My First Job: Richard Bothe
June 15, 2013 at 1:15 a.m.
• Name: Richard Bothe
• Age: 75
• City of residence: Victoria
• Current title: Regional board chairman for IBC Bank
• First job: My first job was delivering grocery circulars at my little neighborhood grocery when I was 10 or 12.
• What it taught me: It taught me a lot of responsibility. I could have easily pitched all of those circulars into the garbage, but I learned to be responsible on the job and make sure they were all delivered.
My First Job is a feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or less. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.