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Sergei - Freelance Painting & Portrait Art
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Roseville, California, United States

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Luz E. Godina - Freelance Art & Painting
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My name is Luz, I create Fine Art and I am available for commission work! I have excellent rendering skills and work with various mediums such as charcoal, graphite, oil, acrylic, watercolor, color pencils, pastels and etc. I can do realism and/or abstract work. I've also done many portraits, drawings and paintings from photographs. I have confidence to try new ideas and make them work! Please take a look at my website www.luzeliviergodina.com.
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I am a paralegal with a bachelors degree in legal studies and certification from National Assistant for Legal Assistants (NALA) with an advanced certification in contracts. I have over 10 years of experience varying from marriage dissolution's and will's with the majority of experience in mortgage banking.
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Paul Parks - Freelance Manual Writing & Technical Writing
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Paul Aaron Parks 4681 Long Branch Avenue San Diego, CA 92107 (619) 226-2913 Cell (619) 994-4090 Paul_A_Parks@hotmail.com Summary More than 15 years of experience creating technical documentation, as both print and on-line deliverables. I have experience documenting computer software applications within a variety of industries, including installation guides, quick start guides, administrator guides, user guides and companion on-line help systems for each. • Create technical documentation using any relevant software applications. • Work closely with Subject Matter Experts, Software Engineers and Quality Assurance Personnel to create print and on-line documentation. • Create HTML and WebHelp help systems for software products using RoboHelp Office. • Hand code HTML and implement Javascripts and Java Applets, CGI/Perl Scripts and Banner Ads on websites. • Create web graphics using Adobe Photoshop and Paintshop Pro. • Ability to work as part of a team or independently, strictly adhering to and successfully meeting deadlines. • Experienced with additional software applications, including Framemaker, MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, Snag-It, Enterprise Architect (UML Modeling) XML Spy, Visual Source Safe, ClearCase/ClearQuest Remote Clients, VPN and Eclipse as documentation repositories, and Dreamweaver for website creation. 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February 2007 to February 2008 Corticon Technologies, Inc. – Redwood City, CA Technical Documentation Manager Working remotely, assisted in updating and reformatting a 1000-page documentation set for a major service release of the company’s JAVA-based Business Rules Modeling System (BRMS) software, as well as creating both print documentation and on-line WebHelp for the company’s proposed next-generation version of the software within the Eclipse environment. March 2004 to December 2006 First American Corporation Interactive Division – San Diego, CA Technical Writer Converted internal integration control documents into client-and vendor-facing product guides, created UML model documentation and created User’s Manuals and WebHelp Systems for company’s web services initiative. Worked with XML Request, Response, Status and Error Message files within this system, validating them against MISMO 2.1 and 2.3.1 standards. July 2003 – March 2004 Newgen Results – San Diego, CA Technical Writer Created ISO-compliant Process Documentation, User’s Manuals and WebHelp Systems for the company’s web-based initiatives, as well as related training materials. August 2001 to July 2003 Freelance/Contract Employment - San Diego, CA After leaving i2 Technologies, Inc., I completed contract projects and assignments as a Technical Writer, Web Designer/Developer, Web Content Writer/Provider, Documentation Specialist and Proofreader/Editor. I also gained some experience creating ISO-compliant Process Documentation, as well as creating User’s Manuals and On-line help for web applications. November 1991 to August 2001 i2 Technologies, Inc. San Diego, CA Technical Writer/Web Coordinator Functioned initially as a Technical Writer/Windows Help System Author and later took on additional responsibilities as Web Coordinator for the company’s Construction Division website. My responsibilities as a Technical Writer/Windows Help System Author included: • Working with a group of Software Engineers and Quality Assurance Analysts to design, develop and publish User’s Guides for the company’s software products and internal systems. • Creating Windows Help Systems and On-line Documentation incorporated into the company’s software applications using RoboHelp. • Working closely with Product Programmers and Quality Assurance Analysts throughout the product development cycle from application inception through release on many construction industry (Electrical, Plumbing and HVACR) and Office Products industry software applications. • Using a number of different software applications, as necessary, to create product demos, detail technical specifications for prototype software applications and perform quality assurance unit testing on products under development. • Coordinating interdepartmental documentation efforts, acting as a liaison between the Information Technology Internal Service Unit and other Strategic Business Units throughout the company. My responsibilities as the Web Coordinator included: • Hand coding the HTML for each page on the site and creating web content. • Creating the navigational functionality and corresponding graphics for the site. • Working with the Product Marketing department on a daily basis regarding web content and implementing new content and promotional pages regularly. • Creating .PDF files from HTML documents for customer download from the site. • Implementing JavaScript and Java Applets as well as CGI/Perl scripts and ColdFusion database construction. August 1986 to November 1991 i2 Technologies, Inc. San Diego, CA Publications Editor My initial position with the company was Publications Editor; my responsibilities as a Publications Editor involved: • Updating two pricing information publications on a weekly basis. • Processing manufacturer pricing information and incorporating additions, revisions and deletions into a pricing database. • Performing the graphics paste-up on all revised pages for reproduction. • Working under constant deadline pressure to meet publication issue requirements. Education San Diego State University - BA/Journalism (Emphasis in Magazine Production) with a Minor in English. References A list of professional and personal references can be provided on request.
