Business Consultant: Consulting for new or growing businesses. Strategies and guidance for starting up your company, for seizing expansion or funding opportunities and for adapting to change. Presenting ways of looking at your company that help you make both the easy and the hard changes: your product/service lines, revenue streams and pricing structures, staff issues, processes and procedures, vendor suitability, potential new markets, sales & marketing approaches, and more. Business Plans: I have researched and produced hundreds of short and long business plans hand-in-hand with the entrepreneurs or managers, resulting in funding and/or whatever the plan was meant to achieve. Full-length plans have included the business presentation in Word and Powerpoint formats, a presentation of Financial Projections and start-up costs in an Excel format. Business Writer: I have direct, multi-industry business-world experience and bring that knowledge to my writing for you. Well-organized, clear thinker able to translate the clarity to paper for you. I can provide great clarity for your readers in the many ways your business communicates - sales and brochure copy, email blast messages, business letters, descriptive copy for all kinds of products or services. Notably: Resumes, Cover Letters: Professional resume building, hand-in-hand with you. Functional and chronological, and some "free-form" upon request! Editing and proofing of these so that the English is correct, coherent and clear for your target readers. Compelling cover letters complete your resume. Fiction and non-fiction work: I can assist with all phases of E-book writing and/or e-book ghost-writing within my knowledge base - from helping outline and plan the book, to writing it from scratch for your review, to providing all types of editing of any book already completed or started by you. French to English: I am proficient in written and spoken French. I can translate most business and general topics from French to English with ease for you. I am able to compare, edit and proof any such translation you wish to have double-checked. Published Author: I have written numerous e-books and articles for myself and clients. Please view some samples via my Expert Author Profile on http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Tamma_Ford as well! Language for Business: I have been an ESL - English as a Foreign Language - trainer for adults in the business world for 30 years.
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In short, I'm an MBA with practical experience and am currently involved in the start-up space which gives me available time to help out others to achieve their goals. I have a track record of high value results for international organizations facing critical business issues with start-up and growth, strategic planning and execution, turnaround, operational quality and continuous improvement, technology and convergence, change management, compliance, and meeting Board or market expectations. It's quite a list! I am a highly effective problem solver with key and relevant skills and experiences that are well-suited to strategy and planning; six years as a banker (FX, finance, and retail), ten years as a management consultant (primarily in financial services), three years leading an international banking software business, and I'm now involved with a financial services start-up. I see the big picture and also dive into details, such as setting up and managing projects to deliver challenging assignments, or completing highly detailed analytical work (financials, research and/or review). Let me know if you would like to discuss your issues, problems or challenges.
Nikhil Mandrekar Agency Contractor
Expertise: Business Plans, Pitch Decks, Marketing Plans Required Skills: Technical Writing, Feasibility Studies, Competitive Analysis, Presentation Design Are you an entrepreneur or a startup looking to raise money or increase sales? If you answered yes, then we should talk. I have assisted over 200 startups and entrepreneurs for over a decade with writing business plans and preparing pitch decks for investor presentations. I have helped raise more than $75 million collectively with my business plans. Some of my successful clients include: Vecor.com Expertory.com Drivewise.ly LondonGoverness.com ViennaAdvantage.com Haload.com ValParkMobile.com Texts.com WomenLeadInc.com (finalist in Boston Mass Challenge in 2013) ..and more To see a full list, please visit my portfolio at www.meetnikhil.com I have a Master's degree in the Economics of Science and Innovation from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics in Spain. I also have a Bachelor's degree with Honors in Business Administration and Applied Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology with specializations in Entrepreneurship and International Business and minors in Psychology and Philosophy. You can connect with me at: www.linkedin.com/in/mandnik/
T B. Agency Contractor
Recognized by oDesk CEO Gary Swart on August 5, 2013: ~> Ranked as Top 1% Expert Provider ➤ Top 1% Provider: 5-Star Client Feedback, Top 2% - 6% Test Scores, 2+ Decades, Proven Results ➤ *** Exclusive annual awards from Motorola. *** Client roster includes worldwide Brands, such as: ABN AMRO, American Red Cross, Canon, Fisher Investments, Genentech, Hyatt, KonicaMinolta, Marriott, Novartis, P & G, Pfizer, Siemens, Sears, Xerox. Having ❶ dealt with﹥1/3 of the Fortune 500, ➋ built a new Business Unit for a multinational & globally recognized operation, ➌ earned an MBA, and ➍ consulted in Business Development with companies of all types, sizes, and industries...this experience becomes your asset through: > Bottom-Line improvements, > effective Growth Initiatives, > formalized Business Plans, > Forecasts & Budgets, > maximizing Sales & Marketing efforts, > Operational streamlining, > replicable Systems & Processes, > assessing Legacy Practices, > managing Turn-Arounds, > identifying & securing Strategic Alliances. < BP samples available upon request. Full portfolio cannot be posted publicly. >
