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  1. 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
  2. Connie H.

    Connie H.

    Strategic Marketing and Communications Consultant

    United States - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 9

    Multi-talented professional with 10+ years strategic marketing and communications leadership and international experience across 5 continents. Expertise in web, print, advertising, event planning, email and direct marketing, internal communications and public relations. Exceptional creative collaborator who thrives deadline-driven environments.

    $88.89 /hr
    367 hours
    5.00
  3. Denise S.

    Denise S.

    Quality Writing at Affordable Prices

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 8

    Founded in 2003, Gemini Writing Services provides experienced and professional writing and editorial services. Timely and affordable content creation, ghostwriting and editorial services in educational, medical and health, science or niche fields.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.99
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Nadun Peiris

    Nadun Peiris

    SEO Specialist, Web Designer & Virtual Admin

    Sri Lanka - Portfolio: 4

    I am looking to bring my well-honed professional skills in SEO, Web Designing, WordPress, Magento, Joomla, IT, Internet Researching, Graphic Designing, Data Entry (MS, Word, MS Excel, Access, Citrix, Synergy), CRM Systems, Magento/Joomla shopping cart listing, Customer Service and client-focused online, oral, back office supervision and interpersonal communication skills internally to succeed in any related task posted in Elance. Having more than 10 years of experience working as a Back Office & Front Line supervisor of one of the top 10 multinational company in South Asia. A great successful one year service at Elance with TOP client reviews. Please refer SERVICE DESCRIPTION.

    $5.00 /hr
    7,263 hours
    4.99
  8. Katarzyna Gajda

    Katarzyna Gajda

    Experienced writer and translator

    United Kingdom - Portfolio: 5

    Experienced bilingual writer, editor and proof reader. I offer content writing and proof reading services. All this - reasonably priced and always ahead of schedule. As a professional Content Writer I can help edit and proof read your documents in a timely manner. I provide translation and linguistic quality control services. Depending on the client's specifications and the project, I correct basic spelling, typographical and grammatical errors.

    $8.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  9. Richard T.

    Richard T.

    Professionalism covering every clients' needs.

    Japan - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 6

    British expat providing laser focused project development that delivers exactly what you need. My areas of expertise include: proofreading, copywriting, article writing, marketing language development, enhancing business presence and web-based media. Before submitting any written work for appraisal, distribution or publication, the material needs to show that it communicates its message in the clearest possible way. It should be well written in terms of its organization and appearance and it should be free of errors in terms of spelling, vocabulary, punctuation, grammar, and in its usage of English. I guarantee that all of these criteria will be met and supplied to the very highest of standards, on budget, and within your deadline. I provide excellence in the written word and look forward to working with you on your projects. Clients are guaranteed follow-up and after-service access which is inclusive of any costing for up to two weeks after signing off on a project.

    $45.00 /hr
    2 hours
    5.00
  10. Mary Jo Courchesne

    Mary Jo Courchesne

    Expert in copyright, sales, & marketing

    United States - Portfolio: 2

    Experienced and highly organized publishing industry professional with 20 years in the industry specializing in copyright, permissions, subsidiary rights, and special sales. Skilled negotiator with successful subsidiary rights placements, licenses and run-on sales to clients in book clubs, book fairs, audio, English-language foreign and digital E-book platforms. Articulate writer able to draft sales material, marketing copy, as well as fresh editorial content on a wide variety of subjects. Adjunct Professor of copyright, permissions and subsidiary rights at the George Washington University's Masters in Publishing program. Member of the following organizations: American Society of Picture Professionals (ASPP), Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), Washington Book Publishers, American Association of Publisher's Rights & Permissions Advisory Committee

    $50.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.62