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Benjamin Hasanagić

Benjamin Hasanagić

Data Entry Professional and Professional Transcriptionist

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Tests: 3

Thank you for visiting my profile. I am currently completing my bachelor's degree in Law at the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. As an accomplished student I had an opportunity to work in both non-profit and private sector. I have one year of experience in coordinating the Association of High school Students in Bosnia and Herzegovina. My responsibilities included project coordination, organization of humanitarian events and communication with the respective donors. The work experience in the non-profit sector prove my best quality is being a team player. I am reliable and organized person always ready to meet the necessary requirements. I have studied English for many years; therefore, my speaking and writing skills in English language are on advanced level. I have knowledge of MS Word, MS Power Point, MS Excel and Adobe Photoshop. As data entry professional and transcriptionist I would make sure to efficiently communicate with any client, including both companies and individuals. I am a highly organized individual, and my skills include management, critical thinking and technical skills. Lastly, I am a very responsive and reliable person always motivated to provide the best results. Sincerely, Benjamin Hasanagic

$3.00 /hr
40 hours

Subhasree D.

Subhasree D.

Results oriented Professional with 10+ years of experience.

India - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 5

To establish a challenging and growth-oriented career that would provide a strong base with an opportunity to display my talent and nurture my skills as a qualified freelancer.

100% Job Success
$8.89 /hr
3,251 hours

Aly J. Yale

Aly J. Yale

Freelance Writer & Content Strategist

United States - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 5

I'm a freelance writer and content strategist based in Fort Worth, Texas. I have extensive experience in reporting, news writing, blogging, web content creation and SEO writing, as well as social media management, web management and digital marketing. My work has been published in The Dallas Morning News, Addison Magazine, The MReport, Forefront Magazine and Image Magazine. I have also worked closely with dozens of digital marketing agencies, providing content and strategy guidance for both the firms and their varied clientele. Specialties: SEO, web design, ecommerce, digital marketing, food/cooking, education, fashion, healthcare, fitness, nutrition, product descriptions, legal writing, news, medical writing, payment processing, real estate, mortgage, technology

100% Job Success
$38.89 /hr
472 hours

Melissa Bernard

Melissa Bernard

Paralegal, Writer and Editor, Social Media

United States - Tests: 2

I am a highly skilled writer and editor. I hold a bachelors of science degree and also a paralegal degree. My paralegal experience has given me knowledge of legal terminology and procedures. I also have a lot of experience in medical and veterinary technology.

100% Job Success
$14.00 /hr
488 hours

Zaibeth Castro

Zaibeth Castro

Global Transport Logistics Specialist

United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

I am an International Legislation and Law Interpreter Specialist for the past 15 years. On 2008 got the Lawyer degree in Venezuelan Legislation and on 2011 and 2012 got the Master's Degree in Management of Multimodal Transportation and Specialist in Administrative Management in Panama. Legal corporate coaching and Legal International Customers Counceling has driven the line of working experience as a leader of a mutidiscipline professional team oriented to goals achievement and for the better results possibles for the clients within the legal framework that applies in each case. Research and writing had come on hand with it. Environmental, Labor, Liability, Transportation, Maritime and International Customs services, Representation of clientela on closing business contracts, Insurance, Executive Coaching on legal matters of the company, Workshops for experience workers, Development of Manuals for workers using Neurolinguistic Techniques for fast legal learning, are some of the issues I have deal with. Analysis of Free Trade Agreement - FTA-, Proposal of International commerce and clients legal support for new business establishments in new developments areas brings along as a second specialties the social work of increase the welfare of communities. All documentation is turn in original to the Customer and confidentiality kept in the process of a work, research or evaluation.

$12.22 /hr
0 hours

Rachel Harris

Rachel Harris

Blog writing for start-ups and small businesses

United States - Tests: 2

You're here because you're looking to turn your small business idea into an established company. You know start-ups and small businesses succeed or fail with quality online marketing. You know blogging is one of the best ways to build a brand. That's where I come in. My blog writing services are designed to meet the specific needs of start-ups and small businesses, like yours, by: • creating blog content that helps grow your readership following • using "keywords" to rank higher in search engines • helping your brand become a trusted leader in the industry I write clear, concise, and compelling content that demands attention, creates desire, and drives action. This ensures your followers, search engines, and potential investors trust and LOVE your brand. Getting off the ground doesn't have to consume your every waking hour. If you're looking for high quality blog content that helps turn ideas into movements, builds your online presence, and aligns with your business needs and goals, feel free to invite me to apply for a job. I look forward to hearing from you!

$30.00 /hr
0 hours

Andrews L.

Andrews L. Agency Contractor

Growth Hacker, Project Manager and Digital Marketer

Philippines - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

In the effort to find opportunities of great significance and importance to business. achieving no less than the best efficiency and consistency a professional can offer (in Information Technology industry), I make sure to deliver more than what is expected through creative and proactive work behavior. I have a variety of skills and expertise both in self-taught and experience and these are the following: 1. Business development 2. Project Management -PRINCE2 -Agile Management 3. Digital marketing / Internet marketing (and Growth hack) -Content Marketing (Tone, Expert, Authority & strategy) -Copywriting -SEO (On-page & Off page) -Social Media Marketing (facebook, twitter & Linkedin) -SEM (PPC, re-targeting) 4. Blogging 5. Article writing -AP Style -Press release / Reviews Others 1. Virtual Assistance 2. Market / Legal research 3. Network marketing 4. Wordpress development 5. Sales 6. Customer service

Associated with: Clientele IT Solution

$9.00 /hr
337 hours

Ma. Laura Sheryn Alvarez

Ma. Laura Sheryn Alvarez

Marketing and Management Consultant | Administrative Coordinator

Philippines - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 14

SPECIALIZATION: Marketing, Management, Business Development for SMEs (Small-Medium Enterprises) CAREER GOAL: Dedicated to maximizing business development especially in the areas of marketing & communications, service enhancement, corporate integrity and financial health. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE: Ten (10) years of corporate experience with both local and global clients across various industries, which include (but are not limited to) Information Technology, Broadcast Media & Film, Ad Industry, NGO, Food Services, Travel & Tourism

97% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
2,325 hours

Aurobinda Panda

Aurobinda Panda

IP Attorney - Expert in Trademark | Patents | Copyright | DMCA Notice

India - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

Over last 4 year I have successfully work on 100 of Odesk Contracts for more than 2500 hours. We have a team of IP professionals and attorneys with excellent knowledge and experience in the field of Intellectual Property Law mainly Trademark, Patents, Copyright, DMCA Takedown Notice, Legal Research, I am Managing Partner of Lex Protector International Law Office and also expert in Trademark and Patent. I have done my specialization in Intellectual Property Law from University of South Africa, which is one of the most premier institutions of the world. I have handled several Patent, Copyright and Trademark related issues successfully for our clients around the world and intend to expand my abilities even further. Our Law firm is also recognized as "Startup of the Year 2014 in Intellectual Property" by Silicon India Magazine which is published in USA and India. (More information - ) Also recognized as "Startups to Watch in 2015" by CIO Review Magazine.(More Information - (Your can visit our Lex Protector Firm Website at

91% Job Success
$18.89 /hr
2,522 hours