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Kirsten Ehrlich Davies | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 20, 2014

Kirsten Ehrlich Davies

Writing your expertise onto the page
   Australia
  |   St Ives, NSW
  |  6:55 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

Your company's written material should reflect your expertise and experience. But what if writing is not your strength?
I can help you.
With a background in journalism and corporate writing, I can present your professional skills to your best advantage, whether through your blog, through articles, or your corporate documentation. As a Platinum Level Ezine writer with university qualifications in media relations, I can build authentic and engaging promotional material relating to your company and your expertise. I can edit and proofread...

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Portfolio

Personal interview with Margie Abbott, wife of Australia's controversial Federal...
A sample of news stories and articles on the topics of travel, entertainment, crime,...
This humorous blog explored the joys of juggling three - then four - children, covering...
http://www.webchild.com.au
This literature review explored the arguments for and against regulation of violence on...
A local neighbourhood centre run by volunteers was suffering from lack of community...
Timely press releases are an excellent way to attract media coverage, whether you are...
Sample freelance researched article for Ezine on how vitamins and minerals work...
http://http://ezinearticles.com/?Nutrition-Teamwork---How-Vitamins-and-Minerals-Work-Together&id=7107226

Skills (10)

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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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English Grammar
UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Technical Writing
Technical Writing Skills Certification
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Time Management
Time Management Test
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English
Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Service Description

Your business writing should reflect your professionalism and experience. You want to present potential clients with clear and accurate written material, rather than distracting them from your expertise with clumsy phrasing or poor spelling. I can help you at any stage of the writing process, from the first written draft to the final proof-reading.

COPYWRITING

o Creating and maintaining standard client correspondence
o Writing company protocols
o Speech-writing

o Writing text for web pages using SEO keywords
o Blog-writing

o Platinum Level E-zine writer, adept at writing articles promoting your experience and expertise.
o Writing text for brochures

EDITING AND PROOFREADING

Technical editing
o Checking your manuscript for errors in spelling, grammar and punctuation
o Correcting poor sentence structure e.g. changing passive to active tense
o Replacing incorrectly used words e.g. complementary/ complimentary
o Fact-checking figures and dates

Content editing
o Improving the overall structure and continuity of a manuscript
o Reducing repetitions in phrasing and content
o Eliminating or clarifying inconsistencies in text
o Incorporating transitions to improve logical flow between sections
o Deleting irrelevant material and simplifying complicated sentences

Style editing
o Editing a document to conform with a particular academic style
o Chicago Manual of Style
o Associated Press Stylebook

Proofreading
o Final check of a document approved for publication
o...

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Education

Griffith University, Qld (OUA)
Bachelor of Communications
2007 - 2011
Australian School of Copywriting
Certificate of Copywriting
- 2004
Australian College of Journalism
Diploma of Editing and Proofreading
- 2003
Australian College of Journalism
Diploma of Professional Writing
- 2001

Keywords

Copywriting; editing and proofreading; Platinum Ezine writer; blog-writing; article writing;
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