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Lauren Waddell | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Nov 28, 2012

Lauren Waddell

Editor, proofreader, copy writer and more!
   United States
  |   San Francisco, CA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

I am a professional writer, editor, and administrative ninja. I'm looking for work that allows me to solve interesting problems, to support interesting people and ideas, and to use my powers for the forces of awesome.

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Skills (10)

Tested
English
Editing
Content Writing
English Proofreading
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Adobe Photoshop
General Office Skills
Data Interpretation
Statistics
Academic Writing

Service Description

I have more than seven yearsí experience as a writer and editor for academic, business, technical, web, creative, and news publications. Iíve managed projects, maintained client relations, developed business plans, supervised staff, prepared marketing strategies, and I have a strong background in office administration. I'm also technologically savvy and proficient with a range of software.

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Employment

DeepBreath Development
Professional Development Consultant, Founder
2010 - Present
Business development advisor, logistics coordinator, media manager, troubleshooter, and administrative angel for independent female business owners. Duties include: Coordinating client work flow...
Strangers Gate Books/Digital Skink Services
Freelance Proofreader
2009 - 2009
Contract copy editor and proofreader for photography art book.
Len Beck
Freelance Copy Editor
2008 - 2009
Contract editor for textbook on vehicle-to-grid technology - Edited electronic manuscript for tone, accuracy, and consistency - Resolved queries, corrected spelling mistakes and grammatical...
Northwest Folklife
Sponsorship Manager and Web Content Editor
2007 - 2008
Headed up sponsorship department for 35-year-old non-profit arts organization, including its annual 3-day festival, attended by more than 250,000 people - Secured $100,000 in sponsorship revenue...
Team Survivor NW
Sponsorship Development Consultant
2007 - 2008
Developed sponsorship program for annual fundraising event benefiting a non-profit womenís health organization - Researched and pursued new sponsorship contacts and prepared sponsorship...
The City Collegian
Managing Editor
2005 - 2008
Worked with editor-in-chief to develop and revise publication strategy and production plan - Managed editorial department workflow, including setting measurable goals, removing obstacles,...

Education

Mount Holyoke College
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, English minor
- 2010
Seattle Central Community College
Associate of Arts, Journalism and Communications
- 2007

Keywords

editing
writing
technical
proofreading
content
management
office
administration
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