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Melissa Alton | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 21, 2014

Melissa Alton

Energetic and organized writer
   United States
  |   Georgetown, NY
  |  12:25 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

A great professor once told me, "The devil is in the detail!"

While writing with style and flair has its merits, being highly organized and a top-notch researcher are high on my priority list as well. You can't produce great content if you don't know what you're talking about. That's what makes me such a versatile writer; I enjoy researching and learning about new topics so I can educate and draw-in an audience.

My training as a journalist has given me the opportunity to write for a variety of different platforms and the know-how to check...

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Portfolio

Music review written for The Indie Place
http://theindieplace.com/course-action-review/
Music review written for A Memory Down
http://theindieplace.com/memory-review/
Created original content for my blog.
http://http://mrsalton.blogspot.com/2012/12/sandy-hook-observance-on-long-predicted.html
Created original content for my blog.
http://http://mrsalton.blogspot.com/2013/01/dolla-dolla-bills-yall.html
Created original content for my blog.
http://http://mrsalton.blogspot.com/2013/01/planner-by-nature.html
Created original content for my blog
http://mrsalton.blogspot.com/2013/02/god-works-in-mysterious-ways.html

Skills (10)

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Journalism
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Telephone Etiquette Certification
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English Speaking Test
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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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Video Editing
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Blogging Best Practices
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Broadcast Writing
Broadcast Editing
Broadcast Production

Employment

Colgate University
Digital Media Assistant Producer
2009 - 2011
Take camera equipment out into the field and shoot events happening on campus - Skilled in using different types of cameras - Skilled in using tripods and, mic and light kits - Creativity with...
Turning Stone Resort and Casino
Accommodations Representative
2009 - 2010
Make room, dinner, and golf reservations - Pleasant on-phone presence - Accommodating to the guests needs and wants Make reservation for room and show packages, using guest coupons and guest...
Morrisville State College
Resident Assistant
2008 - 2008
Be a role model - Uphold myself in a professional manner at all times - Keep in good judicial and academic standing Plan floor and building events - Educate the residents with fun activities -...
WCVM Media, Morrisville State College
Programming Manager
2007 - 2008
Produce News Live Everyday - Learned to work well under pressure Run Production Lab Hours - Learned time management and how to delegate tasks Interact with full staff of about 30 - 40 students -...
McDonald's
Cashier
2007 - 2008
Handled Money - Basic math skills - Trustworthy Dealt with customers - Be clean and professional - Polite and accommodating - Paying close attention to details Worked in Drive-Thru - Work at a...
Joe and Vinny's Pizzeria
Cashier
2006 - 2007
Handled Money - Basic math skills - Trustworthy Dealt with customers - Be clean and professional - Polite and accommodating - Paying close attention to details Worked at the pizza oven -...

Education

Otselic Valley Jr. Sr. High School June 2005
High School Diploma
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Morrisville State College
Videojournalism
2005 - 2011
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