Author-It Job Cost Overview
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oDesk Author-It Jobs Completed Quarterly
On average, 2 Author-It projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.
Time to Complete oDesk Author-It Jobs
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Author-It oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.61.
With over 13 years of experience in the IT industry. I have a strong background in hardware and software troubleshooting. I have an extensive knowledge on system administration, network administration, server/software deployment, virtualization (Vmware,ESX, Virtual box), Microsoft Sharepoint administration / Office 365, virus/spyware removal and firewall and antivirus security. Experienced in networking: T1, DSL, Cable (Cisco, ADIT, Adtran, Netopia T1 Router, Netgear products, etc...). Knowledgeable in Wordpress, HTML, XUL Fireworks, batch filing, VBS scripting, Flash and Dreamweaver.
I'm a Life Creation & Relationship Specialist assisting women who want more, out of life, in relationships and from themselves. Author of the awakening woman's handbook, 12 Steps to Self Empowerment along with four other books and Creator of the Fall In Love With Your Life Coaching programs. I am a newspaper columnist for the Illawarra Mercury and write for various other publications. I am also a trainer and speaker.
*Built, trained and mentored a high performing team of procurement professionals. *Created a strategic organizational and staffing model to ensure effective organizational performance and customer satisfaction *Routinely provide performance feedback while identifying current training gaps and future training needs *Developed plans to address department skill shortages and gaps *Strived for consistency performance as a barometer of quality performance *Identified and executed sourcing plans to meet cost saving targets in each spend category that yielded measurable year-over-year reduction in cost of purchased goods and services. Some examples include: *$14 Million - Corporate savings on new MRP system *$3 Million - Personnel savings due to authoring new procurement procedures which reduced workload without increasing head count *Monitored, analyzed, and assessed pricing and delivery costs of purchased commodities and services for impacts on the business unit spend and sourcing strategies. Some examples include: *$56 Million - Negotiated non-recurring on a single PO line item *$15 Million - Engineering project to substitute parts count *$4.9 Million - Program savings due to parts reduction in major assembly *$33,000 per unit negotiated recurring savings *Participated in fiscal planning and goal setting for the Company linking strategic plans to the Company vision and prioritizing Company-wide efforts to implement strategies. *Worked in conjunction with senior Company executives and other disciplines, including engineering, quality and accounting, to implement cost-management initiatives with procurement and communicated these initiatives enterprise-wide. Other achievements include: *Participated in quality audits. *Aided in developing a system to rate supplier performance based on measurable parameters including quality performance, delivery performance, ability to control expenditures, supplier-management contribution to reduce manufacturing costs). *Nominated the Supplier of the and Small Business of the Year, Western Region *Advocated cultural change and lead senior Company executives thinking in procurement best practice trends, bench-marking efforts, and process improvement implementation. *Developed, implemented, and enforced procurement policies and managed critical issues arising from procurement initiatives. Some examples include: *Interaction with internal auditors including Procurement Audit Review (PAR), Government Audits, Quality Audits, on procurement matters. *Electronic documentation, eliminating excess paper usage and storage space *Deployed process solutions to accomplish departmental goals and measured adherence to these systems and processes for compliance. *Developed a framework for evaluating supplier performance and compliance with contract terms. Some examples include: *Quality acceptance rating *Delivery performance rating *Monitoring and achieving award goals to small business, woman owned business, minority owned business *Price review and control of supplier/subcontractor spend *Design review for compliance and partner cost reduction
I gained a vast load of experience when I wrote and edited my own book, Soulful Inspirations. Self publishing required me to perform my own editing or grammar and spelling. I am a stickler for proper grammar and spelling, punctuation and page setups. I believe I can tackle projects with a good ethic and value of the work.
My name is Frances and I live in the beautiful city of Niagara Falls, Canada. I am an ESL high school teacher. I also teach online English classes. I have my TEFL/TOEFL and Business English certification, My lessons are via Skype. The lessons are planned around what the student would like to study or what the student needs help with. I make my lessons fun and interactive. I really enjoy the one on one interaction with on-line teaching.
Marketing and publishing professional with significant experience in publishing of eBooks, enhanced eBooks, print, and interactive content; global brand management; consumer marketing, product development; and business development experience at leading companies including Premier Digital Publishing, Electronic Arts, JAMDAT Mobile, Activision and THQ; and jointly with Ingram Publisher Services, Amazon, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Google, Kobo, Nintendo, Mattel, Disney and IBM. Specialties: • Publishing • Global Brand Management • Consumer & Product Marketing • IP & Licensing Management • Product Development • Program Management • Advertising Agency Management • Trade Show & Event Planning/Management
• Knows English, both written and oral • Hardworking, reliable, and professional • Proficient in using Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Outlook, and Excel • Experience using both Microsoft- and Mac-based computer platforms
I have written 7 novels, one have been published and is being released Nov 11, 2013: Enoch's Children. I have provided copywriting for a small town newspaper, an on line advertising agency and several other businesses.