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Sidney A. Lucas - Freelance Book Writing & Creative Writing
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5.0
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$18
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Sidney Aiden Lucas 3150 Kinsrow Ave Unit 293 Eugene, OR. 97402 (541) 953-2179 Email: slucas@uoregon.edu To provide professional quality creative writing for manuscript including non-fiction or autobiography writing/editing Professional Academic Credentials: University of Oregon-Eugene, OR. 2010-2012 Bachelors of Science: Journalism...
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Kitty McKean - Freelance Creative Writing & Editing
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$10
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Kitty McKean is the freelance writer who wrote short stories such as His Gift to Her, Prom and Jake. She is currently located in Eugene, Oregon where she hosts a free writing workshop (http://writerworkshop.webs.com/) along with her long-time friend, Julie Sermak (mangaka known for such titles as Lemon Martini, Limebox and Citrus Orange). In addition to hosting the Writer Workshop, Kitty...
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Kelly Dwyer - Freelance Copywriting & Creative Writing
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4.5
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$25
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Education: Master's of Fine Arts in Poetry from the University or Oregon, June 16, 2014. Hello, I am a creative writer and have done a variety of different projects in various industries, such as cosmetic marketing, retail, B2B, banking, and education. I've devised informational pamphlets, created training seminars, in-store advertisements, presentations, etc. I have a good understanding of...
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Jackson Gambee - Freelance Fiction Writing & Creative Writing
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Hello, my name is Jackson Gambee. I am currently a student at the University of Oregon. My major is sociology, and my minor is creative writing. Writing fiction is my passion. I am seeking an outlet for my writing, and essentially want my work to be read. Money is not the driving force behind my writing, or my pursuit for a position as a freelance writer. I simply want to write, and improve my...
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Ester Palmer - Freelance Creative Writing & Writing
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I am an easy going individual that loves to write! I am very creative and am an excellent writer. I have no doubt that I will exceed your writing expectations.
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Ila Kasper - Freelance Creative Writing & Fiction Writing
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I am a budding novelist looking to expand my portfolio and experience in all areas of writing.
Eugene, Oregon, United States

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Marga C - Freelance Copywriting & Proofreading
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Proofreading ~ Editing ~ Grammar ~ Meticulous ~ Detail Oriented ~Meet Deadlines ~ Calendar Organization ~ Meeting Coordination ~ Document Control ~ Template Creation Expenses ~ Special Projects ~ Event Planning ~ Customer service ~ Peer Leadership & Training ~ Takes Initiative ~ Team Player ~ Quick Study ~ Motivated ~ Finds Effective Solutions ~ HR Documentation ~ Works Well Under Pressure ~ Confidentiality Education • 1996 Master Degree in English Philology (English Language and English Literature) • Present Course in Academic and Business Writing University of Berkeley, California (USA). • 2015 Course in English Grammar and Essay Writing University of Berkeley, California (USA). • 2014 Professional Copy Editor (“Corrector de Estilo”) Cálamo &Cran, Madrid (Spain). • 2013 Professional Proofreader (“Corrector Profesional) Cálamo & Cran, Madrid (Spain). • 2013 Certificated as Teacher of Spanish as a foreign language Tia Tula (school accredited by Instituto Cervantes), Salamanca (Spain). • 2005 C.A.P. (Postgraduate Teacher Certification Program ). Universidad Complutense, Madrid (Spain) • 2005 Internship in Carlos María de Valcárcel High School Madrid (Spain) Computer Skills Windows Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook Express; Advanced Internet research, Adobe Reader, Adobe Acrobat XI Pro and basic knowledge in Adobe In Design and SLD Trados. Languages Spanish and English Employment Background RR Donnelley, Language Solutions, (New York, USA) 2013-Present Translation Quality Control Vendor (English/Spanish) • Proofreading English/ Spanish translation so as to ensure that the final product has outstanding quality and reads as if originally written in the target language. Compared the target text (translated text) with the source text (original text) in order to identify and correct any errors such as inaccuracies, wrong style or terminology. • Meticulous reviewed of the target text in order to find and correct all the grammar and spelling errors or incorrect punctuation. • Made sure that the formatting of the translating document matches: paragraphs are separated, numbering of each section is the same, fragments are in bold or underlined, etc. • Checked the overall composition, cohesion and readability of the target