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Karen Locke
Works at 11 Bridges
Attended University of Minnesota
Lives in Portland, OR
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When you're hosting a party, you know making cocktails all night for guests is no small feat, especially if you’re attempting to impress your guests with garnished craft cocktails — and still have a conversation. 
At Your Service: 4 Bottled Cocktail Delivery and Craft Cocktail Catering Companies in PDX
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I did a #Soundbite for the +Right at the Fork podcast! You decide how drunk I was. 
Right At The Fork
Soundbite - Warm Drinks
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I got a bunch of hot cocktail recipes from bars around town so that you can make them at home.
Hot Cocktails For Cold Nights: Recipes for the Home Bartender
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Best case scenario: Your loose lips sink the same ship as one of your coworkers and you finally row off through a river of gin in a two-seat life raft after agreeing that Susan is really hard to work with.
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These events during Portland Cocktail Week are open to the public and only cost $20!
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If you're ever in Portland, here are three awesome cocktails to get you hooked on rum! 
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I switched careers in 2014 and got a super awesome writing position at Staffing Robot.
This past year, Staffing Robot experienced tremendous growth and put in a lot of hard work. 2014 also brought about changes in social media platforms and the way in which candidates search for jobs, and so much more that will change the staffing industry. Check out our 2014 year-in-review, you may h
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I wrote about Mezcal! From Oaxaca! In Portland! via +Mise Magazine.
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SR in London!
 
Staffing Robot had an absobloodylootely fantastic time in London and other In Case You Missed It stuff! 
Just, you know — In Case You Missed It — here are some recent highlights from the Staffing Robot team!
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Pics from Portland Cocktail Week
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A lot of great stuff going on in Portland this fall and it doesn't involve pumpkin spice lattes. 
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i love my job for many reasons and this is just one of them. 
 
It wasn't all just caviar and Michael Jackson last week but sort of.
Just in case you missed what happened with Staffing Robot last week. Mostly, it was a great time at the HR Tech Conference in Las Vegas.
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Education
  • University of Minnesota
    Journalism
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Writer and content strategist. Freelance food and drink writer. Portland, Oregon.
Introduction
I'm a content strategist and writer at Staffing Robot, a website, development and marketing company that helps staffing agencies succeed on the web. And it's a lot of fun. 

I'm also a contributing editor at Drink Portland. I write about cocktails, beer and wine in Portland. And it's a lot of fun. 
Bragging rights
My cat knows how to sit on command. I taught her.
Work
Occupation
Writer for Staffing Robot / 11 Bridges & Editor at Drink Portland
Skills
writing, editing, proofreading, content management
Employment
  • 11 Bridges
    Writer, present
    Writer and Content Strategist for the website development companies Staffing Robot / 11 Bridges
  • Drink Portland
    Editor, 2014
    Contributing editor for the drink publication, Drink Portland.
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Currently
Portland, OR
Previously
Minneapolis, MN - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Spring Preview: Highlights in Future Drinking Adventures
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Spring Preview: Highlights in Future Drinking Adventures

20 Problems Journalists Deal with on Daily Basis
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If you're not eating at your desk and pleading with sources calling you back, you're doing journalism wrong....

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Egg Sandwich with Green Bean Slaw
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This barely hard-boiled egg sandwich is topped with a creamy raw green bean slaw.

Cider Review: Woodchuck Hard Cider Private Reserve Pink
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Woodchuck Hard Cider Private Reserve Pink and its bright pink packaging not only visually promote the battle against breast cancer, sales of

Citysearch
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Muzy - Photo Editors, Collages
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Make your own collages, photos, and more on Muzy. Over 10 million people use Muzy as the free, all-in-one way to share their creative side.

American Apparel now makes jeggings seem reasonable
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For some people, the most exciting part about winter in the Northwest is not extravagant bar-made hot toddies or trips into gorgeous nature;

Luke Hughes - Minnesota Twins - 2012 Player Profile - Rotoworld.com
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Luke Hughes 2012 player profile, game log, season stats, career stats, recent news

Baking Powder Biscuits for Two
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Here is a quick and easy biscuit recipe that is perfect for two people.