D’you Know Juno? – Mikal C. Harden

Posted on 31. Oct, 2016 by

m-harden-interviewName: Mikal C. Harden

Nickname: Bub (but only in Berks County).

Position @ Juno: Chief Fun Officer

If you weren’t a Recruiter, what would you be? NFL Coach (a girl can dream)…

Favorite thing about Philadelphia? The concert venues

Do you have any secret skills? Yes

If you were a TV or movie character, who would you be? Anger – from Inside Out

You get to pick one person, dead or alive, to have lunch with – who would it be? Peg. I’d give anything to see that old girl again and tell her how things worked out for all of us.

You are on death row – what is your last meal? Pizza – by Mr. Beddia to be exact. Couple of ice cold Coronas. Big bowl of coffee ice-cream.

Favorite song of all time? (Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay

Favorite movie of all time? The Parent Trap (original)

If you could live anywhere else, where would it be? Northern California

Where is the best cheesesteak in Philadelphia? I’ve not found one in Philly that beats Mark’s in Kutztown…gun to my head in Philly and I say Jim’s.

Favorite family tradition? My dad used to read my brother and me ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas every Christmas Eve – and now I get to do it with my kids. I loved it then, I love it even more now…I hope they one day do the same with their kiddos.

What is the best piece of advice you ever received?  “What is wrong with you? Get your sh*t together. I didn’t give up my whole life raising you so you could be an a**hole.” – Mom

Biggest pet peeve? People who spit on sidewalks

Strangest recruiting moment: One candidate pulled out a vat of lotion (like an economy size lotion from her Mary Poppins purse), peeled off her top layer, and began to lotion her arms from the shoulder down during our interview.  My face registered horror and she said, “Is there a problem here?” Um, yeah – there’s a problem here…