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Me (short version):
I=Introversion, S=Sensing, T=Thinking, J=Judging.
ISTJ's tend to be serious, quiet, thorough and dependable. They see to it that everything is well organized and accurate. They are practical, orderly, matter-of-fact, logical, realistic and take responsibility. They notice what needs to be done and follow through steadily. More info about MBTI ®
Meaning I'm the Observer type that:
Pays great attention to detail. Diplomatic when the situation calls for it. Quickly gets to the root of a problem.
Qui docet, discit.
Who teaches, learns.
Antarctica, Argentina, Austria, Canada, Cuba, Egypt, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Portugal, Senegal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, UK, USA, Vietnam.
Skills & Other
Quality oriented, Eye for detail, Service minded, Multicultural, Teamplayer.
Currently transforming to become a Technical Trainer for Bus & Coaches.
I have the talent to make it understandable for others.
Technical writer => creating student & service documentation/manuals.
Training skills acquired not only by doing but also after following several seminars.
E-Learning (Web Based & E-Class).
Previously, deep technical expert in both classic TDM & VoIP telecommunication + Unified Communications
Telecommunication (Both Enterprise and Public).
Enterprise Communication Systems (Classic TDM and Voice Over IP).
- Unify OpenScape Portfolio: 4000, Voice, UC & DLS.
- Mitel Portfolio: MiVoice Business, Border Gateway, MiCollab(UC).
The following is acquired by self training, on-the-job-training and by doing.
Windows (till Windows-10 & Windows Server 2008).
MS-Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel & Outlook).
Network Configurations (TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, AD, VLAN, QoS).
Huawei Switches & Routers.
Adobe Lightroom & Photoshop.
Past Seminars and Courses:
Continental/VDO, Kibes Basic Course, 07/2019.
Siemens SIADIS, Basic Course, 07/2019.
DAF MX11/MX13 Euro6 Diesel Engines, Basic Course, 06/2019.
Introduction to Internet of Things, 02/2019 (out of interest).
Work efficient and lean with ERP Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016, 06/2017.
Introduction to Electrical Cars, 12/2016 (out of interest).
Advanced Digital Techniques.
Assembler Programing Language.
Being a Technical Trainer
CHiLL Programming Language.
C Programming Language.
Introduction to Customer Relationship Management Applications.
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator.
Software Design Methodology.
Inventivity - Creativity
I prefer practical outlasts design
Below is just a small example of the result. Of course, there is no accounting for tastes and colors, so ...........
Another place to visit in that perspective is the photographic challenge/competition I join every month since 2007. Every month the Challenge Webmaster selects a topic and we have to fill it out as we see fit. It is just for the fun of it, no price is distributed at the end. I prefer, but not always, to go for a somewhat different result than most of what the others produce. Curious? Visit: BD-Challenge
Click on a picture below to see a larger version.
I designed and constructed my garden to become as you see below:
I needed a stair to the attic but the stairmakers were reluctant to do it because of the complexity. I did it myself and it is still holding since 2001.
A new side table that could display my chess piece. As we do have from time to time small children in the house I had to make sure they couldn’t hurt themselves, hence the somewhat curved corners.
A living room light I created as we couldn't find anything to our liking in the shops.
A practical HiFi / TV stand that could hold the necessary equipment and that could hide the sub-woofer as well.
Career State Summary
(see my LinkedIn for details)
Current state: since 04/2019
Technical Trainer @ Van Hool
10/2017 – 03/2019:
Senior Technical Consult Unified Communications.
10/2008 – 09/2016:
Unify Communications Belgium.
Senior International Technical Trainer for:
Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg, Germany, France, England & Spain.
09/1985 – 09/2008:
10/1997 – 09/2008: International Service Trainer.
01/1994 – 09/1997: International Technical Support Engineer.
01/1991 – 12/1993: Technical Support Engineer.
01/1989 – 12/1990: Software Developer & Test Engineer.
01/1987 – 12/1988: Software Developer & Test Engineer. (Germany, Münich)
01/1986 – 12/1986: Software Test Engineer.
09/1985 – 12/1985: Installation Engineer.
01/1982 – 08/1985:
Bell Telephone Manufacturing Company Belgium.
09/1983 – 08/1985: Installation Engineer. (Mexico, everywhere)
08/1982 – 08/1983: Telecommunication Trainee.
01/1982 – 07/1982: Interim, drawing Technical Plans.
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