Throughout my career I have honed my administrative and writing skills. I go the extra mile to ensure that my clients are completely satisfied. Since I am located in Canada I can provide you with native English language skills and an understanding of both North American and UK cultures. I am seeking opportunities to work for organizations that require a hard-working creative thinker.
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I land dead center in the Persuador/Motivator matrix on every personality test I take. I’m also the executive director of a creative writing nonprofit (sidewalkchalk.org). I know how to tell a story. I know how to tell your story. I know how to tell it in a way that connects with readers on an emotional level, rather than coming off as a second-rate sales pitch. Whether you’re launching new software for social media integration, trying to draw some attention to your luxury sedan service, or putting together a marketing plan for your company’s next three years, I can make your copy connect. And I’d love to work for you.
Entrepreneur, Innovator Freelance Professional with experience working for various companies in a wide range of industry fields. Versatile individual with experience in the aspects of communications and marketing. - PR with strong international media relations, - All the aspects of Marketing and marketing campaigns, - Business development; strong ability to attract and retain potential high level clients in national and international markets, - Project management, - Recruiting, training, motivating and coaching staff, - Spanish, French, English and Italian languages Ranging from SME to large Corporations in a cross section both domestic and international: Public Affairs, Telecommunications, Lighting, Electronic Components, Energy, Pharmaceutical, Travel and Tourism, Online Market, Online Recommendations, Hospitality, Luxury Goods, International Fashion, Spa, Amenities, Games, Pharmaceutical, Education and Homeschooling.
Eileen Smith is currently a columnist for the Texas Observer and a contributor to Politico and the Austin Post. She's the editor of the long-running satirical political blog In the Pink Texas, and the first-ever editor of Texas Monthly’s website. Eileen has a Master’s in Journalism from the Medill School at Northwestern University. She is currently looking for freelance writing/editing/digital media opportunities.
I am a versatile writer with a background in journalism and more than 15 years of experience. In the past I have worked as a reporter and editor on newspapers. I have also developed TV shows for the BBC and written dialogue for video games. I can offer a mix of traditional journalistic qualities - speed, accuracy, research - with a more creative side. As a writer, one of my key strengths is the ability to adapt my style to meet the specific needs of the client.
I am a creative writing graduate student with experience in proofreading, copywriting, social media marketing and public relations. I have a dual BA in English and Psychology from Grinnell College, and am the Essays Editor for LiteraryChicago.com. I am currently working part-time as a proofreader/copywriter/social media guru for a growing financial services company, and looking to supplement this with more proofreading/copywriting work. As a Fiction Writing graduate student (attending Columbia College Chicago's MFA program with a Follett Fellowship), I am especially interested in proofreading, ghostwriting, and manuscript editing!
Simon Brody is a US licensed business and transactional attorney consistently Top Rated on oDesk and other online legal platforms. Efficient and effective choice for businesses seeking ongoing support and services related to intellectual property licensing, tech. and development contracts, internet / online service agreements and general business support provided by Outsourced General Counsel. With over 1.5k hours worked on oDesk, Kansas City-based firm Brody Law LLC, can supplement your in-house counsel by offering dedicated contract support (reviewing, revising, drafting). Outsourced General Counsel services allow Brody Law to act to as your company's legal department: from general business formation, drafting contracts and agreements, negotiating agreements, creating compliance policies, to developing strategies for Intellectual Property, Copyright, Trademark and International Business Transactions). Simon Brody understands the needs of growing businesses, tech firms and software developers. Whether he is developing Legal Terms of Service for your website/online service or acting as your business' attorney -- accessibility and providing confidential, professional and personable service are the key to creating lasting working relationships. Depend on Simon's diverse background in the entertainment industry, work as a professional journalist, communications director for 10,000+ member trade group. In some of his past projects, Simon has produced a successful series of legal guides for small business. His varied careers as a journalist and recording artist have made Brody a quotable source for major media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, USAToday, Bloomberg News, Politico.com, MTV News, Alternative Press and Esquire.com. Simon's background in IP/Media Law, distinctions in Business and Transactional Law -- combined with business branding, publicity and marketing experience -- produces real-world results for your business. Simon works diligently to provide actionable advice and law related services that you and your business require in an efficient manner. Please be advised that all assistance, advice or services provided will be limited to matters arising under U.S. federal laws, regulations, international treaties, or uniform laws, including but not limited to intellectual property, telecommunications, import/export rules and e-commerce issues.
