Nicole H.

Editor Analyst Educator Researcher Strategist Ph.D.

Santa Rosa, United States



What's the difference

With experience in the education, non-profit and business world on and off oDesk, I offer my clients efficient and accurate output of the highest standard, saving them time and money, delivering the desired results and often surpassing their expectations.

While I can take on highly specialized tasks, what sets me apart from other contractors on oDesk is my ability to approach any project with a holistic understanding of the big picture of what is required. When you hire me, you don't just get …


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Work History & Feedback

Ebook Editor

22 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $616
“I needed someone who could take my book draft, see the big picture and re-organize it in a way that made sense. She rewrote parts in my voice and made great corrections in a timely fashion. In one case, I made reference to the Boston marathon. Before I even heard about the news, she made a note on the book to change the reference. Awesome!”


Editor Extraordinaire

Fixed Price $556
“Excellent work!”


Website research for kids educational site

9 hrs @ $33.33/hr
Earned $311
“This was my first job posting on oDesk and after a short phone interview I knew that Nicole was the right person for the job. She has a quick mind, asked intelligent questions, confirmed she understood and delivered exactly what she promised. It has been a fantastic first experience and I can highly recommend Nicole.”


Create an enticing pitch for my guest apartments

2 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $42
“Nicole was great to work with- she took initiative straight from the beginning, developed a logical plan of attack, kept me abreast of her progress every step of the way, and confirmed with me that her work in progress was going in the right direction. I couldn't be happier with the result. I hope to hire her again in the near future.”


Writer needed for introduction paragraphs on search results pages.

4 hrs @ $30.00/hr
Earned $105
“Nicole is a creative writer with lots of great ideas. She was a pleasure to work with and always delivered texts on time or early.”


Academic journal article formatting for submission required

14 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $304
No feedback given

Business Analyst / Project Manager

1,578 hrs @ $33.33/hr
Earned $52,400
Job in progress

Research in online history databases

3 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $80
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

CSS 2.0 Test


Email Etiquette Certification


English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


HTML 4.01 Test


MS Word 2003 Test


Technical Writing Skills Certification


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)


Windows XP Test