Testimonials and Stories of Job Search Success
Thousands of executives and professionals, clients of SET, have shared their stories of job search success with us. This sampling represents a cross-section of locations, industries and positions given for the encouragment of those in similar situations.
Stories By Position
Director Level in IT (14)
Customer Service (8)
VP Operations (18)
Sales - Other Titles (20)
VP Marketing (21)
VP Sales (29)
A Random Selection of Success Stories
Ken N Now $108,000 Manager of Customer Operations in Northeast With Major Document/Printing Outsourcing Firm-- "Good Opportunity With Good Company"-- Praises Marketing Director Bill M as "Shining Point"Title: Manager of Customer Operations
Field/Industry: Document/Printing Outsourcing
Compensation: $108,000 base
Reporting to the VP and General Manager for New York and New Jersey, Ken will be responsible for all print and mail for Blue Cross outsourced to his new employer. He calls it a "good opportunity with a good company," and told Marketing Director Bill M that he is a "shining point" for SET.
Ankush L Now $260,000 Regional Sales Manager in Texas for Manufacturer of Electrical Distribution Products--Sees Growth--Credits SET Job Market Access Center, Notes Several Resources Helpful--Praises Marketing Director Carol RTitle: Regional Sales Manager
Field/Industry: Manufacturer of Electrical Distribution Products
Compensation: $260,000 base
Reporting to the Global Sales Leader, Ankush will have commercial responsibility for the region's growth, as well as customer satisfaction. He sees this as a growth opportunity, and volunteered this:
"Resources like your web site and data service are the biggest key asset in my opinion."
He also noted as helpful the solutions for concerns, communication strategy, resumes and resume distributions, ongoing services from his team, ongoing written communications from SET, and the uncovering of all his skills. He made singular mention of the support and advice from Marketing Director Carol R.
Ken WTitle: Vice President, Product Management
Location: San Francisco, California
Compensation: $175,000 plus .05% equity
"I'll be reporting to the President and will be responsible for Product Management and Product Marketing. I really like the impact of the position, and it is good compensation for a startup. I give most credit to the resume writing, and learning the SOARs for interviews."