Duane R
Writer #9782
Santa Ana, CA
Joined 7/2/2014
4 Star Rating
100% Success
3,131 Projects
2 Endorsements
2 Elite Skills
Duane is an educator, first and foremost. He enjoys coaching, mentoring, and teaching as ways to engage with young people (and not-so-young people). When he cannot reach students individually, he uses his writing and podcasting to spread knowledge to his audiences. Currently, Duane has a personal development blog that he runs through his own website, www.duanerohrbacher.com, and a podcast on iTunes and Stitcher called Reframe with Duane. He is an avid sports writer, having completed hundreds of articles on WriterAccess, and he is a Contributor for FanSided, where he posts at least 12 articles a month covering various sports topics. Furthermore, he has a vast amount of writing experience doing resumes, cover letters, and other career-oriented writing through UpWork and with clients one-on-one. Finally, Duane has written on education, education technology, conflict resolution, law, and self-help extensively through a variety of mediums.
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Duane R's Career Industry Experience

100 Projects Completed

Duane crafts cover letters and resumes for individual clients. Duane writes about how to generally write cover letters and resumes for various industries. Duane knows that writing about career is an iterative process, and he continuously updates his knowledge on best practices to ensure that his career writing remains relevant.

Specialties

Education, Sports, Technology, Education Technology, Conflict Resolution, Law, Self-Help, Personal Development, Career, Resume, Cover Letter, Academic, Manuscript, Copy Editing, Copywriting, Blog

Interests

Doggy Daycare, Mountain climbing, general wellness

Education

Penn State University

JD/PhD focusing on the intersection of law and student development.

The Ohio State University

BA/BA focusing on syntactical structures of the German language and how non-native German speakers learn.

Sports

1,320 Projects Completed

Duane has now written well over 1000 articles in the sports area. Duane loves writing highly analytical pieces that can be up to 1500 words, and is also excited to write game previews, player spotlights, and game summaries. Duane is a passionate sports writer who can drum up passion in even the most casual fans.

Legal

103 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Duane has provided legal research for solo practitioners, law firms, and government agencies as well as law and education professors for over seven years. His legal research includes anything from employment law, education law, contract law, constitutional law, and a variety of other legal areas of interest. Duane is well read in state, federal and international legal research and writing, and is up-to-date on current Bluebook formatting standards.

Education

101 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Duane has written a variety of articles in the education industry, covering a vast array of topics. When he started out as a writer, Duane wrote dozens of articles for a small education technology company called TheHoverCam. He then branched out into more academic writing, covering topics on education law, education policy, assessment, and curriculum. Duane has a PhD in Higher Education Administration, and his knowledge of student affairs and compliance in education is unmatched. Duane loves the education sector, and he will continue to pursue paid and unpaid writing in the area because he believes that there needs to be new voices in education.

Career

100 Projects Completed

Duane crafts cover letters and resumes for individual clients. Duane writes about how to generally write cover letters and resumes for various industries. Duane knows that writing about career is an iterative process, and he continuously updates his knowledge on best practices to ensure that his career writing remains relevant.

Blog Post

1,507 Projects Completed

Duane has written blog posts both as a recognized contributor and ghostwriter for six of the Alexa top 500 websites, and he continues to develop his blog writing skills through thorough Google Analytics research and development. Duane can write on a variety of topics, and he always uses Flesch-Kincaid's reading ease metric to ensure that his work is readable and meets the target audience's expectations.

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