1996 - 2016
Lead Engineer General MotorsGeneral Motors - Port Elizabeth, 南非Lead global sourcing team during new vehicle development. Daily corporate style online meetings with global team members taught me different cultures, speech styles, business English and techniques on how to eliminate communication gaps.
2009 - 2014
Chess coach - Junior provincial team PrivatePrivate - Port Elizabeth, 南非Chess coach for the junior provincial team taught me how to prepare captivating lessons for kids aged 6 - 16 years. I did this as a hobby without compensation - just passion. Seeing my students succeed is the top priority and super rewarding.
2020 - 2021
Online Tutor VariousVarious - Port Elizabeth, 南非Since the start of the COVID pandemic, I started teaching English online for various companies.