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Elaine S. | Elance
 
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Elaine S.

Careful proofreading and editing. Quality writing.
   United Kingdom
  |  3:19 pm Local Time

Overview

"A true professional, Elaine went the extra mile to ensure not only that delivery was on time but also that her proofreading was of a high standard. If you are seeking someone who takes care, checks grammar, punctuation and references, I highly recommend Elaine". (Proofreading a PhD thesis)

Are you looking for an experienced, reliable, and accurate proofreader/editor/writer for your academic or business document, or perhaps for a book?

Clients contact me when they need effective and error-free documents of any kind. If your project...

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Aug 4, 2015|Grant Writing|Private|Working
Aug 1, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working
Jul 21, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Jun 23, 2015|Web Content|Private|Working

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Portfolio

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Skills (15)

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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Academic Proofreading
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English Proofreading
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UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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Content Writing Skills Test
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Service Description

I'm an early-retired academic, with writing and editing experience spanning more than thirty years, and an exceptional range of skills:

- Essay, dissertation and thesis proofreading
- Bids, proposals and other technical writing and editing
- Material of any kind for teaching/training
- News articles and press releases
- Travel writing: destination articles focusing on events, arts and culture

Here's what other recent clients have to say:

“Did exactly what she said she would do to a very high standard - an excellent proof reader.” (Proofreading a business plan and brochure)

“Elaine has done a very professional and skillful job proof reading 16 articles for an academic anthology on Innovation and Leadership. We would definitely use her expertise again and have already recommended her to other clients". (Proofreading and editing a book on Innovation Management)








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Education

Open University
MA Cultural Studies
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Manchester University
PGCE (FAHE)
- 2002
Manchester University
First class honours in English and History of Art
- 1992

Keywords

academic
business
proofreader
editor
PhD
education
dissertation
thesis
report
training
professional
travel
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ElaineScanlan
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