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Yvonne Lamey - Freelance Proofreading, Editing, Article Writing, & Children's Book Writing
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3.0
4 Skills
$20
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Hello, My name is Yvonne. I love WORDS! I've written 3 children's books about basic science and intend to continue with that endeavor. I would like do some work from home; proofreading, editing, writing for you. My background is in education with a major in English. I've worked on school newspapers. Let's make your creation 'bulletproof' when it goes out to the public in traditional...
Seattle, Washington, United States
Barb Hovater - Freelance Editing & Proofreading
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5.0
2 Skills
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Owner, Documents & Design. 1996 to present. Started a small women-owned business to provide quality writing and editing services at lower costs, targeting small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Customers included Highlands Community Church, Precor, and Precision Alarm. Instructor, Bellevue Community College, Fall 2000 to Summer 2001. Taught “Editing Online Documentation” in a...
Seattle, Washington, United States
Charles Hoover - Freelance Creative Writing & Proofreading
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2.0
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Being an Air Force Veteran and adventurer, I have obtained many skills and experiences ripe in age and awaiting annotation. Writing is a passion and opens another world before my eyes. I am a published poet and can competently write about many subjects. Research is another past time of mine, and it is a wonderful journey unearthing facts, myths and leads. Having an eye for quality control...
Seattle, Washington, United States
Cricket - Freelance Business Card Design & Proofreading
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3.5
2 Skills
$10
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I am college student, and looking to make extra I love to type to research and learn new things. I would not being a freelancer for typing jobs to learn more about the world, cultures and people.
Seattle, Washington, United States
Katy Staton - Freelance Creative Writing & Proofreading
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3.5
2 Skills
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BA in English Literature, proof read a movie script in 2006, self-published an illustrated children's book in 2012, have a second book in progress. I continue to read a lot of books from multiple genres of fiction and non-fiction alike. I follow trends, yet I'm also a free thinker.
Seattle, Washington, United States
Gary Yoho - Freelance Proofreading & Technical Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
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I am an unmarried, public school principal and former college English professor who writes exceptionally well (I am told). I have a good deal of time during breaks in the school year as well as evenings, and would love to spend some of that time doing some proofreading and writing. You wouldn't be disappointed in my work! Gary
Seattle, Washington, United States
Holly Lofgren - Freelance Poem Writing & Proofreading
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4.0
2 Skills
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Seattle, Washington, United States
Anne Egan - Freelance Editing & Proofreading
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3.0
2 Skills
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Seattle, Washington, United States
Anne Fox - Freelance Business Plan Writing & Proofreading
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4.0
2 Skills
$40
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Seattle, Washington, United States

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Germán Frías Sánchez - Freelance Spanish Translation & Proofreading
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5.0
2 Skills
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Experienced Spanish translator/subtitler and translation project co-ordinator with strong organizational and communication skills and a proficient user of translation memories. Successful in managing and delivering high-quality translations on time and within budget. CAREER HISTORY Freelance Translator/Subtitler 2012 – Present • English to Spanish translation, subtitling, editing and proofreading (native Spanish speaker). • Specialist in audiovisual translation, including multimedia translation, dubbing and subtitling. • Wide experience in educational, legal, and marketing texts. INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE ORGANIZATION (IB), CARDIFF, UK Translation Project Co-ordinator 2009 – 2011 • Planned, scheduled and monitored translation of a variety of educational and organizational materials from English into Spanish, French and Chinese. • Successfully developed cost-effective workflows to ensure consistent translations across languages by using computer-assisted translation (CAT) tools such as TRADOS and Multitrans. • Worked closely with a team of in-house linguists and an extensive pool of external translators, revisers and consultants (up to 15 per multilingual project). • Developed, improved and implemented project coordination procedures and tools for providing external suppliers with detailed instructions and for keeping track of project milestones. • Regularly created, updated and maintained translation memories for specific projects. Spanish Translator/Reviser 2005 – 2009 • Translated consistently a wide range of print and online IB publications (including subtitling) from English into Spanish by using translation memories and creating project-specific glossaries. • Revised translations produced by external translators and in-house linguists to ensure the quality and consistency of the Spanish versions. • Edited documents originally written in Spanish according to the IB house style. • Checked proofs produced by the publishing services department for accuracy, ensuring that documents were fit for publication. ALBOR TRANSLATION OFFICE S. L., MADRID, SPAIN Spanish Translator and Reviser 2003 – 2005 • Responsible for delivering accurate and on-time translations under tight deadlines. • Dealt with a wide range of texts from different subject areas, including finance, marketing, technology, telecommunications, IT and certified legal translations. • Contacted clients and external suppliers to negotiate rates and deadlines. • Coordinated and allocated translation and interpreting work to external suppliers and organized work for large projects. NOVAWORD TECHNOLOGIES S.L., GRANADA, SPAIN Spanish Translator (software localization) 2000 – 2002 • Localized software and documentation (help, user’s guides, tutorials) for products developed by companies such as Microsoft, Oracle, Dell and Autodesk. • Used proficiently translation memories and computer-assisted translation tools. EDUCATION Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain 2010 – Present European MA in Audiovisual Translation Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs Certified Translator (English-Spanish) 2000 Universidad de Granada, Spain 1994 – 1999 BA Translation and Interpreting (English and German) • ERASMUS programme exchange student at Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh, UK) in 1997 TRAINING COURSES In-house training: change management, effective communication, stress management, project management. Other relevant courses, seminars and conferences: • Confident presenting course • German language course (stage E – advanced) • International Diploma on the Usage of Spanish (online course) • SDL Trados Translator’s Workbench: Intermediate course • IB Latin America regional workshop for teachers and co-ordinators (Mexico City) • Business Management course • Teaching English as a Foreign Language course • Translation in Telecommunications (course) • International Seminar on Translation and Interpreting in Healthcare • II European Society for Translation Studies (EST) International Congress • Software Localization course LANGUAGES Spanish (native), English (excellent), German (advanced), French (basic) IT SKILLS • MS Office • Workflow management software: Plunet BusinessManager • Computer-assisted translation (CAT) software: SDL Trados (including Translator’s Workbench, TagEditor, WinAlign and Multiterm), Multitrans (including Translation Agent and Xliff), Alchemy Catalyst, Subtitle Workshop • Macromedia Contribute • Basecamp OTHER INFORMATION Full driving licence. Interests include cinema, reading, travel, jogging and hiking.
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