Kara C.

  • Joined September 2016

I am currently an MFA student at Queens of Charlotte University; love anything to do with writing, reading, and cats.

  • Madrid, NE, United States
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Kara C.
Madrid, NE, United States

Services

Categories

Content Marketing Social Media Copywriting Public Relations

Experience

Summary

I've worked with Tweetdeck and Hootsuite before. I currently help run my MFA program's twitter using Tweetdeck. Open and willing to learn more platforms. Familiar with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin, etc.

Work history

Prairie Schooner
Editorial Intern
-Read submissions and wrote reader's reports -Cataloged hundreds of books for the African Poetry Book Fund -Wrote compelling Facebook, Twitter, and blog statuses
UNL Writing Center
Writing Consultant
-Consulted collaboratively with student writers about their papers -Suggested editing opportunities on how to improve their writing
Trouvaille: Discovering the Unexpected; Centum Press
Published Author
-Published two stories in literary journals -"When He's Alone" by Trouvaille: Discovering the Unexpected -"The Impression" by Centum Press
Presage Analytics
Marketing Intern
-Communicated with customers to fulfill orders -Used software to create compelling sales presentations -Input data based on customer needs -Researched the industry and competitors

Education

Accreditations

Queens of Charlotte University
Masters of Fine Arts-Fiction
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Major: English Concentration: Creative Writing Minor: Business

Skills

Skills

blogging communications content creation copywriting customer retention social media social media management sub-editing newsletters advertising

Tools

Facebook Facebook Advertising Facebook Insights Facebook Power Editor Tweetdeck Twitter Twitter Advertising LinkedIn Hootsuite

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

What I read

Everything and anything. I read contemporary fiction, health and fitness blogs, fashion blogs, animal blogs, etc.

Side projects

At an intern at Prairie Schooner, I helped run the social media platforms. I also currently help manage the twitter for my MFA program.

Ideal team

Small or large. I believe I bring a lot of positive energy to the table; I love anyone who is creative and innovative; who can work towards the same goal of bettering a business together.