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MKDiehl Editing Services
4.9
from 72 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 102 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Dr. Tammy H.
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Awesome in every way possible! Margaret quoted a precise price and responded immediately to another question I had regarding time. Within 24 hours of the quote, my article was returned with perfection! I have already referred a colleague to her for editing. I look forward to developing a writer/editor relationship with Margaret. I highly recommend her, you will not be disappointed!

Angels In Design, Inc.
4.9
from 36 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
Emily G.
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Absolutely amazing. Never did I realize how much I do for a living until I saw it all down on paper. I would hire me in a minute..LOL. She is gracious, tenacious and the best doggone resume writer out there!!!!! Thank you so very much Brenda!

SW Coaching & Consulting
5.0
from 30 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Lae L.
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The project was to find a professional resume writer who could create a resume and cover letter for a retiree with 25+ years of experience to apply for an administrative part-time position. I believe the comments below speak for themselves. First reaction, "WOW”. I really wasn't too optimistic that she would be able to take what I provided her and craft it in such a way to get so much information into 1 page. Of course my expectation was an improvement over what I provided, but she really took it to another level; I was amazed! To have someone who truly understands ... respects my feelings is absolutely priceless. I guess the best way I can say this, is the professionalism, sincerity and genuine commitment to my project is something we all as consumers wish we could experience with any company we do business with! Well done!" Thank you so much for a job “Well done”!

Essay Queen
4.8
from 30 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
Abdul A.
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This writer is more than what you imagine. She is just amazing and there is not a word to compliment her. Hopefully everyone chooses her for their qualitative project.

Write for Life
4.5
from 23 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
Michael J.
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I had a great experience with Write for life, David T. I would work with him again on other projects in the near future. As a beginner writer, he listened to my voice, and develop the style to a professional level. Thank you.

  • 23 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Eryca M.
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Iyanna was immensely helpful in aiding me to craft a sensitive document ...one where the tone of my messaging absolutely determined its reception. She not only reviewed my work, but took time to understand the point I was keen to make, and the emotional investment surrounding the circumstance. In editing my work, she was able to frame it in such a way that not only was my point well received, I walked away with the victory! I can't thank her enough.

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The Content Interpreter
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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I thought JT was great to work with. He really took the time to speak with me and get my vision for where I wanted my content to go and say. If you are considering a content writer, I would highly recommend JT as he takes his time and gets it done right.

GBW Creative Workplace
4.5
from 10 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Bindu P.
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A great writer and friendly person. Very much happy with the end product.

Julia Edwards
4.0
from 4 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Erika M.
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Worked with Julia at Bill Smith Group (educational publisher) as well as Deep Focus (advertising) and would love to work with her again in the future. She is a great writer, very proactive and gets into the mindset needed in order to produce excellent work. Highly recommend her.

Jillian R.
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Allison is an exceptionally good writer and editor. I worked with her to revamp my resume and cover letters after passing the bar exam, and I couldn't be more pleased with the result. She was supportive of the things that might help me stand out from the crowd while keeping a keen eye on industry standards. She also pushed me to tout my accomplishments, rather than downplay them, as we women often do. Allison is diligent, professional, and encouraging. If you have the opportunity to work with her, you'll be in great hands.

Tony Pelosi
4.5
from 2 reviews
    Joe T.
    Verified review

    Tony generated a very professional resume. He formatted it so that it looked great both on the printed page and on screen. Tony spent time on the phone with me gathering the salient points--education, experience, skill sets, honors and awards, publications, etc., then drafted a resume which I was able to review and edit as needed. Happily, Tony did such a great job displaying and emphasizing my credentials that I did not have to change anything! I was invited to participate in both phone screenings and in-person interviews. Tony acted as job coach to prepare me for those events through role playing exercises where he was the interviewer and I was the interviewee. During these sessions, Tony helped me become aware of my phone presence, made suggestions regarding my delivery, and recommended that I stay on topic when answering questions, yet expand to emphasize my expertise in the field, when necessary. I am extremely pleased with Tony's abilities as a resume writer and interview coach. I know that you will find this to be the case as well. Tony's methods resulted in my landing a new job. I have been working there for six months. I know that Tony's efforts and instruction helped me get my position.

    About

    I'm a retired senior editor at McGraw-Hill. I have a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University, NY and was a Knight-Bagehot fellow in Business and Economics journalism at the same Ivy league university. I've writen books and booklets in prose as well as poetry. I also served as an adjunct English instructor at City University of New York. In addition, I have more than 40 years of experience as a professional journalist, wirking in virtually every medium.

    • 4 years in business
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    Superior expertise -- superior experience in writing documentation for developers, especially API documentation -- ability to research software by reading source code in Java, Javascript, Python, C++

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    I am an experienced business editor with 15+ years of experience in print, online and digital media. I have comprehensive skills in editorial project management, business reporting and research.

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    Let Me Introduce You. As an observer of the times, as well as an avid listener, with the ability to process what you are trying to say, along with what people are looking for, in an Employee, Employer, Business, or any Writing Assignment that is needed, I can accurately and creatively meet your goals.

