March 6 – Amanda Goodenow, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

Amanda graduated from Kent State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, majoring in Entrepreneurship and minoring in Sustainability. She is a Wholesale Account Manager for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company where she virtually manages 400 customers across 15 states in the Eastern US to best leverage the Goodyear, Cooper and Mastercraft portfolio of brands.

Key Takeaways:

  • The biggest growth you will see in your personal and professional life is being forced out of your comfort zone.
  • At some point, it’s important to drop the dream mentality and take action to make the dream a reality.
  • If you’re considering moving, make a vision board. It is a great way to solidify and understand your wants and needs.
  • It is hard to maintain productivity while working virtually. Amanda shares her tips:
    • Make sure you have clear goals.
    • Schedule check-ins with co-workers and bosses.
    • Set boundaries.
    • Keep a daily schedule.
    • Establish a team chat room.

Connect with Amanda on LinkedIn here.

Maxwell Burton is a sophomore studying journalism – strategic communications and pursuing a minor in marketing at Ohio University. He serves as the Vice President of Public Relations for Scripps PRSSA. Connect with him on LinkedIn here.

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