Karie Hansen

Freelance Article Writer & Blog Writer

Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
Phone: 804-263-8528
Website: http://www.linkedin.com/in/kariehansen
2 Skills
Karie Hansen
Customer Service - Administrative Assistant - Writer
Mobile : 804-263-8528 LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/kariehansen

Core Strengths:
• Creative Writer – loves to research her subject.
• Managing the office and customers.
• Provide administrative support to Vice President, and executive management directors.
• Outstanding problem solving and working with difficult customer situations with tact and ease.
• Posses Time Management and Prioritization skills to get work done within scheduled deadlines.
• Several years of professional experience in Articles, and Content Writing for different web sites.
• Efficient computer skills with proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
• Ability to cultivate positive and enduring relationship with customers.

Employment History:

Insparisk, Inc. Richmond, VA

National leading inspection company for boilers, pressure vessels, & equipment inspections & risk assessment.
Home Page: http://www.insparisk.com

Customer Service Manager (Full-Time)

Panera Bread
Richmond, VA

Panera bread is a franchise bakery store.
Home page: http://www.panera.com

Associate (Part time)
-Help customers with decisions and collect money.

Bellevue, WA USA • June 2007 - June 2009

Moran Knobel

Moran Knobel is an *ASPPA Certified retirement plan consulting and administration firm. It was the first firm in the western United States to complete the independent certification process. Home page: http://moranknobel.com/

Administrative Assistant
- First contact of the company.
- Responsible for all mailings.
- Responsible for payments to be deposited into the bank.
- Contributed to collaborating and binding the quarterly reports.
- Organized the whole filing system.
From Home • August 2005 - April 2007
Independent contractor writing daily celebrity news articles. Home Page : http://www.hotonlinenews.com

Web Content Writer (Part Time)
- Reviewed and wrote daily articles series about celebrity’s lives.
- Contributed to create humorous captions about entertainers.
Amrita Aromatherapy
Fairfield, IA USA • February 2006 - December 2006
Amrita offers its entire line to the natural products industry. Customers include day spas, destination spas and resort spas, as well as professional practitioners such as massage therapists, aromatherapists and chiropractors.
Home page: http://amrita.net/
Customer Service/Sales
- Sold & took orders over the phone.
- Researched for specific products that needed additional information from the Internet.
- Resolved customers inquires or problems.
Main Street Chiropractic Fairfield, IA USA • February 2003 - July 2006
Chiropractic office treating patients’ well-being & physiologies.

Receptionist (Part Time)
- Worked with customers (patients) on daily basis to assist them, and answer their different questions and concerns
- Prepared patient records for the doctor.
- Collected payment from the doctor & balanced out patients records.
- Help with the paperwork for an insurance claims.
- Prepared, filed, and taken actions for significant documents we received from different view of works
Tower Dental Fairfield, IA USA • May 2001 - August 2003
Dental and orthodontic, private practice.

Office Assistant
- Prepared patient records for the day.
- Set up the rooms before the patients arrived.
- Stocked the rooms with needed supplies.
- Typed invoices of patients’ with outstanding balances.
- Help with the paperwork for an insurance claims.

Education History:
? Degrees:
• Master of Human Resource Development, 2010 to 2011
Sullivan University
• Bachelor of Science in Psychology, 1996
Maharishi University of Management • Fairfield, IA
Achievements and Other Skills:
? Achievements:
• Published writer: “Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul Book 2”.

? Skills:
• Excellent inter-personal communication.
• Proficient in writing (articles, blogging, newsletter, etc.), navigating & researching on the Internet.
• Proficient in Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
• Familiar with QuickBooks software.
• Excellent at brain storming innovative ideas.

Interests, and Future Planning:
? Interests:
- Reading: Novels, cultural & travel magazines, motivational leaders, and culinary arts.
- Cooking: Cheesecake, international desserts and gourmet.
- Dancing: Ballroom, modern and salsa.
- Learning: Different cultures, people, communication, business, and food.
- Travelling: Exploring different countries and taking road trips.
? Future Planning:
- Full-time Writer
- Polishing my computer skills (Office related applications & toolkits) through attending different seminars and workshops.
References available upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Blog Writing