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Edward M. | Elance
 
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Edward M.

USA provider / Excellent Value
   United States
  |   Glendale, CA
  |  2:01 am Local Time

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Overview

As someone who has hired several contractors on Elance, I know that choosing the right contractor can be overwhelming, especially as bids pour in from around the world.

But consider this: What are you really looking for in an Elance contractor?

In my experience, the best contractors are willing to work with you like a partner. They take the time to understand your goals and help you achieve them. And that is exactly what I can do for you.

In addition, when you hire me, you also get access to my talented team. As the founder of a Los...

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Nov 12, 2012|Website Design|$200|Completed
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4.7
Jul 21, 2012|Website Design|$240|Completed
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5.0
Apr 17, 2012|Videos|$5,967|Working
Apr 15, 2012|Testing & QA|$113|Completed
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Portfolio

Designed a bold yet clean website/blog for a client that needed a site that would...
http://artofawesomeness.com/
Built on Wordpress, this is a full-featured ecommerce site. Like many startups, the...
http://borntobackpack.com/
This client ran a very successful Etsy store, but wanted their own online presence so...
http://littledreamerstutus.com/
This client came to me with a question – “how can we increase engagement with our...
This is a completely customized flash video player that I designed from scratch....
http://realwaymedia.com/the-realway-media-player/

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Service Description

Most design agencies simply don't understand the art and science behind designing websites for business results. They simply focus on what is aesthetically pleasing or technically feasible.

But great design isn't just about what looks good, it is also about understanding how design impacts a business goal, such as,improving sales conversions of a product; increasing newsletter sign-ups; or delivering a greater number of sales leads.

The bottom line is that most design agencies deliver websites that don't get results.

Since the great majority of designers just don't get it, chances are your competitors don't have websites that are well designed.

So why follow their lead?

We can design a website for your business that helps you own the space that you are in. We are not like other design agencies that try to make your website simply look pretty. We understand the latest research in web design that not only gives you a beautiful website, but also delivers true business value.

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Employment

Harvard Business School
Technical Trainer
2011 - 2012
Provide on-site technical training services for faculty and staff at Harvard Business School.
Independent Corporate Trainer
Corporate Trainer
2010 - 2011
Corporate trainer at several Fortune 50 companies as well as several large Japanese multinationals in Tokyo, Japan.
U.S. Department of Commerce
International Trade Specialist
2003 - 2010
Advised small- and medium-sized businesses in developing and expanding international sales. Developed and ran seminars on international business topics. Organized and participated in trade events,...

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