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Cassandra Scott - Freelance Creative Writing & Content Writing
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I am currently writing a trilogy that is a bestseller right out of the gate. All I need are my words to be read and this contest will be won by ME! The story of the Calloways is a story that not only must be told, but experienced. "Relentless" is just that...relentless. "Relentless Pursuit" and "Relentless Love" complete the trilogy...and are only a prelude to the book series that was given...
Davenport, Iowa, United States
Roy Davison - Freelance Creative Writing & Proofreading
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I am a go-getter, and good at remembering basic story lines as well as fleshing out existing manuscripts. also do proof-reading. Really can do the work mentioned, and I can do some forms of art as well.
davenport, Iowa, United States
Dyman Moraga - Freelance Creative Writing & Writing
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Davenport, Iowa, United States
Joshua - Freelance Creative Writing & Article Writing
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Davenport, Iowa, United States

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Shigeo Hino - Freelance Japanese Translation & Proofreading
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Shigeo Hino E-mail: shigeoh40@msn.com Uluhaku St. Home Phone: (808) 262-1196 Kailua, HI 96734 Cellular Phone:(808) 294-9257 Objective: Position as a fulltime/part-time translator using my Japanese/English bilingual skills. Education: March 1964 Kobe City University of Foreign Studies, Kobe Japan Bachelor of Arts (English major) Computer skills: able to handle WORD and basic computer skills in Japanese and English. Language: Native speaker of Japanese with fluency in English Experiences: September 1999 to present, Self-employed Christian pastor at the Original Gospel Makuya (Tabernacle) of Hawaii. In the meantime, worked as a part-time teacher at Manoa Japanese Language School for about five years. Translator of a Christian TV programs to translate from Japanese to English for about six years. Also had some other part-time jobs.
Ewa Beach, Hawaii, United States
Jennifer Toomey - Freelance Ad Design & Banner Design
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Education The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH ¬Bachelor of Business Administration, December 2011 ¬AACSB Accredited College of Business Administration ¬Major: Marketing, Minor: Art ¬Overall GPA 3.4 Relevant Coursework •Professional Business Communication •Digital and Art Photography •Managerial and Behavioral Processes in Organizations •Web-Based Art •Micro-Computer Applications •Digital Art: Interactive and Print Media •Buyer Behavior and Relationship Marketing •Marketing Research and Data-Based Management •Drawing I, Drawing II •2D and 3D Design Specialties •Adobe Suite CS5 - Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, Bridge •Microsoft Office - Word, PowerPoint, Excel •Work with both Mac and Windows operating systems •Excellent communication and organizational skills •Used to handling multiple projects at a time •Print media, logos, and web design Student Organizations Pi Sigma Epsilon, Professional Sales and Marketing Fraternity Fall 2009 to Present Executive Board Co-Service Chair, 2010, VP of Public Relations, 2011 •Demonstrate leadership and organizational skills while innovating new projects •Develop public relation strategies, coordinate advertising layout and design, and promote the chapter around campus •Co-Developed the chapter’s website Experience Therma-Tru Maumee, OH 08/2011 to Present Graphic Design Intern •Work with print layout and design, updating and creating new brochures, flyers, and other promotional materials while maintaining the Therma-Tru look and feel. •Design graphic documents, work with and graphically enhance Word and PowerPoint files •Assist graphic designers with page layouts, display signage, and other various projects •Maintain knowledge of industry standards and trends while creating marketing materials Center for Creative Instruction Toledo, OH 05/2010 to 07/2011 Web Development Intern •Design graphics for web pages and graphically enhance Flash and PowerPoint files •Monitor sites on a daily basis to ensure functionality and adherence to web design template and UT style guide standards •Provide customer service in web content management system, including training, support, and problem resolution
Toledo, Ohio, United States
SaraMorgan - Freelance Database Programming & Technical Writing
