I am a writer, editor, and consultant specializing in women's issues, leadership, business, health, education, and travel. My work has been featured by the Huffington Post, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, National Geographic, NPR, Lonely Planet TV, Current TV, Gaiam, QualityHealth, LiveStrong, and other popular online media.
My writing and editing services include: articles, blogs, newsletters, web copy, press releases, non-fiction books and book proposals.
I earned my Masters degree in Education from Bank Street College in New York City and my Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Colby College.
Hourly Rate: $100/hr
Location: SANTA MONICA, CA
Amazon Bestseller author who has published with major houses. I can quickly and professionally accomplish your writing, editing, and proofreading needs. I wrote "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Elance" (Penguin 2012). And "Pinterest Power: Market Your Business, Sell Your Product, and Build Your Brand on the World's Hottest Social Network" (McGraw Hill 2012).
See my Amazon author page. Copy and paste the link: http://www.amazon.com/Karen-Lacey/e/B008MYX99A/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1
Ghostwriting, collaborating, editing, book-doctoring; I do it all at a professional level. Whether it's self-help, how-to, or that novel you've been itching to write but just don't know how, I can help.
Please look at my feedback ratings to see what other clients have experienced. For a full resume see the Portfolio section of my profile.
Hourly Rate: $60/hr
Location: Palm Desert, CA
As an expert academic editor with over 10 years of experience in the industry and a PhD in Literature, I appreciate all of the challenges that undergraduate students, graduate students, and scholars face with the writing, editing, and formatting process. I also appreciate how challenging it can be to run a successful business and build a stellar reputation in your industry. That's why I've dedicated my career to academic and business editing; I strive to ease those challenges for my clients by providing them with meticulous editing services to polish their documents and ensure that they put their best foot forward.
I specialize in thesis and dissertation editing, as well as college/graduate school admissions essay editing, and editing of various types of business documents and content, including proposals, newsletters, reports, emails/social media, web content, and more.
Hourly Rate: $50/hr
Location: San Diego, CA
Professional writer and editor with 25 years experience in advertising and print campaigns, broadcast television, professional video production, literary editing, journalistic writing, corporate marketing and commercial ad styles. Substantial experience in SEO and content writing for websites. Heavy experience in broadcast TV.
Marketing and sales makes the world go round. It has direct impact on your company's bottom line profitability, choosing the right person is critical. A recent marketing campaign I implemented increased one company's gross sales by 1.6 million per year in the first 8 months of implementation. Bottom line results is my language when creating marketing material.
Hire me and retain a professional who has written over 250 commercials, thousands of pages of internet content, various broadcast television programs, screenplays, books and corporate videos. There is no substitute for experience and mine is comprehensive. Achieving your goal is my objective.
Hourly Rate: $44/hr
Location: Newport Beach, CA
Whether you need someone to elaborate on your explanations or snip your sentences, I am happy to help as long as the finished product is something worth reading. I don't care if it is a book or a blog post, a résumé or a recipe. Every time someone reads something, it should be worth their time.
If that sounds like the type of writing you're looking for, read on. It will be worth it.
I've published and won awards across multiple genres and mediums, including fiction and narrative non-fiction. My academic work has appeared in peer-reviewed journals, and I have written SEO and keyword-researched content for CouponPal.com
Some of those skills listed on the bottom of my profile don't have tests available for display on Elance. The tests are from smarterer.com, though, and here is my score card: http://smarterer.com/bdill12
Hourly Rate: $38/hr
Location: Pasadena, CA