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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
    1,068 hours
    5.00
  2. viejay valerio

    viejay valerio Agency Contractor

    Lead Gen/ZOHO CRM/Researcher/Data Entry&Mining/Assistant

    Philippines - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 9

    Dear Hiring Manager, I worked as an administrative staff in a state university for eight years. Where in my assigned duties and responsibilities basically focused on clerical tasks like receiving clerk, data encoder and records keeping and some research and update the database. In response to our clientele request, I have made an entry sheets for our incoming and out-going communications in Excel worksheet for us to easily retrieved of the data when someone request for follow-up of their communications. My experienced as an office staff confidently believe my skills would be ideal for your project. I am available to chat by email and I would be happy to work with you . During the last 20 years, I have been focusing on learning new things and enhancing my skills. I have been very knowledgeable at various fields in virtual encoder, data entry & mining, researcher and assistant, lead generation, zoho crm, photo editing. I have always known to be very smart, very flexible and could easily learn new things. It is my great intention to share my talents and be of great help to others who needs assistance. I can finish a project in one to two days or more depending on the volume of the work.

    Associated with: International Entry Works

    $7.78 /hr
    3,913 hours
    4.79
  3. Elizabeth O.

    Elizabeth O.

    How can I help you?

    Spain - Tests: 1

    Running a business requires time and energy. Resources you don’t want to spend on all the little, tedious tasks that steadily eat away at your day and keep you from the parts of your business that you are truly passionate about. Essentially, those parts that produce an income. This is where I come in! I can handle the small, time-consuming jobs, freeing you to focus on the aspects you enjoy most. What I can do: Social Media Virtual Assistant Editing/Proofing Blog Management …and more. Contact me today and let’s find the best way for me to help you free up your time. I look forward to hearing from you!

    $22.22 /hr
    1,090 hours
    5.00
  4. Kim Jay Pintor

    Kim Jay Pintor

    Virtual Asst. / Admin Support, Researcher, Adobe Photoshop Specialist

    Philippines - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 5

    I am a highly motivated Virtual Assistant Professional that will provide exceptional work result and to take care of your business needs efficiently and accurately. I have a strong communication skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task and reliability. I graduated BSBA Marketing Management and been working here in Upwork/oDesk since when I was in college in 2011. Adobe Photoshop, Product Photo Editing, Design, Ebay Data Entry, Transcription, these are some of my work experiences. I have a very flexible time and willing to work on my employers preferred time. I am looking forward to give you an assistance and provide good quality of work and satisfaction. Thanks

    $3.00 /hr
    1,264 hours
    4.06
  5. Delano Alexander

    Delano Alexander

    Social Media & Content Manager

    South Africa - Tests: 4

    I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Media, Communications, & History. My postgraduate studies is focused on my core interests in Media & Social History. At the heart of my being, I am an academic, critical thinker and strategist. My work experience is built from being a part of some of the biggest brands and companies in the world. I have developed key skills in the areas of customer experience, social media management\marketing, sales, operations and everything in between. I have also worked in small independent, local operations where as an employee, you are a jack of all trades and no job is too small. I am extremely passionate about social media and about creating great experiences for users and consumers. I am an ENFJ personality type and true to form, my approach to business can be aggressive. I have a strong sales background and I believe every interaction is a closing and upsell opportunity. My approach to social media is about quality and not quantity. I believe that your social networks need to do more. They need to meet the needs and expectations of your members and you need to be the expert in your field. I am a fan of diverse content and love creating worthy pieces. "Passion is oxygen of the soul" Billy Butler

    $8.89 /hr
    1,108 hours
    4.88
  6. Rachel C.

    Rachel C.

    Social Media Marketing Consultant

    United States - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a highly successful Social Media Manager and content generator for a variety of companies and individuals. I am currently managing a Top 10 Marketing Agency in Atlanta, Howie Hawkins for Gov. of New York as Social Media strategist, a private individual for dance and political web creation and management, and a Google + marketing campaign for a law firm in Irvine, CA. I am skilled in Microsoft Office Programs, scheduling meetings, and general office skills. Previously, I was a personal assistant/executive assistant for a business couple in New York City as well as a receptionist at a yoga studio. I am skilled in a variety of strategies to boost the social media page rank, viewership, and traffic to the website. I know how to navigate the precarious line between being active/inviting on social media and being spammy/ off-putting. I am a graduate from Ohio University's Honors Tutorial College- a unique college that is the only undergraduate tutorial granting university in the country. The college, based on models of Cambridge and Oxford, encourages students to think and read creatively, as well as write solid, thoughtful pieces of text. I hope you consider me when looking to hire a professional!

    $50.00 /hr
    1,038 hours
    5.00
  7. Krislyn emely G.

