Amalynne B.


Amalynne B.

Tutor

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Will travel 5 miles

$100 per hour.

5.0 244 ratings

Experienced College Application, Writing, and Business Subjects Tutor

Welcome, new students! In summary: knowledgeable, efficient, and responsive business/writing tutor for projects at the college level. About me and the way I tutor: Professionally, I am a financial marketer and copywriter with over seven years of experience in my field. My insatiable curiosity and passion for learning fuel my highly effective tutoring sessions. My students love my flexibility, responsiveness, and the speed and efficiency with which I help them set their academic goals and ... [more]


Vocabulary


Grammar


Microsoft Excel


French


General Computer


Reading

Reading is my absolute joy in the world, and I hope to share my passion with my students so that they may experience the richness tucked between words. I have helped students from late elementary to high school improve their reading via the Fullerton Public Library's internship and volunteer reading program. I have dedicated hours to helping students of all ages fall in love with the written word and tackle text with confidence. I am patient, but like to give my students challenges and a schedule of achievable goals.


Writing

For the past seven years, I have worked primarily as a business, political science, and English writing tutor. I specialize in writing and research for undergrad and master's level theses across a wide range of subjects including economics, political science, sociology, international studies/relations, literature, pre-med, and business. Furthermore, as a junior correspondent for the Orange County Register, I wrote numerous articles on literature, art, and activities in the community. I have also worked as a manuscript editor, marketing editor, and professional marketer and copywriter for the finance industry. My skills range both humanities and technical subjects and I am up to the challenge of all writing subjects!


English

I work as a professional copywriter and marketer, daily using the very skills required of English subjects. Furthermore, I have helped numerous students achieve success in English at AP, IB, honors, and college levels for the past seven years.


Literature


Adobe Photoshop

My Adobe Photoshop experience is focused greatly around creating materials for promotion and marketing. I have been working with the program creatively for over ten years, and professionally for seven. I like to focus on the basics with my students and create lesson plans that will compliment their desired use of the program. My hope is to take my students beyond the basics so they can fully explore the extent of their creativity.


Finance


Proofreading


SAT Reading


SAT Writing


Spelling


Study Skills

For the past seven years, I have worked as a dedicated writing and business subjects tutor at the collegiate level. During my time helping well over a hundred students, I have learned and developed a series of useful study skills that can help my students tackle numerous subjects at once and master test-taking skills and time management.


Business

A graduate of Chapman University's Argyros School of Business in International Business Finance and Economics, I have a multi-faceted background in business. I was a member of Alpha Kappa Psi (professional co-ed business fraternity) Rho Chi chapter, involved in various business development projects throughout Orange County and the greater Los Angeles area. I've experienced the corporate side of business, having worked in financial marketing and consulting for over seven years. I specialize in tutoring for all business subjects including economics, finance, marketing, management, and leadership. I also have extensive knowledge in technical business writing, market research, personal branding, and digital marketing strategy.


Career Development

In my many years as a tutor, I have helped students advance themselves towards new academic and professional phases of their lives. Primarily, I have helped mid to high-level executives in operations, tech, finance, and marketing prepare for challenging interview scenarios and improve the quality of their LinkedIn profiles, resumes, and cover letters. Having worked as an executive IT recruiter early in my career, I established a keen understanding of what interviewers and managers are looking for in qualified candidates. I work with many students and have a firm understanding of the competition. Furthermore, I have recently specialized in assisting students with their pre-med college application essays and interviews. I have been able to help these students synthesize their skills and drives into strong, concise persuasive statements that have landed them offers from some of the U.S.'s top medical schools. In addition to medical school applications, I have also helped MBA candidates construct impactful personal statements that have resulted in offers from schools like NYU, USC, Penn State, and Pepperdine.


College Counseling

As a marketer and copywriter, I've been able to apply persuasive writing techniques to help my students communicate their value and write tight, strong, informative and emotive personal statements. Additionally, I excel at helping students edit down their activities essays to meet word count requirements without compromising content. I also possess ample experience helping medical students strengthen their secondary essays, maneuver the AMCAS application process, and Interfolio. Lastly, I work as the undergrad and graduate school college counselor at a boutique ivy league-focused tutoring firm in Los Angeles where I crafted a comprehensive college prep curriculum for undergraduate students. I possess knowledge about the Common App, Cal State, and UC application processes.


Marketing

I have tackled both the research and creative side of marketing. I work professionally as a financial marketer and copywriter, writing and managing web sales content for major financial institutions and software companies. I have also coached businesses of all sizes in digital marketing management, from social media engagement and strategy to website content to SEO and persuasive copy. In my early years as a marketer, I fused my talents in digital design to help small businesses build websites and create an image, brand, and presence online.


Microsoft Windows

Learning how to maneuver Microsoft Windows is like learning how to walk, once you take the steps, you can go anywhere--socially, professionally, academically. Over the years I have taught students the basics of Microsoft Windows to more advance application via the Fullerton Public Library's volunteer and tutor program. I have helped students of all ages to feel confident in programs like Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, and most notably, Publisher. These basics are absolutely crucial to your success in today's world, please do not hesitate to request my assistance.


Political Science

Over the past seven years, I have assisted five wonderful masters-level students obtain degrees in International Studies. These advanced courses relied on political science materials, theories, and a deep understanding of modern political and foreign affairs. Furthermore, my professional role as a financial copywriter requires me to have a vast understanding of political/foreign affairs and markets. With my tutoring knowledge, business acumen, and academic background as an international business and economics major, I am well-suited to assist students with any political science coursework they may encounter. I am a graduate of Chapman University's Argyros School of Business in International Business Finance and Economics