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  1. Jared N.

    Jared N.

    PHD in HRM & Leadership, Expert Academic Writer (APA, HARVARD, MLA)

    Kenya - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

    Skype: jarred.nyachae Are you tired of switching contractors? Do you need the services of a reliable, swift and professional writer? Then, worry NO MORE! You have landed at the RIGHT contractor. I am an expert Academic/technical writer with 10+ years of experience in writing scholarly research papers & highly conversant with all major academic referencing styles (APA, Chicago, MLA & Harvard). I specialize in delivering A grade Academic/Technical Projects, Essays and Research papers for my clients. Am also exceptionally skilled in proofreading projects and Thesis papers using MS Word Track Changing option. My strength lies in the Arts, Communication, Marketing, Management, History, Business and Humanities and other fields in general. As a current PHD candidate, you can trust me with your academic projects, and expect A grade papers. Please take a moment and review the wonderful feed backs from my delighted clients. Delivering 0% plagiarized papers, high quality work, client satisfaction and 0% lateness are my top priorities. See my portfolio for a sample of my A grade academic papers. As a fluent English speaker, i have excellent communication skills, hence the quality of my work is guaranteed. Hire me first, get WOW-ed second. Why? Because as my client, I make sure to dedicate my time and all my resources to you. Besides, "Quality is remembered long after the price is forgotten" – Gucci Family Motto. Thank You for reading my profile. Hope we will establish a long term commitment. Happy oDesking!

    $9.00 /hr
    135 hours
    4.95
  2. Karen L.

    Karen L. Agency Contractor

    free lance provider

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I had worked as a teacher both in a classroom and on-line settings for more than twelve years. Within the span of certain years in teaching, I was promoted twice. I became also a customer service representative in some call centers, where I took care of the different needs and complaints of the customers/clients. I did also remote trouble shooting for a cable company. At certain seasons. I write and conceptualize events for some companies and sometimes write ads and press releases. I had also my shares of telemarketing. I do not just work because of money but I want to be an asset and to develop more of myself in my chosen field. My passion for writing inspires me to teach. I have been writing for school plays , which are some adaptations and when I am not teaching, I write sequence guides and concepts of an ad or events, such as product launching.

    Associated with: JobHub

    $5.56 /hr
    1,033 hours
    5.00
  3. Vanessa W.

    Vanessa W.

    Administrative assistant; Proofreader

    United States - Tests: 12

    Over the past 20 years, I have worked in office assistant/managerial roles that demanded accuracy, ability to multitask to ensure timely and quality product, and paying close attention to detail. I am offering highly accurate and efficient performance whilst responding to the needs and requirements of any buyer thus providing a sense of accomplishment for both of us once goals have been met.

    $11.11 /hr
    1,349 hours
    5.00
  4. Victoria Sfriso

    Victoria Sfriso

    Project Manager at On Words Translations

    Argentina - Portfolio: 3

    Project Manager at On Words Translations, a small translation company based in Buenos Aires. OWT provides translation, localization, writing and editing solutions. Professional Spanish writer, translator, editor and proofreader. Cultural background and life experience in Latin America and Spain. More than 7 years professional experience translating from English, French and Italian into Spanish and Catalan.

    $30.00 /hr
    447 hours
    4.87
  5. India FitzAllen

    India FitzAllen

    Full service Marketing, Web and Creative Agency

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 55

    "A" Level Graphic Design and Website Builds delivered on time and on budget. Sales and Marketing Strategy, Sell in, Trademarks and IP, Film and Television Production, Content Production, Video Production, Media Buying and Selling, Motion Graphics, Film and Television Opening Credit Design, National Campaign Creation and Execution, Infomercials and Product Launches, Product Creation, Design, Packaging, Sales and Marketing, Pitch Decks, Brochures, Catalogs, Consulting, Entertainment and Music, Sound Design, Scoring, Music. Our team is highly skilled considered on of the best in the country.

