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Global Business Professional 

Become globally savvy and enhance your resume by completing the Global Business Professional Series and adding related professional certifications. These scheduled online seminars teach skills in international marketing, product development, culture, communications, strategy, sales, finance, banking and logistics.

Participants can register for individual session or the bundled series. Company teams can also register in the bundled series (as a cohort). Participants completing all six courses also earn an FVTC Global Business Professional Advantage Certificate.

Request a consultation with an FVTC Global Education advisor to:

  • Review series and certification options
  • Discuss your professional development plans
  • Learn about grant opportunities for training with an international focus

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Global Business Professional Series

Typical Duration: One month
Delivery Options: Online, instructor-supported
Contact Advisor: (920) 735-4844

Module 1:
Managing Cross-Cultural Relationships

• Understanding & appreciation of culture
• Cross-cultural interpersonal communications
• Traditions, lifestyles, practices & cultural profiles
• Successful business & professional relationships
• Elements of international business

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Module 2:
Global Sales, Marketing & Product Promotion

• Customer expectations
• Cultural requirements
• Global market plans & market research
• Product liability & implications
• Legal & regulatory requirements

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Module 3:
Global Trade, Finance & Banking

• Foreign exchange & banking practices
• Customer compliance
• Logistics & documentation
• Letter of credit
• Process of imports and exports

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Module 4:
Global Supply Chain & Logistics Management

• International supply chain
• Transportation modes
• Product classification & trade agreements
• Safety issues & regulatory requirements

Apr '14 Seminar: View online dates
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Module 5:
Global Operations Management

• Global business planning
• Legal & government compliance
• Strategic & operations functions
• Global human resource options

May '14 Seminar: View online dates
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Module 6:
Global Business Professional Capstone

• Global Business Professional key concepts and
   practical applications
• CAPSTONE project or strategies to prepare for
• NASBITE CGBP credential & exam review (optional)
• CGBP practice exam (optional)

Jun '14 Seminar: View online dates
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Series Overview:

  • Complete individual classes or the entire series during monthly online courses
  • Courses delivered in a flexible format convenient for the busy professional
  • Courses award one (1) associate degree credit upon successful completion
  • Textbook purchase options reviewed by your personal Global Education advisor at (920) 735-4844
  • $179 per course

Course & Series Benefits:

  • Global Business Professional courses demonstrate a competency in international business
  • Earn an FVTC Global Business Professional Advantage Certificate by completing all six courses
  • Flexible online courses scheduled monthly to improve your success and assure course completion
  • Grant opportunities available through the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
  • Exam preparation for the national NASBITE Certified in Global Business Professional (CGBP) exam
  • Incorporates a NASBITE workbook valuable for CGBP exam preparation or your professional library
  • Global Education advisor support and assistance

Who Should Attend:

  • Business professionals seeking to gain a competitive advantage in today's global marketplace
  • Aspiring employees working with international markets
  • Small businesses interested in new skills, techniques and insights for managing global business issues

Global Business Professional Resources

To discuss upcoming Global Business Professional workshops, contact:

Fox Valley Technical College - Business & Industry Services
P: (888) 458-0449 | P: (920) 735-2525 | F: (920) 735-4771
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For more information on Global Education Services training & seminars, contact:

Fox Valley Technical College - Global Education & Services
P: (920) 735-4844

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