In short: writing, TESOL tutoring, organizational development, work place and community mediation services, employee engagement, business writer and designer Education: I am a master level social worker. I have an MSW from the University of Southern California with an emphasis in social work and business in a global society. I completed my BLA in humanities with an emphasis in history and liberal arts at the Notre Dame of Maryland University. Specialty: I specialize in organizational development, employee engagement, employee wellness, community relations, work place mediation, community mediation, human inter-relations and cross cultural education and communication. I also create programs addressing these issues, perform trainings and create brochures to teach effective communication skills between groups in conflict within the work place and in neighborhoods. I have extensive experience in program design and evaluation for the workplace as well as community relations. Experience: My experience includes training employee assistance counseling staff in client communication; conceptualizing, managing and composing an employee assistance call center training manual that encompassed an HOLISTIC philosophy toward wellness and problem resolution; facilitation of work place and counseling groups; program design and evaluation of workplace wellness programs; and assessment, program design, intervention design and evaluation for diversity, inclusion, engagement and promotion for work place and leadership groups. I have also provided support with the coordinating, acquiring and sustaining of partnerships between nonprofit organizations; community associations; state and local government offices; businesses; and municipal and state leadership. Additionally, I have extensive experience in networking and event planning to benefit communities and nonprofit organizations and social causes and currently provide services as a program manager of mediation to a major nonprofit organization. Interests: I have particular interests in facilitating integration of minority groups into work places and communities through conflict prevention planning, communication coaching and conflict resolution through mediation and negotiation. In addition, I am a business writer and designer and a certified TESOL instructor. I work without borders and typically do my work in the US and Finland.
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Specialize in both local and national foundation grants as well as city, state, and federal government grants. I have successfully secured large, multi-million dollar federal grants with complex application processes as well as more streamlined, straightforward foundation grants — and everything in between. My services include grant prospect research, grant writing, proofreading and editing, grant writing consultations, and organizational assessments. I also assist with grant readiness and program and organizational development, helping nonprofits get established in order to succeed at the grant writing game.
Rayna is a self-driven professional who possesses a strong background in proposals, curriculum, professional development and legal writing. She specializes in creating school-based solutions and turning them into successful proposals and actionable grants.This includes bridging the gap between company sales staff and various municipalities to meet each party’s specific needs. In addition, she has written and led Professional Development at the school and district level. Aided in Curriculum alignment and development, as well as, aided in the selection of curriculum products. Rayna's background includes a dual J.D. and M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction K-12. Leading to an ABA recognized certification in Children & Family Law. These academic accomplishments were built upon her previous experience as a classroom teacher and B.S. in Elementary Education, ESOL, K-6. Working at the corporate, political, publishing, judicial and classroom level has given Rayna a well-rounded view of the current needs and state of the education market.
I have produced accurate, reliable, time sensitive results for many businesses working as a professional in customer service and administative management. Most recently I have been working remotely for an ecommerce firm taking orders, providing customer service and search engine optimization as needed. My skills in friendly communication, problem solving, technical solutions, accuracy against deadlines has been honed from many years of experience in a variety of environments. I am available 7 days per week for projects or on-going part-time tasks that will fill in the gaps to develop your business. You can count on me for honest support in the areas of order processing or other data-entry, SEO, telephone interviews, research, proofreading, bookkeeping assistance or a variety of administrative duties.
I have a MD with extensive experience in clinical research, NCI IRB submissions, and bench research. I have co-authored 181 peer-reviewed articles and worked as an ad hoc editor for JNCI, NEJM, J Urology and other journals. I also have a master's in chemical engineering and review related manuscripts for grammar and content prior to submission
Excellent writer, proficient at copy for SEO, blogging, article writing and all manner of administrative support. Let's work together! I'm a master at the specific, a creator of seamless projects done on time or early and delivered with a red ribbon. I'm proficient in tasks that will allow you to focus on what you do best all the while knowing I'm taking care of the details.
I have been an organiser of people and stuff for years; running and administering everything from a recalcitrant and largely sleep-deprived volunteer film crew, to a boutique mortgage brokerage and a high finance executive team at Mobil Exxon. For me, its all a matter of finding effective means to communicate and process what needs to be done’. I love the challenge of a project! No challenge is too overwhelming that it can’t be solved with some research, quality thinking time over a soy latte and some strategic planning. My passion is to help you to build your passion into a thriving and inspired small or micro business. I am also a yoga teacher, inspired thinker, and passionate about communication. Offering a calm, balanced and resoundingly positive approach to all small business challenges.
Enthusiastic writer and instructional designer! I'm well-versed in cognitive research and take pride in integrating research-based principles for all educational and e-learning technologies.I have 15 years writing experience for various programs, published articles and a book. Some of the work that I have been involved in include: developing and creating the General Essential Skills Assessment and answer key for HRSDC, 11 specific trades Essential Skills Assessments and answer keys and Business related curriculum material. I provide material that is written clearly, concisely and comprehensibly. I have experience teaching ESL/EAL students, trades and business writing classes and tutored college students part time in various College programs. I can provide clear, accurate and well written material on many different subjects.
My life experience as a military spouse and mother, professional qualifications as a teacher in K-12 school systems across 8 states, and professional experience securing a DODEA grant partnering a technology firm with a local charter schools have recently secured myself a position as a Pat Tillman Military Scholar. I am skilled at integrating core curriculum topics into a technology based program for students grade K-6 utilizing the Microsoft Office suite as a platform for instruction. I have been a resource to teachers in helping them develop and deliver quality lessons wholly immersed in technology to best reach all students while pushing their technology skills. Experience as a reading Specialist for onsite instruction to both the struggling and advanced reader as needed to provide support along with licensure in K-12 settings with endorsements in English make me qualified for both tutoring as well as prepared to handle academic writing scenarios.
I have been providing quality writing products for over 10 years! I strive to help individuals and businesses to develop personal and corporate business strategies. I offer high quality writing products and services such as resumes, business plans, portfolios, report writing, and grant writing. I am a solutions – driven professional with a successful record of accomplishments in both personal and professional undertakings. I have worked on a wide array of projects that include global applications testing, international research, business development, intranet development (SharePoint 2010), and e – course development. My commitment to quality work is what sets me apart from my competitors. I pride myself on my standard of work. Whether I collaborate on a multi-million dollar project or produce a job-landing resume for a college graduate, I will provide the same level of commitment to each of my clients. Business Skills: Research & Analysis Grant Writing Proposal Writing Resume Writing Business Strategy Public Speaking Presentation (PowerPoint) Information Technology Skills SharePoint development Online Course Design (Blackboard) Agile Testing Waterfall Testing Microsoft Office Suite Requirements Testing IBM Mainframe Rational Testing Tools