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  1. Ashley C.

    Ashley C.

    Quality Transcription within 24 Hours

    United States - Portfolio: 5

    I am a full-time online transcriptionist. I make my living transcribing audio and video for loyal customers just like you. I have 5 years experience working for both online companies and as a professional freelancer. I was introduced to transcription while attending school at the University of Texas at Austin, where I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. Now I work completely through my self-made company Secret Secretary Transcription Services. I provide quality transcriptions for a fraction of the competitors' cost and can deliver your project to you within 24 hours. My attention to detail, quick turnaround time, and ability to accurately follow your requested guidelines make me the perfect choice for your transcription needs. You will not be able to beat the quality I can provide for the price I can deliver. Let me take the drudgery of transcription out of your hands, and put it into my quick and capable ones.

    $25.00 /hr
    41 hours
    4.92
  2. Diane Alailima

    Diane Alailima

    Voice Talent, Transcription & Typing

    United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

    Previous experience in voice over work for phone greeting systems, meditations, and help and information recordings. My voice is native North American, neutral accent, with a calming tone. Other work experience: court and insurance claims transcriptions, legal secretarial and word processing, data entry. Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.

    $16.67 /hr
    77 hours
    5.00
  3. Kim H.

    Kim H.

    Voice Talent and Broadly Skilled Virtual Assistant -

    United States - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 8

    Professional voice talent with vocal range from 2-30 years old. Narrate Audiobooks, ACX Production, Voice Acting, Voicemail Messages, Documentaries, E-learning. All of my voice work has received 5 stars from oDesk clients! ++Rate/hr varies for voice work.++ With over 17 years of admin. experience and 1700+ oDesk/Upwork hours, I have gained and become efficient at many skills to be the ideal virtual assistant. I am super fast at data entry for both alpha and 10-key. I also can do live chat, transcription, data mining, web research, website maintenance, SEO, photo manipulation, database management, and more. My background includes mostly sales and marketing support, which almost all of it was done online and by phone in a B&M office. I'm a quick learner and self-taught all software that I use, including Dreamweaver CS6 (html, css, java, Ajax and Spry), MS Office Word, Excel, OneNote, PowerPoint, Outlook, Adobe Bridge, Audacity, Adobe Soundbooth, Jasc Paintshop Pro, and others. I look forward to hearing about your next project. I respond quickly to requests.

    $10.00 /hr
    1,726 hours
    4.84
  4. Thomas T.

    Thomas T.

    Programmer/Analyst/Content writer/Transciptionist

    India - Tests: 3

    Being brought up in a country where English is quintessentially the official language, I am well versed and proficient in both US and UK versions of the English language. I have had extensive proof reading and editing experience. I am skilled in all versions of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Being trained to be an engineer, I have also acquired programming skills of a modest level. I prefer to work with clients who are looking for good quality work at a reasonable rate. Rest assured, I will deliver what is needed, when it is needed.

    $5.00 /hr
    27 hours
    4.60
  5. Cathy Habas

    Cathy Habas

    The excellence you need to succeed!

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 17

    "Behind every great writer is a good editor," and that means you need me! I'm standing by, ready to give your work a thorough review. I EDIT or PROOFREAD: + creative pieces + magazine or news articles + academic papers (MLA or APA format) + web content + manuscripts + blogs + web copy I WRITE: + blogs + web copy + magazine articles + creative pieces + quizzes (i.e., Playbuzz, Buzzfeed, etc.) I TRANSLATE: + Spanish to English I have experience posting to Wordpress and with general on-page SEO practices.

    $27.00 /hr
    383 hours
    5.00
  6. Shailesh J.

    Shailesh J.

    Accurate, On-Time Transcriptions

    Canada - Portfolio: 5

    Received "Top Rated" badge in Upwork. **Completed over 100 jobs of transcription in Elance (now Upwork) with high rating and excellent feedback from my clients.** **Ranked #9 out of 1,62,177 freelancers within 6 months of entering into Elance (now Upwork).** 100% ACCURATE & AFFORDABLE TRANSCRIPTION SERVICES TO THE CLIENTS AROUND THE GLOBE. My full time profession is TRANSCRIPTION. I am an expert in transcription as a professional and certified transcriptionist from AAMT (American Association of Medical Transcription) (now AHDI) with excellent accuracy and typing speed of 100 WPM. I have 9 years of experience, done more than 1000 files of transcription including seminars, webinars, interviews, group discussions, call recordings, Podcasts, lectures etc in almost all fields including business, legal, medical and general. Our full-time location of work is Canada, but I am traveling to India for a vacation during which I would work from India.

    $5.56 /hr
    2,167 hours
    4.84
  7. Dragana C.

    Dragana C.

    Well-trained at diverse fields. Writer, translator, transcriptionist.

    Serbia - Tests: 6

    Proficient in speaking, reading and writing English, Spanish and Serbian (native speaker), currently learning German. I like languages very much and I am exceptionally interested and motivated to work in the fields of writing, translation and transcription. I am very hardworking and tenacious, responsible and independent. Being meticulous with an excellent eye for detail I always strive for perfection in everything I do, taking great care in delivering neat error-free work. Spent nine months in Northern Spain working in a Youth Office where I perfected my work ethics and improved my language skills of both Spanish and English. I hold first professional degree in business administration obtained after four-year secondary education. I also posses an ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence) certificate. Being a very curious and versatile person I've developed a wide range of interests, those including journalism, translation, writing, photography, volunteering, working with different groups of youth and in the NGO sector. ***Service Description*** # Translation Spanish < > English Serbian < > Spanish English < > Serbian Bosnian/Croatian/Montenegrin/Macedonian < > English/Spanish # Admin Support (data entry, personal/virtual assistant, transcription, web research) # Writing (article writing, creative writing, editing & proofreading, resumes & cover letters, web content) Worked for six months in a weekly newspaper, collaborating with other interns and journalists, doing research and writing articles. I elaborated a weekly newsletter in Spanish during my European Voluntary Service project. I am quite efficient at writing resumes and cover letters - one of my tasks while working at the Youth Office was helping people coming to the office to write their resumes and cover letters both in Spanish and English. With my co-workers I gave two workshops “Searching for a job abroad” to Spanish students.

    $10.00 /hr
    576 hours
    5.00