004: Company Culture and Resume Writing
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Welcome to episode 4 of the Nerd Journey Podcast [@NerdJourney]! We’re John White (@vJourneyman) and Nick Korte (@NetworkNerd_), two VMware Solutions Engineers who are hoping to bring you the IT career advice that we wish we’d been given earlier in our careers. In today’s episode, we discuss company culture’s effect on career choices and resume writing. Original recording date: 2017-12-21 Topics 1:49 How does company culture affect your career choices? * Disclaimer: Our goal in this segment is not to be an infomercial for VMware. It is merely to share from our experiences as it relates company culture. * How do Nick and John define company culture? * Stated values vs. observed values * Relationship with immediate team * Overall office environment / mood, social activities outside of work, existence of a culture committee * Company culture as it relates to remote employees may include invitations back to corporate HQ, team building activities, etc. * Joining * Some companies use culture to attract talent. *…