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Shelley B. | Elance
 
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Shelley B.

Experienced professional writer and journalist
   Canada

Overview

Graduate degrees in journalism (MA) and in creative writing (MFA).

Professional experience and expertise in journalism and corporate communications; writing, editing, revising and proofreading; media relations, speech writing, web content development, recruitment marketing, employee communications, strategic planning and executive correspondence.

Publications range from extensive staff and freelance articles in newspapers and consumer, trade and corporate magazines, to creative writing, including fiction, non-fiction and poetry in...

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Article Writing
Journalism
Public Relations
Report Writing

Service Description

An experienced writer and editor, with a background in journalism, extensive corporate communications expertise, and a creative flair.

Whether you have an idea you want to explore or a document re-written, a person you`d like interviewed or a company profiled, a newsletter article drafted or a memoir critiqued, I can help.

I have more than 30 years of professional writing experience in a wide range of fields, from non-profit to corporate and government; from creative to technical; from editing to coaching new writers.

I am quality conscious, deadline driven and respectful of confidentiality. I work by e-mail for speed and privacy.



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Employment

Human resource agency
Communications consultant
1997 - Present
Non-profit organization, health sector
Communications consultant and newsletter editor
1996 - 1997
Freelance
Writer, editor and communications consultant
1987 - 1996
Major daily newspaper
Reporter and feature writer
1978 - 1987

Education

University of British Columbia
Master of Fine Arts, Creative Writing
2005 - 2009
University of Western Ontario
Master of Arts, Journalism
1997 - 1998

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editing
proofreading
writing
translation
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