Journey to a Closed City with the International Executive Service Corps (Paperback)

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Journey to a Closed City with the International Executive Service Corps (Paperback)

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Journey to a Closed City with the International Executive Service Corps describes the adventures of a retired executive volunteering with the senior citizens' equivalent of the Peace Corp as he applies his professional skills in a former Iron Curtain city emerging into the dawn of a new economy.This book is essential reading for anyone approaching retirement who is interested in opportunities to exercise skills to "do good" during expense-paid travel to intriguing locations.Journey to A Closed City should also appeal to armchair travelers eager to explore far-off corners of the world in our rapidly-evolving global community.
After completing the project in Ukraine with the International Executive Service Corps, Russ Miller worked on other consulting assignments in association with the World Bank, U.S. Defense Nuclear Agency, the United Nations Development Program, and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization. The projects were conducted in the post Soviet countries of Lithuania, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan. He also authored two previous books: Selling to Newly Emerging Markets, and Doing Business in Newly Privatized Markets, which are published and distributed internationally by the Greenwood Publishing Group. Miller and his wife, Elsie, have lived for the last 30 years in La Grange, Illinois.
Product Details ISBN: 9781888725940
ISBN-10: 188872594X
Publisher: Science & Humanities Press
Publication Date: January 1st, 2004
Pages: 278
Language: English