Dayra Paredes

Dayra Paredes

Teller


Capital One

Milestones

Milestones

My road in life has been direct.
I was born in Colombia.
I worked all my life with my parents.
Went to school in Colombia and graduated.
Met my husband three years ago and fell in love. Married and moved to USA.
Now working as a bank teller and learning English.
I have a lot of dreams and goals than I want to reach.
Education

Education

highschool
High School
Normal Superior de Pasto
undergrad
Bachelor
Finance, General
Institución Universitaria CESMAG, Colombia
Career

Career

Teller

Helping people with their banking needs.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Business
Business
Writing
Writing
Learning / Being Challenged
Learning / Being Challenged

Day to Day

A great day for me is when I can help a customer and I know that I made their day better.

Skills & Qualities Beyond School

Communication skills, mathematics, financial courses, computer, and second languages.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for high school students

Math!

Recommended Education

My career is not related to what I studied. I'd recommend this path instead:

Hurdles

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Myself:

"You went to school for nothing."

I overcame this noise by just trying to reach my goals. Each day is a new opportunity.

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation Immigrant
First-Generation Immigrant

Coming to a new country and you have to start with nothing.