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Thoughtfulwrites

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Flag of United States Johnson City, United States
Member since January, 2012

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.

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@Thoughtfulwrites

  • 88%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 99%On Time
  • 15%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Exams

  • Freelancer Orientation Top 1%
    90%
  • US English Level 3 Top 16%
    88%
  • UK English 2 Top 22%
    78%
  • Academic Writing 2 Top 29%
    78%
  • Blogging 3 Top 47%
    83%
  • Numeracy 1 Top 70%
    83%

Top Skills

  • Articles
  • Copywriting
  • Ghostwriting
  • Technical Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Blog
  • Academic Writing
  • Research
  • Proofreading
  • Editing
  • Marketing
  • Report Writing
  • Translation
  • eBooks
  • Financial Research
  • Finance
  • Publishing
  • Fiction
  • Legal
  • Freelance
  • Business Plans
  • Automotive

Recent Reviews

  • image of Kuteynikov Content Re/Writing for mailboy.co.uk $200.00 USD

    “Superb copywriter. Very professional and knowledgeable. Exceeded expectations. Finished before the deadline. Would recommend and rehire!”

    Kuteynikov Flag of Russian Federation 3 days ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Editing
    • Publishing
    • Article Rewriting
    • Content Writing
  • image of exploreh2o Original creative articles for the adventure and explorations of scuba diving $257.00 USD

    “Fast and hit all the points I was looking for!”

    exploreh2o Flag of United States 4 days ago.
    • Ghostwriting
    • Travel Writing
    • Creative Writing
  • image of ivegotmyback Content Writing -- 2 $103.00 USD

    “Nice work !”

    ivegotmyback Flag of United States 4 days ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Ghostwriting
    • Articles
    • Content Writing
  • image of stas123 Website Content $1700.00 USD

    “Great copywriter. Went above and beyond of what was discussed. Very professional and knowledgeable. Exceeded expectations. Finished before the deadline. Would definitely recommend and rehire.”

    stas123 Flag of United States 5 days ago.
    • Copywriting
    • SEO
    • Ghostwriting
    • Articles
    • Content Writing
  • image of sydneyweb2015 Content Writing for web design company $257.00 AUD

    “Great work, delivered on time”

    sydneyweb2015 Flag of Australia last week.
    • Copywriting
    • Articles
    • Article Rewriting
    • Content Writing
    • Online Writing
  • image of nova81 25 blogs/articles for Nova BK $600.00 AUD

    “3rd time used and always a plessure.”

    nova81 Flag of Australia 2 weeks ago.
    • Blog
    • Articles
    • Hire me

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

2004 - 2008 (4 years)

Certifications

President's List (2008)

Outstanding CGPA

The Francis W. Shepardson Award (2007)

Brotherhood certification and membership for lifelong

Publications

Consumer Finance

Marketing Strategy

DYI Job

Badges

  • Insta-Hire

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  • Quick Pick

    Award your project within 24 hours of posting
  • The Chosen One

    Accept 100 projects.
  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • Clocking the Hours

    Create 30 hourly invoices.
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Reporting a user who violates our terms of service
  • The Regular

    Log in every day for 1 week.
  • The Achiever

    Accept 50 projects.
  • The Centurion

    Complete 100 projects.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • The Cap-tain!

    Reach the level 20 level cap!
  • Warren Buffet

    Complete a project worth over $1000 USD.
  • The Collector

    Reach a balance of 5,000 credits.
  • Millenium Proposal

    Bid on 1000 projects.
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • The Multi-tasker

    Complete 40 projects.
  • The Giver

    Award your project to a Freelancer.
  • The Prospector

    Post your first project.
  • The Trader

    Convert more than $1000USD (or equivalent) to another currency.
  • Mover and Shaker

    Create 50 Milestones.
  • The Enforcer

    Reporting a project or contest that violates our terms of service.
  • The Biller

    Create an hourly invoice.
  • Feedback Guru

    Receive 10 reviews
  • Smooth Operator

    Complete 10 projects on time.
  • The Critic

    Post 10 Reviews.
  • The Economist

    Complete 10 projects on budget.
  • Essential Credentials

    Update your account details 100%
  • Spread the News

    Invite 10 friends to join Freelancer.com
  • Straight A's

    Earned a score over 90% (Minimum 3 exams)
  • The Spartan

    Bid on 300 projects.
  • UK English Pro

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 2)
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • Fast Responder

    Bid within 2 minutes of a project being listed.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • The Speculator

    Sponsor 1 bid.
  • Look-At-Me

    Highlight 1 bid.
  • US English Expert

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 3)
  • Pro-Profile

    Complete your Profile 100%.
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • US English Pro

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 2)
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method
  • The Chosen One

    Accept 100 projects.
  • The Centurion

    Complete 100 projects.
  • Warren Buffet

    Complete a project worth over $1000 USD.
  • The Collector

    Reach a balance of 5,000 credits.
  • Millenium Proposal

    Bid on 1000 projects.
  • Mover and Shaker

    Create 50 Milestones.
  • US English Expert

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 3)
  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • Clocking the Hours

    Create 30 hourly invoices.
  • The Achiever

    Accept 50 projects.
  • The Cap-tain!

    Reach the level 20 level cap!
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • The Multi-tasker

    Complete 40 projects.
  • The Trader

    Convert more than $1000USD (or equivalent) to another currency.
  • Smooth Operator

    Complete 10 projects on time.
  • The Economist

    Complete 10 projects on budget.
  • Straight A's

    Earned a score over 90% (Minimum 3 exams)
  • The Spartan

    Bid on 300 projects.
  • UK English Pro

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 2)
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • US English Pro

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 2)
  • Insta-Hire

    Use Hire Me to employ a Freelancer.
  • Quick Pick

    Award your project within 24 hours of posting
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Reporting a user who violates our terms of service
  • The Regular

    Log in every day for 1 week.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • The Giver

    Award your project to a Freelancer.
  • The Prospector

    Post your first project.
  • The Enforcer

    Reporting a project or contest that violates our terms of service.
  • The Biller

    Create an hourly invoice.
  • Feedback Guru

    Receive 10 reviews
  • The Critic

    Post 10 Reviews.
  • Essential Credentials

    Update your account details 100%
  • Spread the News

    Invite 10 friends to join Freelancer.com
  • Fast Responder

    Bid within 2 minutes of a project being listed.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • The Speculator

    Sponsor 1 bid.
  • Look-At-Me

    Highlight 1 bid.
  • Pro-Profile

    Complete your Profile 100%.
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method