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Heidi-Kate Greeff - Freelance Children's Book Illustration, Product Illustration, Book Illustration, Animal Illustration, & Greeting Card Illustration
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5.0
8 Skills
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I've been working in the illustration, design and publishing field professionally for 15+ years, building a solid reputation based on creative collaboration and delivering work that’s on brief, on time, original and exceeds expectation. Diverse application concerning style and medium: Each brief is approached individually – I will work with you to determine a unique character and style suited...
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Gloria Herman - Freelance Article Writing & Children's Book Writing
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4.5
2 Skills
$7
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"During the past few years, I have been fortunate in being assigned projects, which have been inspiring and varied. From articles on various aspects of travel, to website content, for the USA , Australian and UK markets. This is supported by my own world travel and the knowledge of people gained from these experiences . For the past few months my writing skills have included web content and...
Malmesbury, near Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Bianca - Freelance Creative Writing & Children's Book Writing
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4.0
2 Skills
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I am a young writer, experienced and keen. I have a college degree and am currently working as a content manager and writer for a local publication. I specialize in anything and researching is my key to great writing. Most importantly, I am available to work for less pay than anyone else.
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Marianne van Heerden - Freelance Book Writing & Children's Book Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

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Nicholas Scott - Freelance Creative Writing & Poem Writing
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4.0
2 Skills
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Nicholas Scott Qualifications/Talents: Exceptional results from high school in creative writing and grammar Young and into trends, always into the latest things hitting the media Knowledgeable into various mainstream topics, anything from Sci-fi/Anime - Top 40 Music Almost unlimited time Personal Experience: Various CP courses in high school Personal writings, not a day goes by where I don't write something Work History: None Education: Juniata High School, Mifflin, PA - High School Diploma About me: I am a hard working writer with a lot of passion and skill. I can write and simple or as complex as needed. I can work with almost any deadline and many topics that you'll need. I'm competent with HTML and can do various work with websites and other internet media. My talents stretch from writing blogs and revies to poems and creative writing shorts. I can write adds, catchy lyrics for a jingle, or even a small script for a commercial. Topics that I'm very passionate about include: Latest media events including: Movies, music, video games, and books Science and Technology, newest phones, breakthrough science and health Gay Rights and Gay Rights Activists
Champaign, Illinois, United States
Gnanasekar - Freelance Accounting & Financial Reporting
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4.0
2 Skills
$20
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Currently we are working as fund accounting and administration freelancer back office process and NAV calculation for all type of hedge funds, For most of our clients we do all of the above mentioned services and our solutions are tailor made to meet the needs of our clients We would like to discuss the customized solutions that we can provide for your firm in terms of the structure and formats of reports and statements that you would prefer along with the details of the accounting and reconciliation formats. To know more about our service offering we would be glad to have discussion the same over a conference call Looking forward to doing business with you
United Kingdom
Amanda Hamm - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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3.0
2 Skills
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CAREER FOCUS Writer/Reporter responsibilities with a newspaper, magazine, or media website. EXPERIENCE SUMMARY • Proficient in writing feature articles, editorial pieces, short stories, and essays. • Strong technical command of the English language; serious commitment to excellence in the printed and published word. • Experience in many different work environments • Strong written and verbal communication skills COMPUTER SKILLS • Proficient with MS Word, MS PowerPoint, WordPress, QuickBooks SOCIAL MEDIA • Professional Blog: http://ahamm82.blogspot.com • Personal Blog: http://indigofish.blogspot.com • Twitter: @Amanda_Hamm – https://twitter.com/Amanda_Hamm • Google+: http://gplus.to/AHamm • LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/amandahamm82 EDUCATION George Mason University, Fairfax, VA August 2007 – October 2011 English Concentration in Folklore; Minor in Native American and Indigenous Studies Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria, VA January 2004 – August 2007 General Studies Member of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society 2006-2007 Dean’s List 2005 3.2 GPA PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Freelance