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Lelond - Freelance Song Writing & Poem Writing
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I am an aspiring writer who is highly creative and in the right state of mind can not only create beautiful writing content...but also capture the mind and imagination of such contents readers. I write poetry, music, and are also in the process of writing my own book. I've been writing poetry for a total of 12 years and song writing for a total of 6 years
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Julie A. Phillips - Freelance Annual Report Writing & Brochure Design
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PROFILE: • Approach problem solving in a highly creative and intuitive manner. • Prioritize – Establish schedules, meet deadlines, and coordinate distinct tasks • Exceptional communication and customer service skills • Establish rapport with people from diverse backgrounds • Adapt easily to new organizational environments. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Carroll Institute: Sioux Falls, South Dakota (Sept 2009 – Feb 2010) Receptionist: Temp to hire Carroll Institute is a Drug and Alcohol Counseling Service. Duties included; typing state info into the South Dakota Stars system, Filing, Faxing, and Documenting UA’s, setting appointments for clients and answering phones. Capital Card: Sioux Falls, South Dakota (Feb 2009 – Aug 2009) Collector: Temp to hire Make out-bound and In-bound calls to cardholders whose accounts were delinquent. Citi Bank: Sioux Falls, South Dakota (Sept 2008 – Feb 2009) Mailroom Security: Temp to hire Organize, sort and open incoming daily mail. Prepare security mail for processing Full-time college student: Sioux Falls, South Dakota (May 2005-Aug 2008) Self employed Mount Olivet Rolling Acres: Victoria, Minnesota (Sept.2003 – Jan. 2005) Residential Counselor: I worked with four mentally handicapped gentlemen in a “homelike” atmosphere. Duties include, but not limited to; mental and emotional well being of daily needs of residents. Park Center Mental Health: Fort Wayne, Indiana (Sept.2001 – May 2002) Eagle Employment Specialist: I worked with handicapped individuals to gain employment within their community. I met with and encouraged business owners, management and companies to utilize the handicapped population. I worked under the directions of the Indiana Department of Rehabilitation regulations. YAATC Mental Health: Yankton South Dakota (Sept.2000 – May 2001) (AOS) Awake Overnight Supervisor: Complete care and supervision of (11) mentally handicapped individuals in a home-like atmosphere Yankton Sioux Tribe Reservation: Marty, South Dakota (Feb 1996 – May 1999) Child Abuse Investigator / Social Service Worker: Worked with all aspects of government Law; BIA (Bureau of Indian Affairs) Officers, FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) Agents, County Sheriff Department and local Police Officers I appeared on behalf of clients in Federal, State and Tribal Courts system to ensure safety and well-being of all Native American children. EDUCATION: May 2007 Concordia University of St Paul St. Paul, MN Master’s of Art’s College of Bus/Org Leadership • GPA of 3.43 May - 1996 Dakota Wesleyan University Mitchell, SD Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services with minor in Art • Graduated with a total of 473.60 credits towards this degree • GPA of 3.335 Aug - 1994 Wheeling Jesuit University Parkersburg, WV General Undergraduate Studies • Grant writing • Career Assessment and Dynamics of Organizational Behavior May - 1986 Dakota Wesleyan University Mitchell, SD Associates Degree in Psychology and Art • GPA of 3.48 • Earned Dean’s List 3 times SPECIALIZED SKILLS: Microsoft Word Windows and all PC-based systems General Office skills: Copiers, Typing, Fax machines, Receptionist ADDITIONAL TRAINING: 12-10-1999 US Department of Justice for CSOM, Center for *** Offender Management 03-26-1999 Certificate: ****** and Physical Child Abuse Investigator 08-17-1998 Certificate: Training by US Department of Justice on Family Violence 03-21-1997 Certificate: Social Service Worker for the State of South Dakota 11-14-1996 TANAF Reform for Indian Reservations
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
Heather McMillan - Freelance Help Desk & Transcription
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$18
