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Sam Siskind

Resumé

Currently living in

Los Angeles, California, US

Work Preferences

Remote

Open to roles

Short Term ContractLong Term Employee

Skills and Strengths

My Neuro-exceptional talent

While my working memory isn’t great, I have a memory palace for everything else. I also have hyper empathy and reduce the anxiety of any colleague I collaborate with (usually at a cost to my own health). I am an expert in redesigning systems and processes to better scale.

Technical Skills

Work scheduling software

Transact-SQL

Apple Safari

HubSpot software

Top 5 Soft Skills

Strategic ThinkingCreativityLogical ReasoningCritical ThinkingAttention to Detail

Inclusion Essentials

Accommodations

Closed captioningSpeech to text technologyInterviewer experienced with neurodiversitySupport personEmail / calendar organizationTask managementDaily job-coach checkinsEmail writing helpPresentation helpReceive information in advanceWritten InstructionsRecorded MeetingsWait time for processing information Flexible scheduleShorter meetingsPeriodic rest breaksErgonomic seatingAide / AttendantEmployee resource groupSupport with advocating

Environments I'm comfortable with

Driving a vehicle
Working with food
Interaction with the public
Heavy lifting
Bright or blinking lights
Loud noises
Outdoors or places with strong smells
Standing for long periods
Variable temperatures
Uniforms (hard hat, hair net, etc.)
Working with animals

I am stressed out and a lot less productive in any office environment. I mask heavily and I burn myself out.

Education and Credentials

Attended for 3 years from 2007 to 2010

Emerson College

Bachelor's degree - Interactive Media