Muhammad Ali Khan Agency Contractor
Creative, dedicated Graphic Designer seeking a full-time, permanent position with advancement opportunity within a company which will utilize and further enhance my knowledge in graphic design. Career Achievements More than 5 years of diverse, hands-on design experience including experience in graphics design, logo making,using adobe Photoshop and adobe illustrator. Adaptable, organized, result and detail-oriented individual with excellent work ethic plus strong time management and interpersonal skills. Ability to create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts. Freelance Photo Editor/Graphic designer: Tools used: 1. Adobe PhotoShop CS3/CS4/CS5 2. Adobe Illustrator CS3/CS4/CS5 3. MS Word/Excel Fields: 1. Photo Editing/Enhancement/Retouch 2. Image Masking 3. Cut out/Remove Backgrounds/Deep Etch 4. Image Resizing/Color Correct 5. Headers/Banners 6. Business Cards 7. Logo Experience: 4 yrs. freelance graphics artist October 2009 - October 1, 2010, 1 yr as graphics specialist in Big O Studios (www.bigOstudios.pk)
Elizabeth Lytle Agency Contractor
11 years of experience as a professional transcriptionist (7 of those years spent working as a freelancer), editor, researcher and paid academic/technical article writer. Seeking ongoing hourly work as a copywriter/editor or administrative or project manager. Typing speed of 120 WPM with a 99.9 % accuracy. For Project Management: Experienced in managing a team of 250+ writers and 15-20 transcriptionists. I also have professional experience within the construction industry (owner and managing partner of American Global Renovations between 2006 and 2010 - commercial and residential construction). I'm extremely organized, driven and efficient. Previous job duties included general HR (recruiting, hiring, training and managing), general accounting duties (payroll, accounts receivable and payable, taxes and so on), marketing (including online marketing and promotion), online presence management (designed and built company websites, wrote and edited content and managed updates), social networking (established following on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and with company blogs and articles), document creation and preparation (contracts, bid proposals, invoices, brochures, newsletters, magazine covers, design and compilation, business card design, logo design and branding and so on), and general customer service (via phone, chat, email and in-person). For Transcription: Published author and business owner looking for new personal opportunities (with smaller jobs) and larger jobs to include my transcription team. Experienced in all types of transcription with a focus on focus groups and research interviews. Seeking transcription jobs of any size (experience with managing and completing large jobs of 50 + audio hours). For Writing & Editing: Seeking virtual assistant jobs, writing jobs and editing positions. Experienced in technical writing, article writing, blogging, newsletters, resume writing, letters and inquires, writing queries, academic writing, data entry, research, website design, copywriting, fiction, poetry, children's literature I'm also helped several candidates successfully land employment by writing professional resumes/CVs, assisting with the online job search, producing general and position-specific cover letters, completing online applications and contacting employers online, offering job interview coaching and tips and offering basic training, such as MS Word/Excel, Internet Explorer and so on. I occasionally do voice over work (generally related to business). I'm experienced in writing successful manuscript query letters (my query letters get a good response), professional business letters, legal letters and so on. Background and Experience: Business management, almost all aspects of administrative work, all aspects of the construction business (focusing on hard surface installation, drywall, paint, bidding, bid proposals, human resources and more), sales, travel (international), skincare, health management (focusing on alternative health and weight loss). I've also done extensive research in natural/alternative treatments, focusing on pain management and quitting smoking. I've successfully developed an all-natural quit smoking plan and I've developed several alternative/natural pain management methods (pain oils, creams, mouthwash, etc). My research has been of interest to medical communities in three countries and is ongoing. Currently studying psychology at Argosy University. I have a background with criminal justice administrative work and also do some photography on the side. I have valuable business contacts throughout the world, which can often assist in the timely completion of large projects (professional photographers, authors, editors, printers, website designers, commercial construction contacts, models, makeup artists, freelance writers and so on). I can assist in business setup/management by taking a look at what your immediate and long-term goals are and creating a solid business plan to help you set things in motion. I'm also available to manage this aspect of your business. I'm experienced with creating business plans, marketing plans and can also help with grant proposals and other financial proposals. I've helped several ODesk contractors put together an award-winning profile, write cover letters designed to get a positive response and help with compiling a professional portfolio. I do a lot of different things and my experience comes from not only my own experience owning and managing two successful businesses (and working successfully as a professional writer/editor), but from helping other business owners and freelancers (businesses of all sizes) put together or reorganize a business.
