Posts about summer job

I've taken time to reflect, now it's time to rock!

As the rush from Vector's SSC2 settles a bit, I'm able to reflect on all that happened. I was part of the $10K Alliance, and although I didn't reach the goal of selling $10K, I did learn a lot about myself and how I handle things. First off, perseverance- calling my Branch Manager every day, ...

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Checking dreams off the list!

Since I have started working with Vector Marketing Canada I have had many accomplishments. One of the many opportunities Vector Marketing Canada has provided me with is the chance to travel. I have always loved travelling but I have not always had the time and finances to do so. Vector gave me ...

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In all our doing, we should also be listening

My high school reunion happened this summer and it got me thinking about my life a decade (whoa!) ago. With first year university around the corner, I was putting final touches on my back-to-school supplies: mostly highlighters in obsessive numbers and Twix bars. But unbeknownst to me, my ...

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Giving Feels Good!

One of the pillars that our company stands upon is philanthropy and giving back to the communities in which we’re a part of. It is remarkable to see young people, still finding their way in the world, put others’ needs above their own. And a great side effect is seeing how those charitable ...

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Out on a Limb…

It’s the summertime- time to catch some rays by the pool, time for some carefree days with friends, time to enjoy a campfire or a relaxing day at the beach; however if you’re like most students, its also time to earn some money for school next year. I’d encourage you to also use this time to do ...

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A Summer Job that Accidentally Turned into a Career!

Shy, quiet, reserved…not usually 3 adjectives you’d use to describe someone in sales right? However, that’s exactly what I was like when I applied for the sales representative position with Vector Marketing Canada back in 1996. I was a University of Guelph student, desperately in need of a ...

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Selling Knives as a Music Major… why has that made sense?

It’s hard to believe that I have been working with Vector Marketing Canada for just over 5 years now. There are so many reasons that I have stayed with the company, and made it more than a one-time summer job. Overall the most important reason is because this job and company has been such a ...

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Have We Forgotten How to Connect?

I started with Vector Marketing Canada back in May of this year. In the four short months that I have been with Vector I have met so many influential people, learned incredible amounts about myself and the world of sales, and had more fun than I ever would have imagined doing a summer job. ...

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Summer Job THRIVE Guide

Initially, I was asked to write a summer job survival guide to share with DECA members as they embarked on another summer of employment.

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