Education: * ISCTE Business School - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Candidate - Management specialising in Human Resources and Organizational Behaviour * European Parliament - Advanced Training Program for European Negotiation, European Studies * IES - Social Business School - Social Entrepreneurship Training Program, Social Entrepreneurship * University of Wales - Executive MBA - Business administration and Management * Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas, Lisboa - Portugal - Master's Degree, International Relations, with major in International Business Principal subjects covered: - Economy of the Enterprise; International Strategy for the Enterprise; International Marketing. - Dissertation: "The Brand of Portugal". * CIDEC – Inter-Disciplinary Centre of Economic Studies - Lisbon, Portugal Professional Formation Course, Communication of Marketing, Advertisement and Public Relations, with major in Lobbying Grade17/20 Principal subjects covered: - Communication; the concept of marketing; publicity; public relations; equality of opportunities; citizenry and personal development; information and communication technologies; environmental sensibility; planning, implementing and controlling the effort of marketing. - Final Report: "Lobbying - the Key for a bid for the Olympic Games". * Loughborough University - M.A. Degree, Media & Cultural Analysis, with major in Globalization Processes Principal subjects covered: - Globalization, Information Society, Culture, Citizenship, Media, New IT, Investigation and Analysis. - Dissertation: "Globalization and its impacts on the Portuguese Society”. * Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas - Lisbon Portugal Graduate Degree, International Relations, with major in International Cultural Relations. Principal subjects covered: - International Relations, Economics, International Monetary Fund (FMI), Law, Public International Law, Private International Law, Geopolitics, Social Sciences, Political and Cultural Relations, Political Science, Demography, EU Institutions, Regional Co-operation Organizations, International Organizations (Governmental and Non-Governmental), The United Nations, English and French (both on Social Sciences' Methodology). - Final Report: "Portugal, Brasil, the European Union and their relations".
Languages: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
* Conference Speaker - ICSS XIII - 13th International Conference on Social Sciences, University of Vienna (Sep 2017) Speaker at the ICSS XIII, 13th International Conference on Social Sciences, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Paper presented: Sharing Economy - The Establishment of Organizational Identity Overtime, Considering Identify Claims and Legitimacy Granting). * Conference Speaker - Athens Institute for Education and Research Dates (Jul 2017) Speaker at the 4th Annual International Conference on Social Sciences, 24-27 July 2017, Athens, Greece. Paper presented: "Sharing Economy: Crafting Temporal Identity and Legitimacy Claims as an Emergent Category". * Guest Speaker - Politécnico de Leiria (May 2014) Speaker on “Leadership and Ethics” – open lecture about Deontology and Ethics within the course of Accounting and Finance at Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Portugal * Conference Speaker - University of Dubrovnik (Apr 2014) Speaker at the 2nd OFEL International Conference on Governance, Management and Entrepreneurship. Paper presented: Elaborating a Master Model of Leadership called "The Mastering of 5 Key Elements". * Guest Speaker - Universidade do Minho (Feb 2014) Speaker on "The Country-Brand of Portugal" - in the ambit of the EEGenerating Skills Transversal Competences Development Program.
