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  • Writer/Editor Independent Contractor

    I am an accomplished writer and editor with over 20 years of professional experience. I earned a dual degree in print journalism and TV/Radio production in 1994 from Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. Since 1990 … more

    I am an accomplished writer and editor with over 20 years of professional experience. I earned a dual degree in print journalism and TV/Radio production in 1994 from Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. Since 1990, I have written and edited for national magazines and city newspapers. I now seek new media writing opportunities that allow me to keep my creative juices flowing, while still being there for my three children.  less

    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1800 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
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  • Patent Search, Patent Drafting,Patent Drawings, Trademark

    With above 120+ ODesk Contracts and 4+ years experience in the field of Intellectual Properties (IPs), Have experience of assisting clients from different parts of the world. In the past years, I have got the opportunity to work with Patent … more

    With above 120+ ODesk Contracts and 4+ years experience in the field of Intellectual Properties (IPs), Have experience of assisting clients from different parts of the world. In the past years, I have got the opportunity to work with Patent attorneys and Agents from various countries so have developed a sound knowledge on the process involved, and working business relationship with them. I have been assisting individual inventors, start-up companies seeking IP services in terms of: 1. Coordination of invention disclosures with the inventors such as to execute various prior Art patent searches. 2. Provide Utility patent support services: Drafting of provisional and Non Provisional Patent Applications based on the technical inputs from the inventors.. 3. Provide International/PCT patent support services 4. Assistance in drafting office action responses by interacting with the inventors.. 5. Assistance in preparing Patent Drawings 6. Provide Design patent support services 7. Trademark services Domain Expertise: Electronics, computers, wireless technology, Electro- mechanical, web technology, including non technical domain. Have handled number of prior art searches from diversified technologies. Look forward to receiving your instructions and to assisting you. Assuring you of best attention and service  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 2152 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Expert writer, editor, and illustrator

    As a hard working, self motivated freelancer, I have built communication through written and visual mediums for over 15 years. I am a creative, detail-oriented individual who has excellent problem-solving skills and a great turn-around time. I am fastidious about … more

    As a hard working, self motivated freelancer, I have built communication through written and visual mediums for over 15 years. I am a creative, detail-oriented individual who has excellent problem-solving skills and a great turn-around time. I am fastidious about details while proofreading and editing. As an experienced creative and technical writer, I take a project from the research and rough draft stage through final proofreading and editing. I have organized and managed a team of writers and was responsible for meeting team deadlines. I will read your work and turn it into a masterpiece that accomplishes the goals you have. I stay in communication about your project to your satisfaction. I also illustrate. I am an excellent member of a team and work just as well independently. Over the last year, I was an editor and project manager. I collaborated on and edited several e-books, short-stories, buying guides, web content for four online businesses, as well as ghost wrote books on several subjects. Over the last 10 years, I have written curriculum and content for 11 classes in academic subjects, as well as self-improvement. When I work for you, your project is my top priority. I want my work to be something that we can both be proud of.  less

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    • $36.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2323 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 14 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 11 TESTS
  • Professional Resume Writer, HR Consultant, Recruiter

    " Rose is the perfect contractor... She always meets deadlines! Her work as a Resume Writer is excellent. The most reliable person I have had work for me. Rose has now been working for me for a number of years. A … more

    " Rose is the perfect contractor... She always meets deadlines! Her work as a Resume Writer is excellent. The most reliable person I have had work for me. Rose has now been working for me for a number of years. A most valuable contractor. Her strong point is her reliability. " - Gaynor O’Neil, Certified Recruitment Consultant (client 2011- Current) " Working with Rose is always a pleasure, she helped us both hiring countless employees and advising on company policies and HR issues, plus positively contributed building our network of professionals. Accountable, constructive and responsive, she has felt like another member of our team from day one...." - Vicente Torrejón, CTO, Betica Solutions (client 2012-2014) *********************************************************************** Seasoned HR professional with more than fifteen (15) years solid and progressive experience. My mission is to help clients find their dream job or manage a team of contractors or find the best candidate to join their team. Well versed in sourcing, screening, interviewing and shortlisting qualified candidates. If you want results and get the job done, I'm the best person to go to.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 9412 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Certified Resume Writer (CPRW)/Senior-Level Business Writer

