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About me

Hello there! I'm Kevin Grimes, a passionate communicator with a knack for advocacy. Hailing from the picturesque University of Alaska Fairbanks, I've honed my skills in the field of communication, emerging as a dedicated professional ready to make a positive impact.


Education: I am a proud graduate of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where I immersed myself in the world of communication. My academic journey has equipped me with a comprehensive understanding of effective communication strategies, enabling me to navigate the intricate landscape of conveying ideas and messages with precision.


Professional Background: Currently serving as a Communications/Foster Youth Entry Coordinator, I have embraced the challenges and opportunities that come with facilitating effective communication in various settings. My role involves crafting compelling narratives, managing digital platforms, and ensuring that information is disseminated efficiently and in a way that resonates with diverse audiences.


Communication Skills: My greatest strength lies in my exceptional communication skills. Whether it's crafting engaging content, facilitating clear and concise discussions, or spearheading advocacy campaigns, I excel in conveying messages that leave a lasting impact. I believe in the power of words to inspire, educate, and ignite change.


Advocacy Passion: Advocacy is more than a profession for me; it's a calling. I am deeply committed to using my skills to champion causes that matter. From community outreach initiatives to promoting social and environmental sustainability, I am driven by a desire to contribute positively to the world.


Why Communication? Communication, to me, is not just a skill; it's a bridge that connects individuals, communities, and ideas. It has the power to break down barriers, foster understanding, and drive positive change. I am dedicated to harnessing the potential of effective communication to create meaningful connections and bring about positive transformations.


Let's Connect: I am always eager to connect with like-minded individuals, organizations, and causes. If you're looking for a passionate communicator with a proven track record in advocacy, or if you simply want to exchange ideas, feel free to reach out. Together, we can amplify our voices and make a difference.


Thank you for visiting my page, and I look forward to the exciting opportunities that lie ahead in the world of communication and advocacy!

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Courses

Presentation Skills for Beginners
Presentation Skills for Beginners
Public speakingContent developmentSlideshow design
Public speakingContent developmentSlideshow designAudience engagementConfidence building
Presentation Skills for Beginners is a comprehensive training program designed to equip novices with essential clarifying and public speaking skills. The course features module-based learning about designing engaging presentations, mastering body language, improving voice modulation, and handling audience questions effectively. Suitable for individuals looking to build confidence in public speaking.

Skills

Leadership College Entry Advocacy Communication Customer Engagement Time Management Public Speaking Relationship Building

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Ernesto Godinez

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$15 - $30
Interview Prep Networking Strategies Resume Building +1 more
With experience ranging from the public-to-private sector, Ernesto's work has resulted in achievements solving multi-level issues across industries including entertainment, nonprofit, policy, education, and philanthropy. He has supported and increased organizational outcomes with an emphasis on strategy, market analysis, and stakeholder engagement. 

Leveraging his experience from the classroom (former Teach For America corps member), he now serves clients in a consulting capacity through strategic planning and change management efforts. 

As a career coach, Ernesto's mission is to be a resourceful, problem solver to those looking for career development tactics via resume, interview, and networking guidance.
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Sudip Biswas

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$15 - $40
Software Engineering Investment Startup +1 more
I am co-founder and CTO of Cybera, ex-Facebook, Microsoft, Compass. My other professional interests include entrepreneurship, investing, writing, real estates. Currently I reside in Seattle, Washington. I love the Pacific Northwest, and try my best to enjoy everything that PNW has to offer. Say hi on email and social media!
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Hari Krishnan

Personal Session

$35 - $40
Free Sessions Available
Software Development Product Development Leadership +6 more
Greetings! I'm a seasoned Senior Staff Engineer at Meta with a wealth of experience in not only building popular products but also cultivating leadership skills and providing mentorship. I have worked on building large distributed systems, very engaging user facing products, infrastructure to support monetization efforts. I wear different hats: as engineer, product manager, project manager, user researcher, people leader, building strategy and business opportunities. 

I have had great mentors in my life. Without them, I would not be here. I would like to give back some of my knowledge and help build a quality ecosystem of tech workers. 

I have mentored more than 50 people at Meta and they have gotten better in their technical, people and direction axis and most of them have been promoted and also becoming mentor themselves. It is always great to mentor folks and help them see things they did not see on their own. 



