Jan `03-Aug '03 — Connection Couriers, Vancouver, B.C.

  • Bike Courier

I was a bike courier for Connection Couriers in Vancouver, B.C. I took this job to get in shape, have fun, and to make a little money while doing it.

Some of the experience and skills I gained from this job are:

  • How to use a radio and pager
  • How to work independently and under short and hectic time constraints
  • Interacted with business people at all levels
  • Was trusted with important documents and deadlines
  • Became very familiar with the downtown Vancouver area

Some of the side benefits of this job are:

  • Got in the best shape of my life
  • Got to spend lots of time outdoors
  • Met lots of interesting people
  • Gained a library of interesting stories to tell
  • Had fun