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Augustine K

Amateur Creative Professional

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Interactive Resume

Some highlights from the non-classified work I've done!

    Work Experience        

Fall 2020

Teaching Assistant

  • Introduction to Management course for first-year Bachelor of Commerce undergraduate students. Guided approach to case studies with emphasis on developing crucial:
    • Written and oral Communication Skills
    • Critical thinking
    • Decision making
    • Teamwork and Leadership
  • Coordinated virtual presentations for a class of 35 over Microsoft Teams, grading, feedback

May 2020

Freelance Podcast Production

  • When one of my favourite author's was looking for a freelancer to help with their podcast, I had to give it a shot. Carefully curated my application and submitted knowing it'd be a long-shot. To my elated surprise, I was selected out of hundreds of applicants and the rest is history! (forgive my humblebrag, but. I have to make up for my lack of co-op experience somehow)
  • Produced detailed show notes, composed descriptions based on episode themes
  • Managed episode promotion on social media, created posts with design software, optimized for various platforms (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook)
  • Experienced with recording high quality audio output, capable of basic editing for clipping audio, trimming disfluencies, etc. Not an audio-engineer by any stretch, just an enthusiast!

Fall 2019 - Winter 2020

Student, Hospitality Team

  • When one of my favourite author's was looking for a freelancer to help with their podcast, I had to give it a shot. Carefully curated my application and submitted knowing it'd be a long-shot. To my elated surprise, I was selected out of hundreds of applicants and the rest is history! (forgive my humblebrag, but. I have to make up for my lack of co-op experience somehow)
  • Produced detailed show notes, composed descriptions based on episode themes
  • Managed episode promotion on social media, created posts with design software, optimized for various platforms (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook)
  • Experienced with recording high quality audio output, capable of basic editing for clipping audio, trimming disfluencies, etc. Not an audio-engineer by any stretch, just an enthusiast!

    Extra - Curriculars    

2019-2020

Jeux Du Commerce Delegate, Digital Strategy

  • Competed at JDCC (largest undergraduate business school competition in Central Canada)  in the Digital Strategy category (formerly Management Information Systems).
  • Analyzed 20+ Ivey Business Cases over a semester of preparation. Completed cases as a team of 3 within a 3-hour time constraint. Prepared and delivered 20-minute presentations outlining challenge, mandate, strategic recommendations and implementation timelines with consideration for risks and financial implications.  
  • Received mentorship from experienced consultants from public and private sector.
  • Preparatory organizations include: Didi Chuxing, Canopy Growth, Netflix, HaoDF, Red Hat, Genicon, CBSA, Budweiser, Honda, Labatt, and many more!  
  • Manage

2019-2020

Career Centre Student Ambassador

  • Volunteered with Faculty's Career Centre to assist with events geared towards career-development.
  • Collaborated in teams to execute special projects for student engagement: managed multi-platform social media campaigns in Hootsuite
  • Composed articles for faculty's career blog, interviewed local professionals and recruiters for advice
  • Participated in numerous workshops and held office hours to provide guidance/mentorship where possible.  / delivered presentations to captivate and inform student body of career-enriching opportunities.

2017-2018

Fundraising Coordinator

  • Organized a Silent Auction for Business Dinner, an annual networking event and keynote hosted by The Entrepreneurs' Club (TECDE)
  • Collected $3000+ worth of prizes for Silent Auction and raffle prize draws; went on to raise funds for Special Olympics Canada
  • Engaged with local businesses to generate excitement over supporting club goals and mission

    Interests and Personal Projects      

2018-2020

Update this personal project section!

  • Hoping to have this site completely reorganized by January 2021.
  • Yes, this needs to updated!

2018-2020

ACE Landscaping, Foreman

  • Managed a landscaping team while fostering relationships with clients
  • Preserved/maintained numerous properties: oversaw weeding, mowing, planting, mulching, and landscape design
  • Executed basic accounting responsibilities to ensure timely business flow

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