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@norahjansen
Member since January 30, 2016
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norahjansen

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Virtual Personal Assistant, Copyediting, Proofreading. I work with coaches, writers, and solopreneurs. I’m a published Author and Virtual Personal Assistant who has made the transition from corporate life to working from home. I've got 30 years' experience as a secretary, office manager, personal and executive assistant and have a wealth of technical knowledge. I have self-published four books, 1 fiction, and 3 non-fiction. My purpose is to free up business owners so they can focus on the things only they can do.I will step in and manage the day-to-day activities of your business using my skills and experience with business systems, tools, and strategies. I excel in communication skills (I have a National Award in Customer Service) enabling me to deal with your clients and staff alike. I’m also a published writer and can create that difficult web content you struggle with. Further examples of my writing can found on my writing websites [login to view URL] and [login to view URL]
$35 USD/hr
4 reviews
1.9
  • 75%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 33%Repeat Hire Rate

Portfolio

Recent Reviews

  • image of Ud0Meerkerk Content Writing Agency Needs Writers for Long-Term $112.00 USD

    “Norah is a good writer but unfortunately she fell in on more than one occasion while working on our projects, and that while she could only work on 500 words or so per day to begin with. I would definitely recommend her for projects that are not time-sensitive as her work was generally good.”

  • image of Andy S. Edit Something €29.00 EUR

    “Superb job - quick turnaround, very high quality work and was able to transform my work into something polished, ready to sell. Would hire again in a heartbeat and plan on doing so. Thanks again. A+”

  • image of Armur Proofread text (4 pages A4) $30.00 USD

    “Highly professional specialist I would recommend for everyone.”

  • image of Armur Proofread advert text and improve text structure $30.00 USD

    “Norah is a very high skilled professional. She has perfect copywriting and proofreading skills - no surprise, she is an author of several published books. I would highly recommend her.”

Experience

Office Manager, Executive Assistant, Personal Assistant

Sep 1987 - May 2017 (29 years)

I have more than 25 years' experience as an office manager, executive, and personal assistant. Apart from general administration and secretarial duties I am experienced in WordPress, Photoshop, content writing, social media marketing, internet marketing and project management.

Qualifications

Certificate in Accounting (2002)

Open University

Equivalent to Accounting Technician

National Award in Customer Service (2009)

Bayleys Real Estate Ltd

The company prides itself on being the only full-service nationwide real estate company in New Zealand and previous winners of this award included the Managing Director and Chairman of the company.

Publications

How To Become the Go To Person

Why would you want to be the person that everyone comes to for help? Because that’s the kind of person you are. It’s what gives you the good feeling at the end of the day. The satisfaction and knowledge that you’ve made someone’s day a little bit easier. That feeling you get when you know you've been helpful. Never underestimate the power of being helpful, especially if you want to grow your role. [login to view URL]

How to Get Your House Read for Sale in 30 Days: Mission Possible

This guide will take you step-by-step through your home over 30 days and you will end up with a house any buyer will want. More importantly, a house that’s sparkling, tidy and in great condition is always going to achieve a better monetary outcome than its tired and grubby neighbor. So, block out 30 days in your calendar because you’re going to be entirely focused on getting your old house ready, so you can move on to your new house. [login to view URL]

Coming Home to Murder

When Liz Morgan leaves the police force in London behind to return to Millwater and run her grandfather’s business, she fully expects to be free of the hustle and bustle of the big city. But when a brutal attack leaves a dear friend fighting for her life, Liz soon finds that the currents run deep even in this sleepy hamlet. She is honour-bound to investigate one last time and bring the culprit to justice, but nothing is quite as it seems. [login to view URL]

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  • US English Level 1
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  • UK English 1
    95%
  • Blogging 1
    85%

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