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Kerry-ann Ives | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 12, 2014

Kerry-ann Ives

Writer Researcher Editor Copywriter
   South Africa
  |   Johannesbury, Gauteng
  |  11:29 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $16

Experience in article/content /business/creative copy writing & have a few articles published. Also edit, proofread, compile Corporate manuals, Professional Resumes & Portfolios. Iv'e been freelancing /consulting for just on 11 years. I am an independent worker, a bit of a perfectionist with lots of creative energy. My background includes Marketing, Advertising, Brand Development, Human Resources & Behavioral Sciences. Gained experience in the Fashion industry as a Stylist & Fashion buyer. I studied Interior Design & enjoy the challenge of...

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Mar 22, 2014|Article Writing|Private|Completed
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Nov 3, 2013|E-books and Blogs|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Was advertised in the local newspapers across KZN and was also used as generic signage...
general advert for all the practices across KZN
MAPP is an online appraisal system which reveals ones true motivations. Includes...
verified certificates
Imagine creating an environment for the free flow of ideas & constructive...
Craft. How-to tutorial. How to create decorative Vintage plate frames for display
http://www.reportersvintage.com/vintage-interior-design/our-ideas/138-vintage-plate-frames.html
Researched and authored this article for a Vintage website
Created a Vintage advert for a competition
http://www.reportersvintage.com/vintage-fashion/show-yourself/164-come-on-out-and-show-yourself.html
How-to tutorial How to make you own vintage style box
http://www.reportersvintage.com/vintage-interior-design/our-ideas/173-how-to-decoupage-your-own-vintage-jewellery-box.html

Skills (10)

Tested
Report Writing
Marketing
Business Writing
Human Resources
Creative Writing
Article Writing
Editing
Adobe Photoshop
Blog Writing
Content Writing

Service Description

I am fortunate that I am able to write with confidence on many subjects which I both studied and then practiced for a large part of my working career. I studied Interior Design and completed both a Sales and Marketing Management Certificate (IMM) and a Personnel and Training Management (HR) Higher Certificate. I have had a number of articles published in various magazines. Topics included Productivity & Performance, Space Planning and utilization, Marketing strategies, Consumer Behavior; Merchandising techniques and strategies & Creating effective visual displays. I have researched, developed and authored Training manuals and Company Operational manuals for various Industries and companies (Optical, Pharmaceutical, Medical (clinics), Health and Fitness, Fashion, Home Decor and arts and crafts.) I have been involved in Company Profiling, Brand Development, Public Relations and Advertising.
I am an accredited Pilates Instructor and I worked with both Physiotherapists and Biokeneticists. I focus on rehabilitative work, helping clients overcome injuries through personalized programs. Other interests and hobbies include; Photography, I am proficient on Photoshop, art- sketching and painting with all mediums, fitness and health. I also did volunteer work as a case worker for an NGO - The Teddy-Bear Clinic in Johannesburg. They deal with child abuse cases.


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Keywords

Article Writing
Copy-writing
SEO
proofreading
Editing
fitness and health
Marketing
Interior Design
training manuals
Self improvement
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Writing & Translation
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