I am a motivated, detail-oriented copywriter and editor with nearly five years of experience in the nonprofit communications and marketing field. I am comfortable writing and editing a variety of copy, including that for news releases, brochures, news stories, websites and books. I strive for clarity and accuracy in all my work, and possess strong communication skills.
For the past 12 years, I have worked extensively with non-profit and governmental organizations, particularly those providing services in communities with demonstrated economic, educational and health disparities. I am committed to improving the opportunities available for individuals in need, and believe that I can assist any organization to increase and diversify revenue as well as to increase the breadth of services offered. I have extensive experience in business development, including grant writing and research, Public Relations, community, corporate and donor relations, and strategic development. I have been highly successful at proposal writing, and have a wealth of experience with both governmental and private funding sources. I am highly skilled at assisting organizations from start up to expansion, including the development of business and strategic plans, fiscal processes and budgeting, and social and traditional marketing. Just some of my successful grants include: ● Walton Family Foundation ● 2013 - 2014 Official Visitors Guide and Digital Marketing RFP Proposals: Visit KC; St. Louis Convention & Visitors Bureau; Explore Branson; Experience Cleveland; Kissimmee; See Monterey; Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau; Kentucky Department of Travel ● Urban Area Security Initiative Grant Program 2010 ● First Things First High Risk Infant Home Visitation, Family Support Coordination 2010, 2011 ● Arizona Parents Commission on Drug Education and Prevention 2010 ● Arizona Department of Economic Security Counseling, Psychology and Psychiatry contract(s) ● Family Foundations: Jim Click Family Foundation; Diamond Family Foundation; Stocker Foundation Transition Dollars; Gordon Foundation; and Alliance Fund. ● MADRE Project: Teen Pregnancy Prevention through Offices of Adolescent Health, Public Health & Science, & Administration on Children, Youth & Families ● Bank of America Corporate Philanthropy ● Victims Of Crime Act: Project Safe Place ● National Center on Senior Transportation: Senior Transportation Demonstration Project 2007 ● DES Marriage & Communication Skills Workshops: DES080026 ● Tohono O’odham Nation, Arizona Revised Statute 5-601-02 ● Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services (SAMHSA): National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative Community Treatment and Services Center Grants ● Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona Compelling Needs Grants ● Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany ● United States Conference of Mayor’s: USCM HIV/AIDS Prevention Grants Program 200; Track Two: HIV/AIDS Prevention for Gay/Bisexual Men of Color ● SAMHSA: Targeted Capacity Expansion Grant No.SP03-007 ● SAMHSA: Targeted Capacity Expansion Initiatives for Substance Abuse Prevention and HIV Prevention in Minority Communities, GFA No. SP-02-005 ● SAMHSA: Targeted Capacity Expansion Initiatives for Substance Abuse and HIV Prevention in Minority Communities, GFA No. SP-01-006 ● Arizona Department of Health Services: Statewide HIV/AIDS Prevention Program for Persons Living with HIV Infection, 2001 ● AZ Department of Health Services: HIV Prevention – Southern Region, Solicitation # HP454176 ● CDC HIV Prevention Activities for Non-Governmental CBOs, CDC PA# 04064
Over the past four years I have continued to grow and learn. I have a strong business background and can learn anything new very quickly. My main goal is to always impress my employers and go above and beyond the requested needs. I'm a perfectionist and a "do'er". I come from a small town which breeds honesty and loyalty. Hire me and you will not be disappointed. A few of my skills: - Fluent written and verbal English skills - Writing has always been one of my talents - Outgoing and willing - Trustworthy - Management Experience - Able to work under pressure - Multitasker - Detail Oriented - Driven, Deliver projects timely - Computer and tech savvy - Some wordpress content experience - Friendly, easy to work with I'm only looking for long-term job opportunities at this time.