Kristi Sproul, AgCareers.com’s Education and Marketing Specialist, recently joined AgCareers.com this summer. She works from a home office in Western Oklahoma.
What do you do on a day-to-day basis in your role with AgCareers.com?
I really get to do a wide variety of projects which is exciting and keeps my days interesting. Within a day I may work with University Partners in promoting their online master’s programs, write content for blogs or newsletters, help promote AgCareers.com resources to targeted audiences or assist in building the framework for market research projects.
What do you enjoy about working with AgCareers.com?
My coworkers’ level of talent really makes the job enjoyable. I am fortunate to work with a team that is goal-oriented, solution-focused, and eager to deliver valuable resources to job seekers and employers.
What advice would you give to job seekers using AgCareers.com for the first time?
Take the time to familiarize yourself with all the available resources. The site offers so much more than just job postings!
What are you most looking forward to in your role with AgCareers.com?
The opportunity to continuously pursue new projects that will provide value to agriculture’s talent community.
In your spare time, what do you like to do on the weekends?
I like to spend time outside. Doesn’t matter much what I am doing, so long as it’s outside. Lately most weekends are a combination of cattle work and Oklahoma State University football!
What’s your favorite snack and name one thing you can’t live without while working?
My favorite snack is bananas with peanut butter. I can’t live without a big cup of water while working!
Favorite book & favorite movie?
My favorite books are World War II era fiction. My favorite movie is Gone with the Wind…all six hours of it!