Statement of Purpose: A Career in Information Technology Essay

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"The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are." - J.P. Morgan. It often happens that the very best of our competencies and strengths are brought into action when we willingly take on challenges and transform them into milestones.

Reading through editorials, magazines and numerous articles it became progressively clear that a potent majority of business leaders took off early in their careers and with a marked level of focal point. After completing graduation in electronics engineering, I accepted the chance to act with an IT consulting firm delivering a worldwide presence. As a consultant at an early stage I was given the responsibility to develop a product for a Dutch client in the
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"The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are." - J.P. Morgan. It often happens that the very best of our competencies and strengths are brought into action when we willingly take on challenges and transform them into milestones.

Reading through editorials, magazines and numerous articles it became progressively clear that a potent majority of business leaders took off early in their careers and with a marked level of focal point. After completing graduation in electronics engineering, I accepted the chance to act with an IT consulting firm delivering a worldwide presence. As a consultant at an early stage I was given the responsibility to develop a product for a Dutch client in the banking sector. The responsibility, enhanced my skills of handling complex issues and being a team-player. It helped me understand the entire life-cycle of technology product development and gave an opportunity to interact with global clients. After 3 years, another opportunity made me work with a leading US investment bank. Here I developed an inclination towards big databases and designing techniques used to store financial data. It also gave me an exposure to learn different financial products and hone managerial skills. I got the recognition, in the entire line of business for optimising long running processes for generating financial reports.

Ace of the incidents which made me realise to master managerial skills happened last November.
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