You may have a simple, straightforward writing need. You may have a communications beast by the tail. Whatever it is, you need to present your information and position clearly, concisely and in a manner that will most effectively accomplish your goals . I've dealt with that need time after time.
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I spent several years with a newspaper, many more in sales of various kinds and most in manufacturing. In all of them, I shared the same need as you: the need to inform, instruct and motivate others toward the achievement of certain aims....
I'm an individual contributor working from a small town in Upper East Tennessee to which I have 'sort of' retired.
My communications skills have been practiced in a number of arenas over the years. Most recently, I was the CEO of a fairly small semi-conductor component manufacturer working with the leading 'first line' manufacturers in North America and Asia. Both verbally and in writing, the need to communicate effectively was a constant. One day, a complete disaster response or market appraisal might be needed. On the next, the requirement could be a simple in-house protocol.
Although well staffed, the firm was small enough that I was frequently required to contribute personally in areas as far separated as technical notes, sales projections, community projects, motivational pieces and whatever else might come along. It's that strength in variety that I bring to the market here at Elance.
Prior to that, I was involved in the aero-space industry with a concentration in the design and prototyping of new aircraft components. I worked principally in the field of orbitally welded fabrications and, since the designs and methods were often new, I was again required to communicate the "what, where, when and how" of not yet understood methods to others both in our firm and elsewhere in the industry. In other words, I produced the sort of writing many of you need in your current situations and I'd be happy to do that for you now.
At one time I developed a web site...
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