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$38 USD / hour
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$38 USD / hour
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John C.

@jc1968

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$38 USD / hour
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brisbane,
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$38 USD / hour
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Content editor, writer, proofreader

I am based in Australia and have over twenty years experience working for major commercial publishing houses (Wiley, Cambridge University Press and McGraw-Hill). I am comfortable editing, writing and proofreading in any topic area. Recent examples of commercial publications that I have worked on are in my portfolio, as well as sample business, travel and sport articles that I've had published.
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Engaging, informative and SEO-optimised website copy for an online personal training business.
www.absbyalana.com
Web copywriting
Engaging web copy.
https://www.jceditorial.com/
Web copywriting
Marketing, 3rd Edition

Greg Elliott, Sharyn Rundle-Thiele, David Waller

Marketing, 3rd Edition was designed with the first-year marketing student in mind and covers key marketing concepts in a style that is easy to follow and understand.
Editing of a commercial marketing publication
The Top 11 Tips to Reduce Capital Gains Tax for Property Investors

One of the best ways to generate wealth is through property investment. The use of leverage and your ability to compound provides you with great potential to increase your asset base size and maximise your potential capital appreciation.
Financial writing
An article for a popular travel site on the best Australian beaches.

http://www.optimisetravel.com/must-see-australian-beaches/
Travel writing
This text is the leading resource for first-year Australian psychology students.
Editing of a commercial psychology publication

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5.0
$250.00 AUD
Second time working together, never a let down. Completed within the timeframe and budget. Cannot recommend John enough for anyone needing work done.
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Flag of AU Andrew W. @AndrewWyer
2 months ago
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$70.00 AUD
John did a good job
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Flag of AU Yuvia M. @marketing5ab
5 months ago
5.0
$85.00 AUD
The second time I have used John as a freelancer. John delivered the project on time and within budget. John's communications were timely and when required. Thanks!
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Flag of AU Michael H. @michaelharvey361
8 months ago
5.0
$85.00 AUD
The required article was delivered on time, within budget and with a high degree of professionalism. I highly recommend John to author your articles and other projects!
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Flag of AU Michael H. @michaelharvey361
9 months ago
5.0
$100.00 AUD
Great to work with, professional and gets the job done well. Would rehire for future
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Flag of AU Andrew W. @AndrewWyer
11 months ago

Experience

Senior Commissioning Editor

Cambridge University Press
Aug 2014 - Aug 2015 (1 year)
Commissioning and editing a range of educational texts and associated resources in the Education and Management disciplines for the University academic market.

Publishing Editor

Wiley
Apr 2004 - Aug 2014 (10 years, 4 months)
Commissioning and editing a range of educational texts and associated resources in the Business, Psychology, Engineering, and Nursing disciplines for the University academic market.

Sales Manager

McGraw-Hill
Jan 1993 - Apr 2004 (11 years, 3 months)
Sales and promotion of educational texts and associated resources to the University academic market in all major discipline areas.

Education

Postgraduate Diploma of Education

The University of Queensland, Australia 1992
(Less than a year)

Bachelor of Business Management

Queensland University of Technology, Australia 1985 - 1987
(2 years)

Publications

Marketing

Wiley
Market leading text and associated resources for the Introductory Marketing subject at undergraduate level. http://au.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-EHEP003119.html

Engineering Your Future: An Australasian Guide

Wiley
Australian Educational Publishing Award Category Winner - best educational resource produced for the University market. http://au.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-EHEP002525.html

Psychology: Australian and New Zealand edition

Wiley
Australian Educational Publishing Award Category Winner - best educational resource produced for the University market. http://au.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-EHEP003279.html

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