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Kelly McGough | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 27, 2014

Kelly McGough

Experienced Copy Editor
   United States
  |   Florissant, MO
  |  7:29 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

I have experience in copyediting over two hundred manuscripts of all genres, including fiction, nonfiction, children's, and Christian. My responsibilities at an Oklahoma publishing company included rescuing sentences from such calamities as sneaky misspellings, awkward comma placements, and pesky inconsistencies. I also composed a synopsis of each manuscript and provided conceptual suggestions to improve readability and storytelling.

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Mar 24, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Feb 27, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Feb 12, 2014|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Feb 8, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

- Edited the manuscript, correcting errors in grammar, spelling, and punctuation -...
- Provided last-minute edits, checking the manuscript for spelling, punctuation,...
- Edited the manuscript, correcting errors in grammar, spelling, and punctuation -...
- Edited the manuscript, correcting errors in grammar, spelling, and punctuation -...
- Edited the manuscript, correcting errors in grammar, spelling, and punctuation -...
- Edited the manuscript, correcting errors in grammar, spelling, and punctuation -...
- Edited the manuscript, correcting errors in grammar, spelling, and punctuation -...

Skills (10)

Tested
English Grammar
Editing
Computer Skills
Microsoft PowerPoint
General Office Skills
Email
WordPress
Academic Writing
English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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Report Writing

Employment

Tate Publishing
Copy Editor
2011 - 2012

Education

University of Central Oklahoma
Bachelor's Degree in General Studies
2006 - 2009

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Identity
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KellyTheEditor
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Member Since
June 2013
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