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Julie W. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 23, 2015

Julie W.

Published editor, writer, and blogger.
   United States
  |  12:49 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

My edited works have been published in the New York Times, the Christian Science Monitor, and various academic journals. I also have a personal blog that follows my entrepreneurial endeavor in the direct sales industry.

I am an experienced writer, editor, and researcher with a substantial technology, post-production, and media background. My experience in advertising post-production and academic research and writing provides a unique advantage when taking on projects which require a creative, technologically savvy, and analytic approach. I...

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Jul 2, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Jul 2, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Jun 17, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jun 2, 2014|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Worked with author and publishing company in the final stages of book publication....
Wrote original website text for entire CAP site
Intense reworking of preliminary drafts to develop a publishable piece.
Intense reworking of preliminary drafts to develop a publishable piece.
Wrote article on hulu acquisition
Wrote article about Netflix programming.
Wrote article on the partnership of TWC and Xbox360
Wrote article on new Xfinity app for Kindle Fire.
Wrote article about DirecTV's new GenieGo

Skills (10)

Tested
Editing
English
English Grammar
Report Writing
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Microsoft Word
Writing
Blogging
English Proofreading
Microsoft PowerPoint

Service Description

I have had years of experience researching, editing, and writing at the collegiate and professional levels, with much of the work being published in either academic or mass markets such as the New York Times. When partnering with me to develop or polish a piece of writing, you can expect a collaboration that will bring your vision to fruition, not mine. I take direction well, and am sure to provide each client with the dedicated and individualized service that they need.

I hold a BA in Telecommunications, with a program emphasis on sound engineering. I have a BA in English, and a Michigan teaching certification in English and ESL for grades 6-12. I have a MA in Sociology, with a program focus on Education.

I am looking forward to working with you.

*Editing for academic purposes: Grants, research proposals, technical reports, papers intended for journal publication
*Article proofreading and editing for major news outlets and publications
*Blog editing and proofreading
*Blog writing
*Website copy and SEO
*Chapter writing
*Test development
*Copywriting / Sales
*Ghostwriting for both fiction and non-fiction pieces
*Research for academic and non-fiction writing
*Research and writing specialties include: education, English education, mentoring, Russian-American politics, sociology, secondary education, STEM.

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Education

Michigan State University
MA Sociology
2010 - 2012
Michigan State University
BA English
2007 - 2009
Michigan State University
BA Telecommunications
2000 - 2004

Keywords

Editing
blog
writing
proofreading
academic
research
lifestyle
education
sociology
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