About Us

The ISB Consulting Club is a student association, which seeks to equip the student body with resources to make informed decisions on consulting careers, tools necessary to build successful careers in consulting and opportunities to promote extra-curricular excellence. The club anchors these efforts by creating forums for aspirants to learn and imbibe skills and best practices from industry experts and harnessing initiatives that enable students to assimilate the learning into practical application. The club has over 500 members, who come from diverse backgrounds and bring in valuable work experience.
The objectives of the Consulting Club are:
 
  • To equip the students with the tools and resources necessary for careers in the consulting domain
  • To create a forum for information exchange between industry executives and students.

Vision:
To help the club members get a sense of the consulting world, understand why it is the right career choice for them, excel in their placements and their career in consulting in the vertical of their choice.

POA:

Term 2
•       Preparation of consolidated list of the existing as well as the prospective companies for recruitment
•       Understanding the core skill sets of the club members and their career aspirations
•       Tracking down the target recruiters based on the core skill set and career goals (both – industry specific and role specific)
•       Reaching out to potential and existing recruiters for live industry cases
•       Preparation of Pitch book
 

Term 3 & 4
•       Approaching existing recruiters for maintaining the relationship, increasing the number of offerings across various verticals and levels.
•       Approaching niche consulting firms for recruitment by displaying the cohort’s core skills, average relevant experience and interest levels.
•       Partnering with other top B-schools to understand the offerings received from consulting firms.

Term 5 and onwards
•       Retrospective analysis of the recruitment process and understanding the gaps and future expectations
•       Incorporating the feedback from recruiters and club members to optimize future placement activities

Events Until Now
·      Consulting Club held its core committee selections and announced the 8 strong core. Profile analysis of the class of 2019 was done and recruiter outreach and alumn connections were initiated.
·       As part of the L&D session, Chayan (VP Consulting Club 2015) and Abhijit( VP Consulting Club 2010) visited the cohort, representing McKinsey and Deloitte respectively. Students got an understanding of resume spike indication and career transition.
·      Prof Akbar Zaheer held a session on Digital Strategy for the class. The session saw a strong turnout of over 170 Participants.
·       On 25th June Deloitte USI’s Cloud Team came and conducted the first Case session and networking dinner for the campus. With a turnout of over 300 and a live broadcast on Facebook, the event saw people getting one on one interaction time with Global Partners and Directors of Deloitte.