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Erich Schmidt | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 16, 2015

Erich Schmidt

Content That Informs, Influences, & Sells
   Canada
  |   Burlington, Ontario

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $55

I am a seasoned and prolific writer and author, trained and experienced online journalist, a social media specialist, and story teller. I deliver content that informs, influences, entertains and sells, with clarity and compassion. I consider myself a genuine and empathetic person and all my work reflects this. It is honestly produced and diligently conceived. I stand firmly behind every word. Lastly, my explicit aim is to provide you with value. You will get what you want, when you want it.

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Jun 21, 2006|Web Content|$150|Completed
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4.9
Jun 13, 2006|Web Content|$250|Working
Jun 11, 2006|Creative Writing|$150|Working
Mar 20, 2006|Creative Writing|$100|Working

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Portfolio

media/press release for somacomputers.com, an advertising and information technology...
This sports writing portfolio contain some of my best sports stories and an editorial.
This is a varied cross-section of the stories I worte in my nearly 4 years as an online...
This is a sampling of the entertainment stories I wrote in my years as a news writer.
Samples of my best fiction writing
This is my health article on the mycoplasma infection.
This is a feature communications piece I did, an initiative of Hospice of London.
Sample Media/Press Release and Pitch Letter for an advertising campaign
This is an explanation of e-commerce and why it is so beneficial to businesses.
This is an explanation of information security on the Internet and why it is so crucial...
This is an example of what a short online privacy policy might look like.
This is an overview of the advertising/IT firm I worked for and why someone might...

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Tested

Service Description

My primary services are: (all include online research, editing, and revising)


Web content
Blog articles
Media Releases
Speeches (guaranteed to keep audiences awake better than coffee)
E-mails
Newsletters
Book ghostwriting (riveting, I promise)
Humour (done tactfully)
Product reviews
Biographies


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Employment

ErichSchmidt615.com
Professional Writer/Freelancer & Communications
2013 - 2015
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Writer, Editor, Web and Digital Media Specialist
2005 - 2013
somacomputers.com
Communications Director
2005 - 2005
Citytv/CityPuse24 (CHUM Television)
News Writer & Web Content Coordinator
2001 - 2005
Self-Employed
Professional Writer
1997 - 2000
I wrote and edited employee fact sheets and an array of communications materials for a major Canadian bank; I edited essays and theses for college and university students; I created brochures and...

Education

Sheridan College
Journalism New Media
2000 - 2001
Concordia University
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
1989 - 1993
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journalism
web content
writing
researching
editing
social media
storytelling
blog
researching
interviewing
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