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Member since January, 2012
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Thoughtfulwrites 

Graduated at SUNY Binghamton, Independent Scholar with 200+ self-published articles, former Research Assistant at UPenn, Technical Writer at UtrackIT, Technician at IBM, Marketing Researcher at FactSet Research Systems, part-time Editor at Holiday System Magazine, with Computer Science training in Hardware, Software, and Networking.
$50 USD/hr
293 Reviews
8.0
  • 90%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 99%On Time
  • 15%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

Experience

Staff Writer

Jan 2011

- Design, write, edit, and manage website content working closely with subject matter experts and developers. - Manage user acceptance testing, create online surveys to generate user feedback, and analyze site metrics.

User Manual Editor/Writer

Jan 2008 - Jun 2008 (5 months)

- Provide consulting services as an expert creative / technical writer, editor, and content manager. - Empower and mentor business professionals via life coaching strategies to communicate effectively and design portable careers. - Create course module content for mastermind groups and deliver training via teleseminars.

Consultant / Product Specialist

May 2006 - Aug 2007 (1 year)

- Collaborated with technical writers to produce white papers, documentation, procedures, and presentations. - Liaised with product management, software developers, and technical consultants on product enhancements. - Participated in product / user acceptance testing in preparation for new releases. - Assisted sales and marketing teams by presenting FactSet Partners to prospective clients.

Technical Support Specialist

Aug 2003 - Sep 2004 (1 year)

- I helped IBM in organizing technical training activities (in the IBM Schoolhouse) and actively hosted the legendary "tent cities" in which members of the IBM Hundred Percent Club were housed and met during their annual conventions.

Education

MA in English with Creative Writing concentration

2008 - 2010 (2 years)

BS in System and Information Science

1998 - 2002 (4 years)

Certifications

President's List (2008)

SUNY Binghamton

Outstanding CGPA

The Francis W. Shepardson Award (2007)

Beta Theta Pi

Brotherhood certification and membership for lifelong

Publications

Consumer Finance

Finance writing showcase

Marketing Strategy

Published multiple SEO guides on this website

DIY Blogs

Numerous helpful DIY articles on this popular website

10 Best Destinations

Published author of a renowned travel magazine

Freemarket Blog

Exams

  • Freelancer Orientation
    90%
  • US English Level 3
    88%
  • UK English 2
    78%
  • Academic Writing 2
    78%
  • Blogging 3
    83%
  • Numeracy 1
    83%

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