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August 10th, 2016

Voce Co-Founders Share Their #firstsevenjobs

It’s always interesting to know what each person’s career background is especially when it goes wwwaaay back to their first jobs. You get a chance to relate to them especially if you had similar first jobs or perhaps you learn why they were molded a certain way. To find out more information about the Voce Communications co-founders – Richard Cline, Dave Black and Matthew Podboy – we asked them what were their first seven jobs and this is what they said:


Richard Cline

  1. Newspaper Boy
  2. Dishwasher/Line Cook
  3. Grocery Bagger
  4. Baseball Coach
  5. Waiter/Food Server
  6. Distance Learning Technician
  7. Journalist


Matthew Podboy

  1. Supermarket grocery bagger
  2. Convalescent home dishwasher
  3. Restaurant busboy
  4. Food preparation assistant
  5. Wendy’s fast food
  6. Valet car parker
  7. Counselor with autistic children


Dave Black

  1. Paperboy
  2. Pizza maker
  3. Pizza maker again
  4. Photo developer
  5. Flower delivery boy
  6. Bus Boy
  7. Flower Delivery Man


What were your first seven jobs? Post a comment below.

About the Author
Randy Ksar is VP of Digital at Voce Communications. You can follow him at @djksar on Twitter.

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Add Your Comment2 Responses to “Voce Co-Founders Share Their #firstsevenjobs”

mira toth on August 11th, 2016 at 10:52 pm

  1. Home attendant
  2. Assistant interpreter to Dean of university.
  3. Dog sitter / home attendant
  4. Dishwasher
  5. Waiter
  6. Bartender
  7. Accountant

Great idea Voce Team! As always the best!

Strahan Wallis on August 15th, 2016 at 10:08 pm

Grubbing thistles (hacking weeds out of the ground on a farm) Pulling ragwort (pulling out weeds on a farm) Spraying gorse (you guessed it weed spraying on farm) Milking cows Stocking supermarket shelves Cooking Roast dinners and breakfasts Writing user manuals for road maintenance software developer Market researcher – in-field door to door!