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Laurie B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 25, 2015

Laurie B.

Experienced Copy Editor and Proofreader
   United States
  |   Forest Hills, NY
  |  10:57 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

I am a native speaker of U.S. English with extensive experience in proofreading, editing and more recent experience with copy editing. My skills have given me the ability to handle and process both large and small projects well under deadlines. As you can see by my skills list, I have a mastery of the English written word and can offer advice, upon request, to improve upon your work or to simply correct your documents with complete and thorough professionalism.

I am available to discuss and review your project at your convenience, and can...

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Portfolio

This is an edited excerpt from an unpublished medieval fantasy novel.
200 Word Writing Sample
A detailed, step-by-step list of instructions on how to download music from iTunes.

Skills (10)

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Copy Editing
Editing/Copy Editing
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English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading (Chicago)
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U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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Editing
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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Spelling
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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English Spelling and Grammar
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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English Grammar
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U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Proofreading (Chicago)
English Spelling UK
English Vocabulary UK
Editing/Copy Editing

Service Description

Proofreading, editing, copy editing, administrative, data entry, internet researcher.

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Employment

Various Clients
Contractor (Freelance)
2012 - Present
Worked temporary and freelance positions for corporate, nonprofit, and online clients. Promoted organizational awareness by responding to Facebook posts. Edited, copy edited, and proofread eBook...
Professionals for Nonprofits
Communications Associate (Temporary)
2013 - 2014
Informed client organizationís members of classes and upcoming events via flyers, posters, and monthly newsletters. Laid out and formatted monthly newsletters; cropped, color-corrected, and...
New York Cares
Volunteer
2011 - 2013
Performed volunteer work for many organizations throughout New York City. Wrote and edited website descriptions of agencies served by the organization.
New York Blood Center
Administrative Assistant
2002 - 2011
Promoted blood drives and assisted regional account managers. Created and sent postcards, flyers, and email blasts to promote blood drives.

Education

CUNY-Baruch College
Bachelor of Arts
1990 - 1995

Keywords

proofreader
copy editor
editor
administrative assistant
data entry
web researcher
internet
My Snapshot
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Identity
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