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Nicole Busch | Elance
 
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Nicole Busch

Writing/Editing/Admin pro--versatile and fast
   United States
  |   Mt Arlington, NJ
  |  4:43 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

My combined copywriting, editing, and administrative experience enables me to tackle a range of projects: websites, books, reports, scripts, sales materials, online product descriptions, typing, virtual assisting, online research, and more.

When you hire me, you're getting a native English speaker with a BA in English from Rutgers University and postgrad training in copyediting. A seasoned pro with 30 years of experience, I possess a solid foundation in editing, am a rock star when it comes to turning dry information into punchy, creative...

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Apr 29, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Sep 27, 2012|Article Writing|Private|Completed
Jun 14, 2012|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Editing, blurb writing, and ongoing book promo.
Fixed grammar, punctuation, and typos; addressed tone, flow, and clarity; corrected...
Copyediting, line editing
Editing, blurb editing, book promo writing
Editing, blurb writing, social media promo
Fixed grammar, punctuation, and typos; addressed tone, flow, and clarity; corrected...
Fixed grammar, punctuation, and typos; addressed tone, flow, and clarity; corrected...
Fixed grammar, punctuation, and typos; addressed tone, flow, and clarity; corrected...
Print ad campaign concepts for the Cetaphil family of products, aimed at a pediatrician...
Patient education brochure for people with scalp psoriasis.
Second in a series of advertorials promoting a new Vitamin D ointment for psoriasis...
New business pitch ad concept for Testim, a treatment for low testosterone.
Journal ad aimed at healthcare professionals introducing a new, larger size of Clobex...
One in a series of advertorials promoting a new Vitamin D ointment for psoriasis prior...
Wrote a series of e-blasts to promote Bicillin L-A for the treatment of upper...
Wrote a microsite (similar to an online sell sheet) to promote a migraine treatment.

Skills (10)

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Editing
Editing/Copy Editing
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Copyediting
Copywriting
Copywriting
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Business Writing
Business Writing
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Online Writing
Medical Writing
Pharmaceutical copywriting
Health writer
Substantive Editing
Line Editing

Service Description

Copywriting, book editing, copyediting, line editing, proofreading, article writing, health writing, pharmaceutical industry writing, medical writing, Web content writing, digital media writing, blogging, speech writing, press releases, script writing, autoresponder e-mails, ghost writing, virtual assistant, typing, transcribing.

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Employment

Triple Threat Communications
Contract Copywriter
2013 - 2013
Write promotional copy (digital and print) for a cardiovascular pharmaceutical product.
Nikki Busch Editing Services
Editor/copyeditor/proofreader/copywriter
2012 - 2013
Edit and proofread fiction novels, novellas, short stories, and non-fiction for self-published authors and small publishers; edit a monthly newsletter for a local arts professional; and write...
GSW
Freelance Copywriter
2012 - 2013
Wrote promotional copy (digital and print) for a variety of pharmaceutical products at a healthcare advertising agency. Work included microsites, autoresponder emails, websites, direct mail, and...
NBwritethink
Freelance writer
2012 - 2012
Partnered with advertising, media, marketing, and small business firms to create promotional copy and develop creative strategies that met client objectives. Responsibilities include writing:...
ICC Lowe, Parsippany, NJ
Group Copy Supervisor
2008 - 2012
Wrote advertising copy for health care products, including the new pain product Nucynta ER, the ADHD medication Vyvanse, and two successful new business pitch wins. Supervised copywriters on...
Sudler & Hennessey, New York, NY
Group Copy Supervisor
2002 - 2008
Wrote advertising copy for skincare products, including Cetaphil cleansers, lotions, and creams, the Clobex line of psoriasis treatments, and the launch of Vectical ointment for psoriasis. Also...
NBM Communications
Freelance copywriter
2002 - 2002
Provided writing services for advertising agencies, communications firms, and individuals. Responsibilities included: *Ghostwriting articles *Direct mail campaigns *Press releases/company...
Torre Lazur, Parsippany, NJ
VP, Group Copy Supervisor
1998 - 2002
Supervised writers on a range of health care products and wrote copy for the asthma treatment Xopenex and blood pressure medication Diovan. Responsibilities included writing: *Campaign concepts...
Blunt, Hann, Sersen Inc., West Paterson, NJ
VP, Group Copy Director
1996 - 1998
Ran copywriting department and developed promotional copy for several products aimed at a female audience. Responsibilities included writing: *Advertising campaigns *Print ads *Direct mail...
Thomas Ferguson Associates, Parsippany, NJ
Group Copy Supervisor
1991 - 1996
Responsible for advertising copy development on 2 major blockbuster product launches, the allergy medications Claritin and Claritin-D. Supervised a team of copywriters and made significant...

Education

Rutgers University
Bachelor of Arts, English
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University of California-San Diego
Certificate in Copyediting (in progress)
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Keywords

Copywriting
editing
article writing
direct mail
product descriptions
medical writing
web content
copyediting
line editing
proofreading
typing
virtual assistant
email
transcribing
online research.
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