Global Career/Transition Coach
Patricia Baranello joined IMPACT Group in 2017 as a Professional Resume Writer. In 2018, she also became part of the Global Career/Transition Coaching team, providing assistance to spouses/partners and families during corporate relocations to Guatemala City, Guatemala. She is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.
Relocations and international work experience have given Patricia a unique awareness and sensitivity to multi-cultural diversities. She grew up in the United States, then moved, lived, and worked in Nicaragua. She later made relocations back to Guatemala, then to California and Florida, and then back to Guatemala. She also traveled and established a formal distribution network for Evenflo throughout Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, and Central and South America.
After retiring in 2015, Patricia took a new career path providing personalized, one-on-one coaching to professionals and students. She guides individuals through advancing their potential, strengths, and talents; crafting personal brands; and writing the next chapter of their careers. With experience as a hiring manager throughout her corporate career, she understands what employers look for and what it takes to stand out from the crowd and showcase skills and accomplishments that capture attention.
Patricia brings 40+ years of extensive experience and acquired knowledge, skills, and expertise in a broad range of industries and sectors in diversified, fast-paced, and demanding business environments. Industries include food products, international courier and private post office operations, baby/juvenile furniture, banking, franchises, government grants, healthcare, membership shopping, and higher education. Patricia has in-depth knowledge of operational and strategic planning, startups, business expansions, administrative reorganizations, research, and international market development. She also has strong background in corporate training, coaching, human resources, event management, and academic teaching.
Along with her extensive experience, Patricia holds a Master of Business Administration with concentration in Finance, Magna Cum Laude, from Francisco Marroquin University in Guatemala, a leading private university in Latin America. As a gourmet cook, Patricia enjoys gathering with friends and family to share great food. She loves to travel and has cruised and toured the world, including Europe, Asia, North America, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.
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