    $36.00 /hr
    139 hours
    5.00
  6. Katie Moss

    Katie Moss

    Writer and Editor Extraordinaire

    United States - Portfolio: 13

    Hi, I'm Katie, and I'm your best bet for marketing, writing and editing projects. From wholly creative endeavors to precise articles with a bit of flair, I'm your newest and best asset towards written success. As an added bonus, I hold an MA in English, so the content I provide is always of the highest quality. If you've been searching for well-written, engaging content or a trustworthy editor, I'm your girl. Long-term projects include: - Creating and managing SEO-friendly content for several websites - Long-term contributor for several websites, blogs - Writer for a Women's Magazine - Non-fiction & fiction book editing - Ghostwriting projects (fiction, articles for execs/businesses) - Inbound Marketing -Academic Writing/Editing Services -Writer for 6 encyclopedias *WordPress and basic HTML coding. Please also see my LinkedIn Profile for more information/recommendations. http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=78911923&trk=tab

    $30.00 /hr
    61 hours
    4.99
  7. Jo Ann Wetzel

    Jo Ann Wetzel

    eLearning Instructional Designer & Developer

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    Experienced eLearning Instructional Designer, Developer, Technical Writer, and Editor with an ever-growing portfolio of diverse clients - from small/mid-size companies to Fortune 100/500/1000 corporations. I develop highly engaging content for a variety of platforms including desktop, tablets, and mobile devices. Complimentary consultation provided for all potential projects that I am being considered for. You can schedule at: https://www.vcita.com/v/joannwetzel. More Details Successfully assess, design, develop, implement, and evaluate innovative, multi-platform, enterprise-wide learning and communication programs that address client goals and objectives and improve performance levels of employees across a client’s local, regional, or global organization. Work well under pressure, typically working on several projects at one time and finish my projects well before deadlines. Excellent QA skills and can spot mistakes very quickly.

    $45.00 /hr
    248 hours
    4.64
  8. Danielle Dandan

    Danielle Dandan

    Experienced writer and copyeditor

    Philippines - Portfolio: 1

    Armed with rich writing experience and journalism background, I am confident that I will be able to meet your requirements and attend to your project's demands. My works have been published in several print and online outlets, including The Asian Journal, Balikbayan Magazine, PC Shopper magazine, The Manila Times, and The Varsitarian. I am currently enrolled in a creative writing course to put more edge in my writing style while joggling with my full-time job as Web Production Editor for the an international financial news website. On a lighter note, I am passionate about animal welfare, yoga, and Zumba. Please visit my website: danielledandan.tk

    $5.00 /hr
    22 hours
    5.00
  9. Stacey Atkinson

    Stacey Atkinson

    Writer and Editor

    Canada - Portfolio: 2

    I am a professional editor ranking in the top 20% of proofreaders and copy editors on Elance. I have twelve years of experience working for government in various jobs, writing and editing plans, reports and strategies. Since 2012 I've been working freelance, editing blogs, websites, book manuscripts, and marketing material. I am an award-winning author of a fiction novel and I regularly blog about opportunities for self-published authors. I hold a bachelor of design and an editing certificate, and I also have experience in stock photography, book design, and social media. Currently a member of the Editors' Association of Canada and the Independent Book Publishers Association.

    $23.00 /hr
    80 hours
    4.93
  10. Carrie Cathey

    Carrie Cathey

    Internet Branding Specialist

    United States

    A combined five years of experience working as an online branding manager, content curator and social media specialist to strengthen companies online presence by creating, editing and developing blogs, articles and newsletters through skills I have developed through my professional and educational experience (MBA, BA in Communication and certifications). Other areas of concentration include: rebranding individuals/ companies; pitching articles/content to syndicated networks and publicists; creating taglines; promoting individuals/companies on radio shows & podcasts.

    $26.00 /hr
    1,040 hours
    4.98