LinkedIN Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joão-miguel-cotrim/
Current Company: IES-Social Business School
Current Position: PhD candidate & Social Impact Mentor
Experience Description: * Mentor of Social Impact Projects - IES-Social Business School (Feb 2017 - Present) IES-Social Business School is the first business school focused on Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship. It is the starting point for a path dedicated to social innovation in the creation of sustainable business solutions, offering a portfolio of training, research and consulting that responds to social entrepreneurs, social organizations, public sector, companies, foundations and universities. It strives for excellence and a strong network of partners to inspire, train, support and connect organizations and people from all sectors of a converging economy. The IES mentoring Programs, in the official Portuguese language, are addressed to Social Entrepreneurs at different moments in the life cycle of their initiatives and seek to empower, inspire and create network through tools, motivation and moments of sharing. They are the result of a partnership between INSEAD - one of the best Business Schools in the world - that contributes with knowledge and pedagogical content, and IES-Social Business School, which contributes with knowledge, tools and field experience. * Member of the Editorial Board - Independent Journal of Management & Production (Feb 2017 - Present) SCOPE: The IJM&P is a journal for unpublished works related to Administration and Engineering of Production and Mechanics and Economics and Agricultural and Natural Resource as well as works that present results of studies and researches about the activities of Science and Technology Information. All items sent to the newspaper, go through the peer review, being all members of the international scientific community. MISSION: The mission of the Independent Journal of Management & Production (IJM&P) is to contribute to the scientific community through the international dissemination of works relevant to the development of theoretical and empirical research produced by the Brazilian academy as well as researchers from other countries. * Academic Member - Athens Institute for Education and Research (Aug 2017 - Present) Academic Member of the Athens Institute for Education and Research, belonging to the Economics Unit and the Management Unit. * Researcher Phd Canditate - ISCTE - Instituto Universitario de Lisboa (Oct 2014 - Present) Doctor of Philosophy candidate in Management, specialization in Human Resources & Organizational Behavior. Research Project: “The legitimacy of the Sharing Economy: characterising its business side”. * Leadership Consultant & Business Representative - European Union Instituto Yiesia - Corporate Governance, Compliance, Sustainable Businesses (Sep 2013 – Present ) Founded in 2011, Instituto Yiesia - read "iécia", Greek word for leadership - is a strategic consultancy for leadership development through appropriate knowledge and specific tools. Simple? Yes, we believe in the power of transformation through the acquisition of knowledge, and we know that this is the path that leads to the exercise of leadership. Our main objective is to contribute to make your business sustainable and expand the possibilities - through the transversal insertion of innovations, trends and techniques of good governance practices - for the longevity of your company, no matter the size it has. We want to share knowledge and jointly develop solutions that promote positive impact for all and generate value for the business by fostering transformative leadership. * Director of Human Resoruces - Grupo ALCR (2015) * Fellow Lecturer - ISCTE - Instituto Universitario de Lisboa (2015) * Freelance Columnist - Executive Digest (Nov 2013 - Jan 2014) * Visiting Professor - B.I. International
Meet in Person
Graduated in International Relations in 2001 by the Institute of Social and Political Sciences of Lisbon. Hold (i) a M.A. in Media & Cultural Analysis by Loughborough Univ., England, (ii) a Masters in International Relations, major in International Business at the Institute of Social and Political Sciences of Lisbon and (iii) an Executive MBA, major in Applied Leadership by Robert Kennedy College, Zurich, Switzerland, validated and awarded by the University of Wales. Researcher enrolled in a PhD in Management, major in HR & OB at ISCTE Business School, Lisbon. As a one-off project, I was Director of HR at ALCR Business Group. I was a Fellow Lecturer of Team Management – granted with an ISCTE Internal Grant; I’ve published articles in the Journal/Magazine Executive Digest and academic works by Publisher Bubok. I was a Visiting Professor and Speaker at Schools of Executive Education in São Paulo (Brazil), Braga and Leiria (Portugal), as well as, Speaker at (i) the ICSS XIII, 13th Inter. Conf. on Social Sciences, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Paper: Sharing Economy – The Establishment of Organizational Identity Overtime, Considering Identify Claims and Legitimacy Granting), (ii) the 4th Inter. Conf. on Social Sciences, Athens, Greece (Paper: Sharing Economy – Crafting Temporal Identity and Legitimacy Claims as an Emergent Category) and (iii) the 2nd OFEL Inter. Conf. on Governance, Management & Entrepreneurship, Dubrovnik, Croatia (Paper: an alternative model of leadership called “The Mastering of 5 Key Elements”). Mentor of Social Impact Projects at IES – Social Business School (powered by INSEAD); Member of the Editorial Board of IJM&P; Consultant in leadership and business representative in the EU at Instituto Yiesia.
I am good at:
. Academic studies and research
. Writing and revising academic papers/articles, dissertations and theses
. Project elaboration and presentation
. Leadership Consulting
. Human Capital Management
Download my CV: CV – João Miguel O. Cotrim