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“Great job! Quick return with high quality of work done. Thank you!”LindaAIP 9 months ago
Editing of Travelogue for self-publishing as book
“Linell was great to work with. Her advice and suggestions for improvements were much appreciated.”jjtopping 10 months ago
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“This is my 4th time working with Linell and I'm once again very pleased with her work. On this project, she performed a stellar copyediting job and also helped format my book for an Amazon Kindle release. I'd highly recommend her to anyone looking for an editor.”endo2016 1 year ago
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“Delighted, would love to work with you again.”Paul B. 1 year ago
Project for Linell - Grammar
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Freelance editor/writer/translator/proofreaderJun 2003
Much of my freelance work has been for clients in the educational publishing industry in South Africa and Botswana. I've also been writing extensively for clients around the world, about a variety of topics. Travel writing is my speciality. I work in English and Afrikaans and understand how to write for readers who speak English as second or third language.
Editorial resources coordinatorMay 2003 - Jul 2003 (2 months)
As part of a three-month contract, I sourced and trained new freelancer editors and provided in-house support for existing ones.
Managing EditorJul 2002 - Apr 2003 (9 months)
I managed mainly the English Additional Language and Social Sciences lists, contracting freelancers, providing in-house support, doing quality control and editing books myself.
Project ManagerNov 2001 - May 2002 (6 months)
I managed projects mainly the English Additional Language and Social Sciences lists, contracting freelancers, providing in-house support, doing quality control and editing books myself.
PublicistSep 1997 - Jun 2000 (2 years)
As publicist, my writing work consisted of writing media releases, copy for advertisements, copy for theatre programmes and promotional articles for the State Theatre's magazine.
Linguistics OfficerJul 1995 - Jun 1996 (11 months)
I translated, edited and proofread documents and publications like research reports, annual reports, magazine articles and production guides for emerging farmers.
B Admin (Hons) Political Science1993 - 1994 (1 year)
B Admin International Relations1990 - 1992 (2 years)
Early Childhood Development NQF Level 3
Financial Management NQF Level 4
Financial Management NQF Level 2
FET College Series: Client Services and Human Relations Level 2
FET College Series: Client Services and Human Relations Level 3
Hodder Geography for CAPS Grade 10 Learner's Book
I was co-author on this textbook for the South African market.
Living Treasures: Boyzie Cekwana
Living Treasures: Nadine Gordimer
Living Treasures: David Kramer
Living Treasures: Helen Sebidi
Living Treasures: Himla Soodyall
Living Treasures. Pieter-Dirk Uys
Oxford Successful English Grade 8 Teacher's Book
US English Level 198%
UK English 195%
Dutch to English Translation85%
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