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Joseph Richardson

Joseph Richardson

Editor, writer, communications expert

United States - Last active: 24 days ago

Over 20 years of experience in writing, editing, strategic communications, digital and print production, and educational innovation. Expertise in product evaluation, localization, and promotion and in the development of processes for effective intercultural production. An experienced communicator with wide cross-cultural experience, I have a PhD in English and have given corporate and academic presentations in North America, Europe, and Asia.

$50.00 /hr
2,398 hours
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Omesh K.

Omesh K.

Good on Typing, Formating, Editing, Designing

India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

Done clerical jobs in offices related to Typing, Data Entry, formatting, designing etc. Keep on learning as per the demand of the work assignment and show my skills with my creativity.

$5.56 /hr
1,753 hours
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Christian Duran

Christian Duran Agency Contractor

Real Estate Virtual Assistant / General Task Virtu...

Philippines - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 6

My goal is to utilize my education, skills, and work experience as a Virtual Assistant in helping helping entrepreneurs, small businesses, and individuals (busy moms and dads or the socialite) manage their tasks. With my experience as a virtual assistant, I can take over significant load of tasks that will ease the burden of my clients making them concentrate on more important task and closing sales. My educational background as a Marketing graduate will help me in coming up with useful and relevant ideas that will appeal to the target market. My writing and creative skills will come in handy as they can be applied in building client’s online presence through blogs and social media marketing. As a fast learner and as someone who welcomes challenges, any tasks that will be given become easier. Such attitude will eventually contribute to the improvement and success of the client’s business.

Associated with: Xilium
$8.26 /hr
1,283 hours
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Jigger Jerusalem

Jigger Jerusalem

Professional content writer/spinner

Philippines - Last active: 07/08/2013 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

A journalist who has the skills in technical writing.

$10.00 /hr
1,533 hours
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Jasmine M.

Jasmine M.

Translator - Proofreader - Writer - Transcriber -...

France - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

A Masters degree holder in Visual Arts Esthetics and Practices. I am a natural bilingual speaker of both, French and Arabic. I have been living in France for 10 years. I can professionally and knowledgeably deliver jobs in the following domains: 1) TRANSLATION: I can translate from and to Arabic and French in all fields such as arts, literature, technology, legal and scientifc etc. ---- Translation average turnaround: 2500 words per day. 2) PROOFREADING and EDITING: I can professionally edit and proofread your documents with varying lengths, ---- Proofreading average turnaround: 5000 words per day. 3) TRANSCRIPTION: I transcibe audio/ video files in Arabic or French with the following turnaound: ---- Transcription average turnaround: 30 minutes per day. 4) WRITING: Willing to write content in different specialties ---- Writing average turnaround: 1000 words per day. Happy hiring!

$5.56 /hr
1,611 hours
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Alessandra Monti

Alessandra Monti

Architect, ebook writer, translator

Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

Almost 8 years experience in architecture field, working in architecture firms and at University. As architect, I developed several projects in Italy and abroad, being involved in different phases of the project, from the concept design to the working design. Two years ago I started working as freelance, broadening my competences in graphics, illustration and editing, as part of rm2 Architettura & Grafica. Thanks to my humanistic background, I also love writing and have experience as author, translator and collaborator for several published books. I am Italian but at the moment I'm living in Vancouver, Canada.

$16.67 /hr
1,288 hours
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Jasmina L.

Jasmina L.

Data Analyst, Manager of Article Writing Projects,...

Macedonia - Last active: 11 hours ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

I have been actively involved in the article writing business for more than 3 years now. Gained some solid experience in crafting unique, well-researched articles and managing major article writing projects for multiple clients on a wide range of topics. Expert in the field of SEO text structure and passionately following SEO trends. Data mining for a New York based company and enjoying every part of it. Completed each of the requested tasks, always met the clients' requirements.

$8.89 /hr
2,817 hours
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Kristine S.

Kristine S.

data entry, medical/general transcriptionist

Canada - Last active: 02/05/2013 - Tests: 3

I am a nurse who practiced my profession for over four years. My medical background and extensive experience had definitely helped me gained the skills I have now particularly in general data entry, research and transcription. I am highly organized and good at working out the details of projects. I am time-conscious, I make sure that I do/submit tasks on or before deadlines. I want to make great effort because I want to be successful in every work that I do and be a part of the success of an organization or individual.

$5.56 /hr
1,009 hours
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Diana Prisacariu

Diana Prisacariu

Great Va,translator,writer!

Romania - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5

Great Va,translator,writer!

$4.44 /hr
2,904 hours
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