My current job is my favourite, because I can apply the experiences I have from my other jobs to this one. I enjoy working with customers and understanding their challenges and matching what we do to their aspirations and needs.
Information technology IT / ICT
Bad experiences are the ones where you learn 90% of what is important in your job and career. They are hard at the time, but if you work it through they are by far the most valuable.
Bachelor of Arts in Italian
Chemistry, Design and technology, English Language, English Literature, Geography, German, Mathematics, Physics
St Thomas Acquinas RC School
If I had my time again I would have taken A level subjects I liked, rather than the ones that I saw as a route to success. I always enjoyed Chemistry, German and Geography. I didn't enjoy physics or PE!
Managing good relationships with customers and colleagues, communication and listening skills, presentation skills, subject matter knowledge of Public Sector, Commercial awareness, technical awareness, open to learning and challenge
I have learned on the job from others who I have observed and spoken to to understand their approach. I have taken formal training on areas such as Commercial Awareness and Selling skills
I wanted to travel and use foreign languages. Air hostess was on my list!
I would say yes to way more than I did and take the opportunities even if I didn't think I was 100% sure I could do it.