    As a Professional Business Writer, I offer writing experience that crosses multiple genres including career management documents, educational material, and news articles. In 2009, I was engaged to write "The Complete Guide to Writing Effective Resume Cover Letters: Step by … more

    As a Professional Business Writer, I offer writing experience that crosses multiple genres including career management documents, educational material, and news articles. In 2009, I was engaged to write "The Complete Guide to Writing Effective Resume Cover Letters: Step by Step Instructions" and began a transition from journalism to business writing. Since then, my writing experience has been expanded to include content development for websites and contributions to patent applications. Most recently, I completed my second book titled "How to Write Successful Letters of Recommendation: 10 Easy Steps for Reference Letters that Your Employees, Colleagues, Students & Friends will Appreciate. I am currently researching and writing a book on education in addition to my resume writing business. Having written hundreds of specialized documents for executives and professional around the world, I am well qualified to assist individuals with their resumes, cover letters, and networking documents. My experience ranges from CEOs to students entering the workforce and I have written for diverse professions that span IT, human resources, sales, marketing, general management, business development, project management, customer/public relations, technicians, operations, manufacturing, procurement, financial management, accounting, and more.  less

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    • $40.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 2539 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Professional Copywriter, Writer, Editor

    As a top provider on Odesk, I enjoy writing amazing ads that sell your products and services. I am also a published author and editor with over 20 years experience. I've written everything from web content and newsletters to … more

    As a top provider on Odesk, I enjoy writing amazing ads that sell your products and services. I am also a published author and editor with over 20 years experience. I've written everything from web content and newsletters to press releases and e-books. A great Press Release can give your business strong exposure and you can even incorporate keywords in them to increase their benefits. My work appears on half a dozen popular web sites and am well-acquainted with SEO and Keyword density writing. I have excellent grammar, spelling and English skills and am a fast, accurate typist. I am a well-organized person and give great attention to detail. I am very creative and intuitive...always thinking outside the box. I have an easy-going personality. You'll enjoy working with me and be pleased with the quality of my writing. One of the key elements of my work is the passion I put into every assignment. Among my clients are several doctors, lawyers and many business owners. My ads are dynamic! My articles often make the first page of the Search Engine Rankings. Please visit my website: www.carolynsorrell.com. I look at about 100 websites each week and often must peruse every page in order to find out what the company is about and who they are. Your message should be very clear and included on every page of your website. Don't make visitors to your site leave wondering who the heck you are and what the heck you do!  less

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    • $24.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 3750 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 19 TESTS
  • Ph.D. in Finance

    In top 5% freelancers at oDesk, I am a professionally trained academic writer, financial analyst and market researcher with two years oDesk experience and over 2,000 hours worked to design academic articles, research projects, market reports, marketing presentations, business … more

