Business Strategy Consulting

Overview of the Role

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 business issues.

What Recruiters Want

Recruiters for Management Consulting roles are typically looking for students with:

  • Extensive problem-solving, analytical skills
  • A strength in synthesizing information and delivering recommendations
  • Ability to lead a group or team, which is central to all activities
  • A comfort with strategic vision and attention to detail will be valuable
  • Strong presentation and consulting skills

Sample Hiring Companies

Accenture, Bain, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, McKinsey & Co., PricewaterhouseCoopers

Electives

Students at Goizueta choose from a variety of elective and event opportunities in the area of Management Consulting, including: