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My american dream

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PechaKucka Presentation @ OfficinaStrategia June 21st 2010

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My american dream

  1. 1. My American Dream PechaKucha, June 21st 2010, OfficinaStrategia. Brescia, Italy Leonardo Ratti 1
  2. 2. Don't ever let somebody tell you... You can't do something 2
  3. 3. Planes Soccer, Brescia Innovation Travels Sport challenges Business My passions 3
  4. 4. Pre- American Dream • Degree in law, Brescia • 5 years as employee @ my family Company Business (Lubrogamma) • Good salary, but not innovation, not delegation and moreover not accountability and prospectives 4
  5. 5. Grand Canyon 04 L.A. 04 New Orleans 05 NYC 06 Miami 06 Hawaii 07 Vacations in USA 5
  6. 6. Passion is growing up • Visiting places • Talking with people • Learning language and cultures • Hearing stories and experiences • Absorbing a new mindset 6
  7. 7. Yes, I wanna change my life following these principles! • Learn from anybody and be heard by anybody • Innovation and meritocracy • Open to diversity • Priority in education and learning process • High professionalism • Failure is an option, give up is not 7
  8. 8. First goals achieved: NYC Marathons 2005-2006 8
  9. 9. New York City Jan.-May. 2008 • TOEFL Test • GMAT • English, English, English..... 9
  10. 10. Getting admitted in an MBA program • Hult International Business School, Boston • International University of Geneva, Switzerland • University of Nice and San Francisco State 10
  11. 11. Boston 08-09 • The Hub • BeanTown • Athens of America • Capital of New England • Harvard, Mit, BU, Notheastern, Hult, Babson 11
  12. 12. Working days 12
  13. 13. Party hard, too.... 13
  14. 14. The challenges • 18 hours a day of study/work • No week end, just half a day free per week • Multitasks assignments and tests • Team work with students from 35 countries worldwide • Language and different cultures 14
  15. 15. The goal and the world ahead • August 23rd 2009 • Graduated in Master in Business Administration • Dean’s List of the 20% best student of the business school 15
  16. 16. Back @ the old mentality • We don’t care about your MBA • Pursue what others do not what is your dream • You are too young to be heard • Failure is a shame • We have always done in this way 16
  17. 17. I was targeting passions Management & Airlines Innovation Entrepreneurship & Innovation Soccer Innovation 17
  18. 18. Coordinator @ Mind Where I’m now the Bridge Foundation • On Line Sales Manager Where I’m now - Business Plan competition coordinator @ Mind @ Lufthansa Italia the Bridge Foundation - Web Marketing Manager @ Lufthansa 18 Italia
  19. 19. Looking ahead to improve • Just targeting dreams and passions • Open to learn, learn, learn..... • Looking to execute always at my best • Respect others opinions • Delegate • Fail is fine, just learn from it! 19
  20. 20. Thanks America! 20

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