Consulting

Welcome to Fordham University Gabelli School of Business’ Consulting Community! Here you’ll find resources such as blogs, events, and resources specific to Consulting to help you embrace your career and academic journey and explore Fordham’s career resources in one central space.

Consulting is the practice of helping organizations to enhance their performance, primarily by:  Increasing revenue, Reducing costs, Improving processes

Consultants work closely with their clients and provide recommendations based on structured and data-driven analyses.

They are hired to answer strategy-level questions that require extensive investigation both on market and client’s capabilities in a cross-functional manner.

The scope of work normally ends at providing actionable solutions or recommendations for their clients to follow.

 

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