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Tanya Herbert

Tanya Herbert

Media Engineer

United States - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 5

Over the past 5 years, I have gained top level experience in the media production. As a media engineer in my current position, I have first hand knowledge of how to create state-of-the-art, mind blowing presentations through Microsoft PowerPoint. I have the ability to manipulate pictures in Adobe Photoshop and use these pictures in my productions. In my current position I also produce videos which includes recording and editing of raw footage. I work with Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere to create dynamic videos. I am looking to help individuals and companies with small to medium projects that can use the skills that I have acquired with my current company. I have a bachelors in Project Management which has given me the ability to manage my time with projects and people and meet those critical deadlines for companies. This knowledge also assists with managing each project individually through clear communication and analyzing project goals.

88% Job Success
$10.00 /hr
16 hours

Carmen Laura Tenorio

Carmen Laura Tenorio

Administrative Assistant, Researcher and Writer

Philippines - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 4

Hello, my name is Carla Tenorio and I've been with oDesk since 2010. Through oDesk I was employed as a writer and spinner, a data entry clerk, an internet researcher and a general transcriptionist. Outside of oDesk, I get occasionally employed as a staffer, secretary or assistant for a lawyer's non-profit organization called the Asean Law Association of the Philippines and the law alumni office of the Ateneo de Manila ( and continue as a certified general transcriptionist and reviewer with Previous to these, I had a 9 month stint as a Children's Rights Desk staffer/assistant after which I helped ran a family internet cafe business as a supervisor/manager. I am also a licensed Real Estate Broker in the Philippines. I do a lot of work using Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Powerpoint and have also used Google docs for my transcription work. I also respond to and create email correspondences, letters and manage hotel reservations.I have a background in psychology and have taken online courses on basic computer programming, the music business and government. My exposure to international culture involved traveling to certain parts of the United States over the past decade which included Detroit, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Seattle and Portland, Oregon. I've also had the privilege to see Hong Kong, and both Narita and Nagoya in Japan. What comes near and dear to me is being an animal lover and on a volunteer basis, I involve myself with 2 animal welfare organizations back here in the Philippines namely and the Philippine Society Against Cruelty to Animals. Thanks for viewing my profile.

93% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
112 hours

Felix A.

Felix A.

Virtual Assistant,Researcher,Data Entry Professional, Transcriptionist

Philippines - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 2

Customers are the strategic partners, must consistently meet their chain requirements and realize their expectations. Maintain beneficial relationships with customer and be responsible for quality. Computer Skills: Microsoft Excel 2007, Microsoft Excel 2010, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Windows XP, MS Outlook, Explorer, PowerPoint.  I also have some experience in the following areas: like ADOBE  PHOTOSHOP, HTML, and XML and other applications.

$5.00 /hr
232 hours

Nancy S.

Nancy S.

Expert In Article Writing, Rewriting, Spinning, proofreading & editing

India - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 5

I am a Computer Engineer with 4 years of experience in writing, rewriting, spinning, proof reading, editing and submitting articles. Along with this, i have experience in website programming and data entry. I write articles on Auto, Technology, Web, Internet, Health, Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle, Recipes, Business, Money, Skin Care, Diet, Relationships, Entertainment, etc.

100% Job Success
$4.44 /hr
1,843 hours

Taylor H.

Taylor H.

Apt Manager, Certified Surgical Technologist

United States - Tests: 6

I was born and raised in California, but I am currently living in Costa Rica as a volunteer and intend on securing employment online to make my stay more permanent. I am proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. I can type 60 words per minute. Assisting a friend with managing an apartment complex for the past year has also increased my organization and computer skills. I have worked for 3 years as a surgical technologist, assisting in various surgical procedures, which has taught me to be very organized, efficient, and detail-oriented. As a result, I am familiar with medical terminology.

$16.67 /hr
27 hours

Leomar d S.

Leomar d S.

Reliable VA/PC Tech/SEO/Graphics Artist/Article Submitter/Site Admin

Philippines - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 13

I am seeking permanent employment as part-time or full time where I could make significant contribution while developing my skills yet further. Skills at Hand: • Virtual Assistant (WordPress sites Maintenance) • PC Troubleshooting & Repair (Technical Support) • Knowledgeable on Networking (LAN/WAN) • Data Processing using MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS-Access • Graphics and Logo Editing & Designing (CorelDraw & Photoshop) • Web Research, SEO, Scrapebox • Video Editing, • Audio/Video Transcription I will accept challenging positions where my potentials, capabilities and experience can be utilized to the fullest for the purpose of mutual benefits to my clients and my career.

100% Job Success
$3.00 /hr
65 hours

Craig Wippich

Craig Wippich

Video Editor, Transcriber, and Creative Writer

Canada - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 5

I have been editing video for the past 5 years, and have experience with multiple editing programs, as well as multiple style of film. I have edited short films, commericals, student films, podcasts, video game footage, and music videos. I have experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, Sony Vegas, and CyberLink PowerDirector. A short list of various films I have edited are shown here: Short film: Video game comedy interview: A short tutorial video: A podcast for which I created all the title cards, edited the video, and added the music and watermarks: I provide affordable rates and I am available at almost any time of day to communicate over Skype or email in order to reach the goal you set for your project. Thank you for taking the time to read over my profile. I hope we can work together to create something great!

$11.11 /hr
89 hours

Mike Joseph Babsa-ay

Mike Joseph Babsa-ay

Transcriber, Writer, Musician, Novice Programmer

Philippines - Tests: 3

If you need a transcription of a pre-recorded interview, speech, meeting, conference or just about any dialogue in English that needs documentation, send me the sound file. I do verbatim transcriptions, transcription rewrites as well as music transcriptions. I will respond to all invitations for job interviews within 8 hours if I'm available. I have found computational linguistics to be a fascinating area of study and part of my objective is to come up with additional software designs to ease transcription work.

$3.00 /hr
219 hours

Anna Kuhl

Anna Kuhl

Tech Wizard | Small Biz Superstar | Uber Geek

Australia - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 10

With a love of the English language, a keen interest in marketing, and a penchant for perfection, I could be the solution to your small biz needs. Specialising in social media marketing, content marketing, search engine marketing including Google AdWords and Bing Ads, and web development and design whilst also offering transcription, search engine optimisation, tech advice, and small business consulting services. + Google AdWords certified + Bing Ads accredited professional + HootSuite certified professional + HubSpot inbound marketing certified + Google Analytics Academy graduate + Cert III in Business Administration + Advanced Diploma of Accounting + Certificate in Copywriting and Proofreading + Typing speed of 116 words per minute with 100% accuracy

$35.00 /hr
44 hours

Rean mikel C.

Rean mikel C.

graphic designer|banner ads|photo editing|transcription and data entry

Philippines - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 32

If you would like high quality work with a fast turn around for a fair price, contact me. You won't be disappointed. For almost 5 years now, I have been working as a freelance transcriptionist, writer, photo editor and graphic designer. Microsoft Word 2007, Microsoft Powerpoint 2007, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Photoshop, and Sony Vegas Pro 10.0 are some of the applications that I use. I was the article writer and lay-out editor in our school publication and yearbook way back in college. I am proficient in MS Word, Powerpoint and can perform typing jobs.

$3.33 /hr
60 hours