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Name: Sara Morgan (formerly Sara Morgan Rea) Title: Independent Consultant/Author/Speaker located in Louisiana Expertise: My greatest strength is the ability to understand highly complex systems and then be able to communicate and train others how to use these systems. I am a former MVP, MCSD and MCDBA and I have written several books (mostly for Microsoft Press). My first book was released in 2005 and is titled, Building Intelligent .NET Applications. Where some developers shy away from challenging work, I embrace it. SKILLS: Capabilities: * MCSD, MCDBA certifications * Microsoft MVP, 2007 * Consultant/Programmer/Analyst/Applications Architect * Published Author Applications/Platforms: * Visual Studio 2010 (C# and Visual Basic.NET) * Microsoft Expression Studio * Microsoft SQL Server 2000, 2005, 2008 (SSRS and SSIS) * OCS 2007 - Speech Server * Microsoft Robotics Studio * Adobe Photoshop/Adobe Captivate/Adobe Flash * Oracle 8, 9i, 10 * PHP and ASP * JavaScript/HTML/CSS * SVN * XML/XAML/XSLT * Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) EXPERIENCE: Custom Solutions, LLC Title: Independent Consultant/Author/Speaker Start – End Dates: 11/2005 to Present Summary: * Developed and deployed database application with SQL Server 2005 back-end for CFO of Health Data Services to manage and report on employee cost and revenues. * Wrote 2 Electronic EBooks, designed to instruct non-programmers how to select and customize their own professional looking websites using templates or social networks using Ning. * Wrote API and Administrative Guide documentation for the Office Communications Server documentation team as a contractor for CoroWare * Taught 2-day course on using simulation with Microsoft Robotics Studio. * Developed and deployed a complex Robotics Studio application package named ClassPack. The software allows CoroWare customers to simulate working with the company’s mobile robot, named the CoroBot. * Co-authored Training Kit for Microsoft Press concerning Windows Communication Foundation (WCF), 3.5. Wrote 200 practice questions for this Training Kit. * Authored an article for MSDN magazine titled, “Simulating your world with MSRS”. * Authored a book for Microsoft Press titled Programming Microsoft Robotics Studio. ? Authored a Technical White Paper for the Microsoft IT Showcase group concerning the deployment of OCS 2007. * Authored 40 practice questions for Advanced Learning Systems. The questions will be used in a simulated exam of the 70-547 Microsoft certification exam. * Co-authored three books for Microsoft Press involving the following subjects: Distributed Application Development, Web Application development, Developing and Optimizing Data Access for SQL Server 2005. * Spent one week at Microsoft working as a Subject Matter Expert regarding one of the upcoming Business Intelligence certification exams. * Developed and deployed an ASP.NET/C# portal application for Ginger Mae Financial Services (GMFS). * Developed and deployed and ASP.NET 2005 application for GMFS that will be used by their Call Center to manage and route leads to salespeople. * Developed and deployed a website for a small computer consulting company ********* Additional Experience and References Available Upon Request ************** EDUCATION: Institution Name: Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA Degree: B.S. in Quantitative Business Analysis with an option towards Computer Science, 1993 PUBLISHED WORK: * 1998 - Article in Microsoft's Interactive Developer about Stress Testing Web Sites. * 1999 - Multiple Articles featured on the MSDN Online Gazette site. * 2000 - Several articles featured in Enterprise Development Magazine. Refer to: www.enterprisedev.com. Considered a regular monthly contributor. * 2005 Article featured in .NET development using .NET alerts. Refer to: http://www.fawcette.com/dotnetmag/ 2006 In March 2005 released, “Building Intelligent .NET Applications: Agents, Data Mining, Rule-based systems, and Speech Processing”, published by Addison- Wesley. The book has been very well received by reviewers. To get more information about the book visit: http://www.custsolutions.net. Article featured on Visual Studio Magazine about Data Mining with SQL 2000. Refer to http://www.custsolutions.net/DataMining.asp. Article featured on DevX.com titled, “Top Ten Tips for Designing Telephony Applications”. Refer to http://www.devx.com/dotnet/Article/29623 * 2007 Article featured on DevX.com titled, “How to Build Grammars for Speech Enabled Applications”. Refer to: http://www.devx.com/dotnet/Article/30284. Article featured on DevX.com titled, “Make you ASP.NET Applications Talk with Text-to-Speech”. Refer to: http://www.devx.com/DevX/Article/30520. In October 2006 released, MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (exam 70-529): Microsoft .NET 2.0 Distributed Application Development, published by Microsoft Press. To get more information about the book visit: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0735623325/sr=8-1/qid=1151378424/ref=pd_bbs_1/103-1733990-7339836?ie=UTF8. Article featured on DevX.com titled, “How to Control Your Robot (and Other Devices) with Your Voice”. Refer to http://www.devx.com/DevX/Article/30866/0. Article featured on DevX.com titled, “An Introduction to Programming Robots with Microsoft Robotics Studio”. Refer to: http://www.devx.com/dotnet/Article/32729. Article featured on DevX.com titled, “Using Microsoft