Management consulting

As a PhD researcher one is grilled and trained to solve the numerous scientific problems that he or she comes across during her research. The answers to these problems are the results of tremendous brainstorming sessions with your supervisor, which involves analytical and critical thinking. These problem-solving skills based on analytical and logical reasoning can be of great use in other fields as well and one such field is the field of management consulting. Management consulting is a field where management consulting firms helps business houses solve their problems by renting out their expertise to them. Your problem solving skills and a mind that strives on asking WHY is always an asset in such business. We invite a management consultant from one the big consulting firms to share his/her experiences and journey from being a PhD to a management consultant and shows you the opportunities waiting for you in this career track.