Tuesday Morning Learning Opps

Driving Excellence From Within: Mobilizing an Internal Consulting Team

  • Tuesday, July 24
  • 08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Long Beach Conv Center
  • Level 1, 102C
  • SK

Speakers

Sonia Alvarez-Robinson

Executive Director, Office of Strategic Consulting

Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, Georgia

Juana Cunningham

Internal Consultant

Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, Georgia

Description

Georgia Tech Strategic Consulting was created in 2013 to implement strategy, strengthen and streamline organizational designs, and increase operational effectiveness and efficiency. Presenters will explain how moving to internal consulting built on existing institutional competencies and skill sets and discuss lessons learned in mobilizing an internal consulting team. They will also share tools and strategies for management of that team and provide resources other Institutions can use.

Learning Objectives

  • Discover the value of an internal consulting resources team and how to establish one.
  • Access tools for intake, scoping, execution, closing, and measurement of value on strategic consulting engagements.
  • Effectively create blended teams of internal consultants, organizational members, and external partner firms.