Mobarok Hossain Agency Contractor
Over the last 6 six years I have: -Associated with numerous start-ups providing striking BUSINESS PLANS. -Successfully re-designed business processes. -Assisted businesses in being well-established in the market. -Provided superb assistance concerning business diversification. -Performed profound and highly-effective market research in almost all major global markets, including US, UK, Australia and Middle East. I have worked with: Mobile Apps Development Service Providers Restaurants System integrators Software Developers Cloths Retailers Tourism Service Providers Real Estates Internet Marketing Companies Coffee Shops RMG Manufacturers and many more. My goal is to provide business plans with vision and strategy by performing detail-driven market research, highly- qualitative financial analysis and the most effective feasibility study. The combination of my expertise in the field, in collaboration with my high marketing, financial and management skills are more than adequate to make a business more attractive and even more credible towards potential investors.
Nastassia Mahoney Agency Contractor
At Odesk, I want to provide my clients with relevant business solutions while enhancing the company’s productivity, reputation and assisting in achieving their objectives. My Key Skills are: • A high level of IT proficiency and I am fully conversant with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access • Strong organizational and detail-oriented skills • Strong analytic, reporting and statistic skills • Excellent communication skills (verbal and non verbal) Strong Project Management Skills
Eyal Toledano Agency Contractor
I have worked with some of the biggest names in technology to create marketing magic to consumers and businesses. If you are looking for a talented marketing strategist to skyrocket your bottom line to five, six or even seven figures in the next year, STOP READING AND CLICK THE CONTACT BUTTON. Areas of expertise: - Product launches - Raising money at the pre-seed, seed, Series A and beyond - Investor reports, executive summaries, pitch decks - Marketing strategy to execute and achieve growth - Profitability strategy to validate assumptions and fuel motivation - Conversion Optimization to discover the growth unicorn of your business - Business Models that generate profit compounded by growth - Marketing implementation - Market Research and Value Proposition - Presentations, public speaking - Product development and management - Agile project management (SCRUM master) - Marketing funnel - User acquisition strategy and tactics - User retention strategy and tactics I've crafted and executed growth strategies using five main ingredients: - laser-focus on product development prioritization - managed and overseen pushes to production - measured the results of the ongoing efforts - manipulated acquired data to learn something - iterated and adapted the product based on hard data - repeated the process, achieving exponential growth over time I've added value in these areas: - eCommerce - Fashion - Technology - Gaming/eSports - Medical - SaaS (Software as a Service) I've launched multiple products in the last 10 years, many of which within the scope of an investor-backed startup. I've attended one of North America's most prestigious technology accelerator. You're about to hire an entrepreneur who will go to war with you.
Ankita D. Agency Contractor
Currently working as a freelancer focused on finance and statistics, I am a finance and economics post graduate from Warwick Business School, UK and a CFA Level 3 Candidate. I often work as a freelancer for a finance professional in Alternative Investments industry. This has helped me gain deep understanding of subtle points of importance in financial analysis. My skillset includes financial statements' analysis, P&L modeling, DCF modeling, excel modeling, financial metrics' benchmarking, and valuation analysis. I am adept at making powerpoint presentations on financial topics. Moreover, I am quite familiar with first and secondary sources of information for financial analysis including SEC filings, Reuters, CapitalIQ, Bloomberg, etc. Work ethos that I follow include professionalism, attention to detail, respect for deadlines, mutual respect and sincerity and dedication towards work. I am willing to go an extra mile to make sure that the work delivered is in line with the expected result. My career goal is to pursue a doctoral programme in Finance and work on research in finance and economics.