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Linda S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 19, 2015

Linda S.

Writing that Compels
   United States
  |   San Diego, CA
  |  1:15 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $49

Expert instructional designer (ISD) and how-to writer. I improve lives through great training products, ebooks, and articles.

I've created more than 1,000 training and how-to products in a variety of media, including comprehensive training and coaching programs, workbooks, facilitator's guides, how-to manuals, ebook, sales presentations, articles, job aids, elearning courses, webinars, and teleseminars.

You'll find I'm fast, professional, results-focused, and easy to get along with.

When we work together, you can be sure of meeting...

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Mar 19, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Feb 14, 2014|Copywriting|Private|Completed
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Mar 13, 2013|Sales Writing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Custom training design. Repurposing of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People...
Super-effective business writing activity. Highly interactive, simple formula that gets...
Ron Roth healing prayer facilitation guide. Captured the delivery style and content of...
Customization of the Franklin Covey What Matters Most course. for First Union Bank....
One of 7 interactive workbooks showing real estate agents how to build a referral-based...
Sales letter, short copy example. Leading to a sign-up box for list building.
http://fullybookedcoach.com
Long copy sales letter example leading to purchase. 10% conversion rate to existing lists.
http://greatsalesquestions.com
Short copy sales letter with video leading to purchase.
http://appointmentgettingformula.com
Short sales copy in the promotion boxes.
http://realestatebusinesscoaching.com
One of 53 articles (currently) in ezinearticles.com.
http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Linda_Schneider
Page from an offline newsletter I was charged with writing and maintaining for several...
Organizational effectiveness process training activity.
Custom design of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People for Clark County, Ohio....
Fun 2-hour corporate training, teaching Honeywell's 8 core values.
Metra railroad safety manual re-write. Re-wrote the safety manual into a user-friendly...
Conducted extensive competency modelling, produced a competency guide for use during...

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eBook Writing
Sales
Management Skills
Time Management
Business Writing
Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Whether small or large, your project is important to you. You're on Elance to get an advantage...to leverage yourself cost-effectively. I understand. For that reason, I only bid on projects I believe I can do efficiently and effectively.

I have an M.A. in Linguistics with an emphasis on adult education.

Over the past 20 years, I've delivered more than 1,000 training products, as well as 100's of sales letters, ebooks, reports, and other documentation. I've managed 30+ international writing projects for companies like Franklin Covey, ResMed, Coldwell Banker, By Referral Only, Honeywell, Texaco, and more. You can see some of my work in my portfolio, and appropriate samples when I bid on your project.

I look forward to working with you.

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Employment

Accomplish Training
Owner
2008 - Present
Blog articles, ezine articles, training design, webinars, teleseminars for a sales training business.
ResMed
Instructional Designer - Sales and Coaching
2008 - 2010
Designed their corporate Manager as Coach training and support program, consisting of classroom training, online support system, and evaluation process. Designed their Global Consultative Sales...
Coldwell Banker
Agent Coach
2004 - 2008
Conducted agent performance and skills analysis, developed coaching programs to address prospecting reluctance, lead generation methods, business management systems.
By Referral Only
Senior Trainer
2001 - 2004
Created original content for training real estate agents to build referral-based businesses. Developed the signature "starter kit" containing 7 workbooks, videos, internet products, teleseminars,...
Franklin Covey
Custom Training Consultant
1996 - 2001
Started with Shipley, which became Franklin Quest, and finally Franklin Covey. Designed documentation, created original and custom training for external clients.

Education

University of Utah
Linguistics, M.A.
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Keywords

instructional design
ebooks
powerpoint
training
real estate
management
sales
training design
coaching
leadership
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