The Finance Executive
Manish is CFO for one of the Middle East's leading facilities management companies.
Learn how Manish used BlueSteps to successfully gain a new CFO position.
Manish was ready for a new challenge.
Manish learned about BlueSteps while completing his Executive MBA, studying part time in both New York and Dubai. His business school held a panel of AESC member executive search consultants where he learned about the executive search process.
Manish joined BlueSteps
Manish leveraged the Executive Career Guide.
Manish took advantage of the BlueSteps Ultimate Executive Career Guide, where he gleaned valuable insights on Networking with Executive Search Consultants; The Executive Job Search; Personal Branding and Social Media for Executives; Executive Interview Techniques; and Compensation Negotiation.
Manish stayed on track with MyGoals.
Manish utilized the MyGoals feature on his BlueSteps profile as his day-to-day online career coach. He dedicated his evening commutes to taking at least one new BlueSteps recommended step to ensure he stayed active in managing his career.
BlueSteps webinars provided Manish with concrete tactics to advance his career.
Manish accessed the archive of Executive Webinars, available exclusively to BlueSteps members. Manish downloaded Top Tips for Transitioning from Director- Level to C-Suite where he gleaned insider tips from executive recruiters at leading search firms and best-in-class career coaches.
Manish connected with a BlueSteps advisor.
Manish used his Career Consultation to connect with a BlueSteps expert advisor. The BlueSteps advisor helped him identify his goals by asking probing questions that revealed his strengths and weaknesses. Manish’s advisor then recommended the bespoke Advance to the C-suite package, including a Resume, LinkedIn Profile and Executive Bio all rewritten specifically to achieve his new goal to advance to a C-suite role, plus a 1-hour C-Suite Readiness Diagnostic. Manish was now prepared to actively express his candidacy for CFO positions.
Manish achieved his goal.
Manish’s BlueSteps membership helped him advance to the C-suite with a new position as CFO at a major facilities management company based in Dubai. Manish leveraged a contact he made at a BlueSteps Executive MBA networking event to learn about opportunities in his home city. While Manish doesn’t plan on searching for new opportunities anytime soon, he knows that his Lifetime BlueSteps Membership is a service that will provide value throughout his career.