Robotics Studio to Program Parallax’s Boe-Bot”. Refer to http://www.devx.com/dotnet/Article/33216. In January 2007 released, MCPD Self-Paced Training Kit (exam 70-547): Designing and Developing Web Based Applications, published by Microsoft Press. To get more information about the book visit: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0735623406/sr=1-3/qid=1153779989/ref =pd_bbs_3/002-3084145-6912042?ie=UTF8&s=books. In March 2007 released, MCTIP Self-Paced Training Kit (exam 70-442): Designing and Optimizing Data Access by using SQL Server 2005, published by Microsoft Press. To get more information about the book visit: http://www.amazon.com/MCITP-Self-Paced-Training-Exam-70-442/dp/073562383X/sr=1-1/qid=1169832574/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/102-0525174-8538549?ie=UTF8&s=books. * 2008 In March 2008 released, Programming Microsoft Robotics Studio by Microsoft Press. To get more information about the book, visit http://www.amazon.com/Programming-Microsoft-Robotics-Developer-Reference/dp/0735624321/ref=sr_1_1/002-4877243-3748069?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1187977851&sr=8-1 MSDN Magazine article concerning simulation in Microsoft Robotics Studio published in the June 2008 edition. 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Jaime Brown - Freelance Illustration & Painting
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Jaime Brown 12528 Remler Dr W Jacksonville, FL 32223 jbreeez@gmail.com 904-268-8533 I am an effective and friendly addition to any staff's team roster. I am an extremely hard worker that is willing to put in the extra hours and effort needed for the benefit of my employer. I like to consider myself courteous and loyal, with an attention to detail and a sense of urgency when it comes to getting a task completed. I consider myself knowledgable and experienced in terms of customer service, food service, sales, retail, and office administration. Experience • American Income Life | Jacksonville , FL Human Resource Representative Part-time, February 2011 to present Responsibilities Analyze and modify compensation and benefits, Perform difficult staffing duties, Plan and conduct new employee orientation, Administer compensation, benefits and performance management systems, Identify staff vacancies and recruit, interview and select applicants and Advise managers on organizational policy matters • Clarks Fish Camp | Jacksonville , FL Cook, Restaurant Part-time, July 2010 to present Responsibilities Inspect food preparation and serving areas, Cook in quantity, Determine food portions, Follow recipes and Operate cooking equipment • Abe's Pizza | Jacksonville , FL Delivery Driver Part-time, November 2009 to May 2010 Responsibilities Collect money from customers, Provide Customer Service, Record sales or delivery information, Deliver items, Turn in receipts and money received and Read maps, and follow written and verbal geographic directions • Sonny's Bar-B-Q | Jacksonville , FL Cook, Restaurant Part-time, June 2004 to November 2009 Responsibilities Coordinate and supervise work of kitchen staff, Inspect food preparation and serving areas, Carve meat and fowl, Cook in quantity, Determine food or beverage costs, Determine food portions, Follow recipes, Resolve customer complaints, Maintain records, reports, or files, Operate cooking equipment and Provide customer service Education • Stanton College Preparatory | Jacksonville, FL (High School) — Graduated • University of North Florida | Jacksonville , FL Fine Art/ Studio Art (Bachelor’s Degree Program) — Graduated
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
April Crews - Freelance Press Release Writing & Writing
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EDUCATION B.S. in Mass Communications, Virginia Commonwealth University 1994 - 1997 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 2006 – Present Freelance Writer /Independent Contractor 2011 Clients GROVETON BAPTIST CHURCH (Pro Bono) •Write press releases for events and distribute to local media. •Promote events via online event calendars. Received coverage in Patch.com. •Create media lists for distributing news to local media contacts. AMERICAN HEALTH LAWYERS ASSOCIATION (AHLA) •Provided information to members regarding membership status and fees, program registrations, product purchases and archive and list-serve subscriptions. •Responded to requests regarding webinar links, and requests for AHLA information. •Assisted with editing for annual meeting issue of the Connections member magazine. •Wrote and sent membership renewal emails, highlighting benefits of membership. •Generated membership reports and annual meeting receipts. 