Professional profile summaries

Read two professional profile summaries to practise and improve your reading skills.

Instructions

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Maria

I am an architect with 20 years' experience of designing and developing spaces. I am a partner in the award-winning STG Architects Ltd, which is famous for its work on the Galroy Building in London. I enjoy working with people from all over the world and have international experience of working in Italy, Greece, Thailand, Australia and Brazil. I have a Master of Science from Sheffield University and a BA in Architecture from Hull University. I also speak Italian and Thai. When I am not working, I spend my time hiking, skiing and diving.

Emily

I am an experienced sales manager with 12 years' experience of developing customer service teams. I am skilled in negotiation, team motivation and building successful sales teams. After ten years of working in sales and customer service at Halo Bank, I am now the sales office manager of a team of 120 at Southern General Plastics Ltd. I have an MBA from Stanford University and a degree in Business Studies from Cornell University. I am creative and hardworking, and enjoy working with others.

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Average: 4.5 (4 votes)

Submitted by cittàutopica on Thu, 18/07/2019 - 15:27

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After a brief work esperience in private sphere, I have always worked in public bodies: University, school, police forces and, finally, in a regional body. I have a degree in Philosophy, a Master's degree in Public Management and other qualifications.

Submitted by ienacee on Thu, 04/07/2019 - 05:48

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I have been working in a recruitment agency as Administrative/HR Officer for seven years now. I oversee the recruitment processing of the company and sometimes participate in selection process of prospective applicants.

Submitted by Mahamba1985 on Mon, 27/05/2019 - 14:29

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Mahamba is a teacher by profession, he has more than 12 years in teaching career, he is experienced English teacher teaching secondary school. He is a skilled teacher when it comes to teaching literature in class. That is what makes his class interested and active.

Submitted by jai singh on Sat, 25/05/2019 - 07:08

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i am a sale manager with 4 years experience sales and marketing .i enjoy my work and try to do something new in me every time.

Submitted by Ksenia-0903 on Thu, 02/05/2019 - 22:38

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I work in univercity assistant. my work - telephone calls, write the documents and other. My work dont very interesting , so i seeking new work.

Submitted by ali aiad ali shanan on Sat, 02/03/2019 - 17:31

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I work in Law Firm and I don"t that .I like to work in social science