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  • 20 years in business
  • 681 hires on Thumbtack
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Luyang L.
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Rebecca is very nice, detail-oriented and patient. She keeps frequent communication with me throughout the editing procedure (there is no solid deadline for my work. Nice to be notified of the progress). She is very responsive. Her editing style is more than grammar check and proofreading , it's reorganizing and rewriting (at least to my essays). She did an excellent work editing my three JD application essays. She would also ask you for feedback for her work so that she can absorb your ideas before the final proofread. Very satisfied!! Strongly recommend her!

Kyle R.
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Kaitlin was my writing tutor for my college essays. She was very helpful throughout the process. The thing I liked most about working with Kaitlin was she gave me the freedom to devise my own ideas and writing tactics for the essays while she refined and perfected them. Kaitlin not only aided me in constructing well written essays, but also helped me become a better creative writer and learn advanced grammar rules that I could apply to my writing and standardized testing such as the SAT and ACT. She was very helpful and easy to work with.

Ruth Fisher
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  • 17 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Paul B.
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Ruth was an invaluable resource proofreading and editing my latest writing project. She is smart, listens well, and patient. The quality of her work is excellent, she is professional, responsive, and turned things around for me when promised (ahead of schedule, actually). She was a calming influence and an excellent sounding board as I discussed ideas with her. I would, without reservation, recommend her to others.

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Trace H.
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Olga helped edit my resume, which helped me get a teaching job in Japan!

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Hello! If you are considering refreshing your company's website or marketing collateral, I would be very interested to meet with you to learn more about your specific needs. As an independent marketing consultant and copywriter, I am available for contract work. I typically schedule my hours after reviewing the scope of the contract work with the client. My schedule is quite flexible as I often work from home. A bit about me: I am a 2004 Harvard graduate with a degree in English and American literature; I have been living in the Bay area for the past three years. My second language is Spanish. I am bilingual in both verbal and written form, and I have lived and worked internationally. My experience is well rounded in that I have worked extensively as a marketing consultant and copywriter for technology companies such as Autonomy & Genesys, along with smaller retail businesses. I have also worked with One World Partners, an event planning and marketing organization. I have high proficiency in refreshing sales and marcom collateral, and I work closely with sales executives to improve the impact of their sales teams' presentation materials. Please message me if you'd like to see some websites that I've overseen. I generated copy and worked 1 on 1 with the client and graphic designer to produce effective written and visual messaging. I currently write content for two websites. Best regards, Breanne

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Freelance writing/editing. 25+ years experience working in and around the K-12 school market. Freelance services provided include proof reading, catalog copy, copy editing, lesson/activities development for text book and supplemental book publishers. Experience with both print and Web-based materials. Self starter, quick turn around, enthusiastic, fast learner. Well connected in the education publishing and edtech communities. Partial list of past/current clients includes Macmillan Education, Red Wings Learning, Harcourt, Holt, National Geographic, Educational Software Institute. References and resume available upon request.

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I am a meticulous professional editor with 25 plus years of experience in a variety of settings. I have an MA in English and am well acquainted with the ins and outs of the "Chicago Manual of Style." I provide editing, copyediting, and proofreading services. I advocate for the reader and seek to aid the writer in every way I can. I am accustomed to working with teams and individuals both locally and remotely. I work from home. Please feel free to contact me!

  • 5 years in business
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As an urban writer on the younger side of the professional spectrum, I feel like I have a fresh take on the times and an optimistic outlook on literary functions.

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English and Business Major experienced in spreadsheet design and analysis including templates, macros, functions and formulas, and, of course, data entry. Custom database design for your business, hobby or personal records using cross-platform database engine for use with Mac or Windows OS. Custom databases can be with or in addition to your unique spreadsheets for better, more detailed data, such as including pictures of your inventory, customers, contacts or employees. Word processing including thesis or report writing, research, proof reading, form letter templates or secretarial service. References provided upon request.

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I'm a one-woman operation. I handle everything personally and hold myself to a high professional standard. My goal is to polish your writing until it's even better than you thought it could be!

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Write, edit and proofread marketing, sales and PR materials for wineries and other businesses, and consult on brand positioning and messaging issues.

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Polished writing commands respect. Get your academic, literary, or business documents proofread by an experienced editor and writing teacher. Professional, precise editing and a personalized writing evaluation. Also available a Punctuation & Grammar Seminar which reviews all of those old middle-school writing rules that many of us have forgotten. ESL (English) conversation and grammar class on Thursday evenings in the East Bay (Berkeley). Postdocs & scholars welcome. Call Vitalee (weekdays).

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Hi! I am an Ivy League educated attorney who has many years of writing and editing experience, both professionally and creatively. I have assisted in teaching creative writing and legal writing, and have proofread doctorate students' dissertations in a variety of fields. I am also available to help you prepare your resume, cover letter, and/or admissions essays, and I have helped many students get into the colleges and programs of their choice. I am happy to work with you on a sliding scale, depending on your needs. Please let me know if you have any questions. Looking forward to hearing from you!

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I do editing, proofreading, transcription and resume writing. I have extensive experience in academic and scientific writing, and have taught reading and language skills to all ages. I'm happy to walk people through editing whether it's for work, school, or to bridge an ESL gap.

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I'm an experienced and professional English proofreader, editor, and teacher. Send your work to my e-mail address.

  • 5 years in business
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I have found that my enthusiasm for all types of writing, thorough research of topics, and meticulous attention to correct grammar and spelling sets me apart from many other writers one will find on the web. Whether article writing, providing web content, publishing with WordPress, MS Word, MS LiveWriter, or Adobe Acrobat, I am experienced and can fulfill your needs.

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First of all you get to talk to a real human being! At H2O we believe attention to detail makes the difference for both us and you. Writing is a form of communication, whatever your type of business, the words need to be clear and precise. Errors and mistakes distract the reader and your message can be lost which could result in a lost contract, lawsuit or passing grade.

  • 17 years in business
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Our company produces superior quality work and aims to meet our clients' expectations. We offer a variety of business writing services to assist job seekers, speakers, students, and professionals who do not have the time or are in need of writing and formatting assistance.

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Is your writing desperate for descriptions, anxious for adjectives, and craving commas? We can help! Are you learning English as a second language and want some help in proofreading? We can help! Do you have some other linguistic needs? Get in touch! Our hardworking writers are waiting with their pencils poised.

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Provide proofreading for your written materials (books, papers and reports) for cosemetic and spelling errors.

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