Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
Inexperience
Technology changes
Economic recession in my country
Lack of financial resources (money)
I was an experienced professional, but a newer one for CA market at the same time
Different Cultures
A start-up entrepreneur
First customers

Career

CEO

I opened my own Risk Consulting Company in 2017. A year after graduating at UCLA Extension in Project Management.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Entrepreneurship
Business
Being Creative

Day to Day

Analyze marketing opportunities for Risk Management. Mitigate Risk for customers. Make calls and meetings with customers and partners. Get updated about new technologies available (worldwide) thought researches, articles, webseaching and conferences.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for everyone

Dedication. Study in details your area of working. Listen more than speak. You are a new beginner, so the others can tell you valuable things. Be resilient, and avoid procrastination. Invest on networking (summits, conference, happy hours, workshops). You definitely need to meet as much professionals you can.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

graduate
Graduate
Business Economics
certification
Certification/License
Project Management

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Peers:

"Something like, you are spending too much money on studies. You need to be creative and focus on the business more time."

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation Immigrant