Consulting Club

Consulting Club Leadership

President
Angelique Pereira



Vice President
Julie Oldbury



Past President
Owen Davies



BMBAS Events Calendar

October  2014
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Events on October 3, 2014
  • A Day in the Life: PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Professional Consultant/HR Representative
    Starts: 11:30 am
    Ends: October 3, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    Location: UCBB 522
    Description: Hello Consulting Club Members!

    You are invited to join us for our next event! Details below:

    A Day in the Life: PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Professional Consultant/HR Representative, Friday, October 3, 11:30 am to 1:00 p.m., UCBB 522
    Hear first-hand about consulting as a profession from a local Houston-area former management consultant and HR representative within PwC. Build your consulting network at this well-attended event! Special thanks to co-organizer, Rockwell Career Center.
    Lunch will be served so please RSVP by replying to consulting.club@bmbas.org and reserve your seat today! To cancel an RSVP, 48 hours notice is requested.

    You are receiving this message because you are listed as a member of the Bauer MBA Society Consulting Club. Please reply to consulting.club@bmbas.org if you wish to opt out.

    Thanks so much!

    Kind Regards,

    Angelique Pereira
    President, Consulting Club, Bauer MBA Society
    C.T. Bauer College of Business
    University of Houston
    http://www.bmbas.org
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Events on October 10, 2014
  • Bauer MBA Society Mentor Program Luncheon
    Starts: 11:00 am
    Ends: October 10, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    Location: Buca Di Beppo - 5192 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77005
    Description: Good afternoon mentors,

    I hope you are doing well. I know some of you are travelling or live out of town. However, I wanted to send out the formal invite to the luncheon that I mentioned in the email. This will be a wonderful opportunity for you to meet you assigned mentees and to begin building a relationship with them.

    Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 24th so that I can get a headcount to give the restaurants I am considering.

    Thanks and I look forward to meeting all of you.

    Natasha Hooda
    Mentor Vice President, Bauer MBA Society
    C.T. Bauer College of Business
    University of Houston
    http://www.bmbas.org
    832-671-7508
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Events on October 15, 2014
  • MBA Advisory Board Meeting
    Starts: 4:45 pm
    Ends: October 15, 2014 - 5:45 pm
    Location: UCBB 508
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Events on October 23, 2014
  • Consulting Club Industry Networking Happy Hour with Wipro
    Starts: 4:30 pm
    Ends: October 23, 2014 - 6:30 pm
    Location: 3rd FLoor, 2303 Smith Street #300 Houston, TX 77006
    Description: Consulting Club Industry Networking Happy Hour, October 23rd - 4:30 to 6:30, location 3rd FLoor, 2303 Smith Street #300 Houston, TX 77006
    Join club members and industry professionals for a networking event. The Consulting Club welcomes Wipro as its guest for this October happy hour. RSVP by Oct. 20 to consulting.club@bmbas.org.
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Events on October 24, 2014
  • Consulting Professionals Panel Discussion: Strategy, Technology, and The Future
    Starts: 11:30 am
    Ends: October 24, 2014 - 1:30 pm
    Location: UCBB 510, Bauer College of Business, University of Houston
    Description: Consulting Professionals Panel Discussion: Strategy, Technology, and The Future, Friday, October 24, 11:30 to 1:00 p.m. location Location: UCBB 510, Univ. Of Houston

    The format of this roundtable will facilitate Q&A and lively discussion about the hottest industry topics in consulting: corporate strategy, technology, change management, and the future! Hear from Houston's senior consultants on what is driving the industry, and where they see it going. Confirmed speakers include :-
    The guest panelists are:

    Rex Yuxing Du, PhD, Associate Professor, Hurley Professor of Marketing, University of Houston Bauer College of Business
    Expertise: corporate strategy and business analytics

    Andy Hines, PhD, Principal, Hinesight Consulting and Professor, University of Houston College of Technology, Strategic Foresight Program
    Expertise: corporate strategy and the future

    Jenifer Kihm, PhD, Managing Director, Operant Management
    Expertise: organizational management consulting

    Keith Kreuer, Principal, RedHouse Associates
    Expertise: technology startup incubator

    Tommy Ogden, Senior Consultant, Enaxis Consulting
    Expertise: technology consulting

    Nihar Parikh, Managing Partner, EPM Intelligence
    Expertise: technology and business analytics consulting

    Email consulting.club@bmbas.org for more information and to RSVP. Interested in sponsoring this event? Email us at consulting.club@bmbas.org.
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Bauer Consulting Club Events

October  2014
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Events on October 3, 2014
  • A Day in the Life: PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Professional Consultant/HR Representative
    Starts: 11:30 am
    Ends: October 3, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    Location: UCBB 522
    Description: Hello Consulting Club Members!

