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  • 24 years in business
  • 54 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Vanessa H.
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Kathy was very prompt and professional. She was able to turn my resume around in about four days. After she completed it, we met and discussed any additional changes. She made those changes within hours and had send me electronic copies to use during my search. Thank you for your help Kathy!

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Acker Editing and Consulting
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  • 12 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Anne L.
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John Acker is an excellent editor. His incisive editing helped me with one of the most difficult business writing tasks: writing a cover letter. His timely and generous comments improved my cover letter significantly. Thanks in no small part to his editing work, my newly professional, audience-oriented cover letter allowed me to better demonstrate my skills to the hiring committee. I got the job!

  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Larry F.
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I am pleased to write this review for Janie. I needed a piece I wrote edited and proofread but was concerned to be turning it over to a "stranger". I took the chance with Janie and she was a perfect choice. She was quick, responsible, knowledgable and sensitive to the piece. She cleaned it up, making it presentable and making me look like I knew shat I was doing. She can be sure that with the next thing I need to submit to publishers I will call her and no longer Ghost Busters.

  • 11 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Mia T.
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I hired Kathleen to write sales copy and news releases for a new telecourse program that we were offering. Kathleen did an outstanding job. She asked the right questions, was very detailed, made adjustments as necessary and I was thrilled with the final copy. She was a pleasure to work with, and I look forward to working with her again. I highly recommend Kathleen for any sales copy and news releases that you might need! Mia Turpel Founder Performance Support Partners, LLC

Pygmalion Press
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Devon D.
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    Jill edited many of my pieces at The Ohio State University and offers insightful and thorough feedback. She takes her time and definitely adds lot of value. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for editing services!

    Write from the Heart
    5.0
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      Dee D.
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      “Judy is an excellent professional, with the requisite skills and experience. She has been a valuable resource to me in terms of her ability to assist me in my business preparation, and I'm certain that her talents would be valued for any company or as a personal consultant. Cordial and caring as well as highly knowledgeable, Judy is someone whom I hold in high regard. In short, I recommend her highly.”

      Joe Shepherd
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      from 1 review
      • 1 hire on Thumbtack
      Samai J.
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      Edited my logo/image and uploaded to my website

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      I am a former English teacher who is highly skilled in writing and editing texts. I majored in Spanish in undergraduate school and am able to do some Spanish translation.

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      I am able to provide editing services for those looking to publish manuscripts of different varieties, though my specialty is in creative writing.

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      I have several years' experience in the law field and publishing field. I can copy edit and draft legal documents etc.

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      I have more than 10 years of technical writing experience with R&D, materials, consumer goods and high-tech solutions. I produce quick, accurate and useful text for various media. I listen and learn the audience, translate the information and work to concisely deliver the message to customers. My copy fits the brand and supports the call to action. I also offer book and article editing services.

      • 5 years in business
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      I stand out because I am have a gift for writing in multiple genres, experience, and education. I adore words. I love them in movies, music, books, and websites. I feel honored to be able to work with words.

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      Two degrees in English from the University of Cincinnati. Extensive experience in both academic and technical writing, as well as marketing and advertising. It permits me to do what I both enjoy and do well.

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      I am a freelance writer and editor based in Dayton, Ohio, and I've been working with words for as long as I can remember. I'm dedicated to ensuring my clients have the best final document possible.

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      I miss editing and writing, being an ex-reporter. As a former newspaperman and copy editor, I gravitated to computer typesetting. Then I expanded into systems engineering as part of 22 years of running news editing and photo archiving systems for a major metropolitan daily. The business flourished telling people that Y2K was bunk, then morphed into computer forensics. I used my systems engineering background to put child pornographers in prison, working with police and attorneys. Now I would like to do a little editing for people or maybe some writing, as I close out a career that also included a 28 affliction as a practicing Ohio attorney.

      • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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      I am an avid book reader. I average 3 books a week on my kindle. It amazes me at the errors in the copyrighted books I read. I have always wanted to do something like this, working from home. I travel two to three weekends per month judging cat shows all over the world. I read even at home on a daily basis. A good friend of mine has been editing from home for years. She has given me pointers and I feel I would be great at this job. I love reading, all genres. Sci-Fi to Paranormal to Romance and everything in between. Please consider me for your next project. My fees will be very reasonable and I would be willing to negotiate on multiple book projects!

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      I can write, edit, revise, proof, and finalize any content needed. With a writing certification from University of Dayton I am trained in all forms and formats.

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      Writing and/or editing of custom content, electronic or print. Professional, academic, and creative writing.

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      My name is James Lampe and I have just recently graduated from Wright State University with a Bachelor's Degree in English. Since graduation, I have had articles published for Substream Music Press (a magazine carried by Barnes and Noble and Borders) and I have worked as a freelance copy editor for several companies. I am trained in professional writing and journalism, and I am very competent with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Adobe InDesign. I am available for any freelance writing or editing. I charge $7 a page for editing work, and my price for writing will vary depending on the project. My contact information is listed below.

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      I have years of experience writing, editing, interviewing, planning and researching as a beat reporter, followed by a return to college for criminal justice, followed by lobbying for special education at the state level, followed by running my own marketing/event planning company, all while public speaking and writing my novel! I am well rounded, energetic, I think out of the box and see no job too small or too big!!

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      I provide writing, editing and proof reading skills to private and corporate industries. With an academic, business and professional writing background, I have provided only the most quality work in a timely manner for nearly eighteen years.

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