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  1. Tiffany R.

    Tiffany R.

    Your satisfaction is my #1 priority!

    United States - Last active: 2 days 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
  2. Grant Writing Inst.

    Grant Writing Inst.

    28 Years of Professional Grant Writing Experience

    United States - Last active: 4 hours 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
  3. Gerry C.

    Gerry C.

    Voice Talent

    United States - Last active: 2 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
    17 hours
    4.95
  4. Caralee Anna

    Caralee Anna

    Sparkling content from A to Z

    Australia - Last active: 7 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
  5. Luisel K.

    Luisel K.

    Technical Support Representative/Customer Service Representative

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

    To be able to work at my best, one that is suited to my skills,and experience, and to be of service in my full ability for the benefit of my employer. To find a job where hard work will be rewarded and recognized.

    $5.56 /hr
    1,724 hours
    3.92
  6. Bethany Cadman

    Bethany Cadman

    Writer, editor, and marketer for all your content needs

    United Kingdom - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    I have an MA in Creative writing and experience of writing for travel and city guides such as itchy London. I currently write for several websites including a celebrity gossip blog, and writing reviews for hotels in Paris. My career has seen me manage the content for several websites and lead on complex marketing campaigns. I am a very organised, creative and hard working individual who will dedicate herself to any task given.

    $18.50 /hr
    277 hours
    4.89
  7. Stephanie C.

    Stephanie C.

    Editor / Writer / Internet Marketer - Freelance

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 1

    I am a seasoned editor, writer and Internet marketer. I have worked with editing, writing SEO content and website promotion for over six years. I have worked as an expert writer and editor as well as a marketing manager where I specialized in social media and SEO. I am experienced in Microsoft Office, Internet applications and various email programs. I have extensive experience in writing, editing AP and MLA format. I feel with my background in writing, editing and marketing, I would be a wonderful asset to you. I ensure all content is unique, well-researched and factual. I look forward to working with you!

    $22.22 /hr
    2,194 hours
    4.99
  8. Julie George

    Julie George

    Market Research/Web Product Research/ Assistant/German Expert

    Germany - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    Highly organized and detail-oriented Research Analyst & Administrative Assistant with 8 years of experience in conducting, analyzing and interpreting data. Well versed in presenting research findings and insights. Willing to learn, work and deliver satisfying results to my employer. Profound knowledge in interpreting data and formulating reports. Proficient in Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel, Power point and Outlook. Ability to give attention to detail and to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines. Strong analytical, conceptual and reasoning skills with great passion for detail and quality.

    $8.89 /hr
    521 hours
    5.00
  9. Anke Moen

    Anke Moen

    Dutch language services

    Spain - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 6

    I am a native Dutch speaker currently living in the north of Spain. I have experience in transcribing and translating from English, Spanish and Italian to Dutch. I also have broad experience in research and administrative support. Before I moved to Spain I worked several years in the legal field; as a paralegal in Italy (2 years) and as a lawyer in The Netherlands (4 years). In Spain I took a fashion design course and I worked in the fashion industry as an international buyer and as the head of the buying department (6 years in total). Since embarking on my freelance career, I have worked on many different projects, covering a wide variety of styles and topics, translating from English/Italian/Spanish to Dutch and vice versa, pre-editing a book on marketing (English) and preparing the content of websites. I offer the following services: TRANSLATING, LOCALIZATION AND PROOFREADING English > Dutch Spanish > Dutch Italian > Dutch With an LL.B in Dutch Civil Law (The Netherlands), an LL.M. in European Law (England) and a Certificate in Fashion Design (Spain) and over 6 years of experience in the advisory and litigation practice and another 6 years in the textile industry, I have developed two main areas of expertise: legal and textile. My goal is always to provide high-quality. Having lived and worked in several countries I have the cultural knowledge needed to adapt your content to the target audience. I know when to be literal and when to convey the tone of the author. Depending on the complexity of the text I can deliver a 2000-2500 word job in 24 hours. RESEARCH AND CONTENT WRITING Since a year I combine my activity as a translator with website content writing. So far I have worked on three projects (tourism and wine), providing all written content, including slogans, legal documents etc. as well as making all necessary arrangements for programming. ADMIN SUPPORT With over ten years of experience organizing people and projects I have developed good organizational skills. I can help you streamlining your business and personal tasks so you can forget about the details and stay organized and productive. I’m a hard worker with an eye for detail and I’m committed to deliver before deadlines. I look forward to working with you!

    $20.00 /hr
    253 hours
    5.00
  10. Sarah K.

    Sarah K.

    Experienced Researcher / Data Entry /Transcription/Quality Control

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

    Over the last 9 years, I've completed several long-term web research jobs which included the development of a database of upper management contacts. I have been doing data entry for 8 years. I have 5 years of experience in both long and short transcriptions. I adapt quickly to the various guidelines for each project I am on. Most recently, I have been in charge of a team of 6-9 transcribers. I review their work and send back any corrections that need to be made. I also have extensive experience with Microsoft Word and Excel, Google Docs, and Open Office. I have some experience with Microsoft PowerPoint.

    $16.67 /hr
    2,967 hours
    5.00