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Brian S. | Elance
 
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Brian S.

Ph.D. in Philosophy & sought-after feature writer
   New Zealand
  |   Auckland, N/A
  |  3:10 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $30

Accomplished academic and feature writer currently developing marketing and communications content for a multinational interior design and architecture firm, and blog / article content for various parenting web sites.

I am a widely experienced writer in both academic and corporate settings. I have done extensive editing and proofreading. As a university lecturer, I designed courses and wrote complete lectures, compiled into book-length treatments of the relevant topics. Specialties include eBooks, Wikipedia work, blog writing, and brand...

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Aug 28, 2014|E-books and Blogs|$700|Completed
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3.0
Mar 25, 2013|E-books and Blogs|$80|Completed
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5.0
Mar 16, 2013|E-books and Blogs|$80|Completed
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5.0
Feb 28, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$20|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

Academic work in philosophy; a manuscript version of my doctoral dissertation.
Blog-sized article about improving business writing.
A reader-friendly comparison of the benefits and drawbacks of Linux vs. Windows...
Compilation of a variety of my writings.

Skills (10)

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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Business Writing
Content Writing
Editing
English Grammar
English Proofreading
English Spelling
Online Writing
Resume Writing

Employment

Dadding Full Time
Writer
2013 - Present
Founder of DaddingFullTime.com. Contributor to: KiwiFamilies.co.nz MerelyMothers.com GoodMenProject.com
Riverside Community College
Lecturer
2011 - 2011
Key Responsibilities: Design and implement university-level courses in philosophy. Design examinations and evaluate student progress. Lead and direct classroom discussions in a respectful learning...
Provident Savings Bank
Senior Programmer
1999 - 2010
Key Responsibilities: * Design and implement custom financial software to suit internal business needs. * Develop and implement strategies for improving business processes. * Evaluate exposure to...
Bluewood Designs
Owner / Designer / Builder
2002 - 2007
Design and build: * custom web sites * custom furniture

Education

University of California, Riverside
Ph.D. in Philosophy
1997 - 2010
Central Connecticut State University
Bachelor of Arts
1992 - 1996
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academic writing
blogging
editing
copywriting
philosophy
parenting
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