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Stephen H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 28, 2015

Stephen H.

Editor, Copy Editor, Proofreader
   United States
  |   Lakeville, MN
  |  12:49 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

A skilled and conscientious editor with over 17 years' professional copy editing and proofreading experience, I offer high-quality editorial services for jobs of all sizes and levels of complexity. I apply the editorial knowledge and skills developed over many years towards the goal of clients' manuscripts being clear, well-written, professionally formatted, and error-free.

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Dec 12, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$73|Completed
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Nov 30, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$110|Completed
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Nov 26, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$148|Completed
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Oct 26, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$159|Completed
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Copy edited for grammar, usage, and punctuation.
Copy edited for grammar, usage, and punctuation.

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Service Description

After earning bachelor's degrees in English and Mass Communication from the University of Minnesota, I worked for the publishing company Thomson Reuters West, editing and proofreading books and other written materials for publication both online and in print. I have copy edited nonfiction books, novels, and articles for peer-reviewed journals, and am comfortable following the guidelines of the Chicago, AP, MLA, and APA style guides.

With a thorough knowledge of grammar, syntax, and punctuation (my Elance skills test score is in the top 1% for English overall, with all individual scores being in the top 10%), I can provide professional work quickly and skillfully. I look forward to providing you with high-quality and dependable professional editorial assistance.

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Employment

Thomson Reuters
Editor and Proofreader
1993 - 2010

Education

Century College
Associate of Science in Information Technology
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University of Minnesota
Bachelor of Arts in English and Mass Communication
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Proofreading
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