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  1. Christina Brombach

    Christina Brombach

    Translation and Copy-Editing Services

    United Kingdom - Last active: 11/19/2014 - Tests: 2

    Dear potential clients, allow me to introduce myself. I'm a translator working within the language pair English - German. As a native German speaker living in the UK, I'm confident that I can get your content across in either language. I will also take on shorter projects for translation from French or Italian, into either German or English. Furthermore, I can copy-edit or proofread your text, do your web research on many topics and handle your customer service, at competitive rates and at short notice if you need it done by yesterday. Contact me to find out more, I'm looking forward to meeting you.

    $30.00 /hr
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  2. Margaret Harrington

    Margaret Harrington

    Civil Litigation and Real Estate Attorney

    United States - Last active: 09/12/2014 - Tests: 2

    With over 20 years experience as a trial lawyer in the States of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, as well as my LLM in Trial Advocacy from Temple University School of Law, I recently opened my own law office in the suburbs of Philadelphia, PA. As the owner, I have a wonderful space to work for various clients in all areas of civil litigation, plaintiff and defense, as well as real estate and property issues . I recently completed 60 hours of Real Estate Courses in Pennsylvania to be sure I was updated. As an attorney, I can offer services in the areas of document drafting, editing and review, plus document analysis and summaries. I can also attend depositions, hearings, arbitrations, mediations, motions, bench and jury trials, as well as real estate inspections and closings. In addition, I am licensed as a notary public in Pennsylvania and share space with a Title Company, which supports the efficient and professional completion of Real Estate and Property work. My experience offers quality and professional work with an equal balance of plaintiff, defense and transactional work. I look forward to being able to work with diverse companies and individuals as my practice continues to grow.

    $135.00 /hr
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  3. Dr. Elisa Muresan

    Dr. Elisa Muresan

    Finance, Business, Admin, Office, Presentations, Math, Tutor

    United States - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 4

    I am an experienced professional in finance, business, administration and office management, tutoring (in Business Studies, Math, Home school curriculum), translation, presentation-making, and providing technical support. I am highly organized, and goal and detail oriented. My rate per hour is negotiable depending on the job. You will get high quality outcome when you hire me as your 'helper'.

    $30.00 /hr
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  4. Terra H. Walters

    Terra H. Walters

    Editor and Web Guru

    United States - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 5

    Digital Specialist / Web Designer and Writer has extensive experience with website creation, vision, strategy, design, admin, maintenance and content management. Innovative professional with proven ability increase customer satisfaction while controlling cost. Team player ready to dive in and create, manage website content, implement communications strategy. Proven ability to manage full life cycle of complex projects in a variety of media. Strong technical and design skills, able to combine creative, artistic talent with customer specifications to produce and deliver results on time and within budget.

    $35.00 /hr
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  5. Sharlyne Thomas

    Sharlyne Thomas

    Published Author with Resume Writing and Editing Experience

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago

    Sharlyne C. Thomas, 2013 Author of the Year (Newsome Awards), is an inspirational speaker and editor who was raised in the Christian faith and has served as an intercessor since 2003. She was given the vision for Sword of the Spirit Ministries in 2005 and has since then walked in her divine purpose to edify the Body of Christ through prayer and exhortation. Sharlyne is fulfilling this calling by distributing her monthly e-newsletters entitled “Take Up Thy Sword” and “Bizzness Nooze,” and publishing prayer guides such as "When Heaven Hears Your Prayer," "How Great is Your Faith?" and "I See What You’re Saying!" She has been invited to speak and teach at a variety of community and ministry events, and she has been a guest on several radio and TV shows on WOKB 1680AM, Rejoice 1140AM, WPIO 89.3FM, La Magica 1220AM, Joy Gospel Radio, Testify Radio, “Point of View” on the Afrotainment Channel and “Angie BEE Presents.” Sharlyne also utilizes her gifts and talents via Spirit of Excellence Writing and Editing Services, contributing articles to magazines such as "Built to Prosper" and "Esdras’ Scroll" as well as editing/proofreading various copy for a broad range of writers and organizations nationwide. In addition to serving as the corresponding secretary on the board of directors for Business Women Inspirational Network (2013 Member of the Year), she is also active in the Watchmen on the Wall Prayer Network, an instructor at Destined for Destiny Women’s Institute and a speaker with Moms-n-Ministry. Sharlyne’s church involvement includes past roles as a new members’ teacher, women’s ministry group leader and co-facilitator of a single parents’ life group. Born and raised in Southern California, she currently lives in Orlando, Florida.

    $27.78 /hr
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  6. Gretchen Sturtevant

    Gretchen Sturtevant

    Customer Service with excellent editing and data-entry skills

    United States - Last active: 04/18/2014 - Tests: 2

    I am looking to be able to work from home doing computer work. I have my own computer and enjoy doing customer service and data entry work. My typing skills are excellent. I have recently been tested and had 98% accuracy, typing 55 words per minute. Another skill of mine is editing. I have edited for many website designers through the years. As you can see from my skills tests, I am affluent in vocabulary, punctuation, and grammar.

    $9.17 /hr
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  7. Zoë Hayden

    Zoë Hayden

    writer/designer/editor/IT/people person

    United States - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 4

    I am a detail-oriented writer, editor, and researcher with experience writing about a variety of topics (sports, science, fashion, and more). I also have extensive experience in tier 1 and tier 2 tech support, and love working with people and solving problems. Learning software and designing are two of my favorite things, and I love working in Adobe Creative Suite applications. I love clean and straightforward coding in HTML and CSS. I'm an ideal candidate for any blogging/writing/editing tasks, any InDesign work you might need, or helping you out with your website. Customer service and information technology are awesome too; I can troubleshoot hardware and software and explain it to anyone at any level of tech literacy.

    $15.00 /hr
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  8. Mohammad Asfandyar

    Mohammad Asfandyar

    Expert mix media art work

    Pakistan - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2

    My career goals would be to use my skills in the best place and work up to the mark. By working hard I can prove that I'm the best but will also seek new knowledge and skills from the company which will hire me and explore its environment through passage of time because knowledge is limitless. I have 1 year of relevant experience in the field of interior designing, I'm a quick learner and I will definitely learn new techniques from the firm that will hire me. I also have multiple experiences like business development, logistics and construction.

    $50.00 /hr
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  9. Julie Pantoja

    Julie Pantoja

    Virtual Assistant

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 3

    Professional administrator with 15+ years of experience supporting people at all levels (in Corporate and Legal Industries) is ready to support you with administrative tasks that will free you up to focus on whatever your priorities are. I can help with document production, travel planning, research, records management, expense reporting, answer correspondence, scheduling meetings and videoconferences, database management, event coordination, recruiting, reviewing resumes, and more. Legal secretarial experience as well and bilingual (Spanish). Excellent with Microsoft Office Suite, Outlook, Filemaker Pro and more. I work remotely from a home office and limit the number of clients I support to ensure the delivery of high-level support.

    $35.00 /hr
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