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Heike B. | Elance
 
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Heike B.

Journalist. Editor. Translator. Software Teacher.
   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $60

Translator and editor of several NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORS. Native German. Published as a writer in the US and Europe. Over 25 years of experience with a great variety of media outlets, among them 12 years as a literature translator and editor for one of the largest European publishing companies.

Extensive teaching experience: DaF (German as a foreign language). TEFL (English as a foreign language).

Software-Coach for international clientele (executed in English and German).

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Jun 22, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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May 16, 2012|Translation|Private|Completed
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Dec 16, 2011|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Skills (10)

Tested
German Translation
English Editing
Creative Writing - Fiction & Non-Fiction
Journalism
Content Writing
Business Writing
German Editing
Medical Writing
Translation English German
WebEx & AT&T Connect Coaching

Service Description

With native speaker skills in both English and German, I write, edit and proofread all kinds of material from non-fiction to fiction - in virtually any field you can possibly imagine.

Additionally I provide German/English/French translations and interpretations of a great variety of topics including: Literature, Art, Business, PR/Marketing, Technical, IT, Medical, Advertising, Travel, Social Media, Architecture, Blogs, Web-Content, Newsletters ... just to name a few.

My work has been published in the US and in Europe.

As a software coach I train executives around the globe in German and in English.

Long-term business relationships are my best reference. A few of them are listed under "Employment".

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Employment

AT&T
Software Coach
2011 - Present
Providing software training for international executive clients via web conferences. (Executed in both, English and German.)
The German School of Atlanta - USA
Teacher
2005 - Present
Teaching German as a foreign language. Development and implementation of overall course structure. Administering all grades.
Art Journalism & Art Marketing
Journalist & Publicist
2005 - Present
Interviewing various artists for a monthly article series in several US magazines. Currently representing internationally acclaimed artist. Writing all press releases, newsletters, correspondence.
VantagePoint Studios, Inc. - USA
Media Producer
2001 - Present
3D-visualization and multimedia company. Providing content, graphics, editing and proofreading along with translations for all business related needs.
CMI Marketing, Inc., New York - USA
Journalist
2005 - 2006
Created articles and short-stories for international publication. Researched topics and delivered written content for Q & A projects.
Springer Verlag, Hamburg - Germany
Literature Translator & Editor
1991 - 2002
Translated and edited American fiction novels for the German-speaking market (Germany, Austria, Switzerland).

Education

Medicus
Certified Alternative Medicine Practitioner
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Keywords

German and English translations
editing
writing
proofreading
teaching
software training
coaching
journalism
e-learning
alternative medicine and health
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