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Maggie Penton | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 5, 2011

Maggie Penton

Great work comes from great people
   United States
  |   Cape Canaveral, FL

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $8

When working with me you can expect that I will respond quickly to your concerns, provide friendly service, and deliver what I promise.

I have Administrative Experience working in Educational and Retail settings. I specialize in email, letters, and other written communication. I am organized and efficient. I can handle many ongoing projects and perform well on all tasks.

As a Writer, I have a degree in English from Vanderbilt University where I also received two years of training in writing and editing as a Peer Writing Consultant at the...

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Jul 13, 2009|Web Content|$225|Working

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Service Description

In May of 2009, I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Vanderbilt University, earning my Bachelors degree English (Creative Writing) and Mathematics with High Honors in English for my thesis, which was a creative non-fiction/memoir piece.

In my professional experience, I bring a positive outlook and deliver high quality work. I currently work part-time at a local Martial Arts Academy where my responsibilities include calling potential students, maintaining positive relationships with current members, writing business letters, maintaining and improving the school's web presence, keeping accurate financial records, and increasing the profitability of the school.

I have previous experience working in retail during the peak summer season at Stone Mountain Park, in Stone Mountain, Georgia, and during the peak Holiday Season at a family owned Jewelry Store in Atlanta, Georgia. Both of these positions required friendly customer service, flexibility, and the ability to maintain a positive attitude under pressure.

Many projects require attention to detail and a meticulous eye. I have developed this skill as a writer and editor. I have one and a half years experience working as a writing tutor at the Vanderbilt Writing Studio. There I became familiar with the requirements not only of academic writing, but of resumes, cover letters, and business letters. I also developed proof-reading and editing skills for all styles of writing.

As a Math major, paper grader, and teaching...

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Education

Vanderbilt University
BA English and Mathematics
2005 - 2009
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