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Bakhtiyar Uddin
Java Aws Azure +1 more
I am a software developer with 13 years of experience in Amazon, Microsoft, Oracle. I have worked on multiple products related to cloud. 
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Earl Morrison
Earl Morrison
Professional and Individual Development Mentor

Personal Session

$30 - $65
Leadership Mentoring Relationships +11 more
Leading and Learning with Character owner Earl Morrison began his career in Law Enforcement in 2000. He has served in a variety of roles including Police Chief, Lieutenant, Sergeant, Detective, Patrolman, and as the Assistant Director of the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training. Before becoming a police officer Earl was a correctional officer for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for six years. He also spent three years in the U.S. Army and three years in the Texas Army National Guard. Earl has also held several leadership positions in his private life within the church community as a men’s group leader and church Elder, and within the city community as Chairman of the Board for the city’s Employee Credit Union. He started Leading and Learning with Character in 2017 out of his passion for quality leadership development. 

In addition to holding numerous certifications through the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement, he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice from Lamar University and a Master's in Criminal Justice from the University of Houston. He is a graduate of the Leadership Command College at Sam Houston State University. Earl is a public speaker and author. His first book, "Leadership Lessons Learned: Leading and Learning with Character" was published in 2018. His second book, "Mentoring for Life" was published in 2020. His third book, "JumpStart Your Leadership and Spiritual Growth" was published in January 2024. Earl has most recently been traveling across the United States teaching his leadership development training to organizations. Earl and his wife Penny, and their four kids live in Oklahoma. Earl is passionate about leadership, mentoring, teaching and coaching, and adding value to both the individual and organization.   
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Jennifer Wilson
Visual Art Graphic Design Web Design +4 more
Jennifer is a lifelong visual artist and mom of 2, with a sincere aptitude for technology. Awarded for both Innovation and Design Management in her career, she has demonstrated a strong passion for graphic art and web development. After spending 9 years as a Creative Director for an e-commerce website provider, Jennifer re-launched (after 10+ years) her very own creative events brand, Parkway Art... finally fulfilling her childhood dream of bringing arts + craft workshops to her local community.
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Ravi Kant
Ravi Kant
Sr. Software Engineer
Javascript Python Aws +10 more
I have more than a decade of experience in Software Engineering (and related practices) and I have been lucky enough to have worked with a bunch of great minds in the big tech giants. I have managed to crack Interviews for several MAANG companies (and even other big tech companies) and I have even worked for a few MAANG companies including Apple and Amazon. I have a good idea of what the big tech giants expect from you in Interviews and how you can crack those tricky tech interviews. I am crazy about Distributed systems and their paradigms and I have spent a lot of my career implementing several projects related to distributed systems. I have been an active mentor for several years. I am also an active educator on several platforms on topics such as System Design, DSA, Distributed tech, Backend tech, and Cloud technologies. I've interacted with 100s of learners (and counting) and helped them excel in their careers and in their job hunt journey. As an educator, I've launched a crash course on AWS and I also help out folks on topics like DSA and System Design for tech Interview prep on several platforms. With a proven track record of helping several learners crack their dream jobs, I can guarantee you the learnings and feedback from the session in order to grow in your career or crack that important interview. I look forward to talking to you.
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Sharma Thankachan

Personal Session

$35 - $45
Algorithms Data Structure Academia +2 more
Associate Professor at North Carolina State University. I am very passionate about teaching and mentoring.
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Dan Parker
Dan Parker
Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

Personal Session

$35 - $60
Entrepreneurship Career Development Business +2 more
A seasoned entrepreneur, business professor, trainer and coach, I have practiced entrepreneurship in the USA, Europe and the Middle East. Throughout my career, I have worked extensively with fellow entrepreneurs across the globe on everything from an academic classroom to coaching, advising, and assisting during the start-up process. Since 2007 I have developed eleven business plans and have helped to raise over $24 million in start-up funding for clients.
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Erica Swanson

Personal Session

$30 - $40
Airbnb Business Entrepreneurship
Hello! I enjoy mentoring people. I deeply care about other's success. I like to offer support and direction, whilst helping them learn and evolve in the process. I am an experienced Airbnb host in Seattle region. I am also a pastry chef.
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