9780199645473

Management Consultancy

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780199645473

  • ISBN10:

    0199645477

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2013-07-18
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $70.40 Save up to $7.04
  • Rent Book $63.36
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    TERM
    PRICE
    DUE
    USUALLY SHIPS IN 3-5 BUSINESS DAYS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Management Consultancy provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the consulting industry. The text uses theory as a basis for critical discussion, ensuring students fully understand the principle ideas behind consulting, as well the limitations. The authors' engaging and accessible writing style is combined with a wealth of real-world practical examples, which place management consultancy theory into the context of the business environment.

The book's strong critical perspective encourages students to develop their analytical skills, while practitioner insights in every chapter provide guidance from leading industry professionals. Case studies throughout the text and a chapter devoted entirely to consulting skills, ensure students are equipped with the necessary tools to succeed within this complex and competitive industry.

The text is supported by a fully integrated Online Resouce Centre, providing a range of additional resources for students and lecturers.

For students:
An additional chapter on 'types' of clients and forms of interventions and Chapter 11 on preparing for and conducting a case interview (NEW)
Appendices to the book, including a sample consultancy contract, CV, covering letter, and RFI
ExcelRG workbook containing the calculations contained in chapter 7 of the book
Glossary
Web links
An author blog will link to Joe O'Mahoney's existing webpage and blog, which also includes a regularly updated RSS feed (NEW)

For registered lecturers:
Case commentary and answer guidance
Suggested discussion questions
Exercise solutions
Suggested group projects
PowerPoint slides

Table of Contents


1: Introduction
Part 1: The Descriptive Perspective
2: The Consulting Industry
3: Types of Management Consulting
Part 2: The Practitioner Perspective
4: Clients
5: The Consulting Life-Cycle
6: Consulting Tools, Skills, and Techniques
7: Consultancy Skills
8: Running a Consultancy
Part 3: The Critical Perspective
9: Critical Themes in Consulting
10: The Ethics of Consultancy
Part 4: The Career Perspective
11: The Consultancy Career
1. Introduction
Part 1: The Descriptive Perspective
2. The Consulting Industry
3. Types of Management Consulting
Part 2: The Practitioner Perspective
4. Clients
5. The Consulting Life-Cycle
6. Consulting Tools, Skills, and Techniques
7. Consultancy Skills
8. Running a Consultancy
Part 3: The Critical Perspective
9. Critical Themes in Consulting
10. The Ethics of Consultancy
Part 4: The Career Perspective
11. The Consultancy Career

Rewards Program

Write a Review