Photographer (Female, Age 38) in Severn, MD

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitlePhotographer
Salary$50,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week40
Company Size(not answered)
LocationSevern, MD
Years Experience6 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.
I work at Epiphany Photography studio.I am a photographer

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
I photograph people,places things. I specialize i wedding and realty photography

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
I make my own hours

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

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
Yes…and I love working around others.

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.
I wor on and off location and it is the way I always want to work

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 2
Benefits: 6
Hours: 3
Co-Workers: 7
Supervisors: 9
Job Title: 5
Level of Responsibility: 4
The Actual Work: 1

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
I studied for it and created my opening

What was the application process?
I didn’t apply.I created my own business

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.
I don’t have an employer

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
There is ALWAYS training in my field ….photography is constantly upgrading

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
a little bit…I have to learn the basics

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

If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
study and stay with it.

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
just study…photography is not as easy as some people think it is.

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?
I already answered this question ..it’s redundant

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
You asked this question before too.I don’t like repeating myself,which is why I work for myself

What are your current career goals?
Be the best photographer I can be

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

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