    About

    OUR SERVICES I have a full-service digital media production service called Dinosaur Hawk Films. I produce the script breakdowns, manage production, and edit video. DH consists of a full creative team available for hire during production. All of us work in the field and join together creatively in our off time. ABOUT ME I am a writer who loves to help projects stay efficient and on brand while keeping crew on a reasonable work day schedule. Working as a freelance producer / editor allows me the freedom to write and create my own projects. It is a very rewarding career to help creatives! - MY PROCESS FOR SCRIPT LINING I dissect your script, split every department into its own sheet, and research the best solution for obtaining every requirement to tell your story. YOU PROVIDE: The completed script, as many details and preferences currently on brain for the project. I PROVIDE Patience, nimble fingers, a spreadsheet, and Celtx. Rates starting at $75/hr, sliding scale. Drop me a line if you'd like to work together! - MY PROCESS FOR VIDEO EDITING We discuss the type of project first. If this is a one day music video shoot, I'd like to be there to take notes. This is not required for all shoot types. Upon wrapping production, we'll meet, exchange footage, and review your preferred takes / desired story edit. I use Final Cut X and am certified in Final Cut Pro 7. I am familiar with Avid and Adobe Premiere, but do not own these programs. YOU PROVIDE: The footage, an external hard drive for the project. I PROVIDE Macbook Air with Final Cut X, mobility up to 5 miles, and a pleasant calm attitude. Rates starting at $50/hr, sliding scale. Drop me a line if you'd like to work together! Thank you, Chanel

    About

    Speech-writing! If you have a corporate or fun event coming up and would like to give a relevant, but riveting speech, I'm your girl.

    About

    Background in journalism (40 years) Can do some translation (French only) Great stickler for tnhe written word and the English language.

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    I am a freelance writer who does writing, editing, proofreading, translating, ghost writing, and copy writing for companies and individuals. My career began in college where I studied journalism and communications. Since then, I've been dedicated to writing commercially as well as creatively.

    About

    Whether you're looking for entertainment at a dinner party, or a humorous host for your festival, or a high energy seasoned educator for your class or you are in need of a well thought out and witty piece of writing to commemorate a special occassion, Advocate of Wordz provides it all and some. Currently he is a Resident Performance Poet and Teacher at Lincoln Center and the Nuyorican Poets Cafe.

    About

    It's easier to write long copy than tight copy. Whether I am explaining scientific and technical ideas or writing a grant proposal, I write with the average reader in mind. I specialize in writing copy for the health care industry and grant writing. My research methods, program evaluation and advanced statistics knowledge and skills also help my clients reach their audiences most effectively. Clients love my attention to detail, professional communications and straightforward contract. Through my writing I have helped clients raise nearly $45 million.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    How do you hire a good grant writer?

    Grants are available to nonprofit organizations, for-profit businesses that qualify for government grants, and individuals who qualify for foundation or government grants. Hiring a good grant writer can help you gain funding in your chosen field. According to the American Grant Writers’ Association, grant writers can help you research potential grant opportunities; write grant proposals, create budgets, and build budget narratives; review written materials before you submit; prepare a business plan; analyze your organization for grant competitive qualities; prepare research grants; help with 501(c)(3) applications for nonprofits; and more. Investing in the right grant writer could result in a financial win for your organization. Generally no licenses or certificates are required to be a good grant writer, but you may want to find a grant writer who has been certified (not just received a certificate of completion) by a reputable organization such as the Grant Professionals Certification Institute. Qualities to look for in a good grant writer include:

    • Proven success writing winning grants, especially in your target area.
    • Strong writing skills.
    • Strong math skills and demonstrated proficiency with budgeting.
    • Careful attention to detail — brilliant grant proposals may be rejected just for formatting errors, so you want someone who follows instructions explicitly.
    • Expertise in your target area.
    • Punctuality and good communication skills.

    How much does a grant writer cost?

    Hiring a grant writer can give you a competitive edge when applying for financial grants for your business or nonprofit organization, or as an individual. The cost to hire a grant writer can vary depending on their academic background, areas of expertise, previous grant writing success and years of experience. According to the Grant Professionals Association, grant writers should be paid hourly or by flat fee. It is unethical for a grant writer to accept a commission or percentage compensation of grant monies received. They can, however, be awarded bonuses in line with the hiring company’s prevailing practices. Here are some examples of average grant writing fees:

    • Hourly rate for grant writers with less experience or fewer grants awarded: $25-$35 per hour.
    • Hourly rate for grant writers with some degree of success: $35-$75 per hour.
    • Hourly rate for grant writers with proven success winning large grants: $75-$150 or more per hour.
    • For a smaller grant, the writer may charge a flat fee of $200-$500 for preparation and submission.  

    Pricing may also vary based on the complexity of the grant application. A federal grant that requires pages of research, budgets and a business plan may take more than 30 hours to prepare. For a high-level grant writer who charges $100 per hour, this means $3,000 or more in grant writing fees.

    Most grant writers will provide you with a total cost estimate before agreeing to the work. You may be required to pay a deposit up front, or the grant writer may work from a retainer. Often, seasoned grant writers pay for themselves in the long run by writing successful grants.

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    Need a Resume Writer

    Keyport, NJ

    • Career stage
      Mid career
    • Service needs
      Writing resume
    • Target industry
      Other (Graphic Designer)
    • Details
      I already have an existing resume PDF needs to be updates
    • $63
      Average price

    Need resume writing

    South Amboy, NJ

    • Career stage
      Transitioning from military
    • Service needs
      Writing resume, Writing cover letter
    • Target industry
      Other (Logistics)
    • Details
      Experience in Law Enforcement also
    • $112.5
      Average price

    Need resume writing

    Perth Amboy, NJ

    • Career stage
      Mid career
    • Service needs
      Writing resume, Writing cover letter
    • Target industry
      Healthcare, Manufacturing
    • Details
      I'm a machine operator besides that I'm was certified nurses aide and went to school for surgical technology
    • $85
      Average price
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