Why are you leaving your business for a job?
Hello, I quit my computer programmer job last year because I was starting my own business with 2 friends. Now I have sold my share in the business and looking to re-enter the workforce. I discovered I had great all-around people & resource management skills so I want to go back to a management job now. How do I explain why I want to leave the business world to go back to a job? I don't want them to think I will be leaving as soon as I get another business or that I failed in Business. Thanks.
Asked By: Curious - 10/19/2006
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Try this. "One of my goals has always been to be an entrepreneur. I am so glad I had that opportunity. And what I found is that I really like being able to focus on people and resource management. My skills in this area are certainly stronger for my entrepreneurial experience, but I personally am much happier in a... More
Answered By: alerrett - 10/19/2006
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Say that some people are born entrepreneurs, while others want a corporate setting. You are innovative, full of vision with an entrepreneurial drive -- but interpersonal interaction is also important for you. Then tell them the success of your business, and your role in it... More
Answered By: imisidro - 10/19/2006
Do what you feel is right for you.
Answered By: rossj12003 - 10/19/2006
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