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      03-06-2007, 01:47 PM   #1
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Drives: '15 M4, '15 i3
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: RVA

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
06 330i  [3.50]
2002 X5 3.0i  [0.00]
2001 525i  [0.00]
Anybody have any job ideas?

I just found out that my contract position cannot be renewed for 90 I'm ready for a change. I just don't know what to look for...this board has such a wealth of knowledgeable people that I thought I'd ask here...and if anybody's hiring

Here's what I've been up to:


WORKFORCELOGIC for GOOGLE, INC., Mountain View, CA February 2006-present
Quality Rater
• Employed off-site in Richmond, VA
• Evaluate and analyze web searches in German and English
• Research possible query outcomes
• Give written performance feedback based on search queries and analysis
• Assist in streamlining operations from a searcher’s perspective by marking useless links for possible removal
• Recipient of performance-based bonus in January 2006

SECRET SHOPPERS SERVICE, Virginia Beach, VA April 2004-present
Mystery Shopper
• Pose as a regular car wash customer at all locations of a locally based car wash chain
• Evaluate performance of associates, machinery, and facilities
• Prepare written reports for client

WORLD ACCESS SERVICE CORP., Richmond, VA July 2000-August 2003, June 2005-May 2006
Remittance Coordinator
• Examined, translated, and paid international health insurance claims for Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association
• Established and maintained contacts with foreign medical providers
• Worked closely with Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association member plans to negotiate inpatient hospital payment amounts
• Use of specific medical terminology
• Founding member of Foreign Language Advisory Committee, used to screen new applicants for language knowledge prior to employment; worked closely with Management to determine level of fluency needed to perform
• Developed new data list in AS/400 system to simplify production of claims for the German language, resulting in quicker turnaround times for the department
• Trained new associates
• Audited all work of trainees in department

JOHN TYLER COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Midlothian, VA July 2004-September 2004
Adjunct Professor
• Taught History survey courses
• Created two-hour classroom period lesson plans
• Controlled classroom disciplinary procedures
• Administered exams and projects; evaluated students’ performance
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UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, Richmond, VA Master of Arts degree in History with concentration in Modern European/Antebellum Southern History, May 2004
• Inducted as Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society member, Beta Mu Chapter

Bachelor of Arts degree in German with History minor, May 2000
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MS Office; Office 07; AS/400; PeopleSoft CRM, IBM VisualInfo, Empire BlueWeb ITS, MacOS
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Fluency in spoken and written German
2002 X5 3.0i/man.*
2006 330i/man./Arktis/Grau*
2001 525i/step./Schiefergrün/Sandbeige*
2013 X1 xDrive35i Alpinweiß/Schwarz/M Sport/Dinan Stage 2