Consulting 101

Through representatives of top consulting firms, this panel aims to provide the attendees of this panel with the basics of the consulting field. In addition to providing a taste of what consulting is like and what the job of a consultant entails, this panel serves to help the participants start preparing for the consulting track. Specifically, attendees will obtain advice of how to develop a career in consulting and how the current economic crisis has impacted this industry. The ultimate goal of this panel is to give the participants a better sense of whether consulting is right for them.