Course Information

Consulting Skills for Managers (MMG 757)

Term: 2019-2020 Fall


Thu, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (9/12/2019 - 12/12/2019) Location: CHARL HOOD 1432


This course explores the essentials of the consulting relationship and the skills critical to the consulting process. Managers develop ability to apply consulting skills and processes in a variety of situations from working with international personnel to getting the most from cross-functional teams to dealing with external clients and vendors. Tools for assessment, analysis and implementation will be reviewed. Topics include negotiating scope, influencing expectations, overcoming resistance and giving clients feedback.