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Corey Y. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 26, 2015

Corey Y.

Experienced Translator, Writer, Researcher
   China
  |   Beijing, Beijing

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $17

I am a Chinese - English bilingual. As an experienced freelancer, I do translation and writing, online marketing, and research. I have a BA in English from China, and an MA in anthropology from USA.

I have worked as a full-time professional Chinese - English and English - Chinese business news translator and editor for three years. My areas include business, finance, economy, investment, health and medical care, tourism, and so on. I also provides business, educational, language and other writings.

I have four years of work experience in...

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Apr 16, 2015|Article Writing|$50|Completed
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Apr 15, 2015|Translation|$12|Completed
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Apr 8, 2015|Translation|$329|Completed
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Mar 31, 2015|Chinese <-> English Translation|$11|Completed

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Portfolio

Translated Marketing and Sales Document
Translated tourism, food and culture docment
Translated it from Chinese to English

Skills (12)

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Translation Chinese English
Creative Writing
English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Translation English Chinese
Translation English Mandarin
English To Mandarin Translation Skills Test
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Mandarin
Translation Mandarin English
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Market Research
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Service Description

1. English-Chinese and Chinese-English Translation: I have several years of experience in translation. I am interested and proficient in translating Chinese social, economic and cultural issues, and academic writings to the world. I am equally proficient in translating writings from English to Chinese. I translate brochures, websites, blogs, to name just a few.

2. Online Marketing and Market Research: I provide social media marketing - Sina Weibo marketing and WeChat (Weixin) marketing - , Baidu campaign and other online marketing methods. I do market research, about Chinese and other markets. I have formal training in research methods including interview, survey, participant observation, etc. I read both English and Chinese sources and write marketing report in English.

3. Proofreading: I proofread English-Chinese translation. I am good at grasping the nuances and subtleties in both English and Chinese. I pay attention to details.

4. Commentary and Review: I write commentaries on social and cultural issues, demography, news report, economy, and so on. I review books, journal articles, and movies.

5. Creative Writing: I have traveled to a lot of places in China, the US and Turkey, and met many people with different backgrounds. This experience provides me with rich sources for writing. I have a plan to write a novel that focuses on cross-cultural encounters, friendship, romance, social change and globalization.

6. Content / Blog Writing / Copywriting: I write on a...

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Employment

Texas A&M University
Teaching and Research Assistant
2009 - 2011
1. Teaching Assistant: A. Answered students' questions face-to-face B. Compiled, arranged, and graded exams C. Advised students online 2. Research Assistant: A. Collected data related to Eurasia,...
SinoFile Information Services Ltd.
Translator and Editor
2002 - 2005
1. Used the database to edit news sources 2. Edited media sources about technology and business news 3. Translated media sources from Chinese to English 4. Translated articles of various fields...

Education

Texas A&M University
Master of Arts in Anthropology
- 2011
Beijing Language and Culture University
Bachelor of Arts in English
- 2002

Keywords

Chinese and Mandarin
English
Translation
Academic and Research
US and China
Transcription and Proofreading
Social Media Marketing
Baidu and Haosou Campaign
Creative Writing and Writer
Anthropology and Sociology
Content Writing
Copywriting and Copywriter
Blog
Medical and health care
Travel
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Identity
Username
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Member Since
October 2013
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