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Objective: To obtain a career that will enable me to contribute my professional experience in an established organization Skills /Strengths: ? Knowledge of medical billing, medical coding, filing, typing, and medical terminology. ? Answering telephones in a professional, upbeat manner ? Emailing, faxing, photocopying and scanning as needed ? Booking and confirming appointments ? Filing and other clerical duties ? Review weekly billings and provide updates to the doctor ? Order clinical equipment and supplies ? Provide product information to clients and patients when needed ? Demonstrated ability to communicate with people of various backgrounds and ethnicities and proficient customer service ? Adept in multi-tasking and works well under pressure ? Skilled in computer applications: MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel Education: Trillium College March 2011- Jan 2013 Medical Office Assistant, Diploma Oshawa Ontario ? Medical Anatomy and Terminology ? Medical Machine Transcription ? Medical Office Procedures ? Document Formatting ? Effective Communication Strategies ? MS Word - Level One and Two ? MS Excel - Level One ? MS PowerPoint Lakeview Secondary School Sept 1982- June 1986 Business Major Toronto Ontario Marketing, business writing, finance, accounting and economics Employment History: Wal-Mart Superstore Nov 2007-Nov 2011 Cashier Oshawa, Ontario Performed transactions using a cash register, assisted customers, and processed purchases. McMillan & Associates Computer April 2000 – July 2007 Secretary Oshawa Ontario Managed office paperwork, sent and received mail, created and organized filing systems, utilized computer and word processing skills. Canadian Tire 2006 - 2007 Cashier Oshawa Ontario Performed transactions using a cash register, assisted customers, and processed sales. Certificates ? Trillium College Graduate Diploma in Medical Office Assistant ? O.S.S.D Certificate ? First Aid Certificate Volunteer Experience ? St Stephen’s United Church Reference Available Upon request
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
Nicole Pike - Freelance Drawing & Painting
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NICOLE PIKE Calgary, Alberta T3K 0K4 daisy_73@hotmail.com (main e-mail) nicolepike@imaginationonlocation.com (secondary e-mail) EDUCATION Bachelor of Education, Masters of Teaching Program (Fall 2007- Winter2009) University of Calgary, Alberta • Developed a strong understanding for how to create effective lesson plans based on learning objectives, scaffolding and planned outcomes. • Facilitated six seminars regarding and multiple-level classrooms, stereotyping, motivation, self-harm, racism, as well as art integration into core subjects. • Developed and incorporated lesson plans that encompass inquiry based learning and promoted intrinsic motivation for learning. • Completed over 540 hours in both traditional and non-traditional teaching environments including junior high, secondary school and an art centre with focus on personal growth and interest. Bachelor of Developmental Visual Fine Art (Fall 2002-Winter 2007) University of Calgary, Alberta • Completed a degree in fine arts with a major in developmental visual arts through five years of studying in thirty art courses and with a significant emphasis in art and its relationship to contemporary society and culture. • Developed a conceptual understanding of the visual arts, which further developed a foundation of knowledge and practice of artistic self-sufficiency and discipline. • Refined a personal relationship with the creative process and processes of planning in order to carry out various studio interests and how best to teach art in secondary schools. • Developed advanced skills in many diverse areas of creative expression such as painting and photography with a primary focus on both drawing and sculpture. • Developed and demonstrated a high sense of self-motivation through two independent studies in sculpture and successfully finishing, showing and selling $5000.00 of my own art work which I continue to do as a private business. • The first person in their first year of study to ever receive an Independent Thought Award for innovative and creative realizations. TEACHING EXPERIENCE Small Business Owner (Sep 2009-present) Imagination on Location Calgary, Alberta • Gained experience developing personalized lesson plans while instructing one on one art classes • Directed fun interactive art based activities for private students needing idea generation techniques • Guided students in preparing portfolios for University and Collage applications • Ongoing independent commissions of artwork Volunteer Home School Art Teacher (Fall 2006) Art Student Society University of Calgary, Alberta • Co-ordinated and coached art lessons to 15 home schooled children through the careful preparation