Writer December 2011 – Present Patch.com, Vienna, VA • Independent Writer for the Vienna Patch. Medical Receptionist October 2011 – Present Center for Foot and Ankle Care, Fairfax, VA • Responsible for checking patients into office and collecting payment after visit; managing daily office schedule; maintaining and preparing patient charts; verifying receipt of referrals from primary care; taking x-rays; creating letters to send to referring physicians. Staff Writer/Reporter George Mason University, Fairfax, VA August 2011 – October 2011 • Beat Reporter for Connect2Mason; responsible for covering Student Government news at George Mason University. Freelance Writer April 2011 – August 2011 Patch.com, Reston, VA • Independent Writer for the Reston Patch. Writer/Reporter February 2011 – June 2011 George Mason University, Fairfax, VA • Feature Writer for Connect2Mason; covered events as needed. Dental Receptionist January 2009 – October 2011 Lauren Adams, DDS, Oakton, VA • Responsible for checking patients into office and collecting payment after visit; managing daily office schedule of 15 patients; maintaining and preparing patient charts; verifying insurance prior to patient appointments; coordinating between health insurance companies and patients to ensure smooth on time bill payment; assisting dentist with fillings and various procedures when dental assistant is not present Medical Receptionist (Contract) November 2008-January 2009 Quadrant Staffing, Inc. Vienna Primary and Preventive Medicine, Vienna, VA • Managed daily office schedule of 15 patients; filed all correspondence into and out of the practice; maintained patient charts; responsible for chart preparation; verified insurance prior to patient appointments; prepared specimens for laboratory transport; performed analysis of patient cultures; assisted physician during echocardiogram procedures Medical Receptionist (Contract) July 2008-September 2008 Quadrant Staffing, Inc. Virginia Hospital Center, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Arlington, VA • Maintained patient charts; responsible for chart preparation; verified insurance prior to patient appointments; worked with referring obstetricians to ensure timely receipt of written orders Assistant Manager/Medical Receptionist October 2004-May 2008 Fairfax Optometric Center ? Fairfax, VA Responsible for day-to-day management of the practice. • Managed all human resources aspects including: training of new employees, scheduling and managing payroll for a staff of 5 and maintaining all training materials • Managed daily office schedule of 20 patients • Filed all correspondence into and out of the practice • Maintained the office filing system; ensured files were kept up to date • Created and streamlined all office forms to increase efficiencies • Coordinated between health insurance companies and patients to ensure smooth on time bill payment • Pre-tested patients using tonometry, auto-refractor, and visual fields instruments; taught insertion and removal of contact lenses; dispensed and repaired glasses materials _____________________________________________________________________________ References Available
Reston, Virginia, United States
Arlette Hanania - Freelance Graphic Design & Multimedia
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5.0
2 Skills
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Qualifications Managing a whole company and being the Executive Manager plus creative, skilled Multimedia Developer with experience in producing interactive CDs. Background includes Database Design, Flash and Director Developer and Graphic Design positions with expertise in combining Flash with Databases and HTML Development with knowledge of .Net environment. Computer Skills Microsoft Access Expert 11 years Macromedia Director Expert 14 years Macromedia Flash Expert 13 years Final Cut Pro Intermediate 2 year Wave Lab Expert 8 years Adobe Photoshop Expert 14 years Adobe Illustrator Expert 14 years Adobe Premiere Expert 14 years Adobe IDesign Expert 10 years Poser Intermediate 3 years HTML Expert 11 years .Net Expert 7 year SQl Expert 7 year Education Fall 1992 – Summer 1996 Royal Scientific Society ‘Princess Sumaya University For Technology’ Amman, Jordan B.Sc., Computer Science & System Analysis Training University training was executed at Scientific & Medical Supplies Co. (Formally Mouasher Cousins Co.) A leading computer and medical supplies company Professional Experience October 2008 – Current Owner – arlyart.com After having more than 11 years in Multimedia and designs and web applications, I decided to work on my own, which will widen my experience even more. You can also check my website www.arlyart.com May 2006 – September 2008 Executive Manager - Integrated Business Solutions As per the management request, I was asked to take a leading role in managing the company and taking the place of their CEO after she left Jordan to work abroad. My duties can be summarized in: ? Accounting and payroll ? Marketing and making sure the company has enough projects running to keep it going ? Managing staff and making sure each is doing his job ? Quality assurance for all outgoing projects ? Helping staff when they are in need for support or any technical guidance ? Helping in the analysis for OMS System for Arab Bank, which is a centralized web enabled Orders system, that will support the users worldwide and enabled them to manage their orders processes, OMS allows you to: o Place orders for products and send them to the market. o Back Office can: ? Approved orders requests. ? Execute Orders. o Portfolio management. o Customer Relationship Management. o Product