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Ula G. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 29, 2013

Ula G.

Freelance Writer, Health and Wellness, Blogger
   South Africa
  |   Somerset West, Western Cape
  |  10:01 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $30

I am a registered physiotherapist with 18 years experience in the health industry. I am currently pursuing a career in freelance writing. Apart from physiotherapy, my experience in the field includes office administration, office management, excellent people's skills, elementary bookkeeping skills, excellent communication skills in both English and Afrikaans, excellent computer skills including internet, internet marketing and social media. I am a driven, hard-working, highly motivated, multi-task orientated, mature and disciplined worker...

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Portfolio

Easy exercises to do at your desk for those who simply don't have time to get to the gym.
http://www.mybf.co.za/brutal-lifestyle/relationships-health/there-s-no-reason-not-to-get-fit-for-summer-10-easy-exercises-you-can-do-at-your-desk
Herbs have tremendous cancer-fighting properties and adding them to your dishes will...
http://www.healthsolutionssa.com/2011/01/reduce-your-risk-of-cancer-by-cooking.html
Tips on how to handle depression within a relationship -whether you're living with...
http://www.mybf.co.za/brutal-lifestyle/relationships-health/depression-and-your-relationships-tips-on-how-to-handle-depression-with-confidence
Confidence can make us much more attractive than any designer item ever can. Tips on...
http://www.mybf.co.za/brutal-lifestyle/fashion/your-hottest-fashion-accessory-confidence-ladies

Skills (3)

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English
Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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Passed
Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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Passed

Service Description

Writing: Lifestyle writer for website of Brutal Fruit http://mybf.co.za
Documentation:
Wrote and edited documents to keep staff informed on policies and procedures.
Consultation:
Experienced in consultation with staff and management as well as consulting customers on levels of service satisfaction
Established:
Internet marketing strategy for on-line health information and advisory site
Recorded:
Daily client data
Monitored:
Cash flow and credit controlling
Researched and wrote:
Health articles and easy to follow tips
Managed:
Office and reception

Qualifications:
Bachelor in Science (1993 UWC)
Effective communicator
Excel in computer skills and administrative tasks, expense control and customer satisfaction
Creative self-starter
Daily Data Capturing
Social Media
Content Writing

Professional Experience:
Self Employed in Worcester and Somerset West: January 1995 –October 2007
Physiotherapist in Private Practice: March 2008-Current
Content writing for Brutal Fruit
Founded a fast growing private practice. This included developing and perfecting many administrative, management, financial, communication, conflict resolution and people's skills over the time I spent building up a successful practice

Education:
University of the Western Cape, Bachelors in Science 1993. Field of Study: Physiotherapy
Studies included people's skills, psychology, industrial psychology, and instilling a high degree of professionalism as well as a solid work ethic.

Language:
Fluent in...

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Employment

Brutal Fruit
Freelance Lifestyle Writer
2011 - Present
Self-employed
Sole Proprietor
1995 - 2007
Founder and owner of lucrative private practice.

Education

University of the Western Cape
Bachelors in Science (Physiotherapy)
1988 - 1993

Keywords

Blogging
healthcare
Bachelors degree
writing
research
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