Elizabeth Lytle
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Elizabeth Lytle

Business Managing Professional (Administrative)


Sun Prairie, United States


11 years of experience as a professional transcriptionist (7 of those years spent working as a freelancer), editor, researcher and paid academic/technical article writer. Seeking ongoing hourly work as a copywriter/editor or administrative or project manager. Typing speed of 120 WPM with a 99.9 % accuracy. For Project Management: Experienced in managing a team of 250+ writers and 15-20 transcriptionists. I also have professional experience within the construction industry (owner and managing partner of American Global Renovations between 2006 and 2010 - commercial and residential construction). I'm extremely organized, driven and efficient. Previous job duties included general HR (recruiting, hiring, training ... moreand managing), general accounting duties (payroll, accounts receivable and payable, taxes and so on), marketing (including online marketing and promotion), online presence management (designed and built company websites, wrote and edited content and managed updates), social networking (established following on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and with company blogs and articles), document creation and preparation (contracts, bid proposals, invoices, brochures, newsletters, magazine covers, design and compilation, business card design, logo design and branding and so on), and general customer service (via phone, chat, email and in-person). For Transcription: Published author and business owner looking for new personal opportunities (with smaller jobs) and larger jobs to include my transcription team. Experienced in all types of transcription with a focus on focus groups and research interviews. Seeking transcription jobs of any size (experience with managing and completing large jobs of 50 + audio hours). For Writing & Editing: Seeking virtual assistant jobs, writing jobs and editing positions. Experienced in technical writing, article writing, blogging, newsletters, resume writing, letters and inquires, writing queries, academic writing, data entry, research, website design, copywriting, fiction, poetry, children's literature I'm also helped several candidates successfully land employment by writing professional resumes/CVs, assisting with the online job search, producing general and position-specific cover letters, completing online applications and contacting employers online, offering job interview coaching and tips and offering basic training, such as MS Word/Excel, Internet Explorer and so on. I occasionally do voice over work (generally related to business). I'm experienced in writing successful manuscript query letters (my query letters get a good response), professional business letters, legal letters and so on. Background and Experience: Business management, almost all aspects of administrative work, all aspects of the construction business (focusing on hard surface installation, drywall, paint, bidding, bid proposals, human resources and more), sales, travel (international), skincare, health management (focusing on alternative health and weight loss). I've also done extensive research in natural/alternative treatments, focusing on pain management and quitting smoking. I've successfully developed an all-natural quit smoking plan and I've developed several alternative/natural pain management methods (pain oils, creams, mouthwash, etc). My research has been of interest to medical communities in three countries and is ongoing. Currently studying psychology at Argosy University. I have a background with criminal justice administrative work and also do some photography on the side. I have valuable business contacts throughout the world, which can often assist in the timely completion of large projects (professional photographers, authors, editors, printers, website designers, commercial construction contacts, models, makeup artists, freelance writers and so on). I can assist in business setup/management by taking a look at what your immediate and long-term goals are and creating a solid business plan to help you set things in motion. I'm also available to manage this aspect of your business. I'm experienced with creating business plans, marketing plans and can also help with grant proposals and other financial proposals. I've helped several ODesk contractors put together an award-winning profile, write cover letters designed to get a positive response and help with compiling a professional portfolio. I do a lot of different things and my experience comes from not only my own experience owning and managing two successful businesses (and working successfully as a professional writer/editor), but from helping other business owners and freelancers (businesses of all sizes) put together or reorganize a business. less

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  • Dec 2014 - Jul 2015

    Customer Satisfaction Specialist - Email Support
    898 hours
    $13.33 / hr
    $11,986.80 earned

  • Dec 2013 - Jul 2015

    Writing a Fitness Sponsorship Letter

    No feedback given

    $16.97 earned
    Fixed Price

  • May 2015 - Jun 2015

    Strategist wanted for blogging and marketing of greeting card products online.
    $11.11 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Jan 2014 - Feb 2014

    I need someone to write a questionnaire to gather website and business information
    I gave Elizabeth a score of 4.6 because her quality of work was very good and her co-operation was excellent. Thank you.
    $33.33 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Jul 2013 - Aug 2013

    business plan sales media kit press release
    Beth is so awesome she met deadlines and made required changes for the sales kit that i required. She is really business like and professional and glad that I met her on O desk. I would highly recommend her if anyone wants to put a great presentation for their company together!
    $55.56 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Apr 2013 - Aug 2013

    Content Strategist
    Thank you Eli for your help! Great job!
    3 hours

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version) 5.00 1st Place! 22 mins
Business Writing Skills Test (UK Version) 4.00 Top 10% 20 mins
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version) 4.00 Top 20% 13 mins
Technical Writing Skills Certification 3.50 Top 20% 39 mins
Telephone Etiquette Certification 4.30 Top 20% 17 mins
U.S. Word Usage Test 3.50 Above Average 19 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test 4.60 Top 10% 19 mins

Work History

88% Job Success
1,864 hours worked
68 jobs


More than 30 hrs/week


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