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Laura S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 10, 2014

Laura S.

Expert Freelance Editor and Writer
   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $10

Tested: Top 5% English. I'm currently working at Penguin, the publishing house, and earning my Master's degree in Creative Writing at the New School. I also hold two degrees in English and Advertising and a minor in Creative Writing.

I have years of experience in academic, creative, and technical writing and proofreading. Some of my vast work experience includes copywriting for Ogilvy & Mather, serving as an editor on literary magazines, and working at literary agencies.

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Apr 10, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Mar 25, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Jan 11, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Dec 9, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

I completed the final edits for this riveting memoir
I completed the final edits for this outstanding novel

Skills (8)

Tested
English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
My Score
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Writing
Editing
Copywriting
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Content Writing
English Proofreading

Service Description

I offer excellent and efficient work for all Elance clients. From creative editing, to technical writing, to academic proofreading, I promise to always provide great and friendly service for any project I take on.

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Employment

Penguin Group Publishing
Employee
2014 - 2014
Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency
Employee
2012 - 2013
Ogilvy & Mather Advertising Agency
Copywriter
2011 - 2011

Education

New School
Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
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University of Georgia
Bachelors in English and Bachelors in Advertising
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Keywords

writing
editing
proofreading
creative writing
business writing
sales writing
technical writing
content writing
copywriting
english proofreading
My Snapshot
Writing & Translation
6
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  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
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Reviews
4.9
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Identity
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Type
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Member Since
June 2013
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Laura S.