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Andy C. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 20, 2015

Andy C.

Charismatic Words
   United States
  |   Raleigh, NC
  |  4:08 am Local Time

Overview

My MA in Creative Writing from Royal Holloway University of London and years of teaching college English composition provide me with advanced language skills and the ability to communicate clearly with clients.

Exceptional copy editing and proofreading, with insights in improving rhetoric strength as well as grammatical precision. Skilled in both full and cleaned-up verbatim transcription. Experienced in resume writing and self-publishing through Kindle Direct Publishing, Smashwords, and Createspace.

Recently published "The End of the...

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Aug 1, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jul 11, 2014|Web Content|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jul 3, 2014|Academic Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jun 18, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

Detailing writing-focused education, English instruction, and creative volunteer...
From Lad Lit: Male Identification Through Relationships in Selected Literature and...
Written for NC State University professor application to develop a course for the...
Before-and-after edit of academic essay performed for Elance client.
Selection of narrative essay, "Waiting in the Rain," published under pen name...

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Employment

DeVry University
Adjunct Lecturer
2010 - 2013
Showed immediate success in Composition and Advanced Composition classes, teaching college-level writing skills to adult students in on-site classes of up to 18. Recognizing a need within students,...
The Nighstound Show, WCOM-LP 103.5 FM
Editor-in-Chief / Producer
2005 - 2009
Conceived of “magazine for your ears” format with co-creator Chris Wimberley and organized weekly episode content for 2-hour talk and music presentation. Prepared scripted and pre-recorded material...
NCSU Office of Professional Development
Marketing Assistant
2006 - 2007
Promoted from front desk position to assist Marketing Specialist Janice Sitzes, in order to make best use of writing ability. Prepared weekly electronic mailings to groups of up to 40,000 and...

Education

Royal Holloway, University of London
Master of Arts in Creative Writing
- 2008
North Carolina State University
Certificate of Professional Writing
2006 - 2007
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Proofreading
Academic
Creative
Grammar
Precision
Composition
Marketing
Rhetoric
Editing
Copy Editing
Essay
Digital Publishing
Transcription
Amazon
Smashwords
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