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Infinity Career Consulting
4.9
from 206 reviews
  • 388 hires on Thumbtack
Juan V.
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Kaitie was beyond helpful. My resume needed some much needed overhauling and that's what Katie did. I am now much more hopeful of securing a great job with the help of Katie. They cover letter and resume are really professional and she turned them around fast. Will definitely recommend Katie to my friends.

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MKDiehl Editing Services
4.9
from 72 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 102 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Dan C.
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She is very professional. She helped make my writing better. I would definitely use her again for editing.

JenSearch
4.7
from 47 reviews
  • 86 hires on Thumbtack
Nadia F.
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Jenny helped me with writing my resume and cover letter. She did an excellent job and is very professional and patient. However, I have not found a job as yet, but I am confident with her level of work I will find a job real soon.

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Best Foot Forward LLC
5.0
from 35 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mike R.
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Dena's a fantastic writer and a great person to work with! She's fast, she's reliable, and her writing voice is incredibly adaptable. I am going to get a job!

SW Coaching & Consulting
5.0
from 30 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Susan D.
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Syreeta created an executive resume for me. She made the process simple through her consultative approach. Syreeta is the type of person that makes you feel comfortable from the first time you speak to her. She's so pleasant, and has a unique ability to ask probing questions and understand exactly what needs to be conveyed in a resume. I highly recommend her, and would definitely work with her again in a different capacity if the need arises.

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  • 17 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Celena C.
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I was very pleased to select Lou for my resume writing project. Although I was concerned initially about cost, I came to realize by the end of the project that she's well worth the money. Lou took the time to understand my concerns and she didn't just type a document but made sure that what she produced for me was aimed at getting employers interested in me. She was a pleasure to work with and I'm happy to recommend her.

Leer Es Poder Books/Libros
4.7
from 26 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
Alexandra R.
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A skilled writer, he responded quickly and provided service on the same day. Prof. Gerace helped me make my writing tighter and more succinct, and to clarify jargon that might not be obvious to my intended audience. It is not always easy to take criticism (aka constructive feedback), but he was objective and very kind in his comments. I'm thrilled with the way this project turned out, and I would work with him again in a heartbeat.

Lingo Spanish
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
Denise R.
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Laura is an exceptional tutor. She is highly patient and utilizes various learning modalities to help a student absorb and retain the Spanish language. Her methods work on comprehension, reading, writing and speaking. She spends time working on the diction and pronunciation of words. She customizes the lessons to your individual learning needs. Laura is also working on fine tuning some bad habits that I picked up over the years which is helping me re-learn the proper usage of the language. It is a process yet she will make it fun and engaging.

Write for Life
4.5
from 23 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
Bruce K.
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David Tabatsky is one of those rare individuals in modern day publishing who consistently shines in all three of the industry's most fundamental criteria: writing, editing and administrative skills. He would be an asset to any organization seeking someone whose love of words is matched only by his proficiency at putting them together.

  • 12 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Erica G.
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Kate is easy and fun to work with. She has an intuitive approach. She is a good listener. I interviewed 6 writers (1 in Canada, 5 in US) before talking with Kate and I decided to go with Kate for 3 reasons: 1- her high-quality is worth more than its cost. 2 - she leaves nothing on the table, she is going to write it out and in a timely manner; without delay. 3 - her interview for my bio write-up was so thoughtful. Meaning, at one point I said to Kate, "I was hoping you were going to ask me about that." I've included a picture of my bio. The best part about working with Kate on my bio is that she aspires to capture your story and her writing technique is so good that whatever your story her writing adapts. Just know, if you work with Kate she is going to nail it! #thumbtack

Dr. Morissa Schwartz
4.8
from 13 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Brenda L.
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I had a great experience working with Dr Rissy's Writing. Morissa Schwartz and her team are absolutely amazing. I have had the opportunity to interact with Morissa and besides being an expert copywriter, she is also an inspirational speaker.

  • 18 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
James T.
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I have technical documents often to be edited. My writing in English is not so strong because I am from Hungary and she can change it to make it much better. She understands the technical language even through my Bad English, and she is always punctual and professional. I will continue to use her service.

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  • 9 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Anna E.
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I started working when Nikiedra in the fall of 2017 after losing my job. She took me through various exercises to identify my strengths and weaknesses and to better describe my achievements. She assisted me in revamping my resume and educated me on the hidden job market and networking opportunities. I felt 100% more confident after working with Nikiedra. I have already recommended her to many of my friends and associates.

Prof. Mary's Workshops
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Dora T.
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Mary is an amazing tutor/teacher. She knows how to draw on your strengths and help you overcome your weaknesses. I have learn so much from her and my writing has improved a great deal.

  • 10 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Karyne J.
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Malory is amazing. I have a bit of a problem with word recall and word choice. Utilizing an editor has helped me to see the areas I need improvement. Malory’s is responsive and depending on the length can review and edit in minutes. She’s a godsend.

  • 3 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Egheosa I.
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Excellent assistance and prompt feedback each step of way during my dissertation writing process.

Excellent Editing
4.9
from 10 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Ana M.
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I had a project which consisted in editing nine badly written articles for a Newsletter , Michael did it with such a perfection and very well written English and always met the deadlines . As first time Thumbtack user it was for me a very good experience . I recommend Micheal to all those who like perfection .

Dr. V's Virtuoso
4.9
from 9 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Mylan S.
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Dr.V is an incredible French teacher. I really enjoy his teaching technique. I am confident that if I continue my lessons (2x a week) for an indefinite amount of time I will be fluent in reading, writing and conversation. I recommend Dr.V without reservation. I can't wait for my next lesson!!! Merci!!!

Lady Charmaine Day
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Christina S.
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I hired Lady Charmaine Day to reformat my existing resume and to make it more relevant. She drafted a well written resume and delivered it timely. She is professional and courteous and I highly recommend her.

Andre Pontes
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Michael M.
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    Passionate artist who has a special way with words, particularly his poems. Notable are Broken Words and Quantum. His essays are evidence, also, of his depth of thought.

    Accomplished Writing Tutor
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 5 hires on Thumbtack
    Thumbtack Customer
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    Olya was an excellent choice to help my 6-grader with her writing, Very responsive to what needed to be achieved, provided very detailed feedback after each session, extremely helpful in organizing essay writing and improving essay structure. Will recommend to others.

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