Liam Rogers

Freelance Creative Writer & Editor

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Location:Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/liamrogers
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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

• GENERAL - Strong interpersonal communication skills and professional public service initiative. Proven success in project management, with commitment to proactive customer service and fostering team relations and morale. Actively involved in a variety of professional organizations, on both the local and national levels. Proven administrative experience and the ability to handle difficult situations. Over 15 years of experience in libraries and publishing. Flexible, versatile, able to quickly move between projects.
• INDEXING, CATALOGING & LIBRARY SERVICES - Strong background in library work, reference services, information gathering, database editing, record keeping, data organization including keyword creation and cataloging, freelance book and magazine indexer
• RESEARCH & FACT CHECKING – Solid knowledge of research methods and materials. Expertise in use and command of print, database and Internet resources including experience in query writing and search methods used for effective information gathering, extensive background in researching and verifying facts and figures
• PROOFREADING & EDITING – Strong skills in proofreading and editing for graphics, grammar, spelling, content, style and legal compliance. Specific subject expertise detailed on attached page.
• BUSINESS/SALES – Strong skills in small business management, negotiations with venders, supervising staff. Extensive knowledge of the methods, principles and practices of small business administration. Ability to sell and implement products, services and ideas effectively.
• WRITING – Strong writing and editing skills, showing creativity and insight. Undergraduate degrees in English and Journalism. Distinct ability to identify and then deal with a client’s needs and then translate them into crisp compelling copy that is both creative and informative. Ability to produce outstanding copy under pressure. Ability to meet deadlines. Comfortable writing in multiple styles and for multiple formats. Extensive skills in writing guidelines, procedures, how-to instructional materials, research reports, abstracts and summaries, resumes, cover letters, job descriptions and professional bios.


Subject Knowledge & Specialties - William K. Rogers


A
Advertising
Agriculture
American History
Animals
Anthologies
Anthropology
Arts
B
Bibliographic Instruction
Biographies
Bisexuality
Blogs
Brands/Branding
Brochures
Budget travel
Business
Buddhism
C
Careers
Cartoons
Categorization
Catalogs
Celebrities
Children's Books
Christianity
Collecting
Comedy
Commerce
Communes
Communication
Competitive Intelligence
Consumer Affairs
Construction
Cooking
Copywriting
Corporate Materials
Cosmetics
Crafts
Criminology
Crop Rotation
Cultural Studies
Current Events
D
Databases
Desktop Publishing
Diet
Directories
Do-It-Yourself
Drama
E
E-commerce
English History and Culture
English Literature
Editing
Education
Entertainment
Environment
Employment
Ethics
Europe
F
Famous People
Farming
Fashion
Feminism
Film Studies
Fitness
Food and Beverage Industry
Foreign Languages
Foreign Policy
French History and Culture
G
Gardening
Geography
Gift Books
Global Affairs
Government
Grammar
Guidebooks
H
Health
Hobbies
Home Improvement
How-to
Human Interest, General
Human Relations
Humor
I
Industrial Agriculture
Information Architecture
Intellectual Property
Intentional Communities
International Issues
International Relations
Instructional Materials
Irish History and Culture
J
Job Hunting
Journalism
Juveniles
L
Language Arts
Law
Library Science
Linguistics
Literature
Living/Lifestyle
M
Management
Manuals
Marketing
Media
Medieval Studies
Magazines
Movies
Museums
N
Name Indexes
Naming
Nature
News
Newsletters
New Technology
Nutrition
O
Occult
Opera
Organic Farming
Ornithology
Oral History/Folklore
P
Parenting
Patents
Periodicals
Pets
Philosophy
Playwriting
Poetry
Pop Culture
Publishing
Politics
Proofreading
Public Administration
Publishing
Q
***** studies
R
Real Estate
Record Keeping
Recreational Activities
Reference
Religion
Renaissance Studies
Research
Resumes
Retirement
Russian History and Culture
S
Safety
Scholarly Materials
Screenwriting
Search Engine Optimization
Searching, Internet
Self-Help
Self-Sufficiency
Small Business
Social Media
Social Sciences
Style
Subject Indexes
T
Teaching Materials
Teens
Television
Textbooks
Theatre
Trade Books
Trademarks
Travel
Trends
U
User Services
Unemployment
W
Web Searching
Winemaking
Women's Studies
World Affairs
Writing
Y
Young Adult Literature
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing
Editing