Know what you want to do after you graduate from college? Like to travel? Have been to another country? Would like the opportunity to fly to work each week? Knew there were jobs where you could to fly to work each week? Know anyone who is a “Consultant”? Understand what a ‘Consultant’ actually does? Global Consulting Michael J. Vasicek May, 2014 Northwood University graduate ◦ MBA: Business Management ◦ BBA: Business Management Global Consultant ◦ Accenture Traveled to 32 countries ◦ Global Entry, Sky Priority, 68 Passport Stamps, 6 Visas Giving professional advice A firm or person with expert knowledge/resources to execute a role or division of business Consulting is across all fields of business ◦ Software, Six Sigma, Accounting, Cooking, Interior Decorating, etc. Just to name a few… Accenture McKinsey & Company IBM Deloitte Tata Consulting Services KPMG Back Office Associates Bain & Company Judge Group PwC Ernst & Young The Boston Consulting Group Working with an international client Providing professional advice at an international level Traveling to foreign sites to provide on-site support and management Relocating under a Work Visa or Work Permit Becoming a expatriate Complete a degree in your field of interest Get as much work experience as you can Become a SME (subject matter expert) Network and identify key individuals ◦ People who work at Fortune 500 firms ◦ People who work for major consulting firms Build relationships ◦ Ask for entry level positions Worked full-time during my college tenure Heavily involved in the community ◦ Community Business Committees ◦ Non-Profit Board of Directors ◦ Volunteered often Attended business conferences, Chamber of Commerce events, etc. Recruited by an Accenture Manager Campus Speakers/Events DECA or similar organizations ◦ Attend conferences/workshops Community Committees ◦ MDBA – Midland Downtown Business Association ◦ MyPros – Midland Young Professionals ◦ Bay City Players Marketing Committee Board of Directors ◦ Bay City Players Quickly became an SME in my area of work Asked for additional work Drafted proposals for work efficiency changes Offered assistance where issues arose Asked for travel opportunities Management Consulting ◦ Project Management Served on 9 Projects Global Testing SME/Data Project Manager International work experience: ◦ Brasil, China, India, The Netherlands and Belgium Certifications ◦ SAP Bootcamp ◦ ISTQB – Global Testing Certification Michael J. Vasicek 王思科 [email protected] +1 989 859 4341 www.linkedin.com/in/michaelvasicek Become Global, Not Just Local.