International Executive Resource Group Virtual Chapter Meeting-Invitation

By |2019-05-09T10:38:37-04:00May 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

You are all invited to a special International Executive Resource Group (IERG) Virtual Chapter Meeting on Thursday, May 23, 2019 @ 12 Noon EST for two expert presentations and discussions. Please join our Virtual Chapter meeting featuring thought-provoking presentations and interactive discussions. Dr. Janet L. Walsh, CEO & President, Birchtree Global LLC. New York, Atlanta & Denver, “Linking HR Infrastructure, Technology, and Communications to Increase Financial Performance – Research Results” Constantinos (Costas) Stavropoulos, Business Consultant, Institute of Management Consultants, and International (IMCI) Delegate. Athens, Greece. “Developing International Opportunities.” Joint participation & moderation by John Lowe IERG Members and their Guests are very welcome to participate in this session. Free but all must register in advance. Bring your questions. Come and Join the Conversation! REGISTER:

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Rotary Means Business Goes Global

By |2019-05-01T08:06:50-04:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Globalizing your business? Concerned about picking the right business partner in a foreign country? Consider Rotary Means Business (RMB) and how it might help your business.
In this one minute global HR thought we talk about the advantages of Rotary Means Business.

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May 1, Blockchain, Fintech, and AI Symposium in New York City

By |2019-04-23T09:14:07-04:00April 23rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

For those in businesses affected by AI, I encourage you to attend the May 1, Blockchain, Fintech, and AI Symposium in New York.  It will be a consolidated view of how these technologies affect business operations at the strategic and operational level.  It’s a fast way to get up to speed on how these changing technologies affect you and your job.

For those in the ACG or with products or companies interested in selling to Blockchain, Fintech, or AI companies, there will be an opportunity for you to present your value proposition to interested investors.  View the program below and see the opportunities.

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World Trade Day Conference-Atlanta, May 3

By |2019-04-19T09:28:50-04:00April 19th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|


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Join the Birchtree Global leadership team at the 3rd Annual World Trade Day Conference in Atlanta on May 3.  Expand your business horizons and markets with the support of trade experts in the fast-growing Atlanta market.  See you there!!event/2019/5/3/save-the-date-3rd-annual-world-trade-day-conference-networking-event

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Congratulations Terrence Xu!

By |2019-04-17T14:37:02-04:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Congratulations to Terrence Xu from Fordham University for winning the ACG Cup yesterday!  Despite stiff competition from the NYU, Baruch, Pace, and St. John teams, and having lost his teammates, Terrence went on to deliver a terrific presentation to the judges and win the competition.  We all agreed, Terrence would make a great employee (hint, hint employers!).

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NYIT Students at the Explorers Club

By |2019-04-15T20:12:56-04:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Field Trip to the Explorers Club headquarters in Manhattan with my NYIT Executive MBA students. Entering new markets is like exploration, preparation is the key to success. We are in the Roosevelt Room, at the table where TR signed the Panama Canal treaty. Hoping these young business people will soon be company presidents too!

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ACG Cup Competition at PACE University

By |2019-04-08T21:27:41-04:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|



Congratulations to the Pace University students I judged in the ACG Cup competition! Pace University always fields high-performing financial teams! They give a new meaning to “Football Field” competitions. Great job guys and best wishes for the upcoming final round!


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World Trade Center Atlanta, World Trade Day, May 3

By |2019-04-05T11:11:31-04:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Business executive speaking in front of people in a room

Join us at World Trade Day Atlanta and globalize your business. Georgia is one of the fastest-growing centers for global trade with record-setting global trade growth in 2019. We will be working with World Trade Day participants to help them develop a global growth strategy for their businesses. Global market entry business executives provide an overview of global market entry options, legal, financial, tax, human resources, risk, logistics, and information resources. Participants receive on-on-one help and support from some of the most outstanding global growth leaders in technology, software, private equity, global tax, finance, and global HR.

Facilitator: Dr. Janet L. Walsh, President & CEO, Birchtree Global, LLC

Panelists: Jim McGuirk, President AKLM, former Unisys Corporation President; Traci Kellner, SPHR, former CHRO Beeline, Private Equity; Daya Haddock, President, TIA Inc, Oracle Adviser, Technical Training; Richard Gimbert, CPA, International Tax, Brady Ware.

See the full program and expand your business into the global market:

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Dr. Janet L. Walsh appointed to the Board of the Explorers Club

By |2019-03-26T14:16:18-04:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

 Birchtree Global is pleased to report Dr. Janet L. Walsh has been appointed to the Explorers Club Board of Directors and will chair the Ethics and Governance Committee.

The Explorers Club is an international multidisciplinary professional society dedicated to the advancement of field research and the ideal that it is vital to preserve the instinct to explore. Founded in New York City in 1904, The Explorers Club promotes the scientific exploration of land, sea, air, and space by supporting research and education in the physical, natural and biological sciences. The Club’s members have been responsible for an illustrious series of famous firsts: First to the North Pole, first to the South Pole, first to the summit of Mount Everest, first to the deepest point in the ocean, first to the surface of the moon—all accomplished by our members.

View more about this remarkable organization at:

From the NY Times March 22, 2019

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