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Jennifer O. | Elance
 
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Jennifer O.

Writer/editor/proofreader/virtual assistant
   United States
  |   Beloit, WI
  |  8:14 pm Local Time

Overview

I currently serve as a virtual assistant and travel editor, writing and editing articles, press releases, newsletters, and informative emails for a travel company.

I've been teaching journalism, copy editing, writing, photography, and desktop publishing for 6 years. I write short stories and novels as well as articles. I am familiar with AP style, APA, MLA, Chicago, and more.

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Aug 1, 2011|Virtual Assistant|$90|Completed
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5.0
Jul 2, 2011|Other - Administrative Support|$60|Completed
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4.0

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Portfolio

article for Silversea Cruise Lines
http://luxurytravelagency.com
sample article brief
E-newsletter content for travel website
Press release I wrote for a private membership travel club.

Skills (7)

Tested
Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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English
English Language
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Administrative Support
Administrative Assistant
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Call Center Skills
Call Center Skills Test
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Email Etiquette
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Office Skills Test
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Service Description

I have experience in editing for news, college papers, professional documents, and website content. I have also served as a ghost writer and am available for a variety of writing and editing tasks in many platforms.
I am familar with several writing and design programs, including Microsoft Office products, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and WordPress.

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Employment

Luxe Travel
travel editor/virtual assistant
2011 - Present
I compose original articles reviewing luxury hotels, resorts, and cruise lines around the world, and I provide editing services to the client. I also edit photos and provide basic Photoshop...
EducationCoach
Owner/Tutor/Editor
2010 - Present
I am an independent contractor for tutoring services, including instructional editing, ACT test preparation, writing instruction, homeschool curriculum development, and kindergarten-through-college...
Jefferson High School
teacher/journalism adviser
2006 - 2011
I taught English, writing, and journalism, including copy editing, desktop publishing, photography, design, and bookkeeping.

Education

Northern Illinois University
Bachelor's Degree with teacher certification
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National-Louis University
Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction
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Keywords

writer
editor
proofreader
journalism
creative
virtual assistant
clerical
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