10 Things Important to Me in a Job

This goes with my Reverse Job Description.

Make a list of up to 10 things you feel are important to you in a job.Then a list of up to 10 things important to you in a company or employer.
1.     Challenging work that changes mysteries to solve2.     Management that understands what the workers actually do
3.     Some routine work quick simple items that gives a sense of accomplishment4.     Management that will pitch in with even the low level tasks
5.     Coworkers who are truly a team not just a functional work group6.     A company or organization that will be around for the long haul
7.     End of the day results that make a difference in the world or someone’s life8.     One that cares about the people who do the work
9.     Uses all of my skills not just a few and encourages personal and professional development through training10.  Proactive vs reactive in tech support and other operational needs
11.  Work family and life balance12.  Manager who is not a micro manager
13.  Medical dental vision insurance retirement plan optional would rather have higher pay rate and do my own investments14.  Manager who will do anything from clerical support to high decisions when needed and knows what everyone else does and can do it too
15.  Close to home with a short commute, telecommute option16.  small team where the whole team has a say in who takes on what tasks not just assigning with a YOU will do these things because I say so
17.  Values my opinion and ideas for improvement in any area of the business functions18.  technology and tech savvy team with a variety of specialty skills
19.  Fair pay for a days work and room to move upwards20.  more than 3yrs old and profitable


Sue Darby
Technical Writer & Data Analyst | I diagram processes to make manuals. Master of Excel.
I am an experienced talent on the labor market. I’m an explorer, ready for adventures. I’m an achiever, who is willing to work hard to reach goals.

Adept with formatting programs, content management systems, office suites and code. I excel at improving workflows and documenting processes. I’m known for my ability to accomplish assignments and projects on time thanks to my project management skills. Skilled in a variety of programming & markup languages I never want to stop learning! I’m a collaborative team member, getting along well with people around me.

I can target technical instructions to the level of the audience as well for presentations. I also install, set up, maintain and secure WordPress websites. I am a published author, honors graduate and amateur photographer.

Continuous personal development and adaptability are in high demand in a fast-changing work environment, thus sharing my knowledge is important to me. I’m determined to have a positive impact – not only on the working environment but on the whole of society. Creativity is one of my strengths and I’m always up to try something new. I am a great asset to a team!

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