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Esther Doucet | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 3, 2015

Esther Doucet

Flexible & Assertive Business Editor
   Canada
  |   St. Catharines, Ontario
  |  7:41 pm Local Time

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"Esther would genuinely be the final solution to your writing. She is an absolute artist...Brilliant work done; more than expected." - O'Bazzie Classics Fashion

Rated within the top 1% of freelancers on Elance, I am a multi-talented professional with a colorful background of expertise, yet specialize in copy and developmental editing. I hold my TEFL Master's Diploma and certifications of expertise in Business Writing and Administrative Assistance.

Providing outstanding quality service for others is my passion. I am an extremely assertive...

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Apr 7, 2015|Writing Project Management|Private|Completed
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4.9
Mar 8, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Mar 3, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jan 18, 2015|Copywriting|Private|Completed
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4.9

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Portfolio

The following essay was inspired by the entry on my online blog originally titled...
The purpose of this email was to request financial aid from such established business...
This is a self-help book by John George that I revised for a release of a second...
This is an excerpt of text from lesson from a course on Electrical and Sound...
These blog articles are some of the recent work I have authored for several companies...
This sample includes an article to be used as web content, and an example of two types...
This was a copyright agreement contract I wrote up for one of my clients, Alfredo...
I wrote up this email for a film student to use in requesting interviews from...
This was a last-minute project I was requested to complete on behalf of one of my...
Made improvements/corrections to - Verb tense, punctuation, spelling, capitalization,...

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Service Description

My experience spans a multitude of textual styles and genres. I am versatile and client-oriented. Ensuring your project is optimized for success is my highest priority; I give 110% to see that my clients' goals are fulfilled and exceed expectations. Below are outlined the services I offer authors of fiction and nonfiction.

COPY EDITING

This service is for you if . . .

- you need your fiction/nonfiction manuscript proofread and revised for basic grammar, spelling, punctuation errors, and word redundancy.
- you have already gone through your manuscript to proofread and clean up the content until it is the way you intend to keep it.
- you do NOT wish for any changes to be made to the content of your manuscript in regards to organization, plot, or character development.
- you feel your manuscript is complete and you are simply looking for a professional to review and clean up the basic errors you will have inevitably missed.
- you wish to have the project completed and returned to you within a short time frame.

DEEP LINE EDITING
This service is for you if . . .

- you are looking for all of the above PLUS revision for optimized syntax, word choice, voice and tone consistency, sentence and paragraph flow and structure.
- you believe your manuscript could be greatly improved by these revisions and corrections.
- you have received feedback from beta readers saying your manuscript needs polishing.
- your deadline is more flexible.

DEVELOPMENTAL EDITING - This...

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Employment

Nutrient Rich
Content Writer and Editor
2015 - Present
I research and write articles for the company's blog meant to educate about healthy living and better snack alternatives. I also edit articles.
InFlow Education
Editor, Ghost Writer, Publishing Agent
2014 - Present
I work with published author, adult life coach and motivational speaker John George in advancing his business through editing, ghost writing, publishing and marketing his literature.
Institution of Higher Education (Private)
Course Editor, Text Developer
2014 - Present
I revise and develop academic courses that have been translated from Italian into English. This requires me to perform extensive editing and results in drastically improved course material.
O'Bazzie Classics
Public Relations and Communications Writer
2014 - Present
I write newsletters and email queries with the purpose of marketing the O'Bazzie brand and its unique mission, maintaining the portrayal of a superb company image and furthering growth in its...
Wonderide.com
Editor in Chief, Author, Design Assistant
2014 - Present
I assist in the design of the Wonderide website and am chief editor of and contributor to the company's blog and newsletter.
Connecting Ties Inc.
Adult Living Support Supervisor
2014 - Present
I provide living support for elderly individuals with disabilities, plan & organize company events, complete daily, weekly, and monthly paperwork, and maintain detailed records of daily activities.
Kingdom Consultants
Editor
2014 - 2014
Performed technical and developmental editing on manuscripts in preparation for publishing.
Mountain Sky Hotel and Suites
Assistant Front Desk Manager
2013 - 2014
Handled shift reports, government paperwork, payment transactions; updated computer software & websites, replied to emails & phone calls, booked reservations, scheduled shuttles
Safeway
Assistant Manager
2012 - 2013
Wrote orders, took inventory of goods, organized fundraising events, trained & supervised employees in produce dept., handled payment transactions, stocked produce, floral & GM Depts, & much more

Education

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TEFL Master's Diploma
2014 - 2014
University of Alaska
Bachelor's of Business Communications
2011 - 2014
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copy
write
writer
content
marketer
proofreader
proofreading
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