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Alice S. | Elance
Last Sign-in: Feb 2, 2009

Alice S.

Research. Communication. Success.
   United States


Minimum Hourly Rate $15

Effective writing doesn't happen by accident or luck. It takes talent, discipline, perspective, diligence, curiosity, and the ability to communicate with a wide variety of audiences. Good writing should cause some kind of reaction, even if its just a
fleeting pause to think about the product, service, or topic. This is the kind of writing we offer to our clients.

With almost 30 years'' experience in the business world as a consultant, research analyst and writer in the financial services industry, I know how to uncover the important factors...

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Model trains and Christmas Villages - which train is the best one to get?
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Service Description

As an internet entrepreneur involved in online retailing, SEO, niche marketing, and freelance writing, Creativist Research & Communications is a one-stop solution to your writing project needs. Almost three decades of experience in the consulting, marketing, and communications fields are available to clients who want on-target project work in a timely manner.

Content is king on the internet and without it your website will go unnoticed. Your e-business will not grow and flourish because your competitors are providing what the market wants. It is no longer enough to just put up a site with flashy colors and gee-whiz graphics - you need to provide substance. Search engine optimization is more than just getting the right code in place, it is about providing meaningful information to real human beings. This is what we're all about.

Insatiable curiosity and a love of research and writing drive our work. We can offer you writing projects that hit your mark.

I make my living on the internet, where the forms of communication are widely different than in the print, face-to-face, or television worlds. In order to capture the fleeting attention of buyers who are already overloaded with information, writing needs to be carefully crafted for this audience. Before beginning a project I carefully research the target audience to ensure that the message will be relevant to them. That way clients receive writing projects that will have the desired impact. In the fast-moving...

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2008 - Present
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2002 - 2004
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Russell Investment Group
Senior Research Analyst/Product Manager
1980 - 2002
I held various positions during my tenure at Russell, one of the world's premiere strategic investment consulting and money management firms. As a research analyst my job was to analyze investment...


Central Michigan University
Bachelor of Science, Business and Psychology
1973 - 1979
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Market research
Web Content Management
Article Writing
Business Writing
Marketing Materials/Brochures
SEO enhanced writing
Keyword Research & Analysis
Product Descriptions
Editing & Proofreading
My Snapshot
Finance & Management
Elance Level
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  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Per Client
Member Since
July 2008
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Alice S.