Management Consulting (also called Strategy Consulting) involves the practice of helping organizations improve their performance, primarily through the analysis of existing business problems and development of plans for improvement.
Management Consultants provide advice and strategy through a deep understanding of industry best practices. They offer assistance to organizations on change management, strategy development and operational improvements and other vexing business issues. Management Consultant firms generally operate with proprietary frameworks that serve as the basis for their recommendations. Employees work on teams and analyze client business problems through interviews, benchmarking and data research then present findings to top executives for cost-effective, process-improving implementation.
Recruiters for Management Consulting roles are typically looking for students with:
Students at Goizueta choose from a variety of elective and event opportunities in the area of Management Consulting, including:
Undergraduate Institution: Elon University
In the One-Year program, I was still able to customize my class schedule and experiences so that I could take the most relevant courses for my career aspirations.
Pre-MBA Job: Teacher, Teach For America/Atlanta Public Schools - Atlanta
Undergraduate Institution: Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations
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Undergraduate Institution: James Madison University
Full-Time Offer: Business Analyst, SAIC - Washington, D.C.
The coursework challenged me and helped me learn how to analyze problems from a macro perspective and then develop strategies and frameworks for addressing them at a tactical level.
Pre-MBA Job: Product and Brand Manager, Hyundai Motors - India
Undergraduate Institution: Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology - India
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