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Lindsey N.

Writing Instructor, Writer/Editor; syndicated workplace columnist

Chicago, IL (60660)

Travel radius
5 miles
Hourly fee
$100.00
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I write a nationally syndicated workplace advice column and teach writing at two local colleges. I may be more expensive than other tutors, but I am among the best writing teachers/private tutors you will ever have. My writing ability ranges from business to creative to features to public relations and advertising. I excel at writing resume, cover letters, and college admission essays.

I have received stellar evaluations from both students and administration. I have worked with all levels of students, and I use many teaching methods so the student WILL LEARN regardless of his/her educational history.

Writing is an art and a science. I recognize raw talent and can help direct it; I also have worked with students with learning disabilities, and I will be honest about the student's ability to learn. Telling students they can do ANYTHING they want is wrong, because it sets them up for failure. I can't teach math; but if you want to write, I can teach you any style, any media.

I will adjust my fee if a student wants a series of tutoring appointments.

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Lindsey’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Language:
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

Career Development

I counseled individuals involved in mass layoffs, as well as delivered 3-day resume and interviewing workshops for Drake Beam Morin, an internationally known outplacement firm. I received the Stellar Performance Award for my commitment and results helping people to become more successful in their job searches.

College Counseling

If a student is undecided, I have administered assessment tests and counseled individuals to help find the path that best suits their skills and talents. I have also guided people through my syndicated column, At Work.

ESL/ESOL

I have tutored ESL college students, achieving positive results in helping them improve both their written and verbal language skills.

Public Speaking

I was a regular guest on TV38, a Christian station featuring a talk show called "Among Friends." I appeared every three weeks to answer viewers' workplace problems.

Study Skills

I teach study skills in the Foundation Portfolio course at the Illinois Institute of Art. I designed this course to introduce students from diverse backgrounds to academic skills, career skills, and life skills.

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Education

Northwestern University (Communications-Psych)

DePaul University (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $100.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

I charge more because my writing skills and teaching skills are at the top of the ladder. I also would never charge for time not worked, such as breaks, travel time.

Travel policy

Lindsey will travel within 5 miles of Chicago, IL 60660.

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