Job title and employer:
Unemployment Insurance Examiner, State of Michigan
Describe your job:
I assist the workers in the State of Michigan with unemployment claims.
What activities, resources, or people helped you prepare for your career?
People that helped me prepare for my career would be my mother, grandmother, and grandfather for always pushing me to be the best and providing any assistance that I needed.
Which of your skills had the biggest impact on your success?
My skills of organization and determination have had the biggest impact on my success.
What experiences impacted the choice of your career path?
I’ve always known I wanted to help people in society, and I feel that especially during this day and time (COVID-19) I am fulfilling that purpose.
What advice do you have for others pursuing a career similar to yours?
Never give up on the dream, even when it seems to be so far away. Keep pushing and you will get to the finish line!