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Tony Stone - Freelance Technical Writing & Journalistic Photography
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4.5
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$30
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Not your typical, common or garden journalist, Tony is a specialist in civil engineering, construction, HVAC&R, mining and waste management technical writing and editing. During his 24 year media career, he has worked for publishing houses such as Mead & McGrouther, Primedia, Media24, Caxtons, Brooke Pattrick Publications, 3S Media and Interact Media Defined. You can visit his web site at...
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

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Cheryl Horn - Freelance Architectural Illustration & Drawing
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Ebony Adell - Freelance Content Writing & Fashion Illustration
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Carol Halls - Freelance Website Design & Manual Writing
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Skills • 15 years experience creating websites • 13 years self-employed in customer service, sales, computer repairs and teaching • 10 years experience technical writing, online help, user guides and manuals for software developers • Researcher and writer for Time Life Books • Fluently bilingual English/French • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines Work Experience Sales and Customer Service August 2001 – June 2014 Net Connect, Sutton, Qc • Communicated with clients with all levels of computer skills to determine what they wanted to use a computer for, to provide them with a computer that would fulfill all their needs at the best price. • Received malfunctioning pc’s, determined technical problems and repaired them as quickly as possible. • Taught classes from beginners to advanced on how to use computers, surfing the Internet, Microsoft Office and Windows (all versions). Sales and Customer Service January 2000 – June 2001 Internet au Virtuel, Cowansville, Qc • Collaborated closely with the clients to explain the differences between computer systems and sell them a system that would suit them best. Technical Writing Experience Dolphin Software, Montreal April 1996 – October 1996 • Designed and wrote the user guide for a software product that automatically installs software on all the pc’s on a network. Dr Tax Software, Montreal September 1994 – November 1994 • Wrote a workshop user guide for advanced users of Dr Tax software which was designed to help accountants prepare personal income tax reports. Vermont Creative Software, Richford, Vermont November 1990 – April 1991 • Designed and wrote the online help and user manual for a new software product, Time Tracker. The software is used to track how much time is spent on various tasks and creates reports used to prepare invoices and check profitability. Philips Electronics, Montreal January 1989 – June 1990 • Wrote the online help and user manuals for a new office automation system, AllRound PAPYRUS. St. Rémy Press, Montreal June 1987 – December 1989 • Researcher and writer on the “Fix it Yourself” series of books for Time Life. Duties included researching possible repair techniques, setting up a troubleshooting guide, performing each repair act and writing the captions to go with each illustrated step of the repair. Education: 1993 – McGill University, Montreal – Master’s Degree in Economics. Thesis topic: Soil Erosion from Agricultural Runoff as a result of Government Farm Policy. 1979 – Concordia University, Montreal – Honours B.A. in Economics with Distinction. References Available upon request.
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Rebecca - Freelance Editing & Public Relations
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Tarrasque - Freelance Children's Book Illustration & Art
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I'm an student/illustrator that lives in California. I use traditional mediums only at the moment, such as watercolor, maker, pen, pencil, etc. Tarrasque is my pen name. Find more of my work on my instagram @tarrasque
California, United States