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Cindy Bauman | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 17, 2012

Cindy Bauman

I work with words, so you don't have to.
   United States
  |   Medford, OR

Overview

Transcription: I have been transcribing for 3 years, including for a Canadian professor who speaks many sentences in the ancient Sanskrit language, court cases, psychologists, spiritual teachers, teleconferences, producers, and writers. I have an excellent ear for sound, so I do not get thrown by accents, starts and stops, or multiple speakers.

Writing/Editing/Proofreading: I have been content editing and proofreading books, teleconferences, fliers, websites and all printed material for 10 years, and many of my clients become my writing...

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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Telephone Etiquette Certification
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Professional Letter Writing

Service Description

I have been helping people formulate their ideas through the written and spoken word professionally for ten years. And before that -- well, for as long as I can remember. I was a post production coordinator in the film and TV industry in Los Angeles, which, (in human language) means it required the ability to find just the right words or idea in a short amount of time, while remaining calm under pressure. Our sound team on a Jerry Bruckheimer TV series was nominated for a 1997 Emmy Award for "Best Sound in a Television Series". My ear is trained to hear even the slightest fluctuations in sound, which led to me starting a career in voice-over as well, specializing in animation and realistic children's voices. When my son was born, I combined these skills to work from home by proofreading and content editing, transcribing, copy writing, and acting in radio commercials. Currently, I have been hired as a writer for a documentary film/website project, which I am also helping to create.

I have been transcribing a variety of recorded material for 3 ½ years, including ancient Sanskrit language passages, teleseminars, conferences, lectures, courtroom cases, and psychological reports. My heightened awareness of sound variations makes my transcriptions precisely accurate. Whether it is an exact duplication of every utterance, several speakers whose voices need to be separated and differentiated, or foreign and domestic accents, I provide transcriptions that often exceed my...

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Education

St. Lawrence University
BS Psychology; Cum Laude; Psi Chi; "Who's Who in American Colleges"
1984 - 1988
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proofreading
line editing
voice-over
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