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Kate B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 4, 2015

Kate B.

Copy editor
   Chile
  |   Concon, Valparaiso

Overview

I am an Australian university English teacher of Literature, Pedagogy and Language living in South America.
I have invaluable knowledge and experience dealing with English as a foreign and second language - the written word (essays, reports, anaylsis, abstracts or translations) so I understand intimatey the associated frustrations, innuendos and, sometimes, limitations of language. I have translated one academic text book for dentistry (Spanish to Eng).

I am also a professional Copy Editor for business and business research with experience...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Community Outreach
English
Editing
Event Planning
Business editing
Higher Education
ESL teaching
Microsoft Office
Public Speaking
Research

Service Description

Copy editing/ Proofreading -
Identify basic errors in: spelling; grammar; and punctuation.
Cross-check numbering for figures, tables, graphs etc.
Clean-up exisiting, random headings, captioning & diagrams.
Content Logic - Read and REALLY understand the content of your document.
Provide suggestions as to how you might rearrange content creating a more logical argument or proposal.
Ensure increased clarity of content and alignment with the needs of the audience.

Fast turnaround for shorter documents such as: Client letters; short reports; project plans, academic abstracts, presentations etc.

Lengthier reports; projects; essays; book chapters; academic papers; bids and presentations can be delivered with longer turnaround times.

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Employment

Armada de Chile
English Language Teacher
2013 - 2013
Evalueserve
Business Editor
2007 - 2008
Evalueserve : CFO solutions, Analytics, IP & Research & Development solutions servicing Fortune 500 firms, financial services firms, healthcare and life sciences, various manufacturing and service...

Education

University of New England (AU)
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
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Laureate International Universities
English Teacher Training Induction Course
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copy editing
proofreading
content logic
argument
academic
business research
business editing
English
foreign language
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