Meet Caroline Baron, Marketing Manager at Julie Desk!

The #LifeAtJulie series is still underway and this month, it’s our Marketing Manager’s turn. Her name is Caroline Baron. You might already know her but in case you don’t, she is about to reveal all about herself. And if you do know her, well, there is more for you to know. By the way, she is also our Chief Sewing Officer!

All previous episodes of the series are still available.

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1. Hi Caroline, can you tell us a bit more about your background? 

Hello, I grew up in Brittany (called Bretagne in French), a historical city in the northwest of France, and also the most beautiful city in the world. I lived there until I finished College preparatory classes, the I went to Business School in Marseilles on the south coast. During my gap year, I worked at Talend, a Data Integration Software company. That is how I entered the world of digital companies and I really liked the dynamism of the ecosystem, so I stayed in it! I worked at Augure (Launchmetrics today), an influencer marketing software company, before joining Julie Desk almost a year ago.

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Seasonality of meeting scheduling in 2016

Appointments and professional meetings are an integral part for many of you. This explains why it is important to efficiently manage your calendar and therefore optimize your time management and avoid counter-productive meetings. This is Julie Desk’s main challenge: to help you make the management of your calendar easy and simple on a daily basis.

To help you better understand how your calendar evolves and the peaks and valleys of activity during the year, we suggest analyzing the evolution of the requests sent to Julie.

For those who are visiting the blog for the first time and have no idea who Julie is and what she does, here is a little reminder:

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Meet Ferdinand Roth, Data Scientist at Julie Desk #LifeAtJulie

It might be a new year but some things don’t change and sometimes that’s for the better! The #LifeAtJulie series continues and today, let’s meet Ferdinand Roth, Data Scientist and Basket Officer in Chief at Julie Desk!

You can still find previous episodes of #LifeAtJulie, in case you’ve missed them. 

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1. Hi Ferdinand, can you tell us a bit more about your background?

I studied mathematics for 4 years at the University of Nancy before joining Telecom Paris Tech Engineering School, where I deepened my knowledge and skills in statistics and machine learning. Then, I worked as a Data Scientist at Bluestone, where I stayed for a year. Following that year as a consultant, I joined the startup PriceMatch, where I worked on a Revenue Management algorithm. And after that, I was hired at Julie Desk. 

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Happy New Year 2017! (Infographics)

I hope you enjoyed your holiday celebrations with your family and friends. May the new year lead to the achievement of all your goals, both personal and professional.

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2016 was the year for the launch of chatbots for Facebook and the development of many companies in this conversational economy in the hopes of better serving their consumers. Virtual assistants are increasingly present in our daily lives and soon there will be no more need to press buttons to use your services. You will only need to speak to your device.

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Meet Frédéric Grais, Developer at Julie Desk! #LifeAtJulie

Our #LifeAtJulie series continue and in this episode, let’s meet Frédéric Grais, Developer at Julie Desk. He will share with us a piece of his professional and personal world and that will help us understand why he is also our Chief Security Officer 😉

If you missed the previous episodes, you can still meet the co-founders and our Sales Manager.

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1. Hi Fred, can you tell us a bit more about your background?

Hello, my name is Frédéric and I’m 25 years old. I have been a Developer at Julie Desk since August 2015, so over a year now. 

My education background is quite typical for a Developer. After graduating from high school, I completed a University-level Technology Diploma in Electrical Engineering and Industrial IT at the University Institute of Technology of Villeurbanne (Lyon-France). Then, I enrolled in the University of Technology of Troyes, an Engineering School that offers excellent programs to students from different horizons.

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Meet Pierre-Louis Maurel, Sales Manager @ Julie Desk #LifeAtJulie

Welcome to a new episode of our #LifeAtJulie series. Meet Pierre-Louis Maurel, Sales Manager at Julie Desk. He will outline all his favorite things and maybe share a thing or two about being a true closer, especially since he is also our very own Chief Soccer Officer 

In case you missed episode 1-3, you can still see them 😉

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1. Hi Pierre-Louis, can you tell us a bit more about your background?

I grew up in Lyon where I studied Finance in a business school. I had the chance to travel, meet amazing people and share awesome moments. But I will always be in love with my hometown, its local gastronomy and I am a true supporter of Olympique Lyonnais.

2. How did you end up at Julie Desk?

My previous experiences in big corporate companies have led me to want to work in a more human-centered and gratifying environment. And, I find I am developing an entrepreneurial mindset at Julie Desk.

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Julie: Behind the scenes! [Infographic]

“Julie who is CC’d in this email will contact you to schedule the meeting”

Ah! Where would we be without her? Even though she is an integral part of your daily life, we haven’t really taken the time to fully introduce her to you have we? Let’s fix this right now: come discover what goes on behind the scenes of Julie through this infographic display. You can print it and showcase it above your desk, share it with your friends… the possibilities are endless.

A self-aware intelligence…

If we go back to the definition and origins of the term intelligence,Wikipedia, the king of definitions tells us this:

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