Mackenzi is a native Floridian, grew up in Windermere, and has been local to Jacksonville for the past seven years. Her focus is on IT recruiting both locally and nationally.
What is the most rewarding part about your job?
I think it’s pretty cool that I have the privilege to get to know a wide range of people and build relationships, and then help those same people find jobs they love.
What’s the most important piece of professional/career advice you’ve ever received?
See yourself as your biggest competition, as everyone is just competing to be better than they were yesterday. Be better because you put in the work to succeed, not because you want someone else to fail.
What’s the secret to a great interview?
Show up — that’s a big one. Then, be humble and own what you don’t know but show your willingness to learn.
We know Vaco is your dream job, but if you could do another job for just one day, what would it be?
FBI Agent (Anyone watch Criminal Minds?? I would be JJ).