Nicole H.

Analyst Strategist Researcher Editor Educator Ph.D.

Santa Rosa, United States



What's the difference?

With experience in the education, non-profit and business world on and off oDesk, I offer my clients efficient and accurate output of the highest standard, saving them time and money, delivering the desired results and often surpassing their expectations.

While I can take on highly specialized tasks, what sets me apart from other contractors on oDesk is my ability to approach any project with a holistic understanding of the big picture of what is required. When you hire me, you don't just get …


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Work History & Feedback

Ebook Editor

“I needed someone who could take my book draft, see the big picture and re-organize it in a way that made sense. She rewrote parts in my voice and made great corrections in a timely fashion. In one case, I made reference to the Boston marathon. Before I even heard about the news, she made a note on the book to change the reference. Awesome!”
22 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $616

Editor Extraordinaire

“Excellent work!”
Fixed Price $556

Website research for kids educational site

“This was my first job posting on oDesk and after a short phone interview I knew that Nicole was the right person for the job. She has a quick mind, asked intelligent questions, confirmed she understood and delivered exactly what she promised. It has been a fantastic first experience and I can highly recommend Nicole.”
9 hrs @ $33.33/hr
Earned $311

Create an enticing pitch for my guest apartments

“Nicole was great to work with- she took initiative straight from the beginning, developed a logical plan of attack, kept me abreast of her progress every step of the way, and confirmed with me that her work in progress was going in the right direction. I couldn't be happier with the result. I hope to hire her again in the near future.”
2 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $42

Writer needed for introduction paragraphs on search results pages.

“Nicole is a creative writer with lots of great ideas. She was a pleasure to work with and always delivered texts on time or early.”
4 hrs @ $30.00/hr
Earned $105

Academic journal article formatting for submission required

No feedback given

14 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $304

Business Analyst / Project Manager

Job in progress

1,735 hrs @ $33.33/hr
Earned $57,505

Research in online history databases

Job in progress

3 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $80
Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

CSS 2.0 Test


Email Etiquette Certification


English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


HTML 4.01 Test


MS Word 2003 Test


Technical Writing Skills Certification


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)


Windows XP Test