Living or surviving? (looking for a new career choice in central NJ)?

This is what I have for my resume (sans contact info and references) I need some great info to help out. Just a recap on my current info: working in a brokerage firm doing maintenance (in which I am currently fed up with), I did college and have an ASA and need to land a better job. Obviously, I want to live instead of surviving. I am 27, have MS (this is a reason why I am looking for a no labor job) and fee; that my time in college has been wasted. (Also, I do not know which category to place this in so if this is in the "wrong" one, please forgive me) Enough of the depression talk, here is my info: PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Maintenance/Mailroom clerk/Operations assistant MAXIM Group – New York, NY (Brokerage firm) • BEGINNING: December 2008 – Present • Maintenance responsibilities: Cleanliness of office space • Mail room responsibilities: Sort & distribute mail, deliver office supplies to departments. • Operations responsibilities: Open, modify or close trader and personal accounts. Deal with NetExchange (Pro and 360),Microsoft Excel, and Document Tracking Pre-Press Coordinator Wyld Grant Format Imaging - Linden, NJ (Print Shop) • BEGINNING: September 2008 END: October 2008 • Worked with client images for preparation before printing • Use of Apple Mac Pro for projects and file conversions • Worked on using Roland Solojet Pro III printer • Helping with manual work in warehouse area (IE Lifting, sorting, packing and shipping items) Product Placement Supervisor Home Decor Products, Inc. - Edison, NJ (Home product seller) BEGINNING: January 2008 END: January 2008 • Through Lorelei Temp Agency • Placed product photos on website • Fixed and cleaned digital images • Placed or changed item prices • Removed discontinued items • Helped employees with troubleshooting such as HTML or graphic manipulation Lead Graphic Designer Ram Products, Inc. - East Brunswick, NJ (Dental and Fashion drill specialist) BEGINNING: October 2006 END: August 2007 • Worked on photos of various products to be shown on Ebay • Managed brochure template • Managed flyer template, text color and product look • Taken digital images of products for print or online viewing • In charge of magazine advertisements with design responsibility • Worked on excel for data entry • Hard copy file work placed in order PERSONAL SKILLS • Freehand illustrations skills executed in various mediums (IE pencil, pen, charcoal, paint, pastel, etc) • Desktop publishing • Maintains own LLC (Real Myth Clothing) • Maintains and updates own website ( • Freelance design • Promotional work (i.e. flyers, letterheads, stationery signs, business cards, logo’s, and brochures • Digital photograph retouching • Advertisements for magazines, newspapers, and other visual mediums • Web design and maintenance • Execute thoughts verbally and visually • Willing to learn new programs EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND SCHOOL: Middlesex County College, Edison, New Jersey GRADUATION: May 2006 DEGREE: A.A.S. in Media Arts & Advanced Graphic Design TECHNICAL PROFICIENCY Platforms: Windows 95/ME/XP, Mac OS X Leopard Applications: Adobe Photoshop CS/CS2/CS3, Illustrator CS/CS2/CS3, ImageReady CS/CS2, Indesign CS/CS2, Procreate Painter 7, Corel Painter 9, QuarkXpress 6, CATMAN, Macromedia Dreamweaver 7 & 8 (HTML, CSS), Microsoft Applications (FrontPage, Word, Excel), Net Exchange 3.0, Net Exchange 360, Document Tracker

Asked By: wjplaud83 - 11/9/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Hi there Living and Surviving... More
Answered By: DJ - 11/9/2010
Additional Answers (0)
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Make $17-$27/hr Working at Home. Requirements: Must Have Computer
Up to $47/hr Part-Time Job Openings. Free Schedule, No Scam. Start Now
Drive Your Car - Make up to $600 Per Weekend. Work When You Want.

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-313