Susan (Kang) Nam   (Back)
Interested in Social Media, Sourcing, OD and Talent Acquisition)
Pink Olive Boutique , MA

Susan (Kang) Nam's Networking Photo

Websites:
Current Work:
  • Club Leader/Founder at ABC news affiliate Club - Boston Salty Legs Career Club
  • Marketing via Social Media, Sourcing, HR at Pink Olive Inc.
  • Previous Work:
  • Last full time Recruiting Position (Sourcing Staff) at Harvard University
  • Education:
  • AORT certification, Online Recruiting Techniques, ROI
  • Pursued, Higher Administration (HGSE) courses, Harvard HBS courses, Harvard University
  • Pursued Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology Program, Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Skin Cancer Research, Transformational Leadership, University of Rhode Island
  • Psychology, concentration: behavioral medicine, State University of New York at Binghamton

  • Summary:
    My background is quite eclectic - I'm a mutt - primary education is in psychology, and experiences in finance, research, administration, clinical psychology, media and e-commerce. Currently exploring social media and recruiting industry.
    Skills:
    Sourcing Strategies, Web 2.0 Recruiting Methods, Social Media, New Marketing, Full Cycle recruiting, PR, Classical Pianist, Avid blog reader, All about Groundswell (follow advises from the book & reach out to other Groundswell peeps), Twitter (currently followers >1400), Interested in personal and professional branding, International outreach (esp to Korea and Japan), Languages (fluent in Korean, English, working knowledge in French and Japanese)

    Detailed Experience Summary:

    Club Leader/Founder at ABC news affiliate Club - Boston Salty Legs Career Club
    October 2008 - Present

    With support and connection from ABC News Correspondent, been nominated to run this Career Club at Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Currently meeting every other Friday to discuss Career aspirations, goals and networking. First Guest speaker will be Chris Brogan on 11/21/08 ~ interested in becoming a member, do email me directly. We are currently accepting 5 additional members to expand despite the limit recommendation from ABC News.

    Marketing via Social Media, Sourcing, HR at Pink Olive Inc.
    November 2006 - Present

    Promoting my sister's boutique ~~ Pink Olive Boutique (e-commerce, onsite in two locations in NYC - east village manhattan and park slope, brooklyn~!) pink olive boutique www.pinkoliveboutique.com baby, gifts and getaway.. our press page http://www.pinkoliveboutique.com/company/press.htm pink olive has been featured in the new york times, lucky, instyle, brides, urban baby, daily candy and many more.

    Last full time Recruiting Position (Sourcing Staff) at Harvard University
    August 2000 - August 2001

    Provided sourcing solutions to all Harvard University Recruiters in the community via Harvard Central HR office.


    Detailed Education Summary:

    AORT certification, Online Recruiting Techniques, ROI
    July 2008

    AORT certification - Internet Recruiter Certificate (Expected Summer 2008)

    Pursued, Higher Administration (HGSE) courses, Harvard HBS courses, Harvard University
    June 2001

    via Harvard Central HR - Sourcing at Harvard Central Corporate office, and via Harvard Economics Dept.

    Pursued Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology Program, Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Skin Cancer Research, Transformational Leadership, University of Rhode Island
    January 1996

    Masters Thesis (worked on) - An Exploration and Expansion of Charismatic & Transformational Leadership factors in Community Task Forces

    Psychology, concentration: behavioral medicine, State University of New York at Binghamton
    June 1994

    PSI CHI National Honor Society, President of Psychology Club etc.. Senior Honor Thesis: High & low anger Suppression affect aspects in chronic pain syndrome. Presented at Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM) conference

    Conversation History: (42 total)

    Date Person
    04/29/09 Mike Sachleben
    04/29/09 Craig Fisher
    04/29/09 JudyReynolds
    02/21/09 Reno Lovison
    02/21/09 Jim Stroud
    02/21/09 Karen Vaillancourt
    02/21/09 Gina
    12/19/08 Beth Bridges, The Networking Motivator (tm)
    12/19/08 Deb Mullen
    12/19/08 Tony Mack
    11/18/08 Karina A. Manriquez
    11/18/08 Anya Studenc Downing
    11/18/08 Mike Sachleben
    11/18/08 marc rust
    11/18/08 Eunice Marigliano
    11/18/08 Jeremy Morgan
    11/18/08 Andrew Rohman
    11/18/08 Lindsy Parker
    11/18/08 Mara Stefan
    11/18/08 Deb Mullen
    09/11/08 Jim Stroud
    09/11/08 John Zappe
    09/11/08 Phil Rosenberg
    09/11/08 Recruiting Animal
    09/05/08 David Gordon
    09/05/08 Lisa M. Forbes
    09/05/08 G
    09/05/08 Jeff D'Urso
    09/04/08 Deb Mullen
    09/04/08 Brent Trethewey
    09/04/08 JAKE PRESS
    09/04/08 G
    08/14/08 Jim Stroud
    08/14/08 Mike Sachleben
    08/14/08 Anna Bassham
    07/17/08 Robert J O'Malley, III
    07/17/08 JAKE PRESS
    07/17/08 Gloria Metrick
    07/10/08 Chad Steiner
    07/10/08 Mike Sachleben
    07/10/08 G
    07/10/08 Jeff D'Urso