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Margaret Watts | Elance
 
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Margaret Watts

Transcriber/Proofreader
   United States
  |   North Las Vegas, NV
  |  8:46 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $45

HIGHLY QUALIFIED: I've been transcribing and proofreading freelance since 2010. I specialize in verbatim transcription, focus groups, meetings, and all kinds of interviews. CAREER: I worked in book publishing administratively and later in proofreading positions. I developed the skills, interests in publishing, production, the environment of international business.
SPECIALITIES: English Accents regional and international. Vocabulary and Spelling ~ Legal, academic, and industry specific terminologies. I'm good in accurately capturing...

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Portfolio

* Researched spellings, places, events, people as far as possible * Consistent symbols...
* Timestamped inaudibles * Noted guesses *Researched spelling
*Consistent indicators of guesses *Timestamped inaudibles *Researched spellings
*Followed client format and spelling instructions *Researched spellings

Skills (6)

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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2003 Test
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Microsoft Word 2010 Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Legal Transcription

Service Description

Delivering professional, finished documents of interviews, speeches, panel discussions, focus groups, court proceedings, team meetings, reports, presentations, producing video transcripts with timestamps. All names, places, and terms are researched. Accurate transcripts of speeches, however technical.

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Employment

LifeTouch Publishing Plant
Proofreader in Digital Imaging
2005 - 2005
Proofreading flash pages, proofs verification, digital corrections and corrections verification.
Osawatomie Graphic
Graphic Artist
1997 - 1997
Graphic artist, typesetting classified ads, doing the weekly paste up.
Morehouse Publishing Co.
Publisher's Assistant, Office Manager
1990 - 1997
Executive secretary, administrative assistant, office manager, Coordinating Editor of The Episcopal Church Annual. Proofreading of catalog copy, Books In Print, the Annual, and other materials

Education

University of Missouri-Kansas City MO
Master of Business Administration
1998 - 2001

Keywords

verbatim
interviews
speeches
time codes
focus groups
panel discussions
legal transcription
proofreading
transcription
English accents
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Identity
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