Stanley George 589 Marseilles Circle Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 Cell Phone #: (219) 805-7892 Email address: [email protected] (Preferred) http://stangeorge.wordpress.com/ EXPERIENCE: Gregory Laka & Company, Chicago, IL 60603 Project Coordinator, August 2005 – Current Manage the administrative tasks for client projects. Coordinate the activities of the research department and ensure they are in sync with project demands. Update Presidents project progress sheet with vital information, such as candidates that have been sent out, interview dates/times as well as client feedback. Responsible for contacting candidates in a courteous manner to schedule interviews and get post interview feedback when a member of recruitment team is out. Assist in finding affordable travel rates on the internet when there was a candidate out of town. Lead daily staff meetings to discuss project progress. Responsible for completing weekly status reports using MS Excel for various clients. Ensure recruitment team has sufficient leads for the most urgent projects. Create strategy on how we should search for projects using all available search tools. Use various internet job boards, internet tools and the companies own internal database to bring up possible candidates for the recruitment staff to call on using well defined search criteria. Design e-mail broadcasts for certain recruitment projects, using MS Word and Outlook. Communicate with recruitment staff and client managers to gain feedback from searches performed and overall project needs. Analyze daily production numbers for the recruitment and research staff. Advise the President and CEO of issues with the staff while bringing forth proactive solutions. Delegate tasks to various members of the firms support staff. Evaluate new tools for use by the research department. File project documents. Assist in the training of new recruitment staff. Best Buy Corporation, Merrillville, IN 46410 Computer Sales Associate, September 2004 – October 2005 Assisted customers by answering questions on computers, computer peripherals and location of certain products using Best Buy’s friendly customer service attitude. Advised customers on best products and methods for their particular needs. Studied and kept abreast on new product knowledge from e-learning’s and took quizzes. Worked as a member of a team to reach revenue and services goals for that day and month. Assisted in training of new associates on customer service, sales, computer systems and general Best Buy knowledge. EDUCATION: Keller Graduate School of Management, Merrillville, IN MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Graduation Date: March 2005 Cumulative GPA: 3.50/4.00 Core GPA: 3.50/4.00 Purdue University: School Of Technology, West Lafayette, IN BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP & SUPERVISION MINOR: COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY Graduation Date: December 2002 Stanley George 589 Marseilles Circle Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 Cell Phone #: (219) 805-7892 Email address: [email protected] (Preferred) http://stangeorge.wordpress.com/ SKILLS & ABILITIES: Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Exceptional time management and organization skills. Ability to work in a team environment and independently. Ability to learn quickly new skills and adapt. Ability to handle multiple projects and work in a fast paced environment. Proficient with MS Office. TRAINING/SEMINARS: Fred Pryor: Project Management Seminar. Effective use of Zoominfo and Linked-in webinars. Brian Tracy motivation and goal setting series.