2010 Clients LOCKHEED MARTIN (Staff Writer, Armed Services Blood Program contract) •Edited up to ten articles on a weekly basis; posted three articles weekly to national website. •Posted 10+ articles weekly to regional blood donor websites using custom content management system. •Wrote for and distributed monthly e-newsletter via Constant Contact. Included creating From the Desk of… section note for program director, editing the Reasons to Give section and articles for each issue. •Compiled and distributed weekly media report. Included setting up Google news searches. •Wrote articles and press releases on special events including the following: Official Recognized for Role in Reopening and Relocation of Pentagon Blood Donor Center http://militaryblood.dod.mil/ViewContent.aspx?con_id_pk=249&fr=s NATIONAL ACADEMIES OF SCIENCE (Contracts Editor) •Edited Transportation Research Board contracts, inserting pertinent information related to award amount, budget, funding source, principal investigator, and contractor and subcontractor qualifications. •Requested and collected missing information from contractors needed to award contract. •Served as liaison to program administrator, program officer and contractors regarding contract issues. THE DUDLEY GROUP, LLC, Washington, DC (Public Relations Consultant) •Wrote press releases regarding incoming academy instructors and distributed to the press. •Created and distributed electronic flyers regarding teen entrepreneur boot camp (via Constant Contact). •Created and distributed e-newsletters for music academy’s fall class registration (via Constant Contact). •Created contact lists of area charter schools to contact regarding academy classes and services. 2009 Clients VIP DESK (Human Resources Assistant) Alexandria, VA •Archived confidential computerized applicant and employee files into company’s archives. •Answered phones, assisted job candidates on status of applications; mailed confidential applicant materials. KELLOGG, BROWN & ROOT (Administrative Assistant, Marketing), Arlington, VA •Re-organized confidential files of the Vice President of Global Strategy & Marketing, and the Vice President of Sales & Global Policy. •Created filing system for more than 500 employee, financial and membership records. 2005 - 2006 Office Manager GROVETON BAPTIST CHURCH, Alexandria, VA •Provided member relations for a 250+ church congregation. •Created weekly PowerPoint slides, typed meeting agendas, mailed guest letters and meeting reminders. •Documented employee vacation time, prepared bills for bookkeeper and processed tithing payments. •Assisted with church events including annual picnic, puppet show and arts camp. Included securing events space and listing in events section of community newspaper. •Updated prayer line and lists and member database on daily basis. •Coordinated funeral logistics that included coordinating with A/V and music staff, florist, food committee, relatives and funeral homes. 2004 - 2005 Staff Assistant DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ADDICTION PREVENTION & RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION, Washington, DC •Conducted and distributed results of daily census for 12 addiction treatment clinics. •Submitted purchase orders for products and services for 12 patient clinics. •Provided confidential information on client progress to parole officers of the District of Columbia Police Department and to Department of Child and Family Services social workers. 2002-2003 Administrative Assistant WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL, Arlington, VA •Assisted advertising executives with data entry and other administrative tasks as needed. •Assisted with company events including the annual anniversary gala. •Answered multi-line phone, announced visitors, distributed faxes and mail; shipped FEDEX packages. 2000-2001 Administrative Assistant HILL & KNOWLTON PUBLIC RELATIONS, Washington, DC •Supported two managing directors and several account executives. •Served as the coordinator for the diversity communications group and assisted in writing press releases. •Provided Internet research, assembled media kits, maintained news clips. •Ordered reprints of newspaper articles and radio and television broadcasts. 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Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Paul Hannaford - Freelance Article Writing & Manual Writing
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Dr. Paul Hannaford Introduction Paul has gained valuable experience in large, multi-national and medium sized Australian companies. He has also been employed in small, family owned enterprises, and has gained a well-rounded experience of the problems and opportunities facing business in Australia. Paul has served in various capacities including sales and marketing, technical and administration, in both staff and line positions. Paul learns quickly, and has an excellent general knowledge. His quick mind has the ability to see the larger picture. He thrives on change, and growth. Professional Experience Australian Tartaric Products Pty Ltd December 2008 to July 2011 Mildura, Victoria Paul was the Assistant Operations Manager (and subsequently Technical Services Manager) of this Italian owned company. In addition to the day to day tasks involved in running the plant, Paul oversaw the Information Technology function of the company, transforming