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Tasha Sookochoff | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 13, 2015

Tasha Sookochoff

Freelance Writer + Editor
   United States
  |   Chicago , IL
  |  4:23 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $38

Professional writer and editor with 4+years of technical writing and 7+years of academic writing and editing experience.

I am motivated by curiosity and a passion to enhance my own knowledge and that of others. I thrive in an environment in which I can be organized, creative, and collaborative.

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Portfolio

The Modern Video Player Citizen Guide demonstrates a small sample of my work for...
Click the PDF to go to the static URL for the WRD Department online newsletter. I...
http://eepurl.com/IbZwP
These documents provide examples of my own resumes and cover letter that I wrote and...
This PDF is an example of a newsletter I wrote, edited, and designed for the Department...
This PDF contains newsletters I wrote, edited, and designed for graduate students in...
This help article leads Granicus clients through the steps of installing a plug-in....
This blog post gives Granicus users an overview of one of the main features of a...
http://www.granicus.com/author/tasha-sookochoff/

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Microsoft Office
Social Media Marketing
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop
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Adobe FrameMaker
Photography
Technical Writing
Content Writing
Content Management System
English Proofreading
Copywriting

Service Description

My specialties include:

- social media and content strategy

- writing: blogs, reviews, articles, newsletters, training materials, product specs, release notes, installation documents, reports, manuals, user guides

- the genres of business and academic writing

- professional development: resumes, cover letters, identity, branding

- editing and proofreading

- design and content work in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, MS Office, Framemaker, MailChimp, Wordpress, and Typepad


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Employment

Granicus
Contract Technical Writer
2014 - 2014
Wrote web tutorial scripts on end-user software
DePaul University
Graduate Assistant
2012 - 2014
2013-2014 *Research assistant to Dr. Lisa Dush- I researched DAM best practices and solutions, recorded field notes from organizational meetings, inventoried and prepped department equipment, and...
Journal of Second Language Writing
Editorial Assistant
2013 - 2013
Edited and proofread academic articles and book reviews for publication; corresponded with scholars and researchers on content edits and journal style
Granicus
Lead Technical Writer
2009 - 2012
-Technical writer for a company of approximately 70 employees and over 700 clients -Planned, created, revised, and maintained internal and external product support documentation and help systems...

Education

DePaul University
Masters of Arts in Writing and Rhetoric
2012 - 2014
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Bachelors of Science in Technical Communication
2005 - 2009
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editing
proofreading
copy
blog
review
articles
newsletters
technical writing
resume
cover letter
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