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Margaret Watts | Elance
 
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Margaret Watts

Transcriber/Editorial Services
   United States
  |   Las Vegas, NV
  |  1:00 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $48

HIGHLY QUALIFIED: I've been transcribing and proofreading full time since 2010. I specialize in verbatim transcription, focus groups, meetings, conference calls,interviews,podcasts and webinars. CAREER: I worked in book publishing administratively and later in proofreading positions. I have written for publication occasionally and have edited several authors manuscripts for/with them..
SPECIALITIES: English Accents regional and international. Vocabulary and Spelling ~ Legal, academic, and industry specific terminologies. I'm good in...

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Apr 27, 2015|Transcription|$72|Completed
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Apr 16, 2015|Transcription|$104|Completed
Apr 14, 2015|Transcription|$96|Completed
Apr 14, 2015|Transcription|$22|Completed
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Portfolio

* Researched spellings, places, events, people as far as possible * Consistent symbols...

Skills (13)

Tested
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
WordPerfect
Express Scribe
OpenOffice
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Excel 2010 Test
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QuatroPro
English Proofreading
Copy Editing

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. I am easy to work with and I'm willing to make corrections. All work is treated as confidential .

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Employment

Margaret J. Watts, dba
Transcriber, Proofreader, Editor
2010 - 2015
Mostly working for direct clients, occasionally working as a subcontractor. Wide variety of projects including a few outside these service descriptions.
CapitalTyping.Com and iDictate.com
Freelancer, Subcontractor
2010 - 2013
Transcriptions of interviews, depositions, court hearings (in civil, criminal and courts martial), file notes, telephone conferences, focus groups, lectures, panel discussions and so on.
Contractor with S*Com
Admin. Asst. Clearwire, Las Vegas
2010 - 2010
Monitored several inboxes, updated multiple information systems in the commissioning process (establishment of service) and connected field techs with account tech managers, servicing Clear...
Viasys Network Services (previous Ajilon Communica
Payroll auditor and clerk
2009 - 2010
Auditing timesheets of field technicians in broadband service areas, communicating with techs
All Saints' Day School, Las Vegas, NV
Director
2008 - 2009
Leadership, Development, PR, Personnel and Business Management, Bookkeeping and Accounting, Licensing Compliance Management, Staff training and so on. All Saints' Day School, awarded Best of Las...
Office Team, Aerotek Inc, AppleOne
Contractor
2007 - 2008
Contract/temporary positions as administrative assistant, HR, data entry, front desk, back office. School District permanent records, insurance offices, real estate offices, small businesses in...
Avery Dennison North America Shared Services Ctr
Administrative Assistant through Temp Agency
2006 - 2006
Wordprocessing and document management supporting corporate HR and Accounting Services. Office Administration such as vendor relations, care of visitors, building maintenance and security, errands...
FocalPoint International, Inc.
Administrative Assistant
2005 - 2005
Wordprocessing Legal Documents (UFOCs), Letters in the Marketing/Sales process, responding to email leads. Accounts Payable and light bookkeeping. Event management, hostess for meetings and...
LifeTouch Publishing Plant
Proofreader in Digital Imaging
2005 - 2005
Proofreading flash pages, proofs verification, digital corrections and corrections verification.
Steed Remodeling Company
Office Manager, Administrative Assistant
2002 - 2004
Bookkeeping, General Ledger, Contracts, Authored / updated of Company Policy Manual, Employee Handbooks and a comprehensive Procedures Manual for Office Manager and Accounting. Database...
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

Dale Carnegie Institute, Mission, Kansas
Graduate of Dale Carnegie Sales Advantage Course
2003 - 2003
University of Missouri-Kansas City MO
Master of Business Administration
1998 - 2001

Keywords

verbatim
interviews
time codes
focus groups
meetings
legal transcription
proofreading
transcription
English accents
podcasts
webinars
conference calls
accurate
formatting
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