AOL Jobs Week Resume Winner: Jacinta Cobb

Location: Columbia, SC

Industry: Sales

Job: Direct Sales/Mentor

Time Unemployed: 0 months

What do you want your potential employer to know about you?

I'm at the point in my life where I'd like to just have ONE full-time job instead of 2 or 3 part times. I have experience in several different job fields from administrative/office clerk to animal shelter and makeup counters. I believe that these experiences have resulted in me being a well-rounded individual! I'm a hard worker, outgoing, and can be a leader or a follower, a team player or fly solo!


To obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, retail/sales background, and ability to work well with people.


August 2005-August 2008: University of South Carolina Columbia, SC

  • Bachelor's degree in Dance with emphasis on performance/choreography. Minor in Sociology
  • Former member of USC Dance Company and Vibrations Dance Company
  • Maintained a 3.1 GPA

September 2004-June 2005: California State University Los Angeles, CA

  • Dance major
  • Attended through the National Student Exchange Program
  • Maintained a 3.7 GPA

August 2003-May 2004: College of Charleston Charleston, SCA

  • Dance minor
  • Life Scholarship receiver

Professional Experience

Present Products, Inc. Columbia, SC


  • Part-time position, flexible schedule, no set hours.
  • Work closely with a team of 300 reps in the NC/SC area to help build individual and team sales.
  • Plan events and rep trainings in the local area and areas close to reps on my team.
  • Attended the first national mentor training held by the mark. executives in NYC

Feb 2009-Oct 2010 Products, Inc. via Spherion Columbia, SC

Recruitment Specialist

  • Full time work-from-home position, some travel required.
  • Contacted leads on a daily basis to answer questions about the mark. Representative opportunity.
  • Traveled to schools in the mark. College Program to recruit.
  • Made bonus in 1st and 2nd quarters of 2010.

March 2007-January 2010 MAC Cosmetics Columbia, SC

Freelance/Part-time makeup artist

  • Assisted clients with customer service, skincare, and cosmetics.
  • Makeovers and artistry for special events.
  • Attended Basic, a week long training intensive in which the most intricate of cosmetic techniques were taught.


Very familiar and comfortable with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. Web/internet savvy (especially with social networks), type 70 WPM.

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