Quiz: Career Journey 


Patrick, St Thomas ON

 

If you didn’t have to sleep what would you do with the extra time?
Random tasks

What is the last picture you took on your phone?
My girlfriend laying with the cat 

What do you do to relax after a hard days work?
Watch tv

Do you have any hobbies?
Gaming 

Whats the title of the current chapter of your life? 
The lucky break

What would be the most amazing adventure to go on? 
Hiking through a rain forest with friends 

How many jobs have you had?
2

What was your favourite job?
Clerk at the Superstore

What is your current job?
I am currently the Jr. Assistant produce manager at the real Canadian superstore in St. Thomas.

What do you love most about your job?
What I like the most is the people I work with and the constant moving around.

What do you like least about your job?
What I like the least about my job is the constant disrespect from people.

Did your career take the path you anticipated? Any surprises - good or bad?
Not exactly. It was originally a part time job for the summer 17 years ago. It seemed to stick and work out for me in the end.

What has been the biggest challenge in your job/career journey?
Moving up into higher jobs is the biggest challenge.

Are you looking to make any job or career changes? Why or why not?
I do no believe so. I have become happy where I am in my career and I wouldn't change anything about it at the moment.

If you could go back in time, what advice would you give yourself when you were starting out on your career journey?
It's going to get tough at times. Play well with others and sometimes keep your opinions to yourself. Also pick your battles (lol).

What advice would you give to someone who is trying to make a career decision?
Everything at first feels slightly scary but you will never know whether or not it is going to work unless you go for it.