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Dean Leisgang
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    David L.
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    I highly recommend Dean Leisgang, Executive Director of ETP-NEW, for high quality video production. In 2015 he produced a video of a complex community session of a hundred participants, capturing their energy, debating ideas, working together on tables, writing their ideas on large sheets of paper taped to the walls, and making presentations to the large group, as well as some one-to-one interviews. His shots were focused and clear using room natural lighting and the audio from varying distances were right on. Most impressive, Dean is a pleasure to work with. He listens to his clients, creatively contributes to enhance the production, and his turnaround to deliver a finished product is incredibly fast. David Littig Bay Area Community Council

    • 4 hires on Thumbtack
    Lyssa S.
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    Vicki has now helped me edit 2 books and added so much depth to each piece. She's a pleasure to work with and adds value to what I do.

    • 13 years in business
    Melissa G.
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    "Sharon is a writer who produces clean, informative, entertaining copy, and an editor who expects nothing less than the same. As someone who has had the pleasure of working with Sharon for more than twelve years, I know: she is one of the true professionals in the industry." Melissa Gorzelanczyk Young Adult Author of ARROWS, Penguin Random House

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    I can type up anything you need. I can also write anything you need. All jobs are considered. Let me know what you need.

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    Business writing and proof-reading for people who want to communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally.

    • 12 years in business
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    We are helping businesses successfully navigate launching, managing and using the Internet to grow their businesses. We provide inbound marketing services to generate leads. Our services include Web design, e-mail marketing, social media marketing, blogging and writing services.

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    I am a freelance writer located in New London, WI. I can write or edit many creations. Just give me a try! I give words wings to fly.

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    Matthew has a BA in Biology, MS in Exercise Science, and an MFA in Creative Writing (Screenwriting emphasis). He has over 10 years of experience with academic writing (biological and social sciences), music journalism (ethnomusicology emphasis), online writing/editing, and numerous published articles and reviews on cultural arts/studies in reputable journals and magazines around the world. Customers and clients love my accurate and fast results! Matthew's services include: - screenplays/stageplays (formatting, writing, etc.) - book-to-script adaptations - query letters - ghostwriting - academic writing/reviewing in multiple disciplines (music, international studies, exercise, biology, film, and creative writing) - musician bios and press releases - online language learning for Uzbek, Kazakh and Tajik ($20/hr) - online editing, formatting, critiquing of other documents and papers - and so much more! Discounts to seniors over 55 years of age and current/former military persons.

    • 4 years in business
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    I work from a place of honesty and consideration for the original intent of the work. I try to treat each written piece as if it were my own, using the same critical eye and performing the same rigorous system of checking and rechecking. I truly want to feel good about what I'm contributing to the author of the original work.

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    I teach Japanese online to help them learn English. I also write for a living. By profession, I am a guidance coach and currently pursuing a career as a psychologist.

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    I have over seven years experience both creating and editing copy. I am happy to edit both business and academic copy. With a mastery of AP Style, I can either expand or shorten copy, without sacrificing your message. I currently work for a newswire service where I am consistently ranked as one of the fastest and most accurate editors. I will take the skills I've learned there and apply them to your copy, ensuring that you have the best message to present to your target audience.

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    I provide superior quality transcription, editing, and writing services. I have 14 years of experience with every medical specialty and almost every dialect. My creative writing skills and customer service skills are well beyond superior. It is my job to make your job easier.

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    Writing specialist, over 30 years experience in editing, proofreading, thesis work, teaching, guiding and all other manner of writing familiarity. Currently working In higher education with multicultural students, since 2000. The work I do for each person is taken as a badge of honor, a gift.

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    I am an English teacher with a knack for writing and editing, and any work I do is guaranteed to be accurate.

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    I have 16 years of professional writing experience, including news, journalism, web content, white papers, op-eds, personal memoir, direct mail, radio commentaries, and more.

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    I am a PhD with long term professional academic publishing and writing experience. I will edit, proofread, and write.

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    Since 1983, we have written cutting-edge resumes that get results! As Nationally Certified Resume Writers, we understand what it takes to make you look great on paper. Through asking questions in writing and an in-depth phone consultation, we identify your best skills, accomplishments, and value proposition ... what it is that sets you apart from the competition. Based on all of this information, we write a dynamic resume. Also offered are cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, and anything else you need to support your search. We work with any profession at any level. Here are just some of the industries we have expertise in: financial services, retail, information technology, industrial, education, healthcare, sales and marketing, and more! Job search strategy coaching and LinkedIn training is also available. We have thousands of satisfied clients who have successfully landed jobs due in part to the services we provide. You not only end up with great materials but also the confidence that comes from understanding what you offer that makes you unique.

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    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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