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Leigh B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 29, 2016

Leigh B.

Experienced administrative assistant
   United States
  |   Tucson, AZ
  |  7:11 pm Local Time

Overview

As a business owner, you probably have too many tasks to accomplish during the limited number of hours available each day. Let me help.

I have over 20 years of experience in business administration, customer service and marketing. I possess the skills to perform and assess market research. I can complete data entry tasks both efficiently and accurately.

My strengths include integrating both traditional and internet marketing (both inbound and outbound) into effective plans for small businesses. I also have excellent written and verbal...

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Jun 21, 2013|Lead Generation|Private|Completed
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Service Description

The services I can offer a small business are diverse, but are based on many years of personal experience.

After working for a Fortune 500 company providing technical sales and customer support for analytical instrumentation, I left to start my own business. We specified, designed and developed software for analytical laboratories. When I sold the company in 2001 the business had grown from 2 people to 73 employees plus 23 independent sales representatives worldwide.

I excel at listening to my clients in order to fully understand their needs and expectations. I can then develop a plan to achieve these goals in a timely and cost effective manner.

In 2002, 6 months after selling my company and "retiring", I realized that I still craved the interaction with people and technology. I began working as a small business consultant to organizations and businesses in many industries. These clients have included flower shops, chambers of commerce, realtors, photographers, online entrepreneurs, RV parks, schools, landscapers, home owner associations, hospitals, lodging (bed and breakfast, cabin, vacation rental) owners, as well as people who offer various products and services.

My skills include use of marketing tools including SEO, pay-per-click, Facebook, Twitter, Hootsuite, email (Constant Contact, Mailchimp), Google Adwords, Google Analytics, YouTube; creation of content using Microsoft Publisher, Word, Excel, Wordpress (for blogs and static websites), Drupal, Camtasia...

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Education

University of Michigan
Masters - Microbial Biochemistry
1975 - 1977
Southern Illinois University
Bachelors of Science - Microbiology
1971 - 1975
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marketing
SEO
customer service
internet marketing
data entry
communication
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