I NEED SOME FEEDBACK FROM POTENTIAL EMPLOYERS.
PLEASE SEND ME AN EMAIL WITH YOUR THOUGHTS ABOUT MY RESUME.
I am looking for challenging positions with companies or clients, where
I can bring my technical writing, word processing, copyediting,
desktop publishing, web page, and proofreading skills
to benefit the company. Virtual assistant means that I accomplish
the work on my own computers,
from my home, aka telecommuting.
I have had my own personal computer since 1978,
my own website since Fall of 1995. I have done a lot of web
pages, about 20mb. I have done some pages to help
sell my products, and some are just for self-expression.
I was born and raised in SE Texas, near Pt Arthur, but
migrated out here in the 1970's.
Details about my computer programming and teaching work in my younger days is listed at
Details about my work since 1976 is on this page.
A picture of me is at http://www.snowcrest.net/soza/Graphics/Sh1994a.JPG
I am a US citizen, born in Port Arthur, Texas. I went to Port Neches-Groves High School in Port Neches, Texas. http://www.port-neches-groves.isd.tenet.edu/pnghs/default.htm
I was a straight-A student in high school.
I qualify for Mensa. http://www.snowcrest.net/soza/Graphics/mensacrd.jpg
If you want to ask about my high school days, my name was Sharon Elizabeth Newton.
My BS is in chemistry, in 1968, from Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. I have taken another 33 hours at the local community college, College of the Siskiyous, between 1994 and 1997, in computers, Legal Assistant, and management classes, including project management, systems theory and quality management.
I studied two and a half years under Milan Vodicka at
College of the Siskiyous, not in any formal degree program,
but informally, focusing on his "wholistic teaching" style.
Many of the writings on my website were class projects. (1995-1997)
I have done a lot of reading in Instructional Technology. I have a version of Doc-to-Help, and one of Help Magician Pro. I have a version of RoboHelp. I have learned several different help compiler softwares.
My late husband taught me to do legal research and writing,
and be our own lawyer. After he died,
I took half the courses in the Legal Assistant certificate program and
made A's in them.
COMPUTER SKILLS AND SOFTWARE COMPETENT IN
Microsoft Office 97, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access; and Quicken, QuickBooks, desktop publishing, paralegal, and flowcharts; VISIO, Netscape, Internet Explorer, CuteFTP, WinZip, Linkbot, Acrobat Reader, AllClear, WebMania, Drafix, AutoCAD, WordPerfect, PowerBasic, Windows 95.
I am set up with Windows 95. The PC I am using now is a 333mhz machine. My printer is a Panasonic KX-P4451 laser printer. I have a fax machine, Panasonic KX-F3000. My modem is 56kb. I can deliver work product by mail, UPS, email, or FTP. The color scanner is the Umax Astra 600P. I have Selectric typewriters.
Last updated on May 29, 2000