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  1. Sara K.

    Sara K.

    Expect no less

    Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

    Accomplished, highly motivational staff trainer able to convey practical ways to optimize customer service while increasing company profitability. Qualities that I can bring to your company; *Analytical *Microsoft Office *Creative & Flexible *Organized & Detailed *Self-Starter *Education & Training *Quick Learner *Curriculum Development *Team Player & Builder *Strategic Decision Making *Excellent Computer Skills *Strong Communicator *Coordinate Multiple Activities *Office Equipment Skills

    $20.00 /hr
    1,640 hours
    5.00
  2. Phebe-ann H.

    Phebe-ann H.

    I'll get it done 'write' the first time!

    Jamaica - Last active: 17 days ago - Portfolio: 2

    I love to do and am proficient at all types of writing. I'm well versed in both UK English (grew up in Jamaica) and U.S. English (studied in America). Familiar with A.P.A format. I write fiction and also do songwriting having attended the Edna Manley College for the Visual and Performing Arts in Jamaica.

    $11.00 /hr
    54 hours
    5.00
  3. Peggy Hurd

    Peggy Hurd

    Superb writer and researcher!

    Canada - Last active: 15 days ago - Portfolio: 1

    Do you need a compelling website? Actionable articles? Excellent Editing? I am a great writer and internet marketer. I can give you the help you need to succeed. I have experience doing research and editing for University professors. For several years now I have written content for the web, including web pages, articles, press releases, privacy policies, autoresponder series, newsletters, and much more. My background includes research, writing and editing in these fields: Chemistry and other sciences Non-fiction of any kind Young adult fantasy writing Marriage & Family Therapy Aboriginal and Indigenous Peoples Internet Marketing Food Blog Writing Tutoring I have successfully done keyword research and used it as a foundation for sites that currently make adsense revenue. I am knowledgeable about SEO and and skilled with incorporating keywords into writing in order to get good search ranking results.

    $45.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.98
  4. Doug Ronson

    Doug Ronson

    Expert in business plans, marketing and proposals

    Canada - Last active: 1 day ago

    Prepare compelling content for websites, newsletters and social media. I bring Substantial experience in business - not only am I a great writer but I understand the importance of growing revenues through effective marketing. Expert in proposal writing for grant applications and government RFPs. One of my clients states: "Mr. Ronson's fresh eyes on our project, his innovative approach to making our case and his ability to expertly edit our justification to fit the limitations of the application format were keys to its success." Many years of experience writing winning proposals ranging from $20,000 to $5 million. I prepare business plans that are well-organized and easy to understand. More than 20 years in business, including three startups. Most recently, I have prepared plans for a smartphone app, a tourism company and a healthcare service provider.

    $46.00 /hr
    3 hours
    5.00
  5. Gerry C.

    Gerry C.

    Voice Talent

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Portfolio: 15

    I am the best Voice Over Artist in the business. I have a voice that is clear and pleasant to listen to. I do a very good impression of Don Lafontaine, may he rest in peace. ACCENTS: British (proper), British (Cockney), Irish, Bostonian, Texan, Australian, Arabic (Egyptian), Arabic (Moroccan), Mexican, Hindi, Russian. Impressions: Don LaFontaine, SEAN CONNERY, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gary Busey, Sam Elliot, Dudley Moore, Alec Guinness, Mike Judge (Butthead), Mike Judge (Hank Hill/Mr. Anderson), Rodney Dangerfield, Ted Knight, Riley Martin, George Takei, Robert Shaw (Captain Quint from "JAWS". I am new to Elance, so please do not judge me by the lack of my completed jobs on this site. I assure you, I am the best voice artist you will ever hear.

    $65.00 /hr
    16 hours
    4.95
  6. Janet Joyce

    Janet Joyce

    Brand Messaging and Copywriting

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Portfolio: 45

    Some people write flawlessly and with pizazz, some deliver on almost any subject, and others are detail-oriented, technical types who can translate for the laymen among us. With MBA Concepts, you get all three in one creative powerhouse of a service provider, PLUS the bonus of a consultant and adjunct steeped in business strategy and tactics. I bring a unique perspective to my work based on: - Hands-on marketing experience at Fortune 500 companies - 20 years of sales/technical/creative writing experience - My appointment as an adjunct instructor of marketing at NYU

    $75.00 /hr
    211 hours
    4.84
  7. Tiffany R.

    Tiffany R.

    Your satisfaction is my #1 priority!

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Portfolio: 68

    In 2007, I created TR Designs. I love to design and have a passion for taking my client's visions and dreams to fruition. It is my goal to provide my clients with 100% satisfaction as well as professional and polished designs; thus enabling them to further their business ventures. I am skilled in many different design programs and am a fast and motivated worker. In my spare time, I enjoy running (okay, jogging), photography, reading and being with my husband of twenty years and our three boys.

    $25.00 /hr
    20 hours
    4.97
  8. Sue H.

    Sue H.

    Copywriter, Marketeer and Proofreader

    United Kingdom - Last active: 2 days ago

    Hello. I write copy for websites, social media and printed materials as well as press releases. I can write in a corporate tone, write for young people or any specific niche and tailor my copy to meet the needs of your audience. My strategic communications, market research, event planning and strategy management experience are of the highest quality. I edit and proof read website content, social media posts and printed materials from flyers, posters and adverts to 300 page catalogues, books and guides to, outdoor media and legal contracts. After 11 years managing a marketing team across all marketing and communications disciplines and a further 5 years managing an editorial team across both education and charity sectors, you really will receive top quality valued work from a highly trained professional.

    $25.00 /hr
    11 hours
    5.00
  9. Grant Writing Inst.

    Grant Writing Inst.

    28 Years of Professional Grant Writing Experience

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    Achieve great results with Grant Writing & Research Institute! As a Senior Grant Writer, I have 28 years experience, and an 87% success rate ($1/2 Billion + funded). I am in the top 1% of Elance providers, and offer free consultation for those considering grants My business has grown through the years because I solve funding problems that inhibit the growth of the organizations we serve. We do not just write grants, we help our clients change their organizations in ways that make them highly favorable candidates for grants. Grants are our business, and we know what we are doing. My fees may be a bit higher than the average grant writer on Elance, and certainly higher than cut-rate wannabes that abound here. But I get results! A cut rate grant writer may initially save you some money in the short term, but if you don't win the grants you are pursuing, that initial saving doesn't mean much. Let us go to work for your organization today! Member Puget Sound Grant Writers Association

    $66.67 /hr
    503 hours
    4.84
  10. Caralee Anna

    Caralee Anna

    Sparkling content from A to Z

    Australia - Last active: 6 days ago - Portfolio: 3

    Sparkling content from A to Z Welcome to my profile. I am a well educated freelance marketer and writer. I love writing fiction and I enjoy the thrill of creating great business copy and marketing plans. I love small business and entrepenuers and helping them succeed. I have sound experience in creating creative marketing and communications pieces for business. My business writing experience coupled with my humanities education skills me in a wide range of writing tasks from creating buzzy content on media, culture and entertainment through to business content that pops with sales strengths. In my fiction writing I gather together all my emotions, experiences and hopes and pour them into a story people can relate to that will inspire, provoke, challenge, entertain and see people fall in love with. I look forward to working with you.

    $10.00 /hr
    4 hours
    4.93