text. Órgano Gold Enterprises, (Richmond, Canada) 2011- 2012 Bilingual Customer Service Representative • Provided excellent customer support by ensuring client's inquiries and concerns were addressed promptly and efficiently. • Provided translation and editing (proofreading) services for both internal and external documents/materials as required (English-Spanish and vice versa). • Being familiar with company's products, pricing information and promotions. • Kept clients up-to-date on newest policies and procedures. • Used superior phone etiquette to get information, greet callers and establish rapport. • Managed contact with new and existing clients. • Performed thorough research on clients' account to resolve complaints as required. • Communicated with warehouse managers for latest updates on shipments and stock. • Constantly looked for and suggested areas of improvement. • Email Support. Autopista del Henares, S.A.C.E (Madrid, Spain) 2001-2009 87 km toll road that form part of the national highway network in the region of Madrid. Executive Assistant (Construction and O & M period) • Provided executive-level administrative support to the Financial Director, Operation and Maintenance Director and secondary support to the President of the Company in secretary’s absence in the areas of calendar management and document preparation. • Maintained a high-level of confidentiality. • Document control. • Provided translation and editing (proofreading) services for both internal and external documents/materials as required (Spanish-English). • Developed organized and managed special events, award Ceremonies and offsite sessions, including seasonal parties. • Did travel arrangements, corporate itineraries. • Processed department’s budget control, created monthly expense reports reflecting supporting documents and budget code indexes to be reported to the Financial Department. • Prepared and maintained annual vacation records on departmental employees and work sheets for the shift employees. • Devised and maintained extensive filing system and corresponding cross-referenced list. • Provided technical support in preparing files for board meetings. • Managed the front desk and reception area in receptionist absence. Air Europa Lineas Aereas, S.A.U., 1999-2001 The second largest airline in Spain after Iberia at Madrid Airport, Barajas (Spain). Agent of Handling System´s Management • Supervised all the check-in procedures of national and international air bases of the company. Created new check-in procedures and updated the old procedures. • Provided assistance and support at the help-desk by translating and editing procedures and documents of the company (English-Spanish and vice versa). • Updated the company´s fleet database. • Accomplished administrative tasks such as, filing, faxing, mailing and reporting to head-office. SERVISAIR, 1996-1998 An aircraft ground handling, operating at 175 airports worldwide), at Manchester Airport (United Kingdom) Airport Customer Service Agent and Translator • Checked -in passengers for most important worldwide airlines such as: Sabena, Crossair, El-Al, Sas, Air France, Iberia. • Passenger transfer coordination • Provided special needs passengers with assistance • Provided passengers with assistance as a translator Spanish- English and vice versa. OTHER COURSES • Course in Costumer Services at Travel Agency (Comunidad de Madrid, Spain), 2000 • Air-Europe check-in system training, 1998 • IBERIA and CODECO check-in systems training, 1996
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Karina Piddington - Freelance Proofreading & Editing
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RESUME: KARINA PIDDINGTON EDUCATION and AWARDS Fairfax Media and Rural Press Young Editorial Person of the Year (2011) Fairfax Media Management Development Program (2011) Printing and Graphic Arts (Desktop Publishing) – Certificate II (2011), Nepean College, TAFE NSW Bachelor Communication Studies (2004-2006), The University of New England, Armidale Certificate in Literacy Volunteer Tutoring (2001), TAFE NSW Higher School Certificate (1999-2003), Dubbo College EMPLOYMENT OK! Magazine, Bauer Media (Jan 2014 to Dec 2014), Senior Sub-editor - Edit, fact-check, write and research content for weekly publication - Liaise with staff and clients to ensure content quality - Organise workload to meet weekly deadlines Universal Magazines (June 2013 to Dec 2013), Editorial Production Manager - Liase with editors, freelancers and customers to deliver to deadlines - Facilitate and co-ordinate content across a large number of magazines - Prepare annual editorial budget and provide monthly reports The Land, Fairfax Media (May 2012 to June 2013), Chief Sub-editor - Manage and mentor the sub-editing and editorial team - Liaise with clients to ensure product meets expectations - Co-ordinate special publications and news features - Layout and copy edit pages for The Land and its special publications - Administrative duties: rosters, overtime and holiday management, archiving pages and photos, answer phones/general inquiries The Land, Fairfax Media (Dec 2010 to May 2012), Production Editor - Co-ordinate and design special publications and news features - Liaise with clients to ensure product meets expectations - Upload and edit stories and images for The Land website - Help to manage and mentor the sub-editing team - Administrative duties: answer phones/general inquiries The Land, Fairfax Media (Dec 2007 to Dec 2010), Sub-editor - Design and layout pages, edit copy and re-write where required - Proof and send pages to print - Write articles and features for print - Administrative duties: answer phones/general inquiries Daily Liberal, Fairfax Media (Feb 2007 to Dec 2007), Sub-editor - Design and layout pages, edit copy and re-write where required - Reporting duties Beyond Empathy (2006), Communications Officer - Produce publications that contribute to the organisation’s reputation - Write, edit and design blogs, press articles and newsletters
