Introduction. Upon Taking This Placement Course, The First

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Introduction Upon taking this placement course, the first company that had come to mind was Truscott Italian Bakery. I knew that I would learn many skills that can prove beneficial if I chose this as my placement. My experience here will guide me for a prosperous future in the business world. Truscott Italian Bakery is a medium sized company with services that include an instore production of fresh baked buns and bread, cakes, pastries, catering. They also supply a vast range of European imported specialties and freshly sliced deli meats. Truscott bakery has been in business for over 16 years and is a vital part of Clarkson village. The departments at Truscott Bakery are intertwined for smooth production. Everything must work like a…show more content…
When selling products to customer I must thoroughly know details of the product that I am selling, and must be confident, knowledgeable, persistent, and honest with the customer. There are many people that I had to deal with from day to day at Truscott Bakery. This includes sales representatives from differing companies, delivery people, employees and customers. Many different personalities from different walks of life. I thoroughly enjoyed this learning experience as it allowed me to harness my skills and utilize them in the business world. I learned that it takes a lot of dedication to be able to run a successful business. I also learned that your business is only as good as the people working in it, therefore you might need to weed out some people that can be harmful to your business in order for it to run smoothly. This surpassed my expectations as I was able to learn more than I expected from this organization. Truscott Bakery allowed me to work on my skills and hone them in order to build upon them. Working in the retail environment, dealing with demanding customers, and executing the day to day procedures has given me a new found respect for anyone working in the retail industry. I will carry this experience with me throughout my future endeavours as a fundamental building block. It will be the go to formula for me to be
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