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Sarah O.

Sarah O.

Blog And Articles Expert.

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

Hello, Whether it is my own work or someone else's, the written word is paramount to my life. For me, language is not just a professional lure, but a passion I have nurtured since youth. I'm the person who can put your terrific ideas into words that work, whether you want to sell, inform or inspire. I primarily focus on health, fitness, and nutrition and fashion however I am willing to research and write on other topics to meet your needs. I specialize in the fields of article, blog, Product description and self-help, motivation, personal development, career success, coaching, marketing, personal safety and the law as I have education, experience, and a high level of interest in all of these. Interest that I pass onto your reader to get them excited about these topics too! There is nothing that gets me more motivated then helping craft an electrifying story with complicated main characters, intense action, suspense, tension and a satisfying ending. I love creating whole new worlds for the reader to lose themselves in. If this is what you're looking for, then I am the author for you! I provide service in • Blog-writing, • Copywriting, • EBook-writing, • Article-writing, • Travel-writing, • Creative-writing, • Business-writing, • Technical-writing, • Press-release-writing. If you want to feel relieved to get satisfied blog writing, shoot me a message. My articles are always professional -- well-researched, reader-friendly with plenty of headings and sub-headings to grab attention. Whatever you require, my job is not finished until you are 100% satisfied.

$15.56 /hr
9 hours
5.00
Cheryl ann M.

Cheryl ann M.

Accountant, Personal Assistant, Technical Writer,...

United States - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 10

I have completed Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and worked as an Accounting Specialist. I've worked as a technical writer/transcriber; making Desktop Procedures (DTP). I also have enough experience in export processing, making invoices and inputting data on a system, as I had worked on a logistics department. I am computer literate, proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Windows movie maker. I have also enough knowledge on photo editing. I am hardworking and dedicated in my job. I've had conferred the Career Service Professional Eligibility in the Career Service Examination - Professional Level. I want to have a suited job wherein my acquired knowledge and skills will be used.

$3.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Olivia C.

Olivia C.

experienced international cultural journalist, Eng...

Philippines - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 5

I have been a longtime media practitioner specializing in cultural journalism (writing entertainment/lifestyle/human interest features, essays, articles and reviews). I am also a keen copy editor. I'm a versatile writer with experience in practically all kinds of writing subcategories (technical, academic, entertainment, film criticism, lifestyle, article content generation, SEO, blogging, ebooks, ghostwriting, speech writing, etc.). In most of my publication and media works, I am credited using my media byline as "Libay Linsangan Cantor."

$6.67 /hr
0 hours
4.70
Maria Jenina Gapasin

Maria Jenina Gapasin

Professional Writing Analist, Editor

Philippines - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

MARIA JENINA F. GAPASIN 44 Victoria Village, Quezon Hill, Baguio City, Philippines +639993898771 mariajeninagapasin@yahoo.com PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES 2000 – 2004 Chief Editor Teamworks Norther Philippines Baguio City, Phil 2004 – 2009 Feature Writer/ Editor City Tourism Office Baguio City, Phil 2009 – 2011 Freelance Writer Capble Publishing Baguio City, Phil 2011 – 2012 Customer Service Rep. Sitel Philippines Baguio City, Phil. TRAININGS AND SEMINARS May 2005 Tourism Strategic Planning Seminar City Government of Baguio, Phil Jan. 2006 International Learning Styles Asian Institute of Management June 2007 Personnel Development Training City Government Of Baguio Dec 2008 Creative writing Workshop National Press Club of the Philippines SKILL: Story Writing ,Copywriting, English Proficiency, Adept in all mediums of Arts and Communication Gathering information , Google Docs , Internet browsing , Learning new skills rapidly , MS Excel , Telephone Support , Telephone Handling, Customer Support , Data Entry , Event Planning , Research , Time Management , Travel Planning , Email Handling QUALIFICATION Can work with minimum supervision Team player Goal oriented Ability to solve problems quickly EDUCATION Elementary Dona Aurora Elem. School Baguio City, Phil. Secondary Baguio City Nat’l High School Baguio City, Phil. Tertiary Saint Louise University Baguio City, Phil. Vocational Data Center Philippines Baguio City, Phil. CHARACTER REFERENCES Mr. Pyx Picart Head Artist Baguio City Tourism Office +639293688858 Atty. George Florendo Lawyer Florendo Law Office +639076915519 Coun. Peter b. Fianza City Councilor Baguio City Gov’t 074 444 6919

