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Sandra B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 30, 2015

Sandra B.

Contemporary communication -- crisp and clear
   United States
  |   Santa Cruz, CA
  |  9:49 am Local Time

Overview

Crisp, clear and effective communication in the English language has always been the focus of any job I've done in my career of over 30 years.

In the business world: editing/proofreading of business documents of all kinds: books, articles, advertising copy, brochures, websites, etc.

I owned and operated my own small business for 20 years, handling all public relations efforts and writing all advertising.

In the academic world: I have an MA in Education, and have been involved in the creation of teaching materials and curriculum...

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Jan 17, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Dec 15, 2014|Academic Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Dec 14, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Dec 5, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

I edited and proofread this e-book.
I edited this book for publication.

Skills (14)

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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 Speaking Test
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English Spelling Test
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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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English for Business
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U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Copy Editing
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Article Writing
Article Writing
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Academic Writing
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Public Relations
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Service Description

My goal: Quality writing. I agree with Mark Twain, who said over a hundred years ago: "....to condense the diffused light of a page of thought into the luminous flash of a single sentence...... is worthy of a prize just by itself."



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Education

Case Western Reserve University
MA, Education
1970 - 1972

Keywords

Editing
proofreading
business
non-fiction
writing
marketing
education
ESL
copyediting
My Snapshot
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  • 12 months
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Identity
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hamila
Type
Individual
Member Since
June 2008
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