    In top 5% freelancers at oDesk, I am a professionally trained academic writer, financial analyst and market researcher with two years oDesk experience and over 2,000 hours worked to design academic articles, research projects, market reports, marketing presentations, business plans, financial analyses and economic studies. I hold a bachelor degree in finance-Specialization "Finance and Banks", a master degree in Economics and a doctorate degree in "Finance" with merit Excellent (2011). I have written 34 articles published in international databases rated journals or published in the volumes of national and international conferences from Romania and abroad (Kavala-Greece, Prague, Hradec Kralove-the Czech Republic (ISI Proceedings indexed), Izmir-Turkey, Tallin-Estonia, Chisinau-Republic of Moldova). Education -Doctorate Degree in Finance with merit Excellent, 2011; -Diploma for participating in the national science writing program included in the project "Doctorate in Excellence Schools- The Evaluation of Research Quality in Universities and Increasing Visibility by Scientific Publications", April 29-30, organized by UEFISCU and the National Government of Romania, 2010; -Master Degree in Economics, 2008; -Jean Monnet permanent course "European monetary and financial integration" Certificate No. 001763, 2006-2007, organized by the Center for European Studies, "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi, Romania, 2008; -Bachelor of Finance (specialization: Finance and Banks), 2007. Articles published in international databases rated journals (National University Research Council- CNCSIS B+) or CNCSIS acknowledged journals: 2011: The Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanism under Financial Distress. An Overview, Ovidius University Annals, Economic Sciences Series, Vol. XI, Issue 1, (B+), RePEC, DOAJ, Ovidius University Press, pp. 1832-1838, co-author; 2011: Optimum Currency Areas Theory: Economic Foundation for Monetary Unification, Ovidius University Annals, Economic Sciences Series, Vol. XI, Issue 1, (B+), RePEC, DOAJ, Ovidius University Press, pp. 2315-2320, co-author; 2010: The Challenges Facing Single Euro Payments Area Adoption in the Light of the Financial Crisis”, Ovidius University Annals, Economic Sciences Series (B+),RePEC, DOAJ, Ovidius University Press, ISSN 1582-9383, pp. 211-216; III. Articles published in the volumes of international conferences from abroad: 2011: Determinants of Romanian Credit Default Swap Spreads in the Context of the European Debt Crisis, Proceedings of The 3rd International Conference Economies of Central and Eastern Europe: Convergence, Opportunities and challenges, Tallin School of Economics and Business Administration of the Tallin University of Technology, Tallin, Estonia, (co-author); 2011: Romania and the Challenges of Economic and Monetary Union: An Overview, Proceedings of the 12th Annual Doctoral Conference of Faculty of Finance and Accounting, Prague, Czech Republic (ISI Proceedings indexed); 2011: Testing for Government Bond Market Integration. The case of the European Union, Proceedings of the 14th International Students’ Conference on Economics, Izmir, Turkey; 2011: Financial Integration of European Money Market: from EMU to the Global Crisis and Beyond, Proceedings of Hradec Economic Days 2011 Economic. Development and Management of Regions, University of Hradec Kralove Publishing House, Czech Republic, ISBN 978-80-7435-101-3, pp. 17-21, (co-author); 2010: The Implications of European Retail Banking Integration on Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Financing. An Overview, Proceedings of Management of International Business and Economic Systems, Department of Information Management, Kavala Institute of Technology, Kavala, Greece, ISBN 978-960-98411-8-4, pp. 605-619, (co-author); 2010: Private Equity Investments and Innovation Stimulation, published in the volume of the international conference Competitiveness and innovation in Knowledge Economy, Economic Studies Academy, Chisinau (co-author); 2010: Perspectives on Single Euro Payments Area Adoption in the Light of the Financial Crisis, published in the volume of the international conference Financial policies for growth recovery under the global economic crisis, Policolor Publishing House, Chisinau, ISBN 978-9975-9956-2-7, pp. 90-95.  less

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    • $50.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 2457 HOURS
    • ROMANIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 11 TESTS
  • Virtual Asst/Project Manager/Web Researcher

    A highly motivated individual who combines passion, experience and strategic ideas in everything that I do. Consistently provides employers with the highest level of service possible. Able to juggle multiple priorities, get more done in less time and keep on … more

    A highly motivated individual who combines passion, experience and strategic ideas in everything that I do. Consistently provides employers with the highest level of service possible. Able to juggle multiple priorities, get more done in less time and keep on top of numerous projects. Familiar with oodle, wordpress, optimizepress, iContact, infusionsoft, copydoodles, basecamp, blogtalkradio, twitter, facebook, socialoomph, etc.  less

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    • $4.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 11136 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 5 TESTS
  • MANAGER with Writing, Customer Service, SEO, SMM and HTML EXPERIENCE

    For the last 8 years, I worked online as transcriptionist, newsletter design worker, virtual assistant, social media expert and have also been managing a team of colleagues and have trained several people to work on Office Autopilot, Worketc as well … more

