The Global Aces program gives you the opportunity to work on challenging projects in the Netherlands and in one of the fastest emerging tech hub in the world, Toronto, CA. Between these projects there is the possibility to broaden the mind by traveling the world. When you return to the Netherlands, we will guide to towards your dream job.
The program is developed for ambitious Web Developers who wants to excel at work, we call that a high performer. Research shows that there are soft skills and other factors that enable professionals to become high performers. Self-awareness & Self-reflection, Adaptability, intrinsic motivation, Vitality and Talent & organisational fit. During approximately two and a half years we will develop these soft skills and factors. Besides developing this crucial soft skill set you will get a personal education budget, this way you can learn new codes, frameworks or other fields of interest.
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Talent & organisational fit
At Future Aces we believe that the right character and a good fit with the organisation is equally important as work experience and degrees. To achieve the right soft skill set you will need insight in to your character, talents and motivations. We will explore this together.
Self-awareness & self-reflection
When fully immersed in a different culture surrounded by unfamiliar faces, you’ll become much more aware of who you are and where you come from. This will help you to recognize and reflect your core strengths and areas of improvement. High performers at work are able to optimize their strengths and work on their weaknesses in order to maximize their potential. Working abroad and extra training will help you to develop self-awareness and self-reflection.
Whilst working abroad, you’ll encounter situations that will force you to step out of your comfort zone, such as language barriers, culture shock and homesickness. Not having your close friends and family will push you to pick yourself up and confront these challenges head-on.
Employers want strong individuals that persevere and refuse to give up when facing challenges. Employees that learn to adapt will take initiatives to overcome barriers and lead the team throughout the process with their positive and dynamic approach.
Vitality is the state of being when you are full of life and energy. It is exuberant physical, mental and emotional vigor. Exercise regularly, reduce stress and eat healthy. During the Global Aces concept we will examine your lifestyle and give you advise about how to get rid of old habits and create new healthy ones.
Intrinsic motivation refers to behaviour that is driven by internal rewards. In other words, the motivation to engage in a behaviour arises from within the individual because it is naturally satisfying to you. Insight into your character, talents and motivations will enable you to choose a job and company that connects with your preferences.
Personal education budget
Web development is a fast-paced environment. New codes, frameworks and other innovations are developing and invented very quickly. It is essential to keep learning these new techniques. Every developers has other preferences, therefore it is important to create a tailor made budget. In dialogue with your client and Future Aces we will determine which techniques are best suited for your situation.
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Just recently, in its 2016 analysis, U.S.-based Expert Market ranked the Toronto Region third of 20 global tech hubs in which to live and work, ahead of San Francisco’s Silicon Valley, Boston and Tel Aviv. This proves that the unmatched quality of living in the region contributes to its overall attractiveness for businesses to relocate or expand operations. Because you don’t work all day, every day – the Toronto Region provides the right balance of opportunity and lifestyle for you and your family. – JanWillem Gille, Director Toronto Global