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Michael VonPlinsky

Michael VonPlinsky

Owner, BIZolutions

United States - Last active: 10/08/2012 - Tests: 1

I am seeking challenging and rewarding opportunities to apply and extend my business analysis & management skills and experience, either thru a consulting assignment or an attractive long-term commitment. I have proven and varied business consulting, writing and management skills, education and experience gained in my 25 yr. Military / Civilian DoD engineering and acquisition management career + my subsequent real estate development and business consulting activities. I'm a service-disabled military Veteran (USAF) with a BS and MS in Engineering (Astronautical), an MBA and an active real estate license in FL. I also have senior management experience with Non-Profits and am currently the Executive Director of the Surf and Song Foundation in SW Florida. I have extensive and proven Business Plan, Proposal and Grant development skills that include ALL aspects of the document, including not only the extensive topic-specific research and full text writing but also doing all the financial and investment planning via complex EXCEL file I’ve built for this purpose (full 3 or 5 year Pro Forma development, P & L profile generation, cash flows, Balance sheet, etc.), market & competitive analyses, marketing strategies, User demographic evaluation, , sales analyses, etc. I've developed Business Plans / Proposals for my OWN projects as well as for many prior DoD & commercial customers in my past positions. I am an EXPERT with MS Office tools (EXCEL, WORD & POWERPOINT), Quicken & Quickbooks, and automated Decision Support processes and tools (AHP / Expert Choice). I can travel for extended on-site needs. See my resume for more details. I am a "Certified oDesk Contractor".

$27.78 /hr
0 hours
4.80
Kaaren-Lyn Morton

Kaaren-Lyn Morton

Effective Technical & Business Writer - Numerous W...

United States - Last active: 11/10/2012 - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

As a successful writer demonstrated by sixteen (16) years of successes in the public, private, non-profit, and educational-institutional sectors, I am seeking a position where my effective writing skills will promote your products/services as well as generate ongoing revenue for your corporation. Some of my career highlights include the following: • Authored an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA-contract) between the state and partnering universities detailing budget, timeline, scope, and deliverables of a key initiative • Developed financial forecasting documents resulting in grants and monetary awards from Federal agencies ranging from $935 thousand to $4 million dollars • Public speaking engagements on a health and human services program to over 30 state, local, and community-based organizations, as well as the Arizona State Medicaid Advisory Committee (SMAC) and Medical Directors quarterly meeting • Received two awards, including a Letter of Commendation from a former governor and former director of a Medicaid agency for "... the provision of outstanding leadership and support well beyond the expectations of the agency" and for being the sole author of agency-wide proposals • Created numerous white papers, issues papers, research papers, and position papers on different professional topics, including health care, Medicaid/Medicare, special needs populations, jobs, toxic waste, religions, stem-cell, insurance claims, and more • Wrote over five-hundred (500) resumes and cover letters to support different careers, experience levels, and education Please visit my resume at www.mybusinesslady.com/Meet__My_Business_Lady_.html to learn more about my writing skills.

$50.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Aakash Bajaj

Aakash Bajaj

Resume Expert / Technical Writer / Business Writer...

India - Last active: 12/30/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

An ambitious, enthusiastic, and honest professional with a keen eye for detail and a passion for human resources and business development. Working as a specialized resume writer with multiple clients across the globe, I have ensured that the candidates balance their commercial aspirations with operational considerations whilst establishing credibility in a wide range of business contexts, all with the aim of helping them to secure a job in their preferred domain. I have recently completed MBA from Indian Institute of Management(IIM), and have become conversant with the practical knowledge of recruitment, financial management, marketing management, and business development. Consistently believe in driving out inefficiencies through process improvement. Accustomed to working on multiple projects and not hesitant to put in extra hours when needed.

$50.56 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Karina L.

Karina L.

Business development / Market research/ Budgeting...

Latvia - Last active: 03/19/2013

I have over 10 years of experience working within different kind of projects. I have been providing business consultations, leading projects, writing business plans, planning and managing business development activities including market research and business strategy, marketing and sales activities, employees, partnership, events, etc. I am seeking opportunities where I can utilize my skills and experience to help build your business by providing virtual support, in the following areas: - Business plan, market research and marketing plan, - Budgeting and financial planning - Project Management - Sales - Customer service - Translation, interpretation, in EN/LV/RUS I am trilingual English/Latvian/Russian (written and spoken).

$19.44 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Rob C.

Rob C.

