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Douglas Goodwin | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 30, 2014

Douglas Goodwin

writer, editor, photographer, and layout
   United States
  |   Des Moines, IA

Overview

I have worked on The Grand Views for over two years. Within that time have written for many departments including news, features and sports. My experience as an editor has giving experience in layout and design and prioritizing which stories to run in the issues. I have to work with staff writers to assign the stories.

I have gained valuable knowledge from his past experiences working at Principal Financial Group in the Information Technology area for over 20 years. I have also been a consultant with The Iowa Department of Education...

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Portfolio

Article for sports section on the wrestling team
Article on political cartoons
Press Release for the launch of an authors book release
Brochure of how vampires in the media effect teens
Review of a local event for weekly newspaper
Editor for why education is important.

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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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English Grammar
Online Writing
Content Writing
Computer Skills
English Punctuation
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Photography
Customer Service

Service Description

I have worked on campaigns for new businesses, change of branding and book releases. The campaigns have consisted of researching social media areas to target the main audiences, develop and send out press releases, and line up and perform guess blogging.

I hold a position on a local homeless shelter’s public relations committee. While on the committee I aid in increasing awareness of services of the shelter provides and heading one of the projects.

I have maintained a cooking blog, online massively multiplayer online role-playing game guild’s website, and promote them through social media.
As a newspaper reporter, I wrote articles for sports, features and news while also taking photos. I have developed slideshows to put on the website and voice overs for radio ads.

I have spoken at national, regional and state conferences on various sexual health topics. I have also developed training sessions, PowerPoint and am a trainer for many comprehensive health and abstinence based curriculum.

I am also an terrific cook.

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Education

Grand View Univeristy
Public Relations, Journalism and Photography
2010 - 2012

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