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Karen Carter | Elance
 
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Karen Carter

Professional Editor and Writer
   United States
  |   Lone Tree, CO
  |  2:21 am Local Time

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Overview

"Outstanding work." "Fantastic job!" "Better than I expected." "Great edits and [you] maintained my voice, thanks." "Thanks again, great job!"

"This is absolutely outstanding! You did a phenomenal job and I couldn't be more happy with it."

--Elance Client Feedback

As a contract copy editor, I focus on the job at hand. When you hire me to edit your project, you can be confident not only in my abilities as an editor, but in the professional caliber of every interaction you will have with me. I understand the demands and importance of...

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Nov 25, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$65|Completed
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Portfolio

Worked with management to ensure all required details were included in this press...
One page from my recent edits of an ebook focused on helping Chrome users get the most...
I wrote these these executive bios for a corporate client. Please note that the actual...

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Service Description

More details on the editing services I offer can be found on my Karen Carter Communications website: http://kccommunications.blogspot.com.

I am also available to conduct research; write web copy as well as content for print publications; write or edit business copy for use in sales, marketing, internal communications, public relations, or other projects; and proofread manuscripts.

Testimonials:

"Karen Carter edited all of my books/monographs before I submitted them to my publishers. She works magic!" --Jodi Levine Laufgraben, Associate Vice Provost and Director, Periodic Program Review, Temple University

"During my application process for top part-time MBA programs in New York City, I composed countless admissions essays. For my most effective and compelling topics, I sought the professional expertise of Karen Carter Communications. Karen Carter's insightful editing added layers to my work and brought out my inner voice. I found her technique to be crisp and thorough and would recommend her to my most respected colleagues." --Anthony DeFeo, Assistant Vice President, Personal Banking, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Graduate Student, Fordham University

"I want to pass along a personal note of thanks for your diligent and insightful notes on the College Gold manuscript. They helped make it a better book!"
--Doug Hardy, General Manager/Editor, Monster Careers at Monster Worldwide

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Employment

Karen Carter Communications
Contract Editor
2008 - Present
Offer professional editing services on a contract basis.
Digital Folio, Inc.
Communications Specialist
2009 - 2013
Wrote and edited marketing and public relations copy, assisted with human resources and payroll, managed social networking accounts.
Pearl Street Publishing
Contract Editor
2004 - 2011
Created and edited web content for various sites. Edited full-length poetry, fiction, and non-fiction manuscripts.
Theratech Publishing
Contract Contributor and Editor
1988 - 1998
Created newsletters for medical specialists to distribute to their patients. Worked for ten years for this client.
Ingram Book Group
Managing Editor
1990 - 1993
Worked in Creative Services and Marketing departments. Produced monthly in-house newsletter (interviewed associates and executives, wrote and edited all copy, photographed groups and individuals,...
Industrial Risk Insurers
Managing Editor
1988 - 1990
Produced monthly employee newsletter. Interviewed associates and executives. Wrote and edited all copy. Photographed groups and individuals. Manually prepared camera-ready pages.

Education

Syracuse University
Magazine Journalism and Art History Dual Majors
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