Updated: Jul 29
For Paul, when he was looking for the next step in building his career, his top consideration was work culture. The next company he chose to work with had to have similar values and potential for growth. When someone from the Coast Inc team touched base with him, he knew he had found the right fit and he's been crushing his goals at our firm ever since. Recently Paul was selected to share his insight about working with our team and more in this month's Corner Chat.
Q: How did you hear about Coast Inc?
A: I sent out a bunch of resumes through Indeed. Shannon reached out to me after reviewing my resume.
Q: Did you have any hesitations before you decided to join the Coast Inc. team?
A: I was worried about the role being commission based- it's quite hard at first and I've got bills, what if I can't make it happen? Family and friends might not like that I am taking on this role either. I chose to overcome my hesitations and give it a try.
Q: What are the top reasons you chose to apply?
A: Student mentality is really important to me. Coast Inc. focuses on developing that. When you are good at student mentality you can improve everywhere else.
Q: What attracted you to Coast Inc?
A: The thing that stood out the most about Coast Inc. were the team relationships. I really connected with Scott, who interviewed me. And I could really identify with the culture and core values of the company.
Q: What is it like to work with Coast Inc?
A: It's been great. It's very joyful, motivating, and encouraging. The team is always available to help. I always have someone on my side and that's really big deal.
Q: How has Coast Inc. helped you achieve your goals?
A: The management team helps me make my goals specific and practical, feasible to achieve, and any time I have a goal, the company helps me figure out the action items to make it happen.
Q: What are the most significant improvement that have resulted from your work?
A: I've improved my leadership skills quite a bit.
Q: What does working with Coast Inc. mean to you?
A: It means a lot. I see this as a long term opportunity. I can build a long term career and it has a lot of potential.
Q: How does working at Coast Inc. fit your personality?
A: I think that it's for me because I like to talk to people, I get to build a personal relationship with people. My day to day work gives me that exact opportunity. For me, its a fun day every day.
Q: Who in the company inspires you most?
A: Nicole- she is a strong leader and is honest.
Q: What advice would you give to potential team members considering a role at Coast Inc?
A: I would say stick to the core values of the company- that really helps our new team members succeed.
This interview has been lightly edited for clarity. You can learn more about Coast Inc. here.