    Krislyn emely G. Agency Contractor

    Linkedin Sorcerer | Lead Gen | SMM | VA | Proj Mgr

    Philippines - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 24

    As a Social Media Specialist for the past 4 years, I have had the opportunity to plan initiatives to target new clients that led the company to create a bigger exposure in the industry. I have shared new marketing strategies to be collaborated with the company’s existing clients that led me to improve my knowledge regarding the continuous and fast-paced change of the business industry. I am looking for an organization in which I can apply these skills and work together with like minded individuals to carry on this development and trend of success. Allow me to highlight my strengths: ● Innate entrepreneurial talent that allows me to easily connect with clients and eventually achieve my business objectives. ● Seek out for solutions where none seemed possible and discovering new opportunities for growth at the same time. ● Excels at targeting new possibilities for more business revenues. ● Increase and build LinkedIn Connections based on targeted keywords ● Create and Manage LinkedIn Company Page ● LinkedIn Research ● LinkedIn Lead Generation ● LinkedIn Connections Tagging ● LinkedIn Sending Messages ● LinkedIn Sending Invitations to your target niche ● LinkedIn B2B Sales & Marketing ● LinkedIn B2C Sales & Marketing ● LinkedIn Group Creation ● LinkedIn Group Management ● Increase LinkedIn Visibility ● Post Daily Updates on LinkedIn Home Page and LinkedIn Company Page ● Collecting Leads through LinkedIn ● Facebook Marketing ● Free Advertisements in Facebook ● Application Marketing ● Driving Unique Views and Website Traffic ● Pinterest Marketing ● Pinterest SEO ● Twitter Optimizations My other skills: ● Medical Research ● Medical Article Writing ● Recruitment (IT, Medical, BPO) ● Health Product Marketing ● Health Teaching ● Health Assistance (VS, Bedside Care, IV Infusions, Drug Administration) ● Hiring Freelance Contractors in different categories ● Project Management (Freelancing/Outsourcing) ● Virtual Assistance ● Appointment Setting ● Sales and Lead Generation

    Associated with: KEG Advertising Services

    $16.67 /hr
    8,968 hours
    4.52
  8. Diona R.

    Diona R.

    Experienced Office Assistant

    United States - Tests: 11

    To provide the highest quality of work based on my 12+ years experience in Data Entry, Customer Service, Research, Office Assistant, Spreadsheet Creation and Maintenance, WordPress, Link and Article Submission.

    $16.67 /hr
    6,353 hours
    4.74
  9. Stephen B.

    Stephen B. Agency Contractor

    WP Administration,Web Researcher,Blogger,Writer,Advertiser,Data Entry

    Philippines - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I have been doing researches and have gathered information which were put to good use in actual life. My competency for this kind of activity lies in the satisfaction of actually finding facts, ideas, and creative solutions for any given problem.

    Associated with: HannahAtYourService

    $4.00 /hr
    7,808 hours
    4.73
  10. Jeanie Lyubelsky

    Jeanie Lyubelsky

    Technical Editor, Editorial Manager, Exceptional Proofreader

    United States - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 23

    You will only want to contact me if you are looking for exceptional service delivery and are ready to capitalize on your knowledge for achieving your objectives. If you find out about my services on Upwork, you are obligated to hire through this platform. *Great proofreading deals* are found in my limited hourly contracts for guaranteed prices—just ask! Feel free to also ask for my dependable turnaround time schedule, which is updated regularly based on editorial demand. How do I review your written work? Let's engage your readers and reviewers with clearly communicated content and get desired results! My specialized editing and proofreading services can help you be rewarded with increased readership, successful contracts, publication, funding, and growth. Just let me know what you need... Anyone can increase positive recognition and rewards with the right expertise and support. As an experienced editor who is also a certified technical writer, I specialize in purpose-based language with multiple levels of editing, copyediting, rewriting, and proofreading to give you right-on-target results. You can capitalize on your knowledge by increasing clarity in your professional papers, manuscripts, articles, reports, proposals, user guides, documentation, and more. Completely comfortable in using my native language at an expert level, I know how to make your writing look terrific. My proofreading, copyediting, and editing services give you the lowest prices with exceptional outcomes, while my original writing sells for more than $50 per hour on an open market. I gladly accept editing and proofreading jobs on oDesk even when the job title is "writer," but the tasks are actually editorial work. We can also schedule fixed-price orders with limited hourly contracts. Just Google "Jeanie Editor" to see more about my work at regular market rates. Regularly working for authors, business owners, engineers, finance specialists, attorneys, and other technical-specialty professionals, I am flexible and competent in my chosen areas of professional specialty. For example, I am the editorial manager, copyeditor, and proofreader for a professional robotics journal, and I competently carry out many other editorial assignments. Dependable and efficient, my full-time career is focused on producing publication-ready content. Strengthen your achievement curve by contacting me to provide you with top-quality editorial reviews. I can effectively enhance your written materials for clarity and credibility by editing for grammar, word usage, style, formatting, spelling, punctuation, while providing editorial suggestions for interesting and compelling text. I successfully work with material written in many styles, including APA, IEEE, GPO, AP, CMoS, and other styles as requested. Save time and get results by hiring a certified technical writer as your editing, copyediting, and proofreading specialist. In our busy world of mixed messages, I check and double check your written work so that it will be noticed, understood, and remembered. I am native English speaker with a certification in technical writing and extensive experience in technical editing, copyediting, proofreading, rewriting. I am also a member of the IEEE Professional Communication Society, the American Finance Association, and the Association of Science-Technology Centers. My research-based MS degree in social sciences with a concentration on programs funding research, along with hands-on technology experience, further qualifies me in understanding authored technical concepts. I can offer you the best experience with professionally reviewing your book manuscripts, professional papers, articles, handbooks, user guides, proposals, venture capital and investor reports, and more. You want to hire an active technical-topics editorial specialist for the following materials: computer science, software development, robotics, electrical, mechanical, civil engineering, electric power generation, transmission, distribution, utilities, and biometrics; journal publishing projects in .doc, .docx, PDF, LaTeX, ShareLaTeX, MS Word, and other formats; business marketing plans, proposals, finance, securities, investments, summary budget narratives, and more. Contact me today and see what I can do for you!

    $29.00 /hr
    1,131 hours
    4.98