    For the last 8 years, I worked online as transcriptionist, newsletter design worker, virtual assistant, social media expert and have also been managing a team of colleagues and have trained several people to work on Office Autopilot, Worketc as well as Basecamp. I have great grounding for SEO and SMM and have written different blog posts, articles and handled several writers under me as the Overall SEO Team Manager (i.e. managing not only writers but SEO Assistants and SEO Assistant Managers as well.) I dabbled in researching, customer service, some web page design, and data entry projects.I specialized on end-to-end data entry and customer service and seeking opportunities to start from ground work, copying from source, as well as doing proofreading and enhancing, while thoroughly making sure that the exact data is placed in the finished project.I have also skills in Adobe, Corel, Siebel sytems 7.0, the basics for MS Windows, i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 10589 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 20 TESTS
  • Admin Assistant and Data Entry

    I strive to be a friendly, loyal and very dedicated individual who is very ambitious to succeed in any given environment. Although I have very extensive experience in customer service and administrative/virtual assisting field, I love to learn, and … more

    I strive to be a friendly, loyal and very dedicated individual who is very ambitious to succeed in any given environment. Although I have very extensive experience in customer service and administrative/virtual assisting field, I love to learn, and I am always up to a challenge whenever the situation arises. I am a people person and I get along well with others, while also working efficiently on my own. I am seeking a position where I can grow, develop, and excel while giving my best to an employer. SCHOOLING MTI College (Certificate in Microsoft Office) La Porte High School ACHIEVEMENTS, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES  Quick Learner with a working knowledge of computer software, hardware, networking, operating systems, and security applications.  Outstanding communication skills: demonstrated background working well with co-workers and customers.  Proven and advance ability in multi-tasking, organization, troubleshooting, and problem solving.  Ability to stay calm in high pressure situations.  Ability to track forms and inventory. TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE  MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher)  Online Programs (Google Docs, Box, Drop Box, Sprout Social, Word Press, Helios)  Other Programs (Adobe, Mas 200, QuickBooks)  Ten Key 9851+ kph, Typing – 60+ wpm  Strong Internet Search Ability  Transcribing and Transcription editing  Data Entry  Multi-Line phones WORK EXPERIENCE Odesk (independent contractor) – (April 2013-Present) I work with many different clients as an independent contractor. I do many tasks some include; Internet research, invoicing, reviews, database building, form tracking, transcriptions and editing transcriptions, data entry, scheduling, marketing, and product description. Shopper (independent contractor) – (September 2010-Present) I work with many different agencies as an independent contractor. I go from one company to another company to evaluate the stores and employees to make sure the store is presentable and the employees are doing their jobs as they are listed in the instructions given. Advantage Staffing, Lake Charles, LA - Temporary Work - (April 2010 – August 2011) Calcasieu Parish School Board (Oct 2010-August 2010) – Clerk (Technology Help Desk) – Customer Service, Data Entry, telephone support, scan, fax, inventory tracking and stocking, generating work orders. Mcjunkin-Redman (April 2010 –June 2010) - Receptionist – customer service, filed, answered multi-line phones, and scanned. Mcjunkin-Redman, Galena Park, TX (February 2008 - June 2008) Sales Assistant / Expediter Sales Assisting - Assisted the sales staff with orders and customers. Enter orders and billed customers. Expediting – Made sure vendors and warehouse got orders out on schedule and kept customers updated on the progress of orders. Troubleshoot problems with orders and resolved them in a timely fashion. I also assisted in answering multi-line phone system. AmSpec Services, Galena Park, TX (September 2005- February 2007) Administrative Assistant /Cleaning Generated reports in Excel, invoiced, generated a 3 month revenue report, generated purchase orders, and ordered all supplies, inventory tracking, stocked inventory, generated employees time sheets, received and distributed mail, all general administrative duties, multi-lined phone system, customer service, bookkeeping, data entry, and cleaned office after hours. References available upon request  less

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    • $8.90 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 1863 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
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