Sales (Female, Age 26) in carteret, NJ

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleSales
Other Compensation None Set
Company Size(not answered)
Locationcarteret, NJ
Years Experience7 years

Career Ratings

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

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Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
auto recyclers, towing, car donation

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
sales, a/p & a/r

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.

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

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 do not mind it.

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.

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

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 8amget to work, pay bills, take sales calls
8am to 9amsales calls
9am to 10amsales calls
10am to 11amsales calls
11am to 12pmsales calls
12pm to 1pmsales calls
1pm to 2pmsales calls
2pm to 3pmsales calls
3pm to 4pmsales calls
4pm to 5pmsales calls
5pm to 6pmno work
6pm to 7pmno work
7pm to 8pmno work
8pm to 9pmno work
9pm to 10pmno work
10pm to 11pmno work
11pm to 12amno work

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
family member found it for me

What was the application process?
nothing i was hired on the spot, friend of the family

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
yes, i just met with the owner, talked to him about my backround, experience and my skills!

If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
i can’t remember…was a long time ago!

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

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

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

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? and post a resume

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
good people skills, the ability to work well with others, friendly and attentive

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

What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
have patience, be prepared for stress, know how to multi-task

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
no, I plan to find a position where I can advance in pay, benefits and title!

What are your current career goals?
to become an elementary school math teacher AND accounting on the side, or in my free time!

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:n/a

College (Undergraduate)
or Technical/Vocational
Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)

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