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Loyola University Chicago
Loyola University - Chicago, IL (Master's)
Roosevelt University- Chicago (Master's)
I love reading and writing, and I love helping other people fall in love with the written English language. I have written a blog in the past, and will soon return to blogging. I have written employee handbooks, job descriptions, business letters, family histories, company minutes, and many other writing assignments. I minored in English in college, and have never stopped learning. When I write, my goals are clarity and brevity. My writing is as long as it needs to be but no longer, and I eliminate all fluff and repetition. I have graded standardized tests, and prepared and given training in the areas of employment law, safety, and OSHA compliance.
I'm a graduate of a Catholic grade school in which grammar and reading were stressed. I can still diagram a sentence!
I also have two master's degrees in areas in which clear writing is critical: public administration and human resources management.
Being able to express oneself in writing is essential to success in today's world. I would love to help you shine. I love reading and writing, and I love helping other people fall in love with the written English language. I have… Read more
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Colette has been very patient with our son. She is always punctual and prepares for the sessions. Without a doubt she always goes an extra mile. We highly recommend Colette.
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I have successfully completed a bachelors degree and two masters degrees. I have tutored for Literacy Volunteers of America. I set up a training program in basic skills, math, and reading for a manufacturing company. I have also graded ISAT reading and math tests for Pearson Education.
When I read a chapter for a class, I highlight key points as I read the passage for the first time. Then I re-read the highlighted sections. If I have time, I write important points on note cards and review the cards several times.
I have a bachelors degree in political science, a masters degree in public administration, and a masters degree in human resources and industrial relations. I am a Senior Professional in Human Resources. I have 25 years experience in the human resources field, and have written many employee handbooks, reports, etc. I also created an in-house training program for employees who had poor reading and writing skills.
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