Vern is an Ascend Technologies Senior Operations Analyst. He shared what it means to be part of a team.
What is your favorite sports team?
Chicago White Sox
What sports have you played?
I play in a softball league and switch to basketball in the winter.
What do you remember being the most valuable lesson or quote from a coach or someone that supported your team sport?
“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” MJ
What did you learn from this experience?
Growing up in the suburbs of Chicago in the 90s taught everyone hard work and dedication is the right path to success.
What do you like the most about being part of the Ascend team?
The opportunities I have had to learn new skills and practices that helped me further my career and provide superior support our clients.
How do you relate the team experiences you have had to the way your team functions at Ascend? How have the experiences supported your success at Ascend and in your boarder career?
Here at Team Ascend we can trust and depend on each team member to give every day 100 percent. This attitude towards providing quality support has helped create a team relationship that continues to grow with each and every one of us.
What is your favorite team slogan, cheer or theme? How do bring this into your daily life?
“Appreciate the game.” This to me is a good simple motto that reflects on how I appreciate my career and family throughout everyday life with the goal of enjoying what I do.