INTRODUCTIONMY NAME ISKIRSTEN & I’MSEARCHING FORA JOB INEDUCATIONTECHNOLOGY
INTRODUCTION I BELIEVE OUR WORLD IS MOVING TOWARDS AN IDEA ECONOMY. ONE THAT REQUIRES A CREATIVE, CRITICAL & THOUGHTFUL WORKFORCE THAT IS NOT ONLY LITERATE BUT TECHNOLOGICALLY FLUENT.
INTRODUCTION A GREAT DEAL OF OUR ECONOMIC SUCCESS WILL DEPEND ON THE WORK FORCE CURRENTLY RISING THROUGH THE RANKS OF OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM
INTRODUCTION THIS GROUP OF INDIVIDUALS WILL NEED BOTH A STIMULATING & RICH EXPERIENCE TO CHALLENGE THEM AND HELP THEM LEARN. I BELIEVE TECHNOLOGY WILL BE PIVOTAL IN MAKING THIS HAPPEN.
INTRODUCTION THAT’S WHY I’M INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE ABOUT YOUR COMPANY. IF OUR PASSIONS ALIGN, I LOOK FORWARD TO EXAMINING POTENTIAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES.
INTRODUCTION BUT FIRST, LET ME INTRODUCE MY CREDENTIALS...
CREDENTIALS PROFESSIONAL DESCRIPTION IN 2008 I WORKED AS • Organizing and hosting large auctions & VIP events, A GALLERY closing sales, developing marketing strategy, accounting and giving artist lectures every week. • DIRECTOR & ART Sold works of art by master artists such as Picasso, Rembrandt, Chagall, Miro and Salvador Dali. SALES ASSOCIATE ACCOMPLISHMENTS ON THE CARNIVAL • Consistently met sales targets on a ship that had the second highest goals in the company CONQUEST • In six months, our art team that consisted of two sales associates, was able to sell over a million dollars worth of art
CREDENTIALS RECOMMENDATION “ Kirsten is extremely passionate and dedicated. Anything she takes part in she does whole heartedly with an energy and intelligence that is truly one of a kind. She thinks creatively and works hard to reach the ambitious goals she sets for herself. Together we collaborated to design and implement a highly successful Art Program that achieved all revenue targets and exceeded any client expectations. Thanks to her outgoing personality and unfailingly positive outlook we also had a great time doing it! Kelsey McIntyre Art Auctioneer, Park West Gallery
CREDENTIALS PROFESSIONAL DESCRIPTION • My position blended the roles of project manager, branding FROM 2009 TO 2010 I analyst, social media community manager, copywriter as well as digital and social media strategist for both clients and internally developed products, such as HootSuite, the WORKED AS THE popular social media dashboard. • Responsibilities included project management, leading team SOCIAL BRAND brainstorming sessions, online community cultivation, as well as writing & editing client facing publications such as MANAGER AT • strategies and reports, to name a few. This position allowed me to hone speciﬁc skills, such as: INVOKE MEDIA effective task management, clear & concise communication (oral & written), delegation, thorough research & fact checking, problem solving, attention to detail, as well as the ability to produce high quality work under tight time constraints.
CREDENTIALS RECOMMENDATION “ I consider it my great privilege to have worked with Kirsten Bailey, a consummate communicator and a stickler for the details who has probably never missed a deadline in her life. Kirsten arrived at Invoke with a background in art history and sales, and within months had converted herself into a core member of an extremely skilled team. Her strategic thinking and excellent client communication skills quickly established her as a leader. Its no surprise, then, that Kirsten has masterminded and led several of Invokes most successful campaigns, and has done so with unwavering class, deftness, and composure. I envy those who work with Kirsten in the future; she will be a gift to any company. If you are interested in hearing more speciﬁcs about her work with Invoke, please feel free to contact me Grace Carter Director of Social Media Marketing & Senior Strategist, Invoke Media
CREDENTIALS RECOMMENDATION “ Kirsten worked with Invoke for almost 2 years, and if it were up to me shed still be working with us. Shes a bright, hard working and dedicated individual, positively impacting the quality of the work we turned out, and inspiring others around her to do the same. A thoughtful writer, a creative strategist, and a brilliant communicator, she brings a lot of positives to the table. Id recommend her without question. David Tedman Cofounder & COO at Invoke Media
CREDENTIALS CLIENT RECOMMENDATION “ Kirsten in a nutshell, Sharp, Organized and Personable. It was great working with her on a daily basis. Her willingness to go that extra mile to make sure everything is working and on schedule. We were very impressed with her professionalism Terry Sylvan Partner, Director of Strategic Marketing, SterlingKlor
CREDENTIALS EDUCATION I GRADUATED FROM QUEEN’S UNIVERSITY WITH A BA HONOURS IN ART HISTORY & CLASSICAL HISTORY IN 2008
IN SUM SO. WHAT CAN I OFFER YOUR COMPANY? • A passionate employee who cares deeply about improving technology to help people learn • Experience in the ﬁeld of online technology & social media, project management, team leadership, task delegation, creative problem-solving, brainstorming marketing strategy, as well as writing & editing client facing publications. • BA Honours degree in Art History and Classical History • An array of hard & soft skills, reinforced by the ability to rapidly absorb information and learn quickly • The fruits of my professional philosophy: Quality. Value. Polish. • A personable coworker with experience working in a startup culture • Focus, dedication & loyalty
IN SUM AND WHAT CAN YOUR COMPANY OFFER ME? An opportunity to change the world.
LET’S CHAT I LOOK FORWARD TO CONNECTING AND EXPLORING WHERE OUR MUTUAL INTERESTS & PASSIONS MAY TAKE US. FEEL FREE TO CONNECT WITH ME ON ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PLATFORMS Go ahead. Click away. They’re hyperlinked ...Still can’t access the links? Play this slide in ‘Slideshow’ mode, THEN click away!