I have been in the IT industry for more than 23 years. I have worked at large corporations such as Cisco, Oracle, eBay as well as startups in the Bay Area. Currently I am with Apple as Program Manager working on Maps applications.
I have strong program management and product management experience. I have excelled in strategic planning, problem solving, team building, and achieving results by putting customers first.
I have an Engineering bachelor's degree and an MBA that has given me strong analytical foundation.
How to work with me
What I can offer
Strategic problem solving
Planning and execution methodologies
Team building and teamwork
Promoting one's business
Ideas on campaigns, Ads, and websites
Customer centric thinking
Agile thinking to get feedback and iterate on approaches to achieve desired results
Result oriented thinking with empathy towards employees and self
Work life balance techniques
My expectations for a successful mentoring relationship
Open mindedness by parties
Honesty in discussions by both parties
Honest and direct feedback on my work, help, or approaches so I can improve so I can provide the help and mentoring in the best possible way.
Trust and integrity by both parties
Accountability and responsibility by both parties
Prompt follow-ups and follow-throughs
How entrepreneurs can prepare before we start
Should prepare a brief introduction giving me from context on the following
Who they are?
What is their business?
Who are the key stakeholders?
What is the motivation behind the business?
What is the end goal in their mind?
Who are the target customers they have thought of?
What's is going well and what are some of the challenges they are facing?
What do they want to get out of the mentoring program?
Job title:Program Manager
Company:I work at Apple
United States of America
Human Resources: Employee Management
Human Resources: Employee Training
Management: Business Strategy
Management: Growth and Development
Management: Other Management
Management: Planning and Goal Setting
Management: Project Management
Management: Work-Life Balance
Starting Up: Business Planning
Starting Up: Getting Started
Starting Up: Location and Zoning
Technology and Internet: Technology Planning
Technology and Internet: Website Design
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