As a recent graduate about to start down the consulting road, you undoubtedly have many unanswered questions. There will be numerous twists and turns that lie ahead, some which can be expected, many which will be new and unanticipated. This webinar will help you better prepare yourself for this journey focusing on skills and mindsets essential to a powerful start in consulting. Understanding the varying phases in the first year in consulting - both easy and difficult - will help you transform the experience, and set you up for a successful professional career. For more information, visit our website, http://consultingcareerconnection.org/.
It is well understood that the ultimate goal of any summer internship is to secure a full-time position. Performing above expectations is a sure-fire way to achieve that goal. However, equally important, is to use your time as an intern to learn more about what a consultant does, what motivates clients to hire and retain consultants, and what the professional opportunities of a career in consulting look like. Ultimately not only does the firm that you are interning for need to want you, but you need to feel that the firm’s mission and company culture is a good fit for you. In this recording, you will hear from former interns of two premier consulting firms on what it takes to maximize your experience as an intern, set the course for your new career in consulting, and help you make important career decisions in the short and medium term.
2.7.13 - "What it Takes to Succeed in Consulting: Essential Communication Skills"
1.24.13 - "Choosing the Right Consulting Firm for You: The Benefits of Boutique Firms"
5.9.12 - "What to Expect During Your First Year in Consulting"
10.24.12 - "What Makes a Candidate Attractive: Landing Your First Job in Consulting"
10.4.12 - "Management Consulting: Why Does it Exist and Why is it Such a Great Career Opportunity?"
4.18.12 - "Getting the Most Out of Your Internship"
10.12.11 - "What it Takes to Succeed in Consulting," 1st session
11.11.11 - "What it Takes to Succeed in Consulting," 2nd session
A podcast presented by AMCF on choosing the right consulting firm to launch your career. AMCF is the premier international association of firms engaged in the practice of consulting to management. Founded in 1929 as AMCE (Association of Management Consulting Engineers), AMCF today remains in the forefront of promoting excellence and integrity in the profession.