For Christmas I got a much needed upgrade to both my computer and my favorite graphics suite, Corel Draw. So to learn and even relearn some of the suite’s tools I decided my resume needed to reflect more of my geeky personality. I may have more variations in the coming days too. Any thoughts, drop me a note!
…give me greater satisfaction? Solving the efficiency problem people face in their daily work. Increase a company’s bottom line via problem solving. …align what I do with who I am? A challenging set of problems to solve that will help others. …enable me to work with passion and purpose? Seeks not the fast band-aid answers but the core fixes and long term solutions. Proactively implement fixes before small issues become… Continue reading
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 solve 2. Management that understands what the workers actually do 3. Some routine work quick simple items that gives a sense of accomplishment 4. Management that will pitch in with even the low level tasks 5. Coworkers who… Continue reading
Everyone has to read a job description to see if you meet the qualifications of the company but what if we, as job seekers were to publish our own job descriptions? Something that defines the job we’re looking for, the company culture, boss, tasks and location we’re after. It could be something that we can add to a resume or cover letter pointing out what our criteria is and how well the company matches us for a change. It could also be an “Other Document”… Continue reading