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EDITING on DEMAND

When you need it yesterday
   United States
  |   Eaton Rapids, MI
  |  3:05 am Local Time

Overview

EDITING ON DEMAND is a freelance editing and writing service--Chicago style--specializing in technical and academic works, textbooks and training manuals, news copy, and other various nonfiction copy.

Areas of expertise are

*Substantive and developmental editing
*Proofreading
*Rewriting
*Writing
*Research
*Transcription

My specialty is offering quick turnaround, including same-day service. Do you need it now? Have your copy edited now, by me personally, not by a staff of people you may or may not be able to speak with regarding...

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Portfolio

Transcription into E-Book
Article Writing
Technical Editing
Engineering Textbook Edit

Skills (14)

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English
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English Spelling Test
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English for Business
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2007 Test
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Business Writing
Business Writing
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Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Editing
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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Punctuation
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U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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English Proofreading
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Email
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Microsoft Excel
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Service Description

Languages and Areas of Expertise
I am a native American English-speaking copy editor and proofreader. I am also versed in British and Australian English.

In addition to English, I have studied Russian, Spanish, and Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian (BHS, or the Central South Slavic diasystem.

Experience in Formats
My editing experience includes electronic editing through MSWord's track changes feature, PDF files, OCR with Abbyy Finereader, as well as hard-copy editing.

My Experience
I have edited for first-time authors, publishing houses, businesses, non-profit security firms, major news organizations, and magazines. I have edited full-length books (nonfiction), insurance manuals, news articles, in-depth world event analyses, how-to books, Web site copy, magazine copy, technical documents, peer-reviewed journals, and academic works.

My Specialties
My specialties are non-fiction and technical copy, world events, international relations, quick turnaround, and rewrite.

Other Work History
Prior to copy editing and proofreading, I spent seven years supervising half of the production planning and distribution department at Dart Container Corporation, and another two years working as a project analyst for the vice president of production and finance.

In addition to copy editing and proofreading, I have professional knowledge in the following areas:

*Plastics and thermoforming
*Accounting
*Financial analysis / Trend analysis / Statistics
*International relations
*Foster...

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Keywords

technical
white paper
investigative research
academic
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proofread
english
textbook
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user guide
training manual
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nonfiction
non-fiction
proofreading
technical copy editing
OCR
Company Snapshot
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Identity
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Member Since
February 2006
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Jen Alic
Jen Alic
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