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Patricia Magnus | Elance
 
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Patricia Magnus

Wordsmith Par Excellence
   United States
  |   Sarasota, FL
  |  8:12 am Local Time

Overview

I look forward to bringing your vision into reality via the written word. What I love most about my 'job' is that whenever I take on a new project, I meet new people and learn new things. My writing style varies from concise, technical and informative to engaging, entertaining and creative. I am an educator by training, and bring 25 years of experience to the purpose to conveying your information to your audience using any approach that will get the job done.

Though I am communicative by nature, I am also comfortable working quite...

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Sep 25, 2013|Transcription|Private|Completed
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Jun 13, 2013|Word Processing|Private|Completed
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Mar 23, 2013|Other - Administrative Support|Private|Completed
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Dec 12, 2012|Transcription|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Technical book with diagrams and instructive, yet entertaining writing
Creative "About Page" for a website that tells more than just hi, this is...
Press Release
Technical Transcript

Skills (5)

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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2007 Test
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Microsoft Word 2010 Test
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U.S. Culture
U.S. Culture and Etiquette Test
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Ebooks
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Service Description

I write it all, research it all and transcribe it all. I will adhere to your style, or change it up. I have extensive experience creating and publishing non-fiction. I perform layout and design within Word and am not afraid to work on a tight deadline.

Customer service, as it is called, is critical. If you prefer a lot of back-and-forth communication I am happy to provide it, by whatever means is most convenient for you. I pay excrutiating attention to detail - I do the excrutiating and you get the perfect product.

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Employment

Content Monster
Content Writer
2010 - Present
Writing, proofing, editing and posting content for a variety of businesses. These include but are not limited to real estate, health and fitness, cancer research. This work is done on a...
Magnus Word Processing/Magnus Books
Owner
1982 - Present
Freelance ghost writing, book publishing and coaching for first-time authors. Technical and non-fiction book creation across a variety of industries. Collaboration and editing of technical manuals...

Education

Beloit College, Beloit Wisconsin
BA English, MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching)
1975 - 1979

Keywords

ghost writer
editor
proofreader
book formatting
research
transcription
education
health
motivation
workbooks
resumes
press releases
web content
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