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Mesa Professional Writing Editing Services

Browse these professional writing editing services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Mesa.

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  • 4 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jack C.
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Working with Annie was great! Fast, Accurate, Friendly, and Professional Editing service. Highly Recommend Annie and her services!

Mathematics & Writing Tutor
4.6
from 33 reviews
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
Wendy S.
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I have worked with Dr. Stollar many times in the past year. His essay and report editing work is of the highest quality and I am extremely pleased with the results. His writing skills have helped me to make my own work more professional, clear, and concise, while his resposnses to my needs have always been prompt and timely. I contribute much of my success in college to having such a wonderful tutor!

Next Level Resume
4.8
from 16 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Zain T.
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Next Level Resume did an awesome job creating a highly professional resume in a very less time. I cannot explain what a relief that he was able to deliver on time and certainly exceeded my expectations. Quality work, excellent communication, speedy response and a good understanding of what you are looking for is all you need from a resume writing services, and I can gladly tell that he was right on the mark. The difference on my resume is like night and day which has landed me on many job interviews at companies I was always after. I can’t thank him enough for his great work. Overall very professional and prompt service, I would recommend everyone to use Next Level Resume services and you won't be disappointed.

  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Marilyn M.
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I have had Roberta copy edit two books for me (Adoption in Peru and Island Dachshund Tails) in the recent past and have found her services excellent. I am currently writing another book (Call of the Alaskan "Bush") and will have her copy edit it as well because I trust her work quality completely. She is extremely knowledgeable and professional. Marilyn

CAP Transcription Plus
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Pat S.
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Carrie is marvelous to work with. The transcription for two projects was prompt and accurate, but, more so, she is professional, warm, and extremely responsive. I am eager to work with her again and recommend her without reservation.

Ken Can Write
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Susan S.
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Ken, has impressed me with his knowledge of writing and expertise of editing.

  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Rachel G.
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Ashley has done editing work and blog writing for two of my businesses. She is always professional and provides high quality work. Ashely always meets the deadlines I give her and is a pleasure to work with. She has been able to write confidently and intelligently in the wide range of subject areas I have given her. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing editing or writing services.

Brant N.
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Tiffany S.
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I worked with Brant in a college Admissions office. He was my direct supervisor as the Director of Admissions. In my role I was in charge of structuring and promoting events, and he was an excellent resource for me in the communications aspect of that responsibility. Everything from composing literature on the events, writing inspiring emails for students to come visit campus, and coaching our entire team on how to speak on the events, Brant did an excellent job. His leadership in this area helped me by advertising successfully for events so that the events ended up well attended and successful.

The Grammar Doctors
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 12 years in business
Antoinette K.
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I have used Amanda's resume services on several occasions. Always appreciate her approach. She gets a well rounded feeling and detailed technical information to create a great product for each job & client. The Grammar Doctor is always my goto for writing, editing, and review.

Carisa Frisby
4.5
from 2 reviews
    Rena R.
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    Carisa is an editor's dream -- a highly professional freelance writer who is easy to work with and never misses a deadline. As the editor of a monthly magazine, I called on Carisa regularly to interview current advertising clients and write business profile articles about them. She was an accomplished representative of our company to our clients, and I never had to worry about anything. She worked independently, keeping in communication with both myself and my clients, to make sure the finished article was perfect. I'd hire her again without hesitation!

    About

    I write creatively and love proofing and editing other's works. Senior in college studying Communications in Film, high English SATs.

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    Blog/Content Writing. Editing. Tutoring for High School/College Level in ESL, English literature, writing. My Qualifications: English, B.A., English Education, MEd.

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    Don't waste all your hard work only to be tripped up on simple writing errors. With over 10 years in the field, I can make sure your final presentations, reports and anything else that's written doesn't come back to you with embarrassing mistakes.

    About

    I'm an editor and experienced writer with an aptitude for creating compelling, engaging content. I have a meticulous eye for proper grammar and spelling and have worked on projects across many verticals, including women's lifestyle, environmental reporting, courts reporting, social copy writing, sponsored content conceptualization, etc. I'm extremely easy to work with and promise only the highest quality work. Let's chat!

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    I'm putting my writing and editing skills on the web. I'm also the editor at Sun-N-Gun if you want to take a look.

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    I specialize in proofreading & editing, web content curation & creation, social media, and creative & technical writing.

    About

    I am a freelance writer and editor with nearly 10 years of experience. I have worked for The Arizona Republic covering many communities and writing stories about the fabric of our valley's landscape.

    • 6 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    About

    We provide a variety of services which include editing, proofreading, ghostwriting, translation, and transcription. I aim to please every customer with top quality service performed with a quick turnaround time.

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    If you need a resume written, I have the newest styles and the most effective according to reseach. I can take the stress away from you, if you are uncertain about form and function. If you need an editor, I have the skill and training you need to take that burden off of you.

    About

    I am a freelancer for special editing and writing projects with sufficient time to research pertinent issues and attend to nitpicking details. I have retired from a 25-year career as a reporter-editor for what was a Knight Ridder newspaper.

    About

    I am an intern at Cinamatique creative studio located in Tempe, where I help in film production, set design, marketing. I know how to find the mistakes in a piece of work and correct them or do it entirely for you.

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