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Infinity Career Consulting
4.9
from 210 reviews
  • 400 hires on Thumbtack
Rhonda K.
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I needed a resume for medical office manager... Katie is awesome... Great response time....she is magic with words...I read several other writers reviews and did not feel comfortable with what people wrote... Love her work...would greatly recommend her... THANKS KATIE!!!!!

SW Coaching & Consulting
5.0
from 30 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Lae L.
Verified review

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”!

  • 1 year in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Page A.
Verified review

Janet is a gifted writer who can put my ideas into practice

Toho Editing
5.0
from 7 reviews
    Lucy C.
    Verified review

    Andres is a keen editor for prose, fiction, and poetry. He knows the style manuals inside and out, and can hone the technical details of any written work. He is also a talented creative writing editor, sensitive to the writer's unique voice. Andres' edits are full of insight. He can see what the writer can't see yet, and will help you work your way to a finished piece with great care.

    Jay Minor Productions
    5.0
    from 7 reviews
    • 13 years in business
    Evan K.
    Verified review

    Ever since I can remember, Jason has been studying music. A writer, producer, manager, studio extraordinaire, he is everything music. Since we were kids all I can remember is just experimenting, that was the most fun of all because when you are young and you have the same passion as your cousin sitting right next to you, as you experiment with different sounds and styles, you create magic. I will always remember all the times we would stop jamming (him on guitar and myself on drums) and just look at each other like, wow, that was freaking awesome. We always had a chemistry and really I think it's because we just come from the same blood line as our highly talented grandfather who was a very respected drummer in the Delaware County area in Pa. As time went on and we became older, Jason really took off. His dream to open his own studio always stayed in the back of his mind through college and it motivated him and gave him the drive of the musican he is today. The thing about Jason is that he is humble. Sure, everyone wants to get paid but with Jason it's all about the music. He generally just wants to learn off of new artists and their sounds/styles and also give his feedback to them. It's all about bouncing ideas off one another in the studio, that's how the magic happens. Couldn't begin to explain the countless hours staying up listening to tracks over and over but that makes a great producer. I remember the Hobokan, NJ studio session and how accomplished we felt after just a weekend there. We really put in some work but most of all had fun whenever we made music together. Today, Jason would say he still has a lot to learn just because that's how humble he is but I would say he is at his strongest point in his career right now. With his own studio business growing and his ear for catchy music better than ever, I would encourage anyone who was looking for a producer/engineer to take the time and use this guys knowledge. He knows a lot at such a young age and I only wish I could be around more to experience the magic with him.

    Dream Publishing, LLC
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
      Laurence S.
      Verified review

      I first met Lorna after reading her incredible poetry. I was mesmerized by her power of word usage. I was so captivated by her creative style that I had to read all that she had published. Over the years, she has been a very valuable resource because of her incredible ability to direct and cultivate my own writing talents. Recently, she has entered the children’s marketplace. This expanded her value to use and consult with, as her professional approach has been quite enlightening while adding great richness to my writings. I look forward to using her unique talents in all my future writing.

      Gregg Sandler
      5.0
      from 2 reviews
        Thumbtack Customer
        Verified review

        Gregg, is an amazing writer. He is professional and his write style is profound. He is timely as well.

        Moss Stern
        5.0
        from 2 reviews
          Peter M.
          Verified review

          Moss is an excellent writer and he has that essential quality that should be common yet isn't: he thinks deeply about the message and the market, then makes sure the message matches the market in content, tone, and language. Moss is a professional who respects and is passionate about his craft. He's meticulous and reliable. Working with him is a pleasure.

          Jp P.
          Verified review

          Been working with Ed for several years now and he is an outstanding writer, editor, and researcher. He is quick, responsive and versatile

          • 16 years in business
          Kim M.
          Verified review

          It was my pleasure to work with Lorrie from approximately 2010 to 2013. Lorrie was working as a Technical Editor on protocols and clinical study reports and I was a study manager. Lorrie was always professional and kind in her interactions. Her writing recommendations were very helpful and appropriate. I would recommend Lorrie without hesitation.

          About

          I am a writer and experienced media professional who solves internal and external communications problems, or enhances current communications and marketing efforts. I can take an idea, product, or process, and communicate its value to disparate audiences ranging from physicians and technology specialists to healthcare consumers and the general public. My strengths are in physician communications, consumer health and wellness, and interactive education. However, I write to general audiences as well. Whatever the assignment, I develop sprightly, targeted copy for individuals, company profiles, Web sites, brochures, magazines, and other communications projects. My rates are reasonable and my clients are always satisfied.

          About

          I'm an award-winning writer specializing in fully packaged news reporting and analysis, features, service journalism and Web content for the beauty, bridal, fashion, fitness, jewelry, lifestyle, luxury, retail, watch and wedding markets. My work has appeared in such consumer and trade magazines as American Time, Brides, Couture International Jeweler, National Jeweler, The Knot and Woman’s Day, in catalogs for Macy’s and Bloomingdales, and on websites Ashford, Brides, LJ24Magazine, Luxist, RingTutor, TypeF and USAToday. I also have expertise in structural, stylistic and copy editing, delivering clear, correct, concise and consistent copy that adheres to style guides. I'm also an experienced editor, producing daily, monthly and special-issue magazines, technical books and websites that meet client objectives, are on deadline and within budget. Additional skills include blog writing, display-copy writing, CMS, SEO and social networking.

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          I've been writing, editing, and proofreading for more than 20 years, not including all the business and legal writing that I've done. I do all kinds of projects, but I've mostly been copywriting, proofreading, and editing for a major publisher of medical and nursing books and journals ... print and electronic marketing pieces. My business is great because I am very conscientious and dedicated to meeting deadlines. I hope you'll choose me to assist you!

          About

          I am a Coopersburg-based writer/editor/analyst. I started writing reports as a quality control data analyst for a fortune 500 chemical company. From there I have written poetry and have published in two books. I am also an abstract expressionist painter. I am dedicated to the creative arts and enjoy helping others express themselves.

          • 8 years in business
          About

          My value is in my experience integrating many different disciplines. Most people are fairly narrow in their expertise and experience, which can be quite limiting. I can step back and see the entire problem that needs solving and then step in and address each one.

          About

          I have found the balance of sounding extremly professional when need be, as well as knowing when to throw some humor or a particular voice to certain texts. In this way, I am a multi-dimensional writer, capable of teaching both creative writing and writing a completely compelling essay.

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          About

          CAREER SUMMARY: Science Writer and Editor, 1986-present I develop, write and edit science, environment, medicine and education publications, including: - Top-selling science, health and medical textbooks - Self-help, consumer health, medical and nutrition books and software - Award-winning health and medical book series - Science and conservation magazine news and feature stories for children and adults - Handbooks, annual reports, tour guides and brochures for science and conservation organizations

          About

          I write humor, punch ups, content creation, copywriting, freelance, product descriptions reviews, poetry, short stories, essays. I write.

          About

          I specialize in creative writing or design, but I can help with writing or editing in any outlet, form, or specialty!

          • 15 years in business
          About

          My noir poetry is elegant and unforgettable My comedy is in the Southern Gothic style of Flannery O' Connor. My specialty in the work a day world I was in customer service..

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