My first job out of college I got incredibly lucky — I unwittingly stumbled into working for a remarkable boss.
The job itself was unglamorous. I was working as an administrative assistant at a B2B consulting/SaaS company. But I had a boss that was thoughtful, talented, and saw potential in me.
She encouraged me, gave me increasing responsibilities, vouched for me. I was incredibly ambitious and largely ignorant about how to do B2B (business to business) marketing, but she saw how quickly I was learning and helped me figure out how to expand both my role and impact at the company.
As a result, I left that job with a resume that said things like “implemented” and ... Read More