Did you ever imagine that “Bring your child to work day” would lead you to working with your child years later? Below is the story of Keven Martinez, who first heard of Burke Williams when he was 7 years old.
Some of us get an amazing opportunity to change up our career and switch over to do something that we are truly passionate about. I am sure that when Ivan decided to change his career, he never thought he would be working alongside his son 12 years later.
Bill and Theresa Armour, the owners of Burke Williams, first crossed paths in their teenage years. They went through several phases of dating and breaking up. However, when Bill told Theresa that he was ending their relationship for the final time, she realized it was time to return to Southern California to be with the man she knew she wanted to marry.
Community is often a word you associate with the people and places in which you live and play. However, community can also be built with those who surround you in your place of work. For the last 14 years, Azurayah has been a part of the Burke Williams community.
You may know Burke Williams to be a Luxury Spa where you can spend the day receiving high-quality massages and facials while also enjoying the Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and quiet room before and after your services. What you may not know is at the heart of Burke Williams, we are called to embody servant leadership. At Burke Williams, we serve our fellow man every day – guests, fellow staff members, and our community alike.
“As human beings, we innately realize the importance of giving back to society, because it fulfills our deepest human needs. Growth is one of those needs. Volunteering also fulfills our needs for contribution and significance, making us feel needed, unique and helpful.”
Recruiters can provide valuable assistance beyond the realm of student life. Their ultimate goal is to ensure job seekers secure employment, and they often function as reliable guides throughout the process.
I had the pleasure of meeting Jennifer Chen during a Hiring Fair at National Holistic Institute in Ontario. She was very inquisitive and eager to learn as much as she could while she was in school. Jennifer joined the externship program at Burke Williams Pasadena where she received coaching on body mechanics, massage techniques, communications and other skills to enhance success as a massage therapist. After graduating and becoming a Certified Massage Therapist, she applied and was hired.
I met Claudia Hanson during a student clinic at National Holistic Institute in Emeryville. Claudia was warm with an inviting energy. She came in for a tour of Burke Williams in San Francisco to learn about what it would be like to work there. Here is her story about the hiring process with a Burke Williams Recruiter and how she enjoys working at Burke Williams.