Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Mentor-Partner Associate

Mentor-Partner Associate


Seeking high-level executives  from academia or any human resource, business and technology  consulting discipline worldwide;  with a strong vision to participate, as part of an elite team of Mentor-Partner Associates, in the ON DEMAND partnering with and mentoring  of corporate executives, public policy executives, researchers and faculty members enrolled in  our  Virtual Organization Sabbatical Program at our business unit, VOMI Virtual Organization Academy.   You will work in a 100% virtual organization environment  from wherever in the world you are located.


As  a Mentor-Partner Associate, you will evangelize, develop your own business development strategy, recruit and directly [coordinate] the  activities of your own team of Industry Executives, Public Policy Executives, Researchers, Investors, and Faculty Members enrolled into the VOMI Virtual Organization Academy Sabbatical Program.  Will assist in all mentor-partner  activities for  your  team and work directly under the tutelage  of the Founder & Mentor-Partner of VOMI Virtual Organization Academy .    Develop global high-level contacts and form alliances with key decision-makers and other stakeholders at leading corporations,  governmental institutions, public policy entities, and educational institutions worldwide.

You will have an opportunity to present at, as well as be involved in the  development of, and participation in, various Virtual Organization Management webinars, seminars, workshops, symposiums and conferences to be held worldwide  - if you have the time or  inclination.   

Qualification Requirements

Must have a high-level consulting, management, and business development background and  currently own or lead an  existing influential social media, marketing, or management consulting practice;  or be a Social Media Guru and/or the owner of a large,  high-level social network or social network group;  or be a faculty member at a leading educational institution with organizational development or related teaching experience  as well as  extensive business development and consulting background;   or be a venture capital executive  with a  leading investor group;   or a semi- or fully retired VISIONARY executive from either the academic, business, government, defense, non-profit, military, legislative, judiciary, or public policy sector - who wants to get back into the game in an exciting way.   Please do NOT apply if you do not meet the foregoing requirements.  As well, we require the following:
  • Above all else, an Oustanding WORK ETHIC!
  • Prior compensation in excess of $400-500K  is preferred.
  • A passion for all things Social Media and Virtual Organizations
  • Willingness to learn how to operate in a 100% virtual organization
  • Ability to adapt and thrive in a 100% virtual organization
  • An extensive and impressive Circle of Influence in business, academia, and government
  • Sufficient time to coordinate the activities of your team
  • Willingness to work as a Team Player and within the constraints of tight deadlines 
  • Excellent written and oral communication, research, and writing skills
  • Proficiency with all Microsoft Office applications and leading web-collaboration tools
  • Fluency in English required, additional language proficiencies (French, Chinese, etc.) are a big plus
  • Must be able to present in both small and large group settings in a virtual environment as well as in the Boardroom.
  • An MBA/Ph.D. is ideal, however, it is not required.
  • STRONG references

On your 6-month anniversary date and based on your prior performance as Mentor-Partner Associate, you will become  eligible  for consideration as a Mentor-Partner or for appointment to a VOMI executive leadership team position, if desired, including  membership on the VOMI Board of Directors or the VOMI Global Think Tank & Advisory Board.

Opportunity Highlights:   This opportunity is available on an annual Mentor-Partner Associate license agreement basis, subject to renewal by mutual agreement, and does not require you to travel, relocate or make a career move.    You will be paired directly with the founder of the modern virtual organization management discipline  and will coordinate all experiential sabbatical program activities directly with your own team from day one.     You will have a unique and invaluable opportunity to interact directly with a very elite group of virtual organization thought leaders as well as have a front row seat at the forefront of the latest virtual organization management developments at VOMI.    

To Apply

For immediate consideration, please submit your executive profile along with a cover letter  and 3 references with links to their respective social media profiles and email addresses  to Pierre Coupet  at  chairman  @ 

ABOUT VOMI Virtual Organization Academy:    VOMI Virtual Organization Academy is a unit of Virtual Organization Management Institute.  Details regarding the academy can be viewed  here.

ABOUT VOMI:  Virtual Organization Management Institute is the world's leading and only global 100% virtual educational institute, think tank, professional association, certification and accreditation provider, and conference producer strictly focused on the modern virtual organization management discipline founded and pioneered by the founder of VOMI since 1997. ::  | VOMI Global Think Tank and Advisory Board | Annual VOMI Global CEO Summit ::