and execution of designed lesson plans allowing all of the students to receive necessary credits to continue home schooling and graduate. • Developed and conducted lessons revolving around print making, drawing and sculpture under a strict materials budget and within a strict time period by closely monitoring each and maintaining an active awareness of expenditures and related fiscal records. Mobile Seed Survivor Educator Agrium Inc., Calgary Alberta (Spring 2009-present) • Travelled to multiple schools delivering multimedia presentations to students of multiple ages ranging from grades 1-9. • Operator of Interactive learning displays that encourages students to learn about growing plants and the components of healthy soil through fun activities. • Encouraged students to participate in active hands on learning activities such as the watershed display and kineasthetic learning games. • Guided groups of students through the trailer of multiple games and activities including groups of special needs students ranging from severe physical disabilities to severe cognitive disabilities. Corporate Trainer (2005-2007) Petland, Calgary, Alberta • Gained leadership experience by planning and teaching customer ‘Service Enthusiast’ and ‘Gold Star Management’ Petland University courses, successfully trained 4 classes of approximately 25 people, ranging from young adult to senior, with an average class score of 90%. Pets For Life Foundation Fundraiser Co-ordinator (2003-present) Pets For Life Foundation, Calgary, Alberta • Annually, for the last five years, organized, advertised and ran a fundraising bake sale for the Pets for Life Foundation successfully raising over $3000.00. • Participated in annual dog washes to raise money for the foundation and veterinarian bills for spaying, neutering and micro-chipping rescued animals. • Evolved independent organizational skills by facilitating more than 50 animal rescues in Pincher Creek and Brocket through careful selection and arrangement of volunteers and transportation as well as effective community relations to ensure safe and effective execution of foundation goals while maintaining a positive community image. • Gained leadership experience by organizing and co-ordination with other local rescue groups as well as veterinarians. • Helped run spay/ neuter clinics in Pincher Creek on the Standoff reserve which lead to successfully educating hundreds of local residents on their importance of getting their animals vetted and altered. This lead to over 150 dogs and cats being altered. PRACTICUM EXPERIENCE Grades 10-12 Fine Art and Legal Studies 30 Practicum Teacher (Fall 2008) Ernest Manning High School, Calgary Alberta • Successfully established positive relationships with special needs and at- risk students by ensuring learning needs and styles were met through individual, differentiated lesson plans. • Organized and instructed the environmental law module for legal studies 20 and 30 by designing creative and innovative lesson plans that met and went above the legal studies curriculum requirements. • Gained experience in the field of classroom management and an understanding of the importance of setting clear expectations for students. • Managed three multiple-level classes with two classes consisting of art 10, 20, 30, 35 and communications and technology, and a legal studies class with 20’s and 30’s. • Gained experience with the IPP process for specialized and individualized programs. Grades 5-9 Fine Art, English and Religion Studies Practicum Teacher (Winter 2008) St. Vincent de Paul Elementary Jr. High School, Calgary Alberta • Integrated fine arts activities into language arts lesson plans such as idea generation activities like tone writing and visual imagery projects. • Adapted lesson plans for four different special needs students including major physical and mental disabilities through careful revision of lesson plans to suit their specific needs. • Facilitated and participated in the extracurricular creation of a set design for the annual Christmas play. • Established trusting relationships with students allowing them to feel comfortable taking risks with their art as well as their verbal expressions about art. • Developed a Ten Commandments project for a grade seven religion class that encompassed and encouraged creative ways of presentation including film, power point presentations, and art work. Work Placement Practicum (Fall 2007) Wild Flower Art Centre, Calgary AB • Completed more than 70 hours of diverse teaching experience in a non-traditional setting with ages ranging from three to eighty. • Gained experience with older adult learning