Wish I Knew . . .

# 52 Christina Doueihi - Global Biz Dev Leader / UAE Success / Being curious / Growing up in Beirut / Time box emotions

May 17, 2022 Gary Nowak Season 1 Episode 52
Wish I Knew . . .
# 52 Christina Doueihi - Global Biz Dev Leader / UAE Success / Being curious / Growing up in Beirut / Time box emotions
Show Notes

Welcome to another episode of "Wish I Knew . . . " 

A podcast where I speak with people about their careers focusing on their success, advice, mentoring and listening to interesting stories.

 I'm your host Gary Nowak and I've got another international flavor podcast with a creative young lady who loves the sales process and a global role, please enjoy my guest Christina Doueihi (Do Eh He).

  

Career Background:

  • Leader for Strategic business growth plans in Middle East / Turkey & Africa based out of Zurich
  • Regional Sales Manager for the Middle East in Dubai
  • Head of Project Sales for UAE and Oman
  • Interior Architect
  • Founder of What's On Design
  • Studied at the Lebanese American University with a BA in Interior Architecture

 

Highlights

  • Making a sale at 12 years old without any training
  • Visualized a space and how to change it
  • Growing up in Beirut and what it teaches you
  • Getting a job and opening up a new store in a Dubai @22
  • Being a successful woman in the UAE
  • Changing shoes to deal with the end to end process
  • Enjoying sales and having people believe in you
  • Being curious and following your instincts
  • Having your dad and grandfather as you mentors
  • Time boxing your emotions
  • Wanting to experience a new industry
  • Having structured thinking is key
  • What success looks like for Christina
  • Getting insight into the afterlife