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Tara Cunningham - Freelance Content Writing & Business Plan Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
$150
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Professional profile Internationally recognized Social Entrepreneur and Innovator employs critical thinking in strategic, operational planning and change management. Derives genuine pleasure from transforming ideas into reality through leading colleagues to their own leadership and collaborative potential--to create sustainable and meaningful change. Professional HISTORY County of Ocean | New Jersey, USA | June 2013 to October 2013 Consultant to Freeholder Joseph H. Vicari in Public Affairs and Tourism • Designed, developed, and updated the strategic planning inclusive of above and below the line marketing suite, IT and operational strategies to enable a positive upturn in tourist numbers for the 2014 season. SpeechBud Ltd | New Jersey, USA | January 2010 to October 2013 Founding CEO / Chairman SpeechBud took the award winning practices of Release Speech Therapy (see below), to an innovative, and efficient speech-language pathologist (SLP) training program creating maximum impact for minimal cost and effort. Board agreed to focus on the health insurance industry and the Affordable Care Act. • Innovated the program to deliver maximum operational efficiency for speech and language therapy delivery. Only 30 SpeechBud SLPs increases service delivery to over 1500 clients, delivers over 45,000 extra hours and saves a verified estimate of $6.1 million--with better outcomes than traditional 1:1 (ASHA 2010). • Represented SpeechBud to external and internal audiences including Innovation Teams at large NJ health insurance companies, US Congressmen, US Presidential Advisors, An Taoisigh (Irish Prime Ministers), Tánaiste (VPM), Minister for Health, Ministers of State, General Secretaries, other senior ranking Civil Servants and Government Advisers, Global Leaders and their Foundations and parents of children with disabilities. • Formulated strategic, marketing, operational and communications management plans, defined key goals, determined detailed information requirements of all stakeholders, developed feedback routines to ensure two-way communication. Determined requirements for project time reporting, and established project status reporting processes and cycles. European Commission | Dublin, Ireland and Brussels, Belgium | September 2012 to November 2012 Expert Evaluator and Rapporteur at the FP7-Healthcare Innovation Program • Only non-PhD chosen as a European Expert in Healthcare Innovation to read, evaluate and assess the merit of healthcare innovation proposals from across the European Union. • Facilitated the consensus discussion, wrote, submitted and approved assessment reports. 2into3 | Dublin, Ireland | October 2011 to October 2012 Social Entrepreneur in Residence – Management Consultant • Provided technical, project management, business process redesign, analytical support, and strategic advisory services in a consulting environment to two large Irish NGOs, The Dublin Simon Community and Headway Ireland. Resulted in cross-departmental innovation and operational efficiencies delivering better outcomes, lower service delivery costs, and larger Foundation and Angel Investor engagement. • Delivered management consulting advisory services to Board, executives, staff practitioners and service users across business functions such as psychology, rehabilitation, fundraising, HR, IT, finance and governance. • Support clients' most strategic business transformation projects including: issue analysis and business case development, process redesign, technical and functional requirements design assistance, and operational improvement. Release Speech Therapy Ltd | Dublin, Ireland | July 2003 to April 2012 (evolved to SpeechBud) Founding CEO / Chairman Founder of Release Speech Therapy, Ireland’s first internationally recognized emerging best practice in early intervention speech and language therapy-the first parent inclusive group program of its kind globally. • Raised $1.5 million to develop the program and led an international research team in conjunction with The George Washington University to gain acceptance at The American Speech Language Hearing Association’s 2009 Convention to present our findings. • Through my work I became a prominent international speaker and advocate for social innovation and people with disabilities. I became Ireland’s 2nd Ashoka Fellow and the Prime Minister appointed me to the National Disability Authority to aid the government to achieve a more efficient and effective delivery model. Down Syndrome Ireland | Dublin, Ireland | January – June 2003 Fundraiser Down Syndrome Ireland • Coordinated, implemented and surpassed the €250K fundraising goal by 300% for the inaugural HB Ice Cream Sundays national event. Developed a cost-effective