About Me

headshot1Charlotte is a 23 year-old Canadian living in Bogotá, Colombia. She studied marketing in Toronto, Ontario, Canada at the Pilon School of Business and then moved to Ottawa, Ontario in 2013 to pursue a degree in International Business at the Sprott School of Business. She is currently enjoying a year long exchange in South America as a component of her undergraduate degree, which requires her to emerge herself into a new culture.

To keep family and friends up to date, Charlotte has created the blog ‘Char On A Whim‘ high-lighting her cross-cultural travels and whimsical adventures while abroad. You can find these blog posts here and on the Sprott School of Business blogging website.

Charlotte wishes to obtain a career within international development and expansion that will allow her to utilize her knowledge of international buyer behaviour, strategic branding and cross-cultural management.


Skills

A selection of Charlotte’s core skills that she would like to highlight include:

Personal Strengths

  • Leadership and Teamwork:
    Capable of stepping up and taking leadership roles as well as being a fair team player
  • Critical Thinking:
    Developed during the Business Case Analysis class, where she learned to analyze and provide solutions to real-life business problems
  • Public Speaking:isbc
    Experience presenting to large audiences in an engaging manner as well as trained for case competitions which required delivering business solutions to industry professionals
  • Time Management:
    Ability to balance academics, work and multiple extracurricular actives while maintaining a healthy lifestyle
  • Cross-cultural Communication:
    Worked in teams consisting of individuals from around the world

Technical Skills

  • Microsoft (Word, Powerpoint, Excel):
    Advanced level due to specific courses and case competitions
  • Piktochart:
    Graphic design for media promotion
  • Google Analytics:
    Used in the classroom and professional environment to track data of websites
  • WordPress:
    Able to create websites and blogs using basic HTML

 LANGUAGES

English: Native Speaker

Spanish: Intermediate Level

French: Basic Level