by teaching three adult beginner sculpture classes. • Observed learning in many stages by both participating and watching toddler dance classes from the beginning of the semester to the end. • Helped facilitate an older youth beginner painting class through careful development of lesson planning and preparation. • Observed five different instructors teach classes to varying ages and diverse subjects with students of differing technical abilities and actively applied observations in own lessons. RELATED EXPERIENCES Active Public Relations/ Broadcast Media Representative Pets for Life Foundation, Calgary, Alberta (2006-present) • Established and maintain a positive, cooperative and forward thinking relationship with the media to find rescue animals permanent and forever homes. • Actively appears on Global TV segments bringing the more desperate rescued animals on air to find them a home with 100% success rate. • Developed a great understanding that the responsibilities of having a public image extends into daily life. • Educated viewers on the importance of adopting rescue animals, their proper care as well as spaying and neutering their current pets. • School Presentation and Birthday Party Facilitator (2002-present) Petland, Calgary, Alberta • Established and maintained business relationships with schools and individual clients through annual and semi-annual presentations where clients have specifically requested me to present educational seminars on pets and pet care. • Taught and presented in small and large groups on a wide variety of pets and pet care methods to more than 1500 students, children and adults over the last 5 years. OTHER EXPERIENCE Assistant Manager Petland, Calgary, Alberta (April 2009-present) • Responsible for all store operations. • Successfully implemented motivational tools such as the gold star program for bonuses and staff appreciation. • Was responsible for daily, weekly and monthly financial reports being complete and correct. • Ensured that payroll was complete and on time. • Facilitated two major guest service tools for staff to refer too, a call back program for all adopted animals as well as an easy use reference guide for all animals basic needs, training etc. Supervisor (Sept 2002- 2009) Petland, Calgary, Alberta • Established the respected position of employee, supervisor, and management trainer for over six years of dedicated service training and both the successful completion and in turn teaching of Petland university courses. • Entrusted with the responsibility of recruiting and selecting new staff and through the use of progressive discipline, coaching staff with challenges through those challenges to the best possible outcome for both the staff member as well as the company. • Maintain the quality of the corporate mission statement of being dedicated to enhancing customer knowledge about their pets through careful education about the animal and information for all of the necessary products to ensure proper animal husbandry and longevity. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT • Acquired skills in being an independent and practising artist when contracted by the Nickel Arts Museum to create an interactive metal replica of an ancient Peruvian royal mask for their Ancient Peru exhibition held in 2006-2007 to aid in the engagement of students visiting the exhibition. • Organized and facilitated annual independent art shows showcasing my own original work. • Participated in community outreach and gained self motivation by organizing and administrating fund raising events for the registered non-profit Pets for Life Foundation. • Gained a strong sense of compassion for a variety of indigenous wildlife species when volunteering at the Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society from 2000-2002. • Organized and participated in a university campus-wide project to bring together different faculties through a series of events with the cumulative event being a gallery opening for which I was responsible for the design, construction and advertising. • Developed self motivation and professional drive while creating and running my own small business Imagination on Location. INTERESTS • Deeply enjoy making metal, clay and plaster sculptures as well as painting and drawing • Keeping a 100 gallon saltwater fish tank • A love and passion to care for all animals including the menagerie at home • Volunteering with rescue societies • Watching documentaries • Participating and observing the act of discovery • Collecting antiques and the tangible connection to history they represent • Running • Muay Thai kickboxing
Calgary, Alberta, Canada