Posts Categorised: Professionals

Women in top management – How to become a Plant Operations Manager?

Women in top management – How to become a Plant Operations Manager?

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Since I was a kid I liked to be successful in what I am doing; even in school I liked the competition and especially to be the first. To me, the desire to always better yourself is probably one of the keys to success. I later studied chemical engineering, and started my first job in…

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24 Years @ Continental Part 3 – The move to Elkhart, Indiana, USA

24 Years @ Continental Part 3 – The move to Elkhart, Indiana, USA

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If you remember, I ended part two of my story with the acquisition of a company in Elkhart, Indiana. Our team was still located in Newport News, Virginia. Now we had a decision to make regarding consolidating the two teams. It was quickly clear, that it made most sense to bring the two teams together…

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Interview with Wolfgang Grysar (49), training manager of the commercial – technical trainees

Interview with Wolfgang Grysar (49), training manager of the commercial – technical trainees

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Hello everybody, Our Facebook-Team consist of vocational trainees and dual students of different Continental plants in Germany. We herewith start with our project “interview with…” to show people all over the world what you can achieve in your professional career at Continental. For weeks we are searching for employees whose career has started at Continental as a vocational…

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Chinese Love Small Talk!

Chinese Love Small Talk!

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We are currently growing our business in Changshu (China). That’s why quite some experts from Continental all over the world are sent to China to support the building of new production lines. It is very exciting, but most of the expatriates don’t know what to expect. I used to say: They can first of all…

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BRU // 22-03-2016

BRU // 22-03-2016

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This week I was supposed to do a normal business trip. A bit longer than usual but nothing I haven’t done a few times: fly from Brussels to Hefei via Bangkok, couple of days auditing the location, then to Malaysia for a few meetings and on Friday evening again via Bangkok, direct to Brussels. From…

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Colleagues Helping out in Free Educational Program for Detroit Public School

Colleagues Helping out in Free Educational Program for Detroit Public School

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Mahatma Gandhi said: “Be the change that you wish to see in the world”. We have been tutoring around 50+ Detroit school students through an online based and on-site tutoring program each week through out the school year. Our goal is to double the number of students by the end of 2016. Continental plays a major role…

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