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Lindsey D. | Elance
 
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Lindsey D.

Professional writer, editor and proofreader
   United States
  |   Chicago, IL

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

I have 10+ years of writing and editing experience in the advertising, public relations and publishing industries. I work closely with each client to ensure my work meets the objectives of their project and is in the appropriate voice and tone for their intended audience.

I currently serve as editor-in-chief for a trade publication for the healthcare industry. I have extensive experience in professional writing and editing and am comfortable with writing and editing a variety for a variety or projects including academic articles, reports,...

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Portfolio

Skills (10)

Tested
Business Writing
Report Writing
Academic Writing
English
English Proofreading
Content Writing
Online Writing
Constant Contact
SEM
Public Relations

Service Description

Copy and Article Writing (including ghostwriting)

- B2B web copy
- Consumer web copy
- B2B blog writing
- Consumer blog writing
- Copywriting for web and print advertisements
- Business and professional reports
- White papers and thought leadership
- News articles and features
- Profile writing
- Speech writing
- Newsletter content and development
- e-Newsletter content and development
- Intranet content
- Grant writing
- Business and marketing plans
- and much more!

Proofreading and Editing

- Proofreading for grammar, spelling and style
- Editing for content and flow
- Persuasive message design
- Familiar, with AP, APA, Chicago and MLA styles

Web copy and other services

- Headline and article writing for SEO
- Message design for social media marketing and campaigns
- Social media marketing
- e-newsletter marketing and list management


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Employment

ASC Communications
Editor in Chief
2009 - Present
Oversee issue development for nine print issues per year; develop, assign, edit and occasionally author articles for each issue as well as manage print production process. Also produce three...
Kaplan Higher Education
Instructor, Organizational Communication
2009 - 2011
Planned weekly seminars and oversaw course administration and grading for online section of advanced course in organizational communication designed to provide a survey of organizational theory and...
State Farm Insurance Co.
Internal Communications Graduate Consultant/Intern
2008 - 2008
Wrote and edited content for a departmental intranet site accessed by over 6,000 employees. Performed communication audit and provided recommendations to improve internal communication, which...
University of Illinois, Department of Communicatio
Instructor
2007 - 2008
Managed all lectures, course administration, and grading for two sections of an introductory public speaking course designed to focus on elements of speech organization, methods of securing...
Edelman
Assistant
2006 - 2007
Monitored news publications and provided daily reports to clients. Helped account team track media placements and impressions for clients. Researched companies and their competitors for new...
Starcom Media Vest
Media Associate
2005 - 2006
Approved broadcast schedules for clients, including Suzuki, ETrade and Sharp. Monitored ratings of programs in which clients advertised to ensure schedules met client expectations. Secured "make...

Education

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Bachelor of Arts in Communication
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University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Master of the Arts in Communication
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Keywords

business writing
article writing
blog writing
ghost writing
editing
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