Bella Petrakis,
Success Story

Bella Petrakis
Talent Acquisition Specialist

  • Could you tell us a little about your position and your experience with other employees?

    My current position is as a recruiter at GPSI. 

  • We would love to hear your thoughts on the essential skills and attitudes needed for your role.

    I feel like outside of the typical interpersonal and communication skills this role is more attitude-based than skill-based. 

    Adaptability: The recruitment landscape is constantly evolving. Being adaptable to new trends and changes is important for staying relevant.

    Patience: Recruitment can be a time-consuming process. Patience is crucial for dealing with setbacks and uncertainties.

    Positivity: Maintaining a positive attitude helps in creating a welcoming and attractive image of your organization.

  • How has your experience been working remotely with a team from different cultures?

    Working remotely with a culturally diverse team has been an enlightening experience. Embracing varied perspectives and collaborating across cultures has enriched our teamwork and innovation, making every day both challenging and rewarding!!!

  • GPSI must have been a valuable experience. What was the biggest challenge you faced?

    Absolutely, my time at GPSI has been incredibly valuable. Among the various experiences, the biggest challenge I encountered was adapting to rapid shifts in project priorities. Overcoming this challenge allowed me to enhance my flexibility and problem-solving skills, contributing to personal and professional growth.

  • What motivates you to continue working for the company?

    What keeps me excited about working here is the awesome team spirit, the chance to tackle new challenges every day, and the feeling that my contributions truly matter.

  • Can you share your most significant professional achievement?

    Absolutely, as someone new to the workforce, landing my first permanent position and successfully adapting to the team’s dynamic has been a major achievement. It’s been an exciting journey of growth and learning from experienced colleagues with great senses of humor and amazing personalities. 

  • What is it like to work for GPSI?

    Working for GPSI has been an incredible journey filled with excitement and growth. The opportunity to collaborate with international teams brings a unique dynamism to my work, fostering creativity and innovation. The flexibility offered here ensures a healthy work-life balance, making every day a chance to learn and contribute positively to a global vision.

  • Lastly, what advice would you give to someone pursuing a career in your field?

    Pursuing a career in this field is a fantastic choice. Embrace every learning opportunity, stay curious about emerging trends, and prioritize building a diverse skill set. Remember, the key lies in adaptable growth and a passion for making a meaningful impact.