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Jeff H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 4, 2015

Jeff H.

Writer, Editor
   United States
  |   Seattle, Washington
  |  11:54 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

My name is Jeff Hardesty and I hope we can work together to make your project the best it can be. The most pertinent thing to know about me is that I love words. I love reading them. I love writing them. I love stringing them together in ways that are clear, concise, and relevant to the goal at hand. I write content that helps users better understand the products they are using and edit the words of others so that their colleagues and end-users better understand what they are trying to convey. I create content that is grammatically correct,...

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Portfolio

First of two business articles describing the web-based business Alchemy Interviews.
Second of two business articles describing the web-based business Alchemy Interviews.
First of two press releases written for the web-based business Alchemy Interviews.
Second of two press releases written for the web-based business Alchemy Interviews.
This is a business flyer I designed for Cynthia Berrio-Williams, LMHC, a private...
A press release written for the Oregon Senior Open State Boxing Tournament. Information...
Design and content provided for the software business Speed Up Your PC.
A hypothetical feasibility study written on the U.S. health care system.
Employee handbook written for the Housing Life Skills Assistant at the Community...
An analysis of the state of the U.S. health care system
A field guide written for wildland forest fire fighters on how to maintenance a Stihl...
Product reviews of five commercial "sniffers," written for the company...
A product description of titanium tubing used in constructing bicycles, written for...
Product description written for Amazon as part of a writing test for employment.

Skills (7)

Tested
Creative Writing
Technical Writing
Technical Writing Skills Certification
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English
Editing
English Grammar
English Proofreading
English Punctuation

Service Description

Bachelor of Arts, English Literature and Writing--University of Louisville
Technical Writing and Editing Certificate--University of Washington

Published Author
Technical writing and editing skills
Creative writing expertise
Experience writing and editing memos, product comparisons, how-to procedures, web content, user assistance tutorials, commerce relevance judgment guidelines, press releases, articles, essays, short stories, and novels
Experience writing, designing, and creating layout for manuals and handbooks
Use of multiple style guides, including MLA, Chicago, and AP
Full time contract experience with Microsoft analyzing, judging, labeling, editing, and categorizing search engine query results for Bing
Experience working with software developers and project managers in the development of software tools and judgment guidelines used for commerce relevance categorizing
Excellent verbal , written, and technical communication skills
Strong at organizing, prioritizing, and multitasking
Self-motivator and valued team player
Experience developing project contracts, timelines, and rate sheets
Creative problem solver

Experience:

The Stork Of Course, a suspenseful political thriller with a five-star rating on Amazon, published July 4, 2013.

Amazon, writing product descriptions and specifics for Amazon's Business, Industrial, and Science Supplies team, 2011-2012.

Microsoft, authored and edited internal documentation and provided data analysis to improve functionality and...

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Keywords

writing
editing
technical writing
creative writing
copyediting
copywriting
reports
web content
bios
novels
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