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CV

Dr. Gábor Mikulás
information consultant
tel. 0036 (76) 497-568, mobile: 0036 (30) 239-2293
mikulasg@gmconsulting.hu
www.gmconsulting.hu – skype: mikulasg
http://www.facebook.com/mikulasg


In brief:

Gábor Mikulás offers information & Public Relations consultancy, researches, presentations, education.

He is the principal of GM Info Consulting Ltd, research and information consulting business (based in Hungary, Kecskemét) since 1999 and GM Info Consulting Ltd. since 2011. Offers consultancy, current awareness and abstracting (English and German), accesses different databases, internet sources, expert resources, government agencies. Researches business information, industry and company profiles, market intelligence. He is experienced also in providing training workshops to libraries and information professionals.
He is the president of  Association of Hungarian Information Brokers.

— See the references and contact me if you would like to discuss a project.

Further experiences: quality management (ISO 9001) and adult education (on university courses, company and conference presentations), publishing the  biggest Hungarian periodical — electronic weekly newsletter www.kithirlevel.hu — for information and library professionals since 2002.

Educational background: PhD in management & business administration, diploma of information broker, Public Relations, librarian and teacher of Hungarian language and literature.

He published three books in information and library management, wrote cca. 200 articles in periodicals and newspapers.


 

Head of

2016- Matters! Agency, CEO
2011- GM Info Consulting Ltd., head – profiles: information broker services, consulting
1999- GM Consulting Co., head (a self-founded private enterprise) – profiles: PR, quality management, information consulting


Past employments

1998-99 Baustar Ltd., Kecskemét
– manager of QS – introducing and developing ISO 9001
– PR manager – managing PR, ad issues, and image of company

1997-98 Koch’s Torma (Hungaria) GmbH, Kiskunfélegyháza
– manager of information systems, training of software application

1993-97 Library of Kecskemét Teacher Training College
– manager of foreign language collection, inventor & publisher of a newsletter

1992-93 Katona József County Library, Kecskemét
– reference librarian, manager of the German language collection

References and activities

click here (information services, organisational culture, quality management and teaching)
List of pubications (atricles, books, presentations)

Education

2001-2012 PhD in Management and Business Administration Sciences at Szent István University. Theses: Identifying competitive cultural orientations made from executive’s narratives

2000-01: Information brokerage – Benedict School

1998-99: PR professional education – SKULL Communication School
Thesis: PR on the Web (made available also in multimedia format)

1994-96: Kossuth Lajos University, Institute of Mathematics and Informatics
Diploma: Information Technologist—Librarian, diploma thesis: Library management, Planning

1988-92 Eötvös Loránd University, Teacher Training College. Practice in Hannover (D) and in Deventer (NL)
Diploma: Librarianship and teacher of Hungarian language and literature, Diploma thesis: ‘Management in Hungarian library education’ (in English, prepared in the framework of a Dutch—Hungarian TEMPUS-project)

Experiences in foreign information centres and libraries e.g.:
EBRD Business Information Centre (London), Nara University Library (Nara, Japan), Technische Universitätsbibliothek (Hannover), Ekurhuleni Public Libraries (Johannesburg, South-Africa) etc.

Trainings in Great Britain and in Hungary:
Knowledge management (2005), ‘Project management’ (1997), ‘Managing change’ (1995), Training skills on advanced level (1996), Library and information management (1994, 1996)

Language proficiency: Hungarian as mother tongue, fluent in English (TOEFL, 533) and German

Software proficiency: Windows applications, Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), HTML, databases etc.

Personal
Born in 1968
Married with three children (1992, 1994, 1996)

Interests: jazz, early Baroque and authentic popular music, language humour, photography
Driving licence ‘B’

Membership:
Head of Association of Hungarian Information Brokers, deputy leader of Kecskemét-Aomori Friendship Association, member of the Hungarian Pax Romana, Hungarian Librarians Association (MKE)