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
Allen H Accepts Corporate Controller Position with Leading Supplier of Racing Kart Parts in Ohio-Notes Ongoing Support as Helpful to SuccessTitle: Corporate Controller
Field/Industry: Racing Go-karts/Sports Equipment
Compensation: $101,000 base
Allen will be responsible for financial oversight of the company. He accepted this offer because he considers it a good position with a good company. He was particularly appreciative for the ongoing support he experienced during his campaign.
Andrew U Wins Director Level Position with Division of Major Aircraft Company-Cites working with Consultant and use of MCKS Website as Two Most Helpful ElementsTitle: Director, Electron Dynamic Devices Division
Location: San Diego, California
Compensation: $160,000 base
Andrew will have total operational responsibility for this division, and sees it as a good upward career track. He cited working with his consultant, Steve, and use of the website as the most helpful elements of the MCKS service.
Tyler T Now $85,000 Associate with Business Services Firm in Southeast-- "Marketing Experience I Wanted"-- Credits SET ResumeTitle: Associate
Field/Industry: Business Services
Compensation: $85,000 base
Tyler will lead an Atlanta-based team in researching target audiences to promote products and services, e.g., prepaid legal services, recruiting, etc., to small businesses and individuals. He will interview, hire, and train all marketing staff.
Tyler told Campaign Manager Kris C that this position gives him the corporate marketing experience he desired, and he's looking forward to a lot of personal growth.
While he took advantage of many SET resources, he was especially enthusiastic about the resume:
"The resume very effectively recreated my political background, focusing on the marketing aspects, so that doors would open for a corporate Marketing position."