Interfaced with professors and universities across the country to create customized textbooks and e-learning solutions. Assisted the sales field with the acquisition of new and existing business while serving as the primary point of contact for custom projects. Ensured all projects met required sales margins and prepared sales forecasts.
Managed the publication process for multiple technical books per year at a global publisher. Guided authors throughout the writing process and performed developmental editing on all assigned titles. Coordinated workflow within the project team and approved the work of technical editors and copy editors. Worked closely with the graphics and production teams while ensuring adherence to publication dates. Liaised with legal and marketing to ensure copyrights and branding for all assigned titles. Reviewed page layouts and finalized books for press.
Collaborated with financial advisors to create a quarterly investment newsletter. Managed the newsletter production cycle and interfaced with vendors to coordinate printing and shipping. Ensured licensing, copyrights, and compliance for all content.
Currently providing professional editing services to a range of clients, including first-time authors, freelance writers, and tech-based businesses. Past projects include working with top publishers such as Alpha Books/Penguin, Que, Addison-Wesley, Wharton School Publishing, Cisco Press, and New Riders/Peachpit.
Joined the New Riders/Peachpit team as a summer intern to develop proofreading and editing skills while learning about the computer publishing business. Took on the advanced responsibilities of project management at the request of the managing editor, and continued to work in a freelance capacity after the internship.
Frustrated by the expectations and communication styles of your young employees? Stop losing productivity to disengaged, under-performing, unmotivated, young workers. This books gives simple, proven techniques supported by the author's nearly three decades of research and experiences to motivate, develop and retain high-performing young employees. The majority of the workforce is under 30, so ... read more
You’re SMART! You know that if you aren’t winning on Instagram, you aren’t winning. Having an audience that identifies with your message means doing more business, making more money, and gaining influence. You just don’t know where to get started. Or maybe you know that your message and your content has potential, but you haven’t been able to gain any traction yet. How can you grow your accoun... read more
There are already hundreds of thousands of cybersecurity professionals and according to some sources, there is a shortage of several more hundreds of thousands. Tribe of Hackers wants to change that. We asked for industry, career, and personal advice from 70 cybersecurity luminaries who are ready to break down barriers and shatter ceilings. It's about time.This book can be a catalyst for chang... read more
IT’S TIME TO STOP HIDING! You paid for the best coach training. You learned the marketing funnels. You’re working your ass off to get paying clients, but your business refuses to move forward, and the vision you had for becoming a kickass 6-figure BossBabe has faded to black. The truth is that the fastest path to taking your business to the next level is by becoming confident, radiant, and utt... read more
Praise for Tai Chi for Knee Health: The Low-Impact Exercise System for Eliminating Knee Pain“A must read for orthopedic specialists and anyone struggling with knee pain.” Paul G. Fendos, Jr., Ph.D., author of Taiji as Moving Meditation: Fundamental Principles and Practices)“Tai Chi for Knee Health offers millions of adults with an innovative option for relief from chronic knee pain.” Richard T... read more
Tired of drowning in mess and clutter? Are your children too embarrassed by your messy house to invite friends over to play because it looks like a bomb went off inside it? Whether it’s your home, car, drawer, linen closet, inbox, bank account, or body, most of us have pockets of clutter that drain us energetically, and derail our best-laid plans.In Messy Bed, Messy Head not only will you lear... read more
Home of your dreams - or financial nightmare? Before you fall in love with a money pit - or pay way more than you should - get the inside scoop from an expert. This step-by-step guide will make you a savvy home shopper. From pre-approval to negotiation, inspections, and closing, this entertaining book is a must-read for the smart home buyer.
Aging is inevitable, but whether you get old or not is within your control! Living Younger empowers you to create an amazing aging experience as you learn how to enjoy health and vitality for decades. If you have noticed new aches and pains, a decline in your ability to do some of the activities you love, or a loss in energy and vitality, you may have begun to feel a sense of dread about your ... read more
I believe each of us has a very special purpose in this world regarding our mission as souls. And by writing this "Book of Truth," and by sharing all of the knowledge I’ve gained since my awakening in 1997, I feel I am fulfilling mine.The Simple Truth About Us is a gateway to your true self, away from anxiety and fear. This book will be especially helpful if you have lost your direction in lif... read more
FROM DEBT TO DOT COM Based in a spare bedroom in his home, Matt DeCoursey built companies that generated millions of dollars in revenue and huge amounts of profit. And he started it all with only an American Express card with an $8,000 limit and a determined vision to succeed. Using the inspiring narrative of his startup journey—from its profitable highs to its scrambling lows and all the hard... read more
Investing is a skill that even non-finance people should learn to master. Whether your goal is to have comfortable retirement, finance your children’s education, reach financial independence or just retain the purchasing power of savings, investing is the way to reach these targets.Investing for Non-Finance People describes the basic investing principles in a straightforward way so you are abl... read more
"After 22 years as an FBI Agent and 6 years in Corporate Security, I can affirm that Ami provides valuable real life expertise in an entertaining narrative that will not disappoint the expert or the layperson." -Former FBI Supervisory Special Agent and Global Head of Security for a major Silicon Valley corporation. Have you ever wondered if there is a hidden layer to the normal, everyday world... read more
What you need to know to take amazing photos—or shoot movies!—with your Nikon D300s camera This portable, full-color guide explains all essential controls, features, and functions of the Nikon D300s camera, including the exciting new D-Movie with auto-focus feature, 3-inch LCD screen, quiet shutter release, and external microphone for movie recording. You’ll find step-by-step instructions and ... read more
The Genius is in. You don't have to be a genius to switch from a PC to a Mac. But if you want to make the move with less hassle, put this savvy Portable Genius guide to work. Want to share data between your Mac and your PC? Understand the differences between Mac OS®X and Windows®? Learn how to perform everyday Mac tasks? Transfer important stuff like calendars, contact lists, and music? You'll... read more
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Native English experienced freelance copy-editor and proofreader specialising in science, technology, business and medicine.
Are you a specialist who wants to write for a non-specialist audience? I can help you to communicate your ideas with clarity and passion.