Lively: We're excited to feature you, Cassie! To kick things off, can you tell us about what you do at Vital Proteins and what you enjoy about your role?
Cassie Guba: HI! I am Vital Proteins' Director of Talent Acquisition. Each day myself and our team engages with prospective talent of the organization! We love connecting with potential hires, getting to know them and talking about all the exciting happenings here at VP.
L: Walk us through your morning routine — how does this typically look for you?
CG: My morning routine starts with my favorite cherry coffee (shout out Michigan Cherry, if you know you know!), mixed with a splash of almond milk and our original creamer (Vital Proteins Collagen Creamer™), blend until frothy and enjoy!
L: Sounds yummy! Once you get to the office, how do you get inspired for projects or tasks you might be working on throughout the day?
CG: I am a goal-oriented person, I always have a to-do lists and am checking items off as they are accomplished. Making a great hire is one of the most inspirational pieces of my day and keeps me excited and motivated daily. What’s better than bringing great talent into the organization!
L: It’s lunchtime! What’s your plan?
CG: Beatrix market…quick, easy and always good!
L: Switching gears, how do you tackle a mid-afternoon slump. What are your go-to things to get you through and re-energize your afternoon?
CG: Afternoon coffee (with Vital Proteins Coconut Collagen Creamer™ of course) and water with lime to stay hydrated!
L: We love it! Now you made it to the end of the day. What’s next on your agenda?
CG: Take my dog on a long walk, make dinner and have a glass of wine.
Rapid Fire Questions:
Favorite Podcast? The Goal Digger and The Lively Show.
Favorite Vacation Spot? Iceland.
Favorite Workout? Train with Justice, @trainwithjustice – shameless plug.
Favorite Vital Proteins product? Vital Proteins Coconut Collagen Creamer™ — see my morning routine!