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Laura M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 4, 2014

Laura M.

Project Management and Writing Professional
   United States
  |   Solana Beach, CA
  |  4:35 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $40

I have over 30 years of project management and writing experience, gained through a career as a consultant, business developer, IT Manager and educator. I began as a technical writer and grew a successful career where writing was always a cherished skill. I am combining my life and work experiences, research abilities, and writing skills to engage in consulting assignments and create articles, papers, books, and business documents that will help people in their business, their relationships, and their life. I live in beautiful San...

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Project Management Certification
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English Grammar

Service Description

I am an experienced business manager, IT project manager, business analyst, and technical writer. I have a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification and have a successful track record of delivering large scale system development efforts on time and on budget. I have set up and managed project management offices and successfully implemented process improvement initiatives. I have written and managed proposals, studies, and project documents and have provided content for intranet sites, internet sites, and blogs. I can also write resumes, prepare presentations, and develop content for marketing and promotional brochures.

I have excellent skills in research and can prepare bibliographies, summaries, and reports based on research. I am familiar with academic writing standards.

I also self publish family reunion books, heritage documents, personal memoirs and travel logs that typically combine photos and narrative. I have compiled life stories and can support capturing content that will support the development of a memoir.

In volunteer capacities I have published monthly newsletters, and developed and managed the content of websites. I have also developed devotional guides, Bible studies, brochure content, and numerous press releases in this capacity.

In addition to my management, writing and research skills, I have experience in editing. I can review writing style, edit for grammar and structure, and edit reference formats.

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Education

Case Western Reserve University
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
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Capella University
Masters Business Administration, IT Management
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Keywords

Project Management
Process Improvement
IT Strategy
Proposals
Research
Writing
Resumes
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