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Katharina Kurwig | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 30, 2015

Katharina Kurwig

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   United States
  |   Pleasant Hill, CA
  |  1:57 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

My organizational, administrative and bookkeeping services focus on individual business needs - they will help create more space, have more time, get the desired results and be more successful.

18+ years of experience in many aspects of business and a comprehensive education provide the resources to promote your desired level of efficiency, organization and communication.

Prior to Kurwig Consulting, I founded and successfully sold RSH Reiseservice, a high-end speciality travel business and the HeartCenter School, a space for children to...

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Service Description

- Organizational and administrative services.

I implement efficient systems to improve the information flow in a business, match work style to system structures, make sure everything is on track as well as provide tips on how to stay organized or become better organized.
I built my expertise over the years through founding and operating businesses of my own, through working with clients optimizing their efficiency and organization, and through networking, ongoing education and keeping up with the industry.

- Bookkeeping.

QuickBooks (desk top or online), Quicken or manual bookkeeping systems.
I am a member of the QuickBooks ProAdvisor program.

- Travel and Event planning.

I have 15+ years experience in the travel and hospitality industry (founded and operated a high-end speciality travel business for exclusive clientele; assisted in the banquet department of the international Moevenpick Hotel; worked as an event coordinator for an international facilitator of Business Constellation Workshops). These successful business years helped me develop and accomplish excellent customer service, organizational and communication skills.

- Social media presence.

- Online shopping, internet research, emails, and telephone handling, providing you with detailed reports.

- German/English translations (native speaker).

Im a highly organized, flexible and reliable person, committed to creating, improving and/or maintaining space in a business so you can thrive personally and...

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Employment

Barbara Wagner, 4Life
Administrative Assistant
2013 - Present
Provide organizational, administrative and bookkeeping support. Manage social media presence. Travel planning.
HeartCenter School
Owner
2011 - 2012
Founded and operated the HeartCenter HomeSchool. Designed and taught an independent curriculum. Communicated directly and in timely manner with students and families either by telephone,...
Kurwig Consulting
Owner
2000 - 2007
Developed vision and mission statements for small businesses. Conducted research, developed marketing and advertising strategies, established accounting systems. Provided...
Broering / Te Nijenhuis family
Home school teacher
2003 - 2005
Developed and taught a multiple subject curriculum to two girls in 5th/6th and 6th/7th grade (bilingual German/English). Subjects taught: German language, English language, French language...
RSH Reiseservice (travel agency)
Owner
1993 - 2000
Successfully founded and operated a high-end specialty travel business for exclusive clientele. Managed administration, planned and carried out direct marketing activities, maintained and...

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Foothill College
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Westfaelische Wilhelms Universitaet, Germany
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Berufsfachschule Hamburg, Germany
Buerokauffrau (Office administration)
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Esalen Institute, Big Sur, California
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ITUniversity online
Certificate
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