Stories of Job Search Success
From Clients of SET
Here we have assembled a selection of job search success stories as reported by our executive and professional clients. This sampling of the many reports of success we have received represents a cross-section of locations, industries and 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
Ed D Wins $80,000+ Program Manager Position in New England with Manufacturer of Electronic Equipment for Telecommunications -- Likes Compensation, Location, Potential Equity -- Expresses Appreciation for Support and Encouragement of Marketing Director Gary CTitle: Program Manager
Field/Industry: Manufacturer of Electronic Equipment
Compensation: $80,000 + $10,000 signing bonus + potential for equity
Reporting to the SVP for Technology and the General Manager of the facility, Ed will be heading up commercial and government development for the firm. He told Marketing Director Gary C in conversation that he was pleased with the compensation, the location close to home, and the potential equity stake. He thanked Gary for his support and encouragement throughout his search.
Lyle L Now $100,000 VP Human Resources in Southwest for Hotel/Resort Company-- Pleased With Compensation, Location-- Gives Special Credit to SET Website and Interview PreparationTitle: VP Human Resources
Field/Industry: Hotel / Resort / Hospitality
Compensation: $100,000 base
Reporting to the President, Lyle will be responsible for all Human Resources functions. He told Marketing Director Michael O that he was very pleased with the compensation and location, and he gave special credit to the SET website, which he used aggressively, and the interview coaching he received.
Lowell D Wins $68,000+ Project Engineer Post in Northeast With Electrical Contractor--Likes Location--Credits Resume Distributions, Guidance on InterviewsTitle: Project Engineer
Field/Industry: Electrical Contractor
Compensation: $68,000 + bonus
Reporting to a Project Manager, Lowell will have on-site responsibility for electrical construction projects. He told Marketing Director Pete R that he was pleased to find a job in his field of experience in a location where he can easily commute. He volunteered that the resume distributions and guidance on interviews were very effective in his case.