Governor Scott McCallum
President, AmEuro Global
What was the very first paying job you held (that you paid taxes on)?
UW-M stock clerk/janitor
What was your: undergraduate institution? Graduate institution? What was/were your degree(s) in?
Macalester College, Johns Hopkins U, UW-Milwaukee Pol Sci/Econ; Intl Studies
Do you have a work or life motto? What is it?
If it was easy, anybody could do it.
What book are you currently reading? Would you recommend it?
The Future of Work
What’s the best networking advice for job seekers you’ve heard or shared?
Don’t limit yourself.
What’s the fastest way to NOT get a job or internship with you? (e.g. what should potential applicants avoid doing if they were to ever interview with you for a position).
Not display a willingness to learn, to work hard, and to do any job that will help the organization. Must be a team player.
Why should an undergraduate student consider a career working in local government?
Can help others and society through doing good work.
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I’m the co-founder and executive director of ELGL. I love my job. Other things I love: local government, my family, my dog Michael Jordan, sandwiches, naps, books, and skee-ball.