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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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I'm a student but I'm studying bachelor of economics and I have great knowledge in this field. I have potential to work in this field.

I am a school teacher with 15 years of experience teaching teenagers, I am skilled in teaching languages because I speak English, Spanish and Italian.

I am Economist, with 5 year experience. I am working for RN Ltd. company in investment department. I am expert in financial modelling, and create many useful form that make my and my colegs work easy and better. I have bachelor degree of Economic from SFU. I spent my free time actively, I like bicycle, and for walk, also I like chess. I am part of CFA program, I passed Level 1, and going to register for Level 2.

I work at a cement industry where I spend all my days complain bout all the things I have to do there, which it's very very but very little, though at the end of the day I just have this thought where only Know that I'm just getting ready for a real complaint in the future.

I am not working at the moment but I have a lot of experiences of various industries. over 10 years of customer service jobs in my country and I have worked abroad as a room attendant and farmer.
I'm good at working efficiently and flexibility. I will try new things for the next.

I'm working now in an architecture school where I made different tasks.
the experiance that i got from this job is knowing how to deal and solve problemes and also how to deal with people professionally.
I have different skils that I'm working on right now to improve...

I`m a Massage therapist with 9 years of experience. I've started my training in Argentina with Ayurvedic massage. After that, I studied Massage therapy in Chile. Where I started to work in the Hotel and tourism industry as a massage therapist. Then I traveled to New Zealand where my first job was in a Chinese massage center, where I learned about this massage technique. After that, I decided to open my own studio of Massage where I complement all my previous studies to make a massage with my own stamp.

Well, I working in Airport. It's very seriously work on car. I'am studied in RGSU university, on faculty sociology. But don't found work by speciality

I am a teacher with 16 years' experience. I am a person who likes helping others and I am very patient. These two skills are really importatnt in teaching.

I worked as a consultant customer service in Fordeal in this job i learned how to work using CRM "customer relation management", i solved customer's problems from (French, Australia, England, Italy, Spain and Greece) such as: find and track their orders and Refund them according to Financial problems or for received items.
Also i worked as an interpreter for French and English tourists in a Rest House.

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