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Maire Olsson | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 15, 2015

Maire Olsson

Creativity meets intuition
   Germany
  |   Bönnigheim, BW
  |  3:04 pm Local Time

Overview

As a creative and intuitive generalist, I offer creative writing, proof-reading and copywriting skills. Playing with words and expanding ideas and thoughts through the use of words is my passion.
Working as a team with my bi-lingual partner also expands my capacity to translate between German and English capturing the intended meaning behind the original text.

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Skills (9)

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English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Service Description

Over 10 years of language training has provided me with the editing, proof-reading skills that make a difference. I quickly see the nuance isses and how it 'feels'. Identifying typical typo errors and cleaning up the 'copy' are my specialities. Layout, space, feel... the visuals are also really important to me. I never tire of working till it is right.

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Employment

Maire Olsson Coaching
Business English Trainer and Life Coach
2010 - Present
Business English Language Trainer and Coach for executives, bankers, accountants and varied industries. Combining nearly 15 years experience in the field.
AJGorisek Consulting
Business Development and coach
2010 - 2012
English Shop
Personal Assistant
2007 - 2008
Organized owner/manager. Research. Oversaw 2nd company portfolio. Problem solved. Initiated and updated procedures. Liaised between operational units, staff and management.
Various Positions in Germany, Japan & Austria
English Language Trainer
1999 - 2007
Successfully executed in-company and in-class business & general English courses in small groups & 1:1, with consistent re-signing. Designed and delivered specialized courses, seminars and...
Borderlands Cooperative
Co-Director
1998 - 1999
Established & organized tasks and oversaw general running of cooperative, including planning, facilitation, development of agendas, networking.
Dept of Landscape, Environment & Planning
Tutor
1998 - 1998
This role at the RMIT department of Landscape, Environment and Planning was a paid part of my training as an educator. I tutored & lectured on urban systems, established and executed field-trip and...
Terry White & Associates & Dept of LEAP
Research Assistant
1997 - 1998
Research into training component of ISO14001 & development of National Code of Practice for Recreational Fishers. Created & executed questionnaire, liaised with organizations, summarized background...

Education

University of Melbourne
Graduate Diploma in Education and Training
1998 - 1998
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University
Bachelor of Social Science
1993 - 1996
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intuitive
creative
problem solver
efficient
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