Wisdom that Works ebook We’re Never Done Learning

Whether you just graduated college, just got your first job, or are CEO of a corporation, you’ll discover there are always lessons to learn— and that’s a good thing! That said, heeding to the advice of others can save you from a lot of unnecessary frustration. Embrace the lessons offered up by a diverse array of commercetoolers in “Wisdom that Works.”

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Sharing that wisdom

We are a passionate bunch of coders, marketers and thought leaders, but we are also amateur gourmet cooks, marathon enthusiasts, and (even) stand-up comedians! At commercetools, our differences are not seen as challenges but rather the fuel of our teamwork. We share and learn from each other every day.

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3 great reasons to read “Wisdom that Works”

01 True stories that will inspire you.

03-preview-ebook-V1-02.png Some commercetoolers struggled to find a job they loved, made bad decisions, or defied “traditional” expectations. You’ll learn that’s OK — it’s all part of the journey — and the journey is yours.

02 Tips & intel from really smart people.

03-preview-ebook-V1-03.png Find out what questions you should ask in an interview, why networking is important, what to do when you make a mistake, and even how to ask for a raise. Plus, you’ll be able to impress friends by knowing what a scrum meeting is, what it means to have imposter syndrome, what “The Bike Shed Effect” is, and so much more.

03 Intel into the diverse jobs available in tech.

03-preview-ebook-V1-04.png You don’t have to be a developer, engineer, or architect to work in tech. Get information on the array of different roles commercetoolers play, and how we work together to drive the future of commerce, Each of us has a unique story to tell.
If someone tells you can’t do something, don’t just walk away and hang your head. You’ve got to be tough.
Margaret Rea

VP of Marketing

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Speak up! Even when you’re the new guy/girl, fresh out of school, without much experience, remember the company you’re working for chose you because they felt you had the potential to add value.
John Ford

Backend Developer

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About the ebook Some Key Takeaways

  • Find a mentor who can provide guidance and help you navigate your career options.
  • If you feel confident you can do 60% of what a job requires, have the confidence you can figure out the rest.
  • Speak up! Don’t be afraid to share your ideas. Never question your value. Remember, you were hired for a reason.
  • If you’re not happy with the direction your career is heading or what you’re doing, there is no shame in changing course.
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Join commercetools Take a step in the right direction

At commercetools, we are always looking for innovators, go-getters, and those with a unique portfolio of skills. If you’re passionate about modern technology and interested in working for a fast-paced, growing company, we want to hear from you and see how you can help us continue to disrupt digital commerce!

EXPLORE JOB OPPORTUNITIES

If you take a good look at the experience and skills you do have, and the ones you still want to gain, choosing a career direction becomes less daunting.
Yi Zhuang, Chew

Solutions Engineer

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If you don’t have a skill you need for your job, find a way to learn it.
Molly Jones

Cloud Support Engineer

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