Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Professionalism What comes to mind when you hear the word "professionalism"? It's what separates you from the pack and catches the eye of management. We've been asking all of our interviewees to define the word and whether we're asking a scientist or a tech entrepreneur, the answers were all unanimous. Check out what they had to say!
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Having A Code Of Ethics Matt is the Senior Vice President of Corporate Development for Skyview Capital, a "privately held investment firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California operating our worldwide portfolio of assets." Discover how Matt used his Liberal Arts degree to launch him to the top of one the most successful investment firms in the country.
Major: Economics (Bachelor), Biology (Bachelor) City: Los Angeles State: California
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Self Awareness And Respect Melissa is the owner and Chief Executive Officer of Mahmee.com, an online platform for new mothers to connect with postpartum healthcare providers. Find out what goes into running a new website as well as where the idea came from!
Major: Sociology (Bachelor), Public Policy (Bachelor) City: Los Angeles State: California
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Being Able To Listen Tyson is the Chief Scientist and Director of Product Science for Neural ID, a software firm located in Redwood City, CA. As Chief Scientist, his role is to bridge the gap between his firm's pattern recognition software and the desires of their customers.
Major: Physics (Bachelor), Economics (Bachelor), Electrical Engineering (Masters) City: Redwood City State: California
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Self Regulation Brian is a Pediatric Critical Care Physician with the University of Colorado School of Medicine. His day revolves around diagnosing and treating children in the Critical Care section of the University of Colorado School of Medicine.
Major: Bioethics (Masters), Religious Studies (Bachelor) City: Denver State: Colorado
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Be Yourself And Be Conservative Anthony is a Branch Manager with Regions Bank. Located in Stonehaven, MS (just south of Memphis), Anthony oversees the branch operations which mainly involves the motivating and inspiring of all of his employees to maximize the bank's output and volume!
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Treating Others With Respect Andy is the Director of Financial Planning for MidSouth Financial Group in Oxford, MS. His main role is to help families and companies make healthy and rewarding financial decisions for their futures. Find out what Andy considers a "must have" trait if you want to succeed in his line of work!
Major: English (Bachelor) City: Oxford State: Mississippi
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Responsiveness & Empathy Josh is the VP of External Affairs for the Delta Health Alliance, a nonprofit based out of Ridgeland, MS. His main mission is to improve the access to healthcare and the overall education to the men, women, and children living in the Mississippi Delta.
Major: Business Administration (Bachelor), Public Administration (Masters) City: Ridgeland State: Mississippi
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: How You Act On & Off The Clock Bryan is a Profit Center Manager with Consolidated Electrical Distributors, one of the largest electrical supply stores in the country. Based out of Blytheville, Arkansas, Bryan's role is to push his team for the highest possible output in sales numbers while dealing with any managerial issues that pop up throughout the day.
Major: Business Administration (Bachelor) City: Blytheville State: Arkansas
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Working With Different People Perry is a Field Property Adjuster with USAA, one of the country's leading insurance and financial services firms. Based out of Memphis, TN, Perry's job is to inspect damaged properties on behalf of his company and generate reports. While most claims are wind damage, Perry also handles the occasional fire and water damage call.
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Power of Thank You Javier is the Manager of External Affairs and Communications for Toyota. Currently based out of Dallas, TX, his main responsibilities include media relations, diversity and inclusion, government affairs, and community relations.
Major: Agricultural and Extension Education (Bachelor) City: Dallas State: Texas
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Gossiping & Personal Drama Are Red Flags Cheryl is a Broadcast Meteorologist for a television station in Norfolk, VA as well as a National Disaster Preparedness Spokesperson for StormPins, a social media service for weather and breaking news.
Major: Meteorology (Bachelor) City: Norfolk State: Virginia
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Being A Nice Person Erik is a Manager of Weather and Streamflow Forecasting at the U.S. Department of Energy. Based out of Portland, Oregon, Erik's main responsibility is to forecast the weather and streamflows for all federal dams in the Pacific Northwest for electricity generation.
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Respecting Your Colleagues Katie is the Executive Officer of Communications for the National Weather Service. Her main role is to monitor weather systems approaching the country and then write speeches for leadership and focus on driving the website forward.
Major: Meteorology (Bachelor) City: Washington State: District of Columbia
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Respecting Other People's Time Chris is a management consultant with Boston Consulting Group. Based out of Washington, DC, Chris's company travels to client sites to act as a sort of "guidance counselor to CEO's", helping with everything from overall strategic plans to saving falling revenue.
Major: Media Studies (Bachelor) City: Washington State: District of Columbia
Channel: ProfessionalismTopic: Small Things Matter Kayla is the Assistant Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement at Pomona College. Located in Claremont, CA, Kayla's main priority is to work with the Pomona community to produce learning and career-focused programs with the goal of keeping alumni involved with Pomona!
Major: International Relations (Bachelor), French (Bachelor), Sports Management (Masters) City: Claremont State: California