Management. o Currency Converter. o Upload Profile. o Report Management Generator. ? Worked on the development of Arab Bank local and global website on a CMS system that allows administrators to create new pages on the site along with a full control on the menu ? And any other kind of administrative and personnel issues that might appear. ? Due to lack of resources for designers I had to take the role myself to design and development of Arab Bank ATM screens for Jordan and International countries. July 2001 – May 2006 Project Manager - Integrated Business Solutions ? Making all contacts with the clients and analyzing their needs in the project and planning the work scope. ? Quality Assurance for the projects and making sure that the result is what the client need. ? Besides developing several projects like the interactive Flash sections in the Queen Rania Website (www.queenrania.jo), developing an interactive CD for Al Hikma Pharmaceutical. Also worked on the development of the Royal Auto Museum with all Flash Action Scripting (www.royalautomuseum.jo). ? Developing two TV ads that were presented at the BBC satellite channel for MENA FN Company. ? Setting up technical requirements for the projects. ? Writing the proposals for potential clients. ? Supervising the staff in the absence of the General Manager. March 1999 – July 2001 Senior Programmer - Integrated Business Solutions ? Finished the development of the CD for ARAMEX with additional Interactive Screen Saver helping the employees and clients to know more about ARAMEX. ? Also developed some Kiosks touch screen systems ? Discover Jordan CD, a comprehensive CD about Jordan in five major languages. ? Besides my responsibilities to maintain on the systems developed earlier. ? Also being able to deal with Macromedia Flash, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator in better manners. ? Producing a CD for Qatar National Bank, a CD with interactive screens and narrations. ? Development of the Doha Islamic Summit CD held in Qatar in 2000, and participating in the development of the Web Site for that project. ? Developing presentations for various clients, and updating previous work done by Qatar Info, besides being responsible of the employees work and giving each one his job, and following up with them and supervising them. ? Also I was the solo programmer and animator for betweenthedreams.com web Site; it is an interactive web site with a total new idea for sites on the net. ? I managed to develop new skills on working on Final Cut Pro software, software for editing and producing videos and video clips. March 1998 – March 1999 Experienced Staff Programmer - Integrated Business Solutions I developed a new version of the Kiosk ‘Jordan Online’ program. In this program I enriched my skills using Macromedia Director to read and write to Access databases using third party software. Also a new CD was performed for ARAMEX “Express Transportation Solutions”, along with new Database application concerning ? Payroll system. ? Group Quotation System for a tourism company. ? Sales and Inventory System for a car dealing company “NISSAN”. As well my responsibilities were extended to cover the maintenance of the system developed by me and by other programmers. March 1997 – March 1998 Staff Programmer - Integrated Business Solutions During that period I developed several information systems utilizing Macromedia Director, Access 2.0 and Access 8.0, particularly in the design, implementation and client support, for the following systems: ? Cuisine System for Yesterdays Restaurant & Bar, Tawaheen Al Hawa Restaurant, Mamamia Restaurant and thirty Something restaurant. ? Dental Clinic System ? Worked partially as a part of a team who was responsible for managing and evaluating an automated express system based on using SQL Server with Access environment. ? Orders and Sales System. ? Tourism multimedia CD for a French company in France ‘Quartier Libre’ ? Noor Al Hussein Foundation “New Perspectives for Development” CD, a project for Her Majesty Queen Noor Al Hussein the Queen of Jordan. Skills ? Communication Skills ? Ability to switch between various systems ? Team spirit ? Problem solving ? Fast learning ? Exploring new software ? Patience and Hard working ? Capability to work under pressure ? Good sense of humor
Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States
Mampho Makala - Freelance Website Design & Graphic Design
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3.0
2 Skills
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web design/graphic design I am a hard worker and good team player, and I believe in myself and have great value and respect, I believe I can achieve anything with the right mind set. Eager learn and explore new ideas. Believe change is compulsory as long as it is an improvement. I am committed and goal person who is always up for a challenge.
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Wayne - Freelance Voiceovers & Songwriting
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3.5
2 Skills
$40
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i am a singer/songwriter with over20 years experience I have appeared onstage with Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen, Dee Snyder and many others . I have recorded in studio with Meat Loaf, Cool and the gang, Jon Bon Jovi and many more. I have appeared on many radio shows incuding multipal times on the Howard Stern show. I am an easy guy to get along with and im honest I can help in studio or live I can sing on your demo or write your jingle or song I know many people in the business who I can bring in if I cant help you
Plainfield, New Jersey, United States