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Lauren Michelle
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Haley B.
Verified review

Choosing Lauren as my editor is THE BEST thing I have ever done for my book. She is sweet, professional, and responsive. Lauren is very well connected with graphic designers, other editors, and generally very familiar with the industry. She knows her stuff! 10/10 HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

Write Justified
4.3
from 4 reviews
    Mike O.
    Verified review

    Judy is an outstanding editor. In my first foray into book writing, I needed someone who could not only carefully proof and correct my writing, but also advise me on dealing with my publisher, show me how to improve my writing, and be thoroughly familiar with norms and standards for both the proposal and final manuscript.

    LaVonne Hammans
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
      LJ H.
      Verified review

      LaVonne is amazing and incredibly helpful if your writing needs to be strengthened. I am a Master's Level student who has been working on my Masters Thesis through National University online program. Needless to say without LaVonne and her attention to my learning style, I would be struggling more than necessary. If you have any writing anxiety, foundational writing problems, help overcoming a negative response from a professor LaVonne will bring you through to the other side. LaVonne responds quickly and provides immediate feedback on your writing. LaVonne makes herself available and restores your confidence through her professionalism and compassion. I highly recommend LaVonne to other students and others who are in need of editing and honest feedback about the written work. Respectfully, Lorelyn J. Hambelton

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      20 years of commuications experience researching, writing and editing business deliverables; any format

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      My professional background includes 20+ years experience in content strategy, project and editorial management, creative direction, editing, and writing. I've held staff positions at the Meredith Corporation (Meredith Content Licensing, Parents.com), BabyZone.com, ThirdAge.com; and The Herb Quarterly, Piano & Keyboard, and Strings magazines. How can I help your content and creative teams thrive? ✓ Content strategy, ideation, creation, curation, and production direction ✓ Collaborative editorial consulting ✓ Top-notch research and writing ✓ Committed project and team management ✓ Intimate knowledge of (and experience with): Home and garden, family/parenting, finance, health, lifestyle, and arts & entertainment content verticals ✓ Content curation and editorial marketing know-how ✓ Established SEO, keyword analytics, and content optimization skills

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