Employee appreciation, praise, and recognition are directly tied to workplace happiness. When employees and their work are valued, their engagement and productivity rise, boosting motivation.
We are passionate about continuing our insights series featuring Aarki employees who were in the spotlight during the month. Mia Mediarito, Sr. Data Analyst at Aarki was recognized as the most exceptional employee for her continuous efforts and dedication.
“From her excellent academic track record at the University of the Philippines to becoming one of Aarki’s most reliable and independent data analysts, Mia has done a great job in executing every task she’s been assigned,'' said Joanna Escueta, Sr Manager of Analytics at Aarki. “Focus is one of her key strengths, and has resulted in her recent promotion to Senior Data Analyst.”
Mia joined Aarki with a strong passion for data analytics in the mobile industry. She stands out for her continuous efforts, which have resulted in a high level of productivity and improvements in the workplace. She has shown undeniable dedication to the campaign management side, resulting in an almost 3x revenue increase on her account from Q2 to Q3. Also, her advancement in exploring Python and R has contributed to the improvement of Analytics team processes.
To acknowledge her contribution and get to know her better, we asked Mia some questions.
Q: What is your favorite thing about your job?
Definitely the people; it’s fun working with people you get along with.
Q: How did your interest in the mobile industry begin?
In my last year of college, I took an elective on Operations in E-Commerce and that’s where my interest started to really develop. Then I studied Data Science and Analytics, and that led me on the path to data analytics in the mobile industry.
Q: What keeps you busy outside work?
I spend a lot of time playing with my Husky. I also like traveling and binge-watching reality shows on Netflix.
Q: What books are at your bedside?
I have a copy of The Little Prince that I’ve been keeping since High School.
Q: If you led the world, what law would you make?
Ban single-use plastics.
Q: If you could choose anyone in the world to live next door to you, who would it be?
Carly Rae Jepsen. Love her emotional albums and hopefully living next to her means hearing sneak peeks of her music.
We are happy to have Mia on our team as a vivid example that challenges are merely new opportunities that contribute to success and the achievement of new goals.