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Fareen Effendi | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 4, 2013

Fareen Effendi

Making your world of words perfect!
   United States
  |  10:52 am Local Time

Overview

An American citizen and native English writer holding a degree in Journalism from Western Michigan University, I'm uniquely positioned to offer exceptionally timed services (I strive to accomplish quick turn-around times, working while most clients sleep whenever necessary) and am qualified to execute the most detailed and complex of writing projects required.

As Editor-in-Chief of Spaces Magazine, I was able to conceptualize and execute the first architectural publication of its kind and received critical acclaim for my work. My...

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Feb 10, 2012|E-books and Blogs|$532|Completed
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Jan 23, 2012|Sales Writing|$66|Completed
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Nov 5, 2011|Article Writing|$421|Completed
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Sep 15, 2011|Other - Sales & Marketing|$618|Working
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Portfolio

Feature article about the growing trend of boutique hotels. This article was one of...
This was one of my favorite aspects of being Editor-in-Chief, since I was able to...
A VERY fun project, since I got to interview the designers, write the article, oversee...
A profile on a sister team of interior designers
Proudly serving clients from one end of the globe to the other
I had the experience of both working on the copy plus conceptualizing and implementing...
The challenge faced with this project was to balance a huge amount of text into a...
Rare personal interview of international cricket legend
An article that appeared in Spaces magazine
An article about why using a Real Estate agent makes sense
A write-up that covers being emotionally savvy when buying a home
A published magazine article that discusses green architecture and rooftop gardens
A light (but useful) look at having tummy tuck surgery
Tips on how to look for and find the perfect liposuction clinic
A look at some of the best places in Asia to rent an exclusive wedding villa; Plus some...
An in-depth look at the tea plantations in Sri Lanka; A tourist's haven
Profile of a new home, the architect, the clients and the home

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Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

I strive to prove myself and my winning work ethic to current and future clients; exploring opportunities as they present themselves and focusing on building a strong relationship with each client.

My services include research and writing projects, ranging from simple editing and proofreading to complex ghost writing assignments, maintaining blogs and any other relevant work required by my clients.

Areas of expertise stemming from professional and/or personal experience include:

-Interior Design
-Architecture
-Real Estate
-Sewing and Designing
-Travel
-Parenting
-Health and Beauty products
-Children's products
-Skin Care
-Customer Service
-Product Descriptions
-Personal and Company Profiles
-Popular Culture Reviews (books, film, televsion, personalities)
-Product Reviews and Music-related topics

Please feel free to contact me if you feel I am able to assist in your professional endeavors!


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Employment

Naya Jeevan Welfare Foundation
Director Operations/Liaison Manager (Business Dev)
2009 - Present
All normal functions of the job(s), plus in addition (relevant to Elance work): ~Developed training materials in two languages, geared toward the urban and peri-urban poor ~Worked closely with COO...
RG Blue Communications
Editor-In-Chief, Spaces Magazine
2007 - 2009
Developed the concept then organized, planned, constructed and implemented a start-up publication about architecture, property and real estate ~ Worked closely with design team and spearheaded...
Phoenix Group / Minacs International
Research and Development Analyst
2001 - 2002
Ford Motor Company
Business Management Analyst
2000 - 2001
~Managing monthly sales and market share data, publishing reports showing market trends ~Developing and maintaining charts, graphs and Power Point ~Publishing market prospectus
Ford Motor Company
Small Claims Legal /Consumer Intervention Analyst
1994 - 1999

Education

Western Michigan University
Bachelor Science in Texiles/Apparel w Journalism
1989 - 1992
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articles
home
design
home decor
blog
creative
copywriting
proofreading
web
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