Marilyn R. Freedman

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Lawrence, MA, United States

Accomplished author, ghostwriter, and editor of books, blog posts, and articles who transforms chaotic concepts into clear prose.

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Overview

With 30 years in the industry, I'm an accomplished author, ghostwriter, and editor of books, blog posts, and newspaper articles. I'm passionate about transforming chaotic concepts into clear, well-organized prose for targeted audiences while meeting the objectives of authors and publishers.

Whether I'm involved with developmental editing or ghostwriting, I ensure that my work conveys the author's intended meaning to readers.

Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Business & Management
Career Guides
Economics
Health & wellbeing
Mathematics & Statistics
Self-help & Self-improvement
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Technology

Certifications

  • Journalism

Work experience

Freelance Developmental Editor and Ghostwriter

Self-employed
November, 1995 – Present (almost 23 years)

I'm an accomplished author, ghostwriter, and editor of books, blog posts, and newspaper articles. I'm passionate about transforming chaotic concepts into clear, well-organized prose for targeted audiences while meeting the objectives of authors and publishers.

My strengths include developmental, substantive, content, line, and general editing.

Whether I'm involved with developmental editing or ghostwriting, I ensure that my work conveys the author's intended meaning to readers.

Ghostwriting Examples:
♦ I'm the Boss of Me: A Guide to Owning Your Career by Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn (Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson FT Press, 2017).

♦ Tour Guide to Alternative Medicine, edited by Marilyn R. Freedman (TBD). [Originally Mosby's Tour Guide to Alternative Medicine, Mosby Editorial Board (St. Louis, MO: Mosby-Yearbook, 1997 unpublished).]

I've successfully edited college textbooks in economics, statistics, psychology, technology, nutrition, and health.

Portfolio Highlights:
♦ Nutrition from Science to You by Joan Salge Blake, Kathy D. Munoz, and Stella Volpe (Pearson Education, 2014)

♦ Principles of economics by Paul Krugman and Robin Wells (Worth Publishers, 2006, 2009)

♦ Principles of economics books by Michael Parkin (Addison-Wesley Publishing, 1993, 1996)

♦ Information Technology Project Management, 1st, 2nd, 8th editions, by Kathy Schwalbe (Course Technology, 2000, 2001, 2015)

♦ Information Technology & the Networked Economy by Patrick McKeown (Course Technology, 2003)

My specialties include: nonfiction in the social sciences, statistics, management, technology, applied sciences, and health.

Portfolio (7 selected works)

I'm the Boss of Me: A Guide to Owning Your Career

Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn

If you’re like most people, you’ve had good bosses and bad bosses. Some bosses have inspired you. Others have caused you to scratch your head and think, “How did this person get to be in charge?” But you might not realize that you have one amazing boss, someone who’s capable of incredible accomplishment and legendary leadership, probably the best boss you’ll ever have…YOU! Yes, you. There will... read more

If you’re like most people, you’ve had good bosses and bad bosses. Some bosses have inspired you. Others have caused you to scratch your head and think, “How did this person get to be in charge?” But you might not realize that you have one amazing boss, someone who’s capable of incredible accomplishment and legendary leadership, probably the best boss you’ll ever have…YOU! Yes, you. There will... read more

Information Technology Project Management

Kathy Schwalbe

Gain a strong understanding of IT project management as you learn to apply today's most effective project management tools and techniques with the unique approach found in INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROJECT MANAGEMENT, 8E. This book emphasizes the latest developments and skills to help you prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exa... read more

Gain a strong understanding of IT project management as you learn to apply today's most effective project management tools and techniques with the unique approach found in INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROJECT MANAGEMENT, 8E. This book emphasizes the latest developments and skills to help you prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exa... read more

Health: The Basics (11th Edition)

Rebecca J. Donatelle

Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringHealth does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MasteringHealth search for ISBN-10: 0321908724/ISBN-13: 9780321908728. That package includes ISBN-10: 0321910427/ISBN-13: 9780321910424 and ISBN-10: 0321948742/ISBN-13: 9780321948748. MasteringHealth is not a self-paced technology and... read more

Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringHealth does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MasteringHealth search for ISBN-10: 0321908724/ISBN-13: 9780321908728. That package includes ISBN-10: 0321910427/ISBN-13: 9780321910424 and ISBN-10: 0321948742/ISBN-13: 9780321948748. MasteringHealth is not a self-paced technology and... read more

Succeeding With Technology (04) by Stair, Ralph - Baldauf, Kenneth [Paperback (2004)]

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Succeeding With Technology (04) by Stair, Ralph - Baldauf, Kenneth [Paperback (2004)]

Succeeding With Technology (04) by Stair, Ralph - Baldauf, Kenneth [Paperback (2004)]

Nutrition: From Science to You (2nd Edition)

Joan Salge Blake, Kathy D. Munoz, Stella Volpe

Bring nutrition into focus with an innovative approach. Nutrition: From Science to You, Second Edition provides the tools you need to understand the science of nutrition and successfully apply it in your personal life and future career. This text personalizes nutritional information to engage you in the subject matter, while retaining the scientific rigor needed for academic success. Innovativ... read more

Bring nutrition into focus with an innovative approach. Nutrition: From Science to You, Second Edition provides the tools you need to understand the science of nutrition and successfully apply it in your personal life and future career. This text personalizes nutritional information to engage you in the subject matter, while retaining the scientific rigor needed for academic success. Innovativ... read more

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