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Janet Pedersen | Elance
 
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Janet Pedersen

Targeted, elegant, audience-focused writing.
   Germany
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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

"Jan's writing is simply elegant, straightforward, targeted and results focused." -- Christie Ward, Principal, The Impact Institute

"Finally, a writer that takes our business success personally! Finding Jan has been a breath of fresh air for us. She has the exceedingly rare ability to really get inside our client's head." -- Owen Grant, CEO, Your Personal Power Symbol

"I tried to write a book about our dating business in Bangkok three times, and the results were always embarrassing. Jan turned my poor English, disorganized ideas and...

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Mar 9, 2015|User Guides & Manuals|Private|Completed
Mar 2, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working
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Feb 27, 2015|Copywriting|Private|Completed
Jan 7, 2015|Newsletters|Private|Working

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Edited, proofread, and ghost-wrote several chapters of eBook for Thai businesswoman to...
Wrote source articles, then combined them into an eBook targeted at senior executives.
Pitched and wrote a series of articles for a feature column in What's Working Now,...
Pitched and wrote 7 Deadly Website Sins for Wealthy Web Writer, an online magazine...
http://www.wealthywebwriter.com/?s=7+Deadly+Website+Sins
Edited 10 Chapters, and wrote chapter on SEO optimization. Project is used as an...
Designed, wrote, and delivered course on Anger Management for mid-level managers....
Researched and wrote component of training for actuaries in the auto insurance industry.
Compiled research surveys into a technical report for a Florida county health...
Researched, designed, wrote and delivered course on Communication to private companies....
Researched, designed, wrote, and delivered management course using the principles of...
Researched, designed, wrote and delivered management training program to managers in...
Researched, developed, wrote and delivered training program to managers and team...
Analyzed and reviewed effectiveness of website for an article in an online marketing...
Wrote introductory squeeze page for a designer of custom jewelry.
Ghost wrote article in the voice of a Thai businesswoman for publication in her monthly...
Wrote motivational article for monthly online magzine for Internet marketers.
Wrote original motivational article featuring the benefits of learning copywriting...
Wrote creative think piece about my life abroad, living on a boat.
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/03/31/961838/-Perspectives-of-a-Floating-Expat
Wrote article about living aboard and planning to cruise from Florida to Seattle on our...
Wrote original article, first in an ongoing series, under the pen name Jason Better....
Researched and wrote original article (and rant) about working with Freelance Writers...
Researched and wrote original article published under the pen name "Jason...
Wrote brief profile of Atlanta for a start-up travel site (now defunct). Project...

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Training and Instructional Design

Service Description

If you're looking for an honest, intuitive writer, editor, or proofreader who's easy to work with and committed to your project's success, you can count on me for fast, quality work.

Thoughtful and selective about the projects I choose, I don't write a word until I thoroughly understand your audience, your objectives and your specific needs.

I promise you'll be delighted. I offer:

Proofreading
Copy Editing
Spelling (US, UK)
Punctuation
Grammar
Style, tone, and voice consistent with your target audience
Sentence structure
Formatting consistency

Original writing
Articles
Blog Posts
Website Content
Landing Pages
Sales Pages
Autoresponder Messages


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Employment

Janet R Pedersen
Freelance Writer
2007 - Present
Lera Consulting Group, LLC
Training and Development Consultant
2004 - 2007
Designed, wrote, and delivered various corporate training programs for the Insurance, Pharmaceutical, and Cruise industries. Topics included communication skills, management and leadership,...
The Arise Foundation
Trainer
2004 - 2004
Designed, wrote and delivered train-the-trainer programs for youth detention facility staff, to teach life skills to juvenile offenders.
Royal Caribbean International
Trainer
2003 - 2003
Designed, wrote and delivered training programs for customer service staff. Delivered new-hire orientations to new hires at all levels in all departments.
Aspen Creek Seminars
Trainer
1996 - 2001
Delivered training to Notaries Public in 35 states.
CareerTrack
Trainer
1991 - 2000
Delivered customized corporate training for groups of from 10 to 500 individuals, in the US and Internationally.

Education

University of Washington
Psychology and Graphic Art
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editing
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copywriting
training
course design
website content
travel writing
sales writing
articles
blogging
technical writing
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