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
Albert K Wins $110,000 Project Manager Position in Texas with Global Engineering, Construction and Infrastructure Building Firm-Pleased with Compensation and FutureTitle: Project Manager
Field/Industry: Engineering/Construction/Infrastructure Building
Compensation: $110,000 base
Al will function as a production manager in the firm's Production Services Department. He told his Campaign Manager Linda L that he is pleased with the position, the starting salary and his future with the company.
Stanley L Wins $110,000 Director of Operations Post in Southern California with Manufacturer of Machine Tools for Woodworking Industry-- "Good Company and Industry for Growth"-- Appreciates SET's Negotiating GuidanceTitle: Director of Operations
Field/Industry: Manufacturer of Machine Tools for Woodworking
Compensation: $60,000 base + 1% of sales = $110,000
Reporting to the CEO, Stan will be responsible for transforming this company located in a premiere Business and Tech Center for the woodworking industry. He will manage the sales force and is charged with increasing revenues. He told Campaign Manager Karen S that it is a good company and a good industry for growth. He volunteered that among the most helpful SET resources, he especially appreciated the guidance on negotiations.
Roderick D Now $140,000+ VP Inventory Management in New York with Consumer Electronics / Music Company-- Advances With Same Employer-- Compliments SET Resources, SupportTitle: VP Inventory Management
Field/Industry: Consumer Electronics / Music
Location: New York City, New York
Compensation: $140,000 base + bonus
Reporting to the Senior VP U.S. Supply Chain, Roderick will be responsible for inventory management of domestic product and consolidation of US inventories for what are now two separate companies. He is pleased with this opportunity to advance and replace his immediate boss. He had this to say about SET:
"Charlie W was very helpful in helping me explore new opportunities and negotiating the final offer. The data resources were very good and data requests were handled in a timely manner."