Accountant (Female, Age 41) in gambrills, MD

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleAccountant
Salary$22,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week30
Company Size(not answered)
Locationgambrills, MD
Years Experience19 years

Career Ratings

Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)

Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

Table of Contents

Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
Self-employed, accounting company

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
Tax prep, bookkeeping

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
none

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
average

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
yes

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
office

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 4
Benefits: 8
Hours: 1
Co-Workers: 6
Supervisors: 7
Job Title: 3
Level of Responsibility: 5
The Actual Work: 2

A day in the life of…

Please describe a typical workday for you in your current job:

5am to 6am
6am to 7am
7am to 8amorganize for day
8am to 9amphone calls
9am to 10amphone calls
10am to 11amcomputer work/data entry
11am to 12pmresearch
12pm to 1pmlunch
1pm to 2pmdata analysis
2pm to 3pmcomplete day’s work
3pm to 4pm
4pm to 5pm
5pm to 6pm
6pm to 7pm
7pm to 8pm
8pm to 9pm
9pm to 10pm
10pm to 11pm
11pm to 12am

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
self

What was the application process?
none

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
no

If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
n/a

Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
n/a

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
yes, college

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes

If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
n/a

If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
yes

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
degree, people skills

Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
yes

What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
work hard

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
yes, too good to leave

What are your current career goals?
grow business

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?
no

Prior work history

Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:

TitleLengthSalaryDescription
Prior Job 1mgr7 yrs35000bank mgr
Prior Job 2waitress5 yrs10000waitress

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:3.8

GPASchoolDegree
College (Undergraduate)
or Technical/Vocational
3.7mdbs business
Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)

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