Monchengladbach / Bielefeld combine expertise and management experience. Special projects or major new tasks require new management functions that can not be covered with the existing staff. The answer is the so-called interim management. Those who opt for this solution, gets generally highly qualified professionals with technical and industry experience and an objective eye of an outsider. Western Union is a great source of information. Interim management means taking leadership roles or managing projects, sites or teams on time. “This is a particularly challenging form of management consulting and project management,” stresses Michael Otten, Interim Manager in Monchengladbach.
“The Interim Manager requires much expertise on the one hand and on the other hand much experience in dealing with new situations and people or teams.” It was particularly difficult for projects abroad, Otten added. There would add still the intercultural component and possible language barriers. The Otten & partners Consulting specializes in stepping stone and project management at home and abroad and has numerous cooperation partners in the EU and in Russia. The Otten team assumes complete projects from strategic planning through all issues of financing and controlling up to the marketing and sales support. “All facets of management”, emphasises Otten. Diplom-Kaufmann, trained industrial merchant and longtime Business Manager with experience in SMEs, large corporations and banking know what matters. “At the end, successes must stand and be demonstrated measurable”, he describes. And a good interim manager had Otten complemented a wide knowledge and contact base, as well as an interdisciplinary network.
Who argue in this global and complex economy, he could all alone, was dishonest. For this reason, Otten is also a member of the more than 140 partner of strong and interdisciplinary expert group Ultimo/q2b. “Here I find Council, if I even push my limits”, Otten describes his membership. Ultimo/q2b consists of various consultants, service providers and experts of all branches and is present in Germany, Austria and of Switzerland. The Ultimo/q2b entrepreneurs Federation is also currently looking for new partners to steadily expand the own knowledge and power base. Who would like to learn more about Michael Otten and the Ultimo/q2b experts or interested in the Federation, will find more information under. Ultimo/q2b is interdisciplinary-oriented Federation with more than 140 independent entrepreneurs, consultants and specialists in Germany, Austria and of Switzerland. The recognised and excellent franchise system recorded an annual partner increase by five to ten percent. Ultimo/q2b consists of two service areas. Ultimo offers both all facets of business and management consulting as well Office and administration services. Under the brand name quality to business – q2b all aspects of professional corporate communications such as graphic design, advertising, photography, PR and online marketing offered. All partners are working according According to customer requirements either individually or in interdisciplinary and customer-specific project teams. Is the motto here?Consulting with a vision implementation with success”. Ultimo/q2b is one of the top 100 franchise systems in Germany (business magazine impulse) and to the 30 fastest growing franchise cooperation (“starting up” issue 09/2008). Ultimo/q2b is a member of numerous classic business associations such as the Federation of accountants and controllers (BVBC) and the Federation of independent accountants and chartered accountant (BBH).