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Diane Spivak | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 2, 2015

Diane Spivak

Great writing. Right. Now.
   United States
  |   Lowell, IN
  |  1:43 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

Ranked in top 1% in Elance English Skills Test.

Award-winning writer, editor, interviewer, communicator and author of more than 4,000 published articles. Graduated cum laude from Indiana University.

Articles, press releases, SEO, advertorials, editing, proofreading, transcribing and more.

After talking to thousands of people from all walks of life, I've learned that everybody has a story to tell, and I can spin that story into a great read. My awards attest to that. Find them on my LinkedIn profile.

I write copy about you or your...

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May 22, 2013|Web Content|Private|Working
May 14, 2013|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed
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May 9, 2013|E-books and Blogs|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

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My profile with links to several travel articles I've written for WeekAway

Skills (3)

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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

I can write anything you are looking for, from research articles to a stellar profile of your business, to a personal profile, and more.

I will write your bio, articles, press releases, biography, autobiography, transcription, travel piece, you name it. I can rewrite your copy flawlessly or conduct a telephone interview with you or your client and write copy from that. I can transcribe audio and video recordings into text for you. I can write 3-second and 1-minute scripts for your online ads.

I've solely written and edited entire advertorial newspaper sections highlighting towns and their businesses. I've written online magazine articles about Olympic athletes. I've written 30-second and 60-second online streaming scripts for products.

Just go to Google or any other search engine and enter the keywords "Diane Krieger Spivak."

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Employment

DKS Communications
Principal
2011 - Present
Research, interview, write, edit, proofread any and all types of projects, from press releases to white pages to news articles for print and web, transcribe and rewrite, biographies, autobiographies.
Sun-Times Media, Post-Tribune
staff writer
2005 - 2011
Covered breaking and daily news for Porter County courts, Lake and Porter counties municipal government, environment, medicine, education, business, agriculture, enterprise, feature and religion...
Splash magazine
Special Correspondent
2004 - 2010
Special Correspondent Splash magazine January 2004 January 2010 (6 years 1 month) Based at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Splash is USA Swimming's publication....
The Times Media Company of Northwest Indiana
News correspondent
1989 - 2005
Covered breaking and daily news in Lake and Porter counties. Exclusive writer and editor for municipal advertorial packages. Also covered environment, health, feature and religion stories.

Education

Michigan State Michigan State University
Fellow, Environmental Reporting
2007 - 2007
Indiana University
BA Liberal Arts
1995 - 2000

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writer
editor
transcriptionist
interviewer
profiler
copywriter
copy editor.
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