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Jimmy Grant

Jimmy Grant

Edgeworks Climbing

Membership Coordinator, Climbing Instructor, Climbing Guide

Personal Information

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School: Kansas State University

Major: Entrepreneurship

Years at College Works: 2012

Career Information

Company You Work For Now: Edgeworks Climbing

Title: Membership Coordinator, Climbing Instructor, Climbing Guide

Industry: Recreation

Brief Description of Duties / Responsibilities

In charge of membership sales, providing a safe and fun climbing experience for patrons.

What Has Been Your Proudest Accomplishment Post-CWP?

Graduating college and pursuing my dream to become a guide.

CWP Career Impact

In one sentence, what has CWP meant to you?

Cwp is an accomplishment and very much still apart of my life. The lessons I learned from my mentor Sean, my co-workers, and even my clients, I apply to my everyday life.

How did your CWP experience impact your career? Immediately after graduation? Now?

Cwp drastically influenced the number of callbacks I get from applications sent to companies.

What was the greatest lesson you learned from your CWP experience?

Attention to detail.

Advice

What's your best advice for someone interested in entering your career field?

Show experience, show willingness to learn, and willingness to get better everyday.

Last words of wisdom

Work as hard as you can, then work harder. Take a deep breath when you are about to break, and lastly relax even harder.

Jimmy Grant