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Don Vanpool


Role and Company

General manager, GE


21 years experience in general business


Waukesha, WI

About Don

I was a military officer and left active duty in 1996 to work at GE. Worked as a GM executive in the supply chain. Also received an MBA from the University of Chicago in 2001. I left GE this year to begin my own startup.

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Articles by Don

4 years ago

What a Hiring Manager is Looking for In a Job Candidate

I speak with many groups regarding the hiring process and exactly what a hiring manager is looking for in a...

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Don's Recent Answers

4 years ago

Is there anyone out there that can introduce me to an influential leader in Sourcing/Supply Chain? I am interested in a coffee chat to get into the Sourcing arena.

Send me an email and I can get you on a call at least

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4 years ago

What resume format works for you, chronological or functional?

I would really recommend chronological. Most employers will want to see your progress and jobs in a linear layout. I...

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