production resolved financial budgeting discrepancies Quantifiers describe size

Production resolved financial budgeting discrepancies

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production resolved financial budgeting discrepancies Quantifiers describe size, numbers, time and money. Employers want to know the specifics of your accomplishments. They are more likely to believe your accomplishment statements when you can support or substantiate them. For example, A description without a quantifier: o “Trained staf on the inventory system over a period of months with a resulting decline in errors” Add three quantifiers and the description takes on new meaning and impact: o “Trained 150 staf on the inventory system over a period of three months with a resulting 75 per cent decline in errors.” Qualifying words: are adjectives and adverbs that can add depth and focus to descriptions of your accomplishments, skills and knowledge, but they are no replacement for quantifiers. Try not to overuse them. The
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following are examples of qualifiers: • analytical • proficient • punctual • specialized successfully Examples of Accomplishment statements 1. doubled sales from $50,000 to $100,000 within two years 2. achieved savings of $70,000 through volume discounts and central co- ordination 3. received Employee of the Year award for exceptional performance 4. organized a neighbourhood garage sale, raising $15,000 for a local library 5. achieved first-class honours standing throughout post- secondary studies 6. implemented a customer feedback system that increased customer satisfaction ratings by 20 per cent
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