    666 hours
    4.86
  2. DD Lerner

    DD Lerner

    Wordsmith, Customer Support Specialist

    United States - Last active: 04/22/2014 - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 9

    Your vision is my inspiration. My goal is to produce what your mind imagines - words that match your vision, purpose, feeling and product. If you can describe it, I can write it. Simple and direct, on time and on budget, when we collaborate, we motivate, call to action, impress, educate, and generate the excitement and momentum needed to engender success. If your project needs to be written, polished, refreshed or edited, I am your "go to" because my attitude is "can do." In collaboration with remote and local business owners, I have produced and delivered sales pitches and marketing presentations; website, blog and advertising copy; articles; speeches; workshop, teaching and operations manuals; resumes, business letters, and even a love letter or two. I am passionate about providing 100% customer satisfaction. Thank you in advance for your consideration and for your confidence.

    $20.00 /hr
    49 hours
    4.99
  3. Emily C.

    Emily C.

    Research, history specialist

    France - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 1

    My name is Emily and I am a British expat living in France. I work as a freelance Research consultant with a background in Historical Research. I have experience in using a variety of resources/ references, books, journals, archives, libraries, internet. My skills are adaptable to researching a wide range of subjects as my experience illustrates, not limited to history. I have a Masters in Early Modern History from King's College London. My most recent work includes; Article writing on french history - Client required an article written about the French language, for which I carried out the research and wrote an article. Researching sources for use in project about 'political lobbying'- provided a list of relevant citations for the client, organising them into source type. Production assistant on in house video "curtain raiser" to be presented at ILO/United Nations Geneva meeting in March 2014. Responsibilities included: Review of existing footage from multiple sources Organizing and time coding of images, narration and interviews Identifying and recommending compelling visual and sound elements Assisting in pre-production of video; integrating compelling elements into draft script Assisting in pre-production of graphic animation for draft script

    $16.67 /hr
    68 hours
    0.00
  4. Joanna Nicholson

    Joanna Nicholson

    Experienced writer/editor who gets the job done!

    Canada - Last active: 25 days ago

    Hi there! I'm an experienced writer, editor and communications specialist based in Toronto who's committed to getting your job done--on time, on budget and to your utmost satisfaction. People often tell me I have a way with words. I've written about everything from real estate to pension plans, food to fashion, and politics to pop culture. It's given me a lot of practice when it comes to learning new subject matter and conveying complicated ideas in clear, accessible and engaging language. I'll find just the right words to get your message across! As an editor, I'm well-versed in Canadian Press Style from my background in journalism and copy editing as well as APA and Chicago Style. I've edited and proofread everything from manuscripts to academic essays. Working in my current field (communications/PR) involves not only writing and editing, but also crafting compelling communications strategies for a wide range of clients, drafting news releases and using social media.

    $27.00 /hr
    1 hours
    5.00
  5. Nicholas W.

    Nicholas W.

    I am a recent college graduate adept at writing.

    United States - Last active: 20 hours ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a recent college graduate of the University of South Carolina Honors College and will be attending graduate school at Yale University. I have a strong background in writing of all sorts, but especially in philosophy, literature, and religious studies. I am excellent at research as well, and have assisted in projects in the past.

    $9.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  6. Michael N.

    Michael N.

    Expert services

    Nigeria - Last active: 1 day ago - Portfolio: 2

    A professional with several years experience, dedicated to meeting the unique needs of clients with quality work and timely submission. The utmost satisfaction of my clients in my primary concern, therefore am ever ready to go the extra mile to ensure clients receive 100% satisfaction with my services.

    $5.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.40
  7. Nina Martinez

    Expert Data Entry and Amatuer Video Editor

    United States - Last active: 24 days ago - Tests: 2

    I am a high school student with my certifications in Microsoft Excel 2013, Microsoft PowerPoint 2013, Microsoft Word 2013, Microsoft Access 2013 , and Adobe Photoshop CS6. I plan on using money I earn to help towards my college tuition.

    $8.00 /hr
    2 hours
    5.00
  8. Stephanie V.

    Stephanie V.

    Excellent English speaker & writer/Account Manager/Proofreader

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 10

    I'm more than a telemarketer or an appointment-setter. I'm a communicator, and the sincerity that emanates from what I say can be heard and felt. I have had extensive experience in dealing with customers and clients in various fields like retail, customer service, training, quality assurance, account management, and business development. English communication skills is my forte and I believe this is my ticket to accomplish tasks asked of me. Writing and speaking are both interests and talents. All the above, plus my good work ethic, will certainly appeal to people who would want detail and timeliness in the work they want done.

    $16.67 /hr
    2,870 hours
    5.00
  9. Saad Ahmed

    Saad Ahmed

    Web Developer - WordPress, Joomla, HTML, CSS

    Pakistan - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

    With the experience of more then 4 years, I have developed important skills for web designing and developing importantly in Wordpress, Joomla, various e-commerce CMS, HTML, CSSand Photoshop, After Effect and Swish. I have done many website projects for private companies. Other then development and designing, I have done sound engineering work just for learning and did that right. Sound work include creating IVR's. Also have worked in SWISH 4 and Created GUI of ITALK iphone app with professional developers in 2010. Currently I am working as a team lead for Adwords and SEO for online marketing for a private company. Its been about 2 years now and have a pretty good skills set in marketing too.

    $8.89 /hr
    38 hours
    5.00
  10. Cherry Mae Delos Santos

    Cherry Mae Delos Santos Agency Contractor

    1000 Quality hours-Data Entry Professional/Transcriptionist/SMM

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 7

    Detail-oriented, accurate, and dependable, with an uncompromising work ethic.I'm active listener with strong interpersonal skills. Strive to understand client needs and provide exceptional results.would fit to the following Skills: --Transcription and Word Processing --Internet Research --Email list and Handling --Data Analyzing and Extraction --Business Research & Web Entry -Copy pasted ,Editing and Data Verifying Perhaps, in Gil's-trans.net I specialize general audio or video file with different accent such as Aussie, Indian, British, Spanish and American accent And do some Proofreading I used tools like Express scribe in order to have Fast and easier with 100% accurate and Highest Standard of quality. Fortunately, I can do data entry specialize in PDF,HTML, MS Word Application, Google Access and Dropbox. I had knowledge in E-commerce too. I’m willing to train so i could be more productive and useful

    Associated with: Transcription Services

    $3.00 /hr
    1,726 hours
    4.59