I support my team to facilitate and organize training needs across our organization.
For me, a great day at work is when I am able to make an impact on those around me. Days when I am able to facilitate training sessions and help others learn new things are days when I am most satisfied. These are the pinnacle days of my career, but leading up to that point, I have to collaborate with others and create training materials that will be used during these interactions so there is also some behind-the-scenes brainstorming, creativity and networking that happens on a regular basis.
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Building a foundation with a strong understanding of people and how to successfully interact with a large variety of personalities and needs is very important. It is not all about business or technical knowledge, but the work I do is very centered on strong people skills.
"Working in a 9-5 office job would be a waste of time after I spent 6 years pursuing a college degree in Psychology."