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22 févr. 2014 (il y a 2 années et 9 mois)

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Solve Real
Problems and
Experience Real
Success

GBP

Student teams providing strategic
advice
-



leading to compelling and
actionable plans



Develop and apply
cross
-
cultural
communication
,
foreign
language
and
virtual teaming
skills
while working on real
projects for real companies


US or foreign company


GBP Kick
-
off Weekend in Washington, DC


March 11
-
13


Team members are MBAs from GBP Consortium
Schools


Weekly virtual meetings mid
-
March to end of
April then travel to target country
-

May 13
-
27


Interaction is often in a language other than
English


Students pay $2750 course fee, plus
transportation (to DC and Int’l location)


Kenan
-
Flagler STAR Info session

Student teams and faculty drawn from
:

Columbia, Duke, George Washington, Georgia State, Purdue, San Diego State,
Temple, Maryland, U Conn, U of Hawaii, U of Miami, U of Wisconsin, UNC &
Pittsburgh


Brazil
projects: led by
Duke
and
UNC CIBER

Thailand

projects: led by
Maryland CIBER


China
projects: led by
UNC CIBER

Japan
projects: led by

Temple CIBER

Vie
tnam
projects: led by
Wisconsin & Hawaii CIBER

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Timeline:



Students apply online October 15
-

November 15, 2010


Team and project assignments issued by the first part of
December



commitment and deposit due by December 15
th
.


Language learning January


April



initial assessment in early January


Kick
-
off weekend in Washington, DC March 11
-
13, 2011



language evaluation



team building



project scoping


Timeline
-

continued:



Virtual teamwork, through the rest of March and April


Project Leaders meet weekly with Advisors & team


Team meets with client at least every 3 weeks


Final language evaluation done


Team travel to destination country May 13
-
27, 2011


Hub City Weekend May 13
-
15, 2011


In
-
Country Project Work May 16
-
27, 2011


Presentation to client between May 25
th

and 27th
(specific date to be determined)


Final hard copy report due by end of June

Kick
-
off weekend March 11


13 in Washington DC

Meet team members, faculty advisors and company representatives

Team travel to destination countries last two weeks in May

Past projects included


A NC lumber manufacturer needing customers in China


A global leader in biometric authentication software wanting help

to improve its overall business in Brazil


A city in Japan exploring ways to promote their old town as a tourist
destination


A Polish
-
American company in Krakow wanting to expand their presence in
Eastern and Western Europe





Key Question


Process









Results




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CUSTOMIZE WITH YOUR STUDENT’S GBP
COMPANY & EXPERIENCE


Key Takeaways

Consulting Immersion 2009



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CUSTOMIZE WITH YOUR STUDENT’S GBP
COMPANY & EXPERIENCE

“The GBP offered me a truly international consulting experience;

it was
the best fit from among the programs at Kenan
-
Flagler to prepare
me for any future global opportunity
.”


Greg Baker, KFBS MBA 2009








Applying, Matching, and Committing



November 15, 2010
: Application deadline



Early December
: Selection notifications & team assignments



By December 15th
: Student commitment ($500 deposit due)



By January 15th
: Program Fee Balance due










GBP Director: Dr. Lynne Gerber


lynne_gerber@unc.edu


GBP Program Manager: Debbie Williams


ciber_gbp@unc.edu
















Contact People






www.gbp
-
ciber.unc.edu





Kenan
-
Flagler STAR Info session