Entrepreneurial Accountant That Uses Technology

Canada - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 1

I am a Canadian trained Chartered Accountant (CA) and Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), with over 15 years’ experience working with small start-ups, global companies and helping entrepreneurs start on the right financial foot. My services cover a range from personal tax, corporate taxes, financial statements, financial modelling, part-time CFO services and monthly accounting. I have done a number of business proposals for presentations, financing and secondary offerings, business plans, financial modelling and accounting. I currently work with a variety of small business owners across Canada, although I am based in Toronto. My prior experiences as a CFO of a public company along with various bootstrapped tech start-ups gives me a unique experience to help small businesses plan for success and develop the right accounting systems from the start. I have my own accounting practice registered and insured with the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario.

$50.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Michael Mateer

Michael Mateer

Start-ups, Growth Strategy, Life and Business Coac...

United Kingdom - Last active: 07/13/2014 - Tests: 3

Are you looking for to take your business to the next level? If you answered yes, then you need to contact me for a chat. Here is some media coverage about me: http://www.countrysideonline.co.uk/the-magazine/from-the-magazine/banking-on-a-new-career/ http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/mobile/news/rural/farming/banking-on-a-new-career-in-farming-1-6100204 I have over a decade of experience in entrepreneurial start-ups and ventures. Many professionals claim to be entrepreneurs yet they have always worked for someone else and never owned a business. I own businesses, property and dealt with all the stress that comes with any true business venture. As a natural problem solver I will guide you through the pit falls and lead you to the progress you desire. If you are looking to raise finance I have experienced both banks and private investment. I guarantee after 15 minute free Skype conference that you will already have learned invaluable information that well help your business. I look forward to our chat.

$75.56 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Marc Dewalle

Marc Dewalle

Start-up MBA with extensive experience in channel...

United States - Last active: 10/31/2013 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

I assist companies in entering new market or industry segments, whether direct or via channel partners. Perhaps you want to adapt your product or service to open up a new market or find channel partners who are already selling to the customers you want. I have developed and implemented channel development strategies for companies in a variety of markets: technology, services, food, and other verticals. I'm available for short-term consulting assignments or longer contract work. I'm happy to speak by phone before you hire me to make sure I have the skills you need.

$60.00 /hr
7 hours
5.00
Michael Pozner

Michael Pozner

Business Consultant, Real Estate Agent (& former c...

United States - Last active: 03/31/2014 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

I have over 27 years’ experience in conceptualizing, negotiating, documenting, closing and managing business relationships and operating businesses. Former Ontario Corporate and Real Estate Lawyer, Former 23 store Retail Chain Founder and CEO, Former head of Real Estate and Leasing Lawyer for American Apparel and currently a Business Consultant and New York State Licensed Real Estate Agent. I work with clients to write business plans that figure out how to structure and operate their business. I work out an operational plan and financial forecasts (start-up costs, operating expenses, forecasted revenues and cash flow). The business plans are used as an operational handbook and as a presentation to investors so my clients can raise investment capital. I also work with clients to negotiate all their key relationships relating to all aspects of their business - (including but not limited to) - procurement of materials, production, marketing, fulfillment, legal and accounting

$166.67 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Adriana M.

Adriana M.

IT Project Manager, Operations Manager, Coach, MBA...

Romania - Last active: 06/07/2013 - Tests: 15 - Portfolio: 1

My goal is to utilize my extensive background in the Information Technology industry where I've held roles in IT Project management, systems analysis, and in IT Service delivery management. My core competency is in the area of IT Program and Project Management. I hold an MBA degree along with a Economic Engineering degree with specializations in Electronics. I'm also a certified Project Management Professional (PMI-PMP), and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL). I also implemented an IT near-shore center in Romania from the role as Managing Director. I am fluent in English and German, and at the conversational level in French. I'm seeking opportunities to lend my extensive experience in Information Technology project management, to deliver projects on time and on budget at the quality level expected by the customer. I have experience as coach for achieving success in life and career through self change and improvement of life vision.

$44.44 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Charbel S.

Charbel S.

Forex trading expert - Forex trading signal provid...

France - Last active: 01/22/2014 - Tests: 4

Hi, My name is Charbel S. I am a professional forex trader, the creator and CEO of www.forex-trading-expert.com for providing forex trading signals. I will be able to help you in : 1 - Developing your own trading system 2 - Risk management operations 3 - Coaching Best regards, Charbel S.

$166.67 /hr
0 hours
5.00