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Karen S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 26, 2014

Karen S.

Multiple skills, detail oriented
   United States
  |   Austin, TX
  |  4:57 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $13

An interest in always learning something new has motivated me to acquire a variety of skills over the years. They range from word processing, data entry, office management, interior architecture and design, dressmaking, jewelry making and design, and pastry arts. I am also the current owner of an e-commerce retail business called Texana Western Shop (www.texanawesternshop.com) and former owner of a trade paperback book publishing company. I have experience in editing, book design, marketing and writing book reviews.

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Skills (9)

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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

I can provide the following services: custom accessory design, word processing, data entry, editing, book design, research, fiction writing, and story development.

As a book publisher, I've appeared on NPR, was interviewed by local newspapers and acquired the art of getting free publicity.

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Employment

Texana Western Shop
Owner
2013 - Present
Owner of an e-commerce retail business, www.texanawesternshop.com, featuring a collection of my handmade contemporary, southwestern, ethnic, spiritual jewelry and accessories.
Highbridge Press
Owner
2000 - 2003
Published 20 fiction and non-fiction trade paperback books Primary Responsibilities Reviewing manuscripts Interior book design and layout Cover design Editing Designing and maintaining...
Karen's Kitchen
Owner
1994 - 1998
Freelance Pastry Chef Catered private and corporate functions throughout New York City. Responsibilities included: baking, food preparation, menu development, delivery, set-up, clean-up,...
New York University Wagner School of Public Serv.
Admissions Assistant
1989 - 1993
Responsibilities included: processing applications, maintaining student database and files, responding to requests for application information, mailing notifications of admission status,...

Education

Academy of Art University
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Hunter College of the City University of New York
BA Communication Sciences
- 1982
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Jewelry Design
Data Entry
Word Processing
Research
Book Publishing
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