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
Maybe you canÂ?t judge a book by its cover, but sometimes itÂ?s hard to recover from a bad first impression when your work isnÂ?t quite at its best.
Hi! With twenty years of professional publishing experience, including editorial, print production, digital production, and marketing, I offer freelance writing, editing, and consulting services to clients in academia, business, technology, and community organizations, as well as to individuals needing the services of a professional wordsmith.
The services I offer are intended to ensure that your work Â? whether a manuscript, brochure, or web site Â? is at its best and your voice is clearly heard.
As an author myself, I am deeply familiar with the challenges and rewards of writing and publishing your work and the questions authors face in navigating the rapid evolution of the current publishing environment. As your adviser, I promise to give you a thoughtful, honest, and constructive review of your work and plans for publication.
Hourly Rate: $82/hr
Location: Greater Los Angeles Area, 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
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 rĂ©sumĂ© 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