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Lisa G. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 6, 2015

Lisa G.

Market/UX Research, Recruiting, Surveys, Content
   United States
  |   Seattle, WA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

- Pro-active and detail-oriented researcher, writer and editor with 20 years’ experience in academic and commercial sectors.
- Subject matter expertise in web, mobile, devices, digital product innovation and management, marketing strategy, social and community software, video games/virtual worlds, retail/e-commerce, e-learning, market/user research and usability, digital and social media, and CPG/food and beverage.
- Highly effective and innovative approaches to research design, recruiting and screening, surveys and just-in-time/low-budget...

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Portfolio

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Skills (10)

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User Experience Design
User Experience
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Business Analysis
Business Strategy
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Market and User Research
Social Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing
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Business Writing
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Content Writing
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Presentation Design
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Social Media Optimization (SMO)
Report Writing
Online Writing

Service Description

Market and user research services including lab and field studies, remote usability, focus groups (physical and virtual), surveys, competitive analyses, and much more. I have significant networks for B2B and B2C recruiting and am skilled in high quality screening of potential participants without undue overhead or lead time..

Strategy and content work includes print and web copy writing, white papers, reports, presentations, web/blog and journal articles, technical and user documentation, business proposals, sales/marketing plans, ghost writing, educational/instructional content, information/UI architecture and design, proofing and editing.

I'm also a highly active social media evangelist and promoter.

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Employment

Freelance
Strategist and Analyst
2007 - Present
Designed and conducted research and strategy projects for clients (SDL, The Hartman Group, VGMarket, Tahzoo), including social media intelligence/data mining (SDL), and content development (SDL,...
Microsoft, Amazon, Intel
Senior User Researcher
2006 - Present
Multiple user experience research roles responsible for designing and running user and field research studies, playtesting and competitive benchmarking related to console and PC video games, cloud...

Education

California State University
Master of Science, Education
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University of California at Berkeley
Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology
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The University of Waikato (New Zealand)
Doctor of Philosophy, Screen and Media Studies
- 2010
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Research
writing
editing
social media
recruiting
user research
usability
UX
UI
information architecture
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