fundraising program, coordinated volunteers and implemented fundraising events throughout Ireland. OgilvyInteractive, Ogilvy Group Ireland | Dublin and Galway, Ireland | May 2001 to December 2002 New Media Consultant, Acting Director • Motivated a team of eight people reporting directly to me, responsible for Business Development and Project Direction of numerous campaigns, newsletters, online strategies and clients with combined budgets exceeding €1 Million per annum. Clients included Unilever, Vodafone, Eircom and Revenue. Baltimore Technologies | Dublin, Ireland | August 2000 to May 2001 eMarketing Executive • Developed a long-term eMarketing strategy for Baltimore Technologies in line with business and corporation objectives, and supervised its implementation. • Developed and led high-performance cross-company team that worked collaboratively with the divisions, regions and functions to formulate and execute effective divisional eMarketing strategies. BOARD APPOINTMENTS • Freeholder Vicari appointee Member to the Ocean County Tourism Advisory Council – September 2013 to September 2016 • An Taoiseach appointee (Irish Prime Minister) as Member of the National Disability Authority Board – December 2009 to December 2013 o Member of the National Disability Strategy Authority sub-committee • Autism Speaks Global Autism Public Health Initiative Irish Advisory Board – 2009 • Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Board of Directors – 2007, 2008 Select Honors, Awards and Keynote Speaking Engagements • Ben & Jerry’s Join Our Core Launch, Key Note, 2013 • European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA) 2012 Annual Conference Panelist • IUSA (Ireland United States) Alumni Association Key Note 2012 • Junior Chamber of Ireland Outstanding Young Person of the Year, Children and Human Rights - 2011 Software Knowledge • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite 2013 and Proficient Microsoft Project 2013 EDUCATION Whitaker School of Government and Management, Institute of Public Administration, University College Dublin May 2013 | Higher Diploma in Public Management , Honors Rutgers University, Rutgers College New Brunswick, New Jersey Graduated May 1996 | BA Hons in History | Phi Alpha Theta (History Honors Fraternity) | Dean’s List Ocean County College, Toms River, New Jersey Graduated May 1994 | AA Hons, Dean’s List | Honors Program
Brick, New Jersey, United States
Anuj Jindal - Freelance French Translation & Translation
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4.0
2 Skills
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Anuj Jindal Flat no, 203, GH-77, Sector-20 Panchkula – 134112 INDIA Mobile: 9815074978 Email: anuj@learnfrenchwithanuj.com Website: http://www.learnfrenchwithanuj.com Career objective Looking for a challenging position in an organization where occasions for growth and expansion are afforded in the field of French Language. Career Achievements: o Comprehensive knowledge in French to distribute and present learning efficiently. o Good in French language and experience in teaching and translation o Interpersonal talent and strong aspiration to work as French Translator Teaching Experience Institute of Travel and Tourism Academy (ITTA), Chandigarh French Teacher and Translator, July 2010 – Present • Translating documents from French to English and English to French. • Organized course purposes and outlines for course of study subsequent curriculum guidelines and necessities of the French ministry of instruction. • Performed classes in French, Lecture, and use audiovisual teaching aids to present topic matter to class. • Arranged, administer, accurate tests, record results, assign educations, correct papers, and hear oral arrangements. Strong desire to work with children • Provided instructional program compatible with the needs and characteristics. Ensured to follow prescribed curriculum, instructional methods and materials. Maintained up-to-date lesson plans and reported student progress. Managed to develop a close relationship with each student’s parents or guardians. Performed other duties as may be assigned by the director. Professional Training TCS – Tata Consultancy Services, Bangalore French Executive (Trainee), March 2010 – June 2010 1. Attended the classes of French for specific objectives: “French in the field of market study and analysis” from the 25th March to 28th April 2010. 2. The main focus of the course was structured and analytical writing in French. The duration of the training held at Alliance française de Bangalore was 115 hours. Home Tuitions (French) January 2008 – February 2010 • Performed classes in French for School Students (Class 5 onwards, CBSE and ICSE) • Students taught: o DPS Chandigarh, o Strawberryfields School o Bhavan Vidyalaya, o St. Johns, o Gurukul School • DELF A1 and DELF A2 preparation. (Please check www.learnfrenchwithanuj.com ) Professional IT Experience TechTier Inc. Chandigarh, Web Content Management - April 2005 – February 2010 Job role includes: • Web content maintenance of SAP.com websites: www.sap.com – (Canada – English and French versions) • To perform Quality Control checks and ensure that the tasks/content is updated as per the SAP guidelines. Education • Level 1 - 8 from from Alliance francaise de Chandigarh • DELF B1 in French Language, Alliance francaise de Chandigarh • Bachelor in Commerce from Delhi University Anuj Jindal last updated: August 15, 2011
Ambala, Haryana, India