Phinix Duong

Education

Education
Jun 2007 - Jun 2012

Psychology Degree

Sacramento State

Cognitive Psychology involves the study of mental processes that dictate how human beings behave. It experiments with attention, memory, learning, perception, and applies information processing to normal mental reasoning and functionality. It can also be referred to as experimental psychology. It uses the input of linguist, logicians and neurobiologist who emphasize on both theory and formalization.

Work History

Work History
Jun 2013 - Present

Dance instructor

lords gym

I am still helping and working at lords gym with Chris, I help teach classes such as popping and locking a style that has been around a while that I enjoy teaching the youth.

Aug 2010 - May 2013

Caifornia nails

Nail salon

Clean and sanitize tools and work environment.

Schedule client appointments and accept payments.

Remove previously applied nail polish, using liquid remover and swabs.

Clean customers' nails in soapy water, using swabs, files, and orange sticks.

Shape and smooth ends of nails, using scissors, files, or emery boards.

Apply undercoat and clear or colored polish onto nails with brush.

Advise clients on nail care and use of products and colors.

Assess the condition of clients' hands, remove dead skin from the hands and massage them.

Soften nail cuticles with water and oil, push back cuticles, using cuticle knife, and trim cuticles, using scissors or nippers.

Brush powder and solvent onto nails and paper forms to maintain nail appearance and to extend nails, then remove forms and shape and smooth nail edges using rotary abrasive wheel.

Maintain supply inventories and records of client services.

Treat nails to repair or improve strength and resilience by wrapping, or provide treatment to nail biters.

Roughen surfaces of fingernails, using abrasive wheel.

Promote and sell nail care products.

Attach paper forms to tips of customers' fingers to support and shape artificial nails.

Polish nails, using powdered polish and buffer.

Whiten underside of nails with white paste or pencils.

Decorate clients' nails by piercing or attaching ornaments or designs.

Performing for or Working Directly with the Public — Performing for people or dealing directly with the public. This includes serving customers in restaurants and stores, and receiving clients or guests.

collect payment

provide customer service

Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships — Developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintaining them over time.

Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge — Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your job.

use health or sanitation standards

Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings — Monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems.

Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.

clean, shape, or polish human nails

Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.

Making Decisions and Solving Problems — Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates — Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.

Thinking Creatively — Developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products, including artistic contributions.

Selling or Influencing Others — Convincing others to buy merchandise/goods or to otherwise change their minds or actions.

sell merchandise

Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards — Using relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.

Scheduling Work and Activities — Scheduling events, programs, and activities, as well as the work of others.

schedule meetings or appointments

Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.

order or purchase supplies, materials, or equipment

Judging the Qualities of Things, Services, or People — Assessing the value, importance, or quality of things or people.

Estimating the Quantifiable Characteristics of Products, Events, or Information — Estimating sizes, distances, and quantities; or determining time, costs, resources, or materials needed to perform a work activity

Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work — Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work.

Handling and Moving Objects — Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.

Communicating with Persons Outside Organization — Communicating with people outside the organization, representing the organization to customers, the public, government, and other external sources. This information can be exchanged in person, in writing, or by telephone or e-mail.

Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material — Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.

Resolving Conflicts and Negotiating with Others — Handling complaints, settling disputes, and resolving grievances and conflicts, or otherwise negotiating with others.

Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events — Identifying information by categorizing, estimating, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances or events.

Training and Teaching Others — Identifying the educational needs of others, developing formal educational or training programs or classes, and teaching or instructing others.

Developing and Building Teams — Encouraging and building mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.

Documenting/Recording Information — Entering, transcribing, recording, storing, or maintaining information in written or electronic/magnetic form.

maintain customer records

inventory stock to ensure adequate supplies

Coaching and Developing Others — Identifying the developmental needs of others and coaching, mentoring, or otherwise helping others to improve their knowledge or skills.

Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates — Providing guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.

Developing Objectives and Strategies — Establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them. 

Provide Consultation and Advice to Others — Providing guidance and expert advice to management or other groups on technical, systems-, or process-related topics.

advise clients or customer

Coordinating the Work and Activities of Others — Getting members of a group to work together to accomplish tasks.

The reason I no longer work there anymore is because the owner decided to sell the store.

Jan 2009 - Aug 2010

Customer representative

Jelly Belly

My responsibilities were to hand out samples if asked, as well as maintain a clean and safe work area. As well as keep everything stocked and ready and the reason i didn't stay longer was due to better job opportunity that came along

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote those words more than 150 years ago—yet they certainly ring true even
today. And whether it is in the role of an organiza�on’s highest official, top opera�ons leader, IT or
finance manager, sales associate, customer service rep, or key administra�ve or support resource,
enthusiasm and commitment to excellence are cri�cal to today’s successful organiza�ons. In addi�on to
the organiza�onal skills I can bring to 3 Monkeys exceptional work experience, you will find me to be a highly
qualified professional with an excep�onal degree of enthusiasm, energy, and solid work
ethic.