$5.56 /hr
8 hours
4.92
Mohit Tater

Mohit Tater

Professional Writer, Blogger and Editor

United States - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 3

I am a professional freelance writer with over 3 years of experience in writing for the web and print media. I specialize in writing articles, blog content, eBooks, SEO articles, product descriptions and any kind of web content. Apart from this, I also offer ghostwriting, technical writing, editing and proofreading services. I have ghostwritten more than 25 eBooks for my clients. I have excellent research, writing and editing skills and excel at producing high quality content with a fast turnaround. I have a keen eye for grammatical, structural, and spelling errors which allows me to easily find errors and edit other people's work. I love what I do and here's what you'll get from me: compelling content with clean, precise, educated, native U.S. English that flows easily and reads naturally, with immaculate spelling, impeccable grammar, and perfect punctuation (the power of which should never be underestimated!) that will make you stand out and get the results you want. I am dedicated to offering my clients quality service, fast turnaround times and constant communication through Gmail and Skype. Please contact me today and I can provide you with any writing samples or additional information you may need.

$25.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Ramandeep Singh

Ramandeep Singh

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

I am a full time "Freelance Creative Director + Graphic Designer". i am Experienced Designer over 4 year in Graphic Designing and Web Designing. Since 2010, I have successfully provided graphic solutions to clients in the fields of branding (logo, business card, newsletter, packaging, posters, ads, hoarding). i have been working with a reputed designing company And after This i am working as freelance designer.

$6.67 /hr
0 hours
4.98
Khadija M.

Khadija M.

Expert Executive Administrator

Barbados - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2

For those seeking professionalism, an outstanding and inexhaustible skill set and years of experience in numerous industries, accompanied by excellent communication skills,you've found the right freelancer! Look no further. I am experienced and qualified in the following fields: ~Financial Accounting & Management ~International Business Management ~ Business Strategy ~Managerial Communications ~Integrated Marketing Communications ~Marketing Management ~Managerial Economics ~ Production & Operations Management ~Management Information Systems This juxtaposed by my skills as out lined below make me the ideal candidate that would be of tremendous benefit as well as an asset to you and/or your organization! -Excellent Written & Verbal Communication Skills -Dedication, Hard Work & Time Management -Highly Creative -Excellent Analytic & Problem Solving Skills -Strategic Business Skills -Outstanding Interpersonal Skills & An Outgoing Nature -Organized & Detail Oriented -Multitasking -Strong Background in Customer & Client Relations -Reports & Research Skills -Ability to Handle Fast Paced Environment and High Pressure Situations -Excellent Presentation Skills -Computer & Internet Savvy, and Proficient in MSWord, Excel, MS Outlook, PowerPoint and Able to Learn New Programs Quickly

$15.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Julia Belenkova

Julia Belenkova

translator/editor en-ru ru-en

Belarus - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 5

Editor-in-chief of a translation agency. Topics: IT, audit, finance, management, advertising, politics, business, sports, fitness, art, history, culture, academic writing, science, fashion, cinema, medicine, general topics, etc. 14 years of experience. MBA (Master of Business Administration - English language program) at School of Business and Management of Technology of Belarusian State University (SBMT BSU) 2011-2013 Minsk State Linguistic University 1995-2000

$13.33 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Carrie Williams

Carrie Williams

Writer/Editor/Designer

United States - Last active: 26 days ago

I am a writer, editor, and designer with more than 20 years of experience! I am comfortable writing and editing all types of content. I have worked for newspapers, magazines, educational institutions, publishers, and major corporations. My Specialties: • Types of Materials: Web sites, blogs, manuscripts/Ebooks, press releases, presentations, brochures, newsletters, online and classroom courses, how-to videos, conference posters, white papers, fact sheets, and much more! • Comfortable writing and editing all content topics, including computers/software, medical/healthcare, real estate, public relations, marketing, etc. • Computer Programs: I am proficient in the following software – Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher, HTML, PhotoShop, MovieMaker, Social Media,, Multi-Ad Creator, Camtasia, Articulate, Captivate, WordPress, InDesign, etc.

$17.00 /hr
5 hours
4.80
Hana LaRock

Hana LaRock

Quick, Friendly Writer with Travel Experience

United States - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 1

Hello! My name is Hana and I am looking for work involving writing articles, specifically that have to do with travel. However, I am open-minded and would be happy to take on anything else if I am interested. I am an extremely fast, but efficient writer, and I will get you what you need in a timely manner. I have a lot of experience writing for quite a few institutions, including my University. I am also in the Education field, and I know how important it is to make sure things are done right. Let me help, and I will create the best writing piece for you!

$6.67 /hr
3 hours
4.83