Women in Tech: Miljana Belić

Meet Miljana Belic, a Mendix Developer at Consulteer's office in Zrenjanin, Serbia. With a passion for personal and professional growth, Miljana has developed her skills and overcome challenges with the support of her colleagues. She is proud to have obtained her first Mendix certification and is committed to delivering quality work while prioritizing caring relationships with clients and team members.

In this interview, we'll learn more about Miljana's journey at Consulteer, her daily routine, and what inspires and motivates her.

What inspires you and what motivates you?

Miljana Belic: I am inspired by the people around me and their constant pursuit of personal and professional growth. Surrounding myself with individuals who are committed to learning and self-improvement motivates me to strive for excellence in my work and personal life. I am driven to continue my own development and achieve my goals through the support and encouragement of those around me.

How would you describe your development in the company?

Miljana Belic: My development in the company has been focused on discovering my potential and building upon my existing skills. As an intern with no prior work experience, I am grateful for the guidance and mentorship I have received from my colleagues in the company. This support has allowed me to progress and develop my abilities further. I am constantly seeking out opportunities to learn and grow within my role and contribute to the company's success.

What was your biggest challenge, and how did you overcome it?

Miljana Belic: My biggest challenge was learning and adapting to the new world of Mendix. As a platform that was completely foreign to me, it was a daunting task to navigate and understand its intricacies. However, with the support of the Mendix team and my colleagues, I was able to overcome this challenge through hard work, persistence, and a desire to improve my skills. I remained determined and committed to my progress, and in doing so, I was able to successfully master the platform.

What was your biggest achievement that you are proud of?

Miljana Belic: My proudest achievement was obtaining my first certification for Mendix. As I became familiar with the platform, I quickly realized its many advantages and how easy it was to apply. Despite the initial challenges, I was able to pass the certification exam and gain a deeper understanding of the platform's capabilities. This achievement reinforced my belief that hard work and a desire for self-improvement are integral to achieving success.

What can you say about your workplace and environment?

Miljana Belic: I feel incredibly fortunate to work in an environment that is supportive, collaborative, and feels like a family. The people I work with are not only colleagues but also mentors, friends, and sources of inspiration. We share a common goal of delivering quality work and growing as individuals and as a team. Even something as simple as having lunch together has become a regular routine that reinforces the positive and inclusive culture of the workplace.

How does your regular working day look like?

Miljana Belic: My regular working day typically begins with checking emails and having a cup of coffee. From there, I attend meetings to stay updated on project progress and discuss any potential issues or ideas. The majority of my day is spent working on my assigned projects, where I apply my skills and creativity to bring applications to life.

What is your favorite Consulteer value, and why?

Miljana Belic: My favorite Consulteer value is "We Care." At Consulteer, we care about our clients, our team, and the quality of our work. I appreciate this value because it shows that our company is committed to delivering value beyond just the technical aspects of our work. By prioritizing our relationships and care for others, we are able to provide a personalized and empathetic approach to our work, leading to better outcomes for everyone involved.

Human. Technology. Together.

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