Katherine Lockett

Katherine Lockett

Writer, Editor, Researcher

Geneva, Switzerland



What's the difference

I am the author of 'Work/Life Balance for Dummies' (UK, Germany and Australia) and spent three years writing career-related, general opinion and interviews for The Age newspaper in Melbourne.

I have an Arts Degree (majoring in English), a Graduate Diploma in Education (secondary teaching), a Grad Dip in Frontline Management and many other qualifications. I've spent twenty years in government agencies and private industry and can grab a subject, do the necessary research and write reports, corre…


Work History & Feedback

Help me write my website Case Studies

2 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $44
“Katherine was amazing, she did exactly what I needed to be done and super quick and accurate too. I'll hire her again as soon as I have more projects that match her skill set.”


Polish & edit eBook

6 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $133
“Kath edited the ebook in record time and made some valuable suggestions on how to improve the flow of the book. Her work was excellent and I would definitely use her again.”


90 page paper-editing, APA, syntax

Fixed Price $56
“Kat was great at editing the paper in a quicker than requested turn around. She was able to fulfill the request for grammar, syntax and other copy edit related skills. There was a miscommunication around expectations for APA, but that was my fault for not clarifying in the post. Great and frequent communication. Would recommend Kat for future work.”


Assistance on reviewing research literature

Fixed Price $20
“Good Work”


Press Release & Informative Articles

2 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $33
No feedback given

Press release for distributor with award winning product

2 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $44
No feedback given

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Creative Writing Test - Fiction (UK Version)


English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)


English Spelling Test (UK Version)


English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers