Collabie Spotlight: Ed Chaja

Collaborative Solutions' new blog series highlights amazing employees who exemplify the 'Collabie' way. Each month, a new hire who hit the ground running or a tenured high-preforming employee will be featured to share about their experience working for Collaborative. From career paths to culture, get the inside scoop directly from those who bring the talent and fun every day, making us an award-winning workplace!

June Spotlight: Ed Chaja

Title: Senior Principal Consultant

Location: Indianapolis, IN

Tenure: 2.5 months

Why did you choose Collaborative?

Collaborative has a great reputation in the Workday ecosystem, as well as a great focus on their company culture and people. These were the things I was looking for when making the move to a new partner, and I haven’t been let down!

What makes you enjoy working at Collaborative?

The people I’ve had a chance to meet and work with so far have made the transition so much smoother. Also, seeing the investment that Collaborative makes in tools and resources to help me deliver better results for my clients has been great to see and experience.

How does Collaborative help you grow as a person and in your career?

Collaborative’s expert approach to leading Workday implementations has helped me round out my own skill set. It enables me to take that next step in delivering innovative solutions for my clients. Coupled with the variety of amazing clients we have, there’s always an opportunity to experience a new way of thinking about Workday. Also, Collaborative's focus on career paths go beyond just being consultants and allows me to explore new opportunities for myself.

If you could have a superpower, what would it be?

As a big comic book fan, this is a hard one for me to answer. I think I’d want something that is more functional to everyday living, so I would have to say teleportation!