the peer-to-peer network into a Win2003 Domain. DragonPaul Pty Ltd October 2002 to June 2005 Mount Barker, SA Paul was the General Manager and Director of the DragonPaul shop, located in the Mount Barker Central Shopping Centre. Here he was responsible for the day to day management of this retail venture. This is a family company running MYOB Retail Manager and MYOB Accounting Plus. The Company went into liquidation in June 2005. Massel Australia Pty Ltd March 2001 to October 2002 Seven Hills, NSW Paul rejoined Massel after a brief time with SCALA Australia. The company was grateful to regain his skills and he was appointed as Information Technology Manager. Together with the Operations Manager, he was charged with replacing the ERP system, and after a lengthy search, recommended and subsequently oversaw the implementation of SAP Connect and Go. This involved an upgrade of the network to 100 Base T, with Windows 2000 Server and Win2K Professional work stations. SCALA Australia Pty Ltd January 2001 to March 2001 Pennant Hills, NSW Paul joined SCALA Australia as Senior Consultant, but quickly discovered that the company had largely lost its way, and made the decision to move out within the 3 month trial period. In the short time that he was with the company, he worked with Novartis, RailTech and various other companies using SCALA, and with Form-Rite using Axapta. Massel Australia Pty Ltd November 1996 to January 2001 Seven Hills, NSW Paul joined Massel as their Information Technology Manager, charged with implementing SCALA internally. In addition he quickly took on the project to gain accreditation to ISO9001 and HACCP. These two projects were a resounding success, and Paul was promoted to Operations Manager, with added responsibilities in production planning, purchase control and inventory management. In this role, Paul led a production team of 12. Operating system for the SCALA project was Windows NT Server, with Windows NT workstations. Open Systems Integration Pty Ltd November 1994 to November 1996 Parramatta, NSW As Senior Consultant, Paul consulted in the field of manufacturing and distribution systems. This involved analysing clients' needs and working with them to provide a solution that met these needs. Paul also prepared training material, and presented training sessions. Paul was well regarded by his clients, who quickly came to trust him, and to respect his no-nonsense approach. He has a reputation for fixing the problems on site, rather than taking them back to the office. He also has a reputation for providing sound advice. The main systems employed were SCALA and MFG/PRO. Add on systems included Jetform, Impromptu and Powerplay, Batchmaster, Platinum Financials, and MS Office. Operating systems in use included DOS, Windows 3.1, Windows NT, Novell 3.1, Lantastic 6.0 and SCO-Unix. Colour Dispersion Company Pty Ltd September 1992 to October 1994 Wetherill Park, NSW Director and Company Secretary. Paul was a founding director of this small business. With initially one, and then two other directors, he built the company from zero base to $500,000.00 turn over, in two years. Paul withdrew from the Company to pursue other avenues of work. He was responsible for the accounts, through to the preparation of final accounts. He wrote the technical manuals, and operations procedures, and in consultation with his fellow directors, the policy manual for the company. Software in use was MYOB supplemented by a suite of programs written by Paul in MS Access. Various salaried positions Prior to September 1992 New South Wales The companies, positions and dates are summarised below: Australian Urethane Systems Operations Manager 1991-1992 Monocure Pty Ltd R & D Manager 1990-1991 Laporte Colour Services Technical Adviser 1989-1990 ICI Industrial Chemicals Senior Account Manager 1988-1989 Laporte Australia Limited Various 1981-1988 (Senior Chemist, Technical Manager, Technical Product Manager, Sales Manager and Product Manager) and Berger Paints (Australia) P/L Various 1973-1981 (Trainee Chemist, Chemist, Senior Chemist, Section Leader) Education St Elias School of Orthodox Theology 1999 Lincoln, Nebraska, USA Doctor of Divinity Australian College of Theology 1995 Kensington, New South Wales Diploma in Theology University of Technology, Sydney 1984 Broadway, New South Wales Master of Business Administration Macquarie University 1977 North Ryde, New South Wales Bachelor of Arts – Chemistry Organisations Surface Coatings Association, Australia 1982-1997 New South Wales Section Technical Eductaion Sub-committee member and part-time tutor in the Surface Coatings course at Meadowbank TAFE. Paul also held the Professional Grading of Associate in Technology of Surface Coatings Australia (ATSCA) The Royal Australian Chemical Institute 1983-1995 New South Wales Division Member (MRACI) and Chartered Chemist, Australia (C.Chem Aust) University of Technology 1984-1985 Broadway, New South Wales Paul was a part-time tutor in the school of Business. Referees: Available on request.
Mildura, Victoria, Australia