    You are invited to join us for our next event! Details below:

    A Day in the Life: PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Professional Consultant/HR Representative, Friday, October 3, 11:30 am to 1:00 p.m., UCBB 522
    Hear first-hand about consulting as a profession from a local Houston-area former management consultant and HR representative within PwC. Build your consulting network at this well-attended event! Special thanks to co-organizer, Rockwell Career Center.
    Lunch will be served so please RSVP by replying to consulting.club@bmbas.org and reserve your seat today! To cancel an RSVP, 48 hours notice is requested.

    You are receiving this message because you are listed as a member of the Bauer MBA Society Consulting Club. Please reply to consulting.club@bmbas.org if you wish to opt out.

    Thanks so much!

    Kind Regards,

    Angelique Pereira
    President, Consulting Club, Bauer MBA Society
    C.T. Bauer College of Business
    University of Houston
    http://www.bmbas.org
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Events on October 23, 2014
  • Consulting Club Industry Networking Happy Hour with Wipro
    Starts: 4:30 pm
    Ends: October 23, 2014 - 6:30 pm
    Location: 3rd FLoor, 2303 Smith Street #300 Houston, TX 77006
    Description: Consulting Club Industry Networking Happy Hour, October 23rd - 4:30 to 6:30, location 3rd FLoor, 2303 Smith Street #300 Houston, TX 77006
    Join club members and industry professionals for a networking event. The Consulting Club welcomes Wipro as its guest for this October happy hour. RSVP by Oct. 20 to consulting.club@bmbas.org.
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Events on October 24, 2014
  • Consulting Professionals Panel Discussion: Strategy, Technology, and The Future
    Starts: 11:30 am
    Ends: October 24, 2014 - 1:30 pm
    Location: UCBB 510, Bauer College of Business, University of Houston
    Description: Consulting Professionals Panel Discussion: Strategy, Technology, and The Future, Friday, October 24, 11:30 to 1:00 p.m. location Location: UCBB 510, Univ. Of Houston

    The format of this roundtable will facilitate Q&A and lively discussion about the hottest industry topics in consulting: corporate strategy, technology, change management, and the future! Hear from Houston's senior consultants on what is driving the industry, and where they see it going. Confirmed speakers include :-
    The guest panelists are:

    Rex Yuxing Du, PhD, Associate Professor, Hurley Professor of Marketing, University of Houston Bauer College of Business
    Expertise: corporate strategy and business analytics

    Andy Hines, PhD, Principal, Hinesight Consulting and Professor, University of Houston College of Technology, Strategic Foresight Program
    Expertise: corporate strategy and the future

    Jenifer Kihm, PhD, Managing Director, Operant Management
    Expertise: organizational management consulting

    Keith Kreuer, Principal, RedHouse Associates
    Expertise: technology startup incubator

    Tommy Ogden, Senior Consultant, Enaxis Consulting
    Expertise: technology consulting

    Nihar Parikh, Managing Partner, EPM Intelligence
    Expertise: technology and business analytics consulting

    Email consulting.club@bmbas.org for more information and to RSVP. Interested in sponsoring this event? Email us at consulting.club@bmbas.org.
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About The Consulting Club

Who We Are
The Bauer MBA Society (BMBAS) Consulting Club is an organization that is dedicated to bringing together Bauer graduate students interested in consulting careers and promoting the consulting profession within the Bauer community. We strive to achieve this by focusing on the following objectives:

1. Exposing students to Consulting – Increasing awareness of the consulting profession through consulting-related seminars, consulting-firm site visits, and other networking opportunities.
2. Provide students with practice in Consulting – Help facilitate opportunities for students to gain more real-world consulting experience by working with University resources and local businesses to identify and scope potential consulting engagements
3. Help students prepare for Consulting case interviews – Increase our members’ readiness for consulting careers through providing case-interview preparation.

Events

Women in Consulting Networking LunchFriday, November 7, 11:30 to 1:00 p.m. location TBD

Is consulting right for me? What is the consulting lifestyle about? Where do I fit in all of this? This intimate networking lunch is open to women and men who are interested in discussing and dispelling common myths about consulting. This event is co-hosted by National Association of Women MBAs (NAWMBA). 

Email consulting.club@bmbas.org for more information and to RSVP.  Interested in sponsoring this event? Email us at consulting.club@bmbas.org

 

Live Consulting Case Interview Preparation – Accenture, November 21, 2014, 11:30 to 1:00, location TBD, and seating is limited

The consulting club will host a live case interview preparation welcoming back strategy consulting alumni from Accenture. Learn and receive feedback from industry professionals on your interview techniques. Attendees are urged to read the book Case in Point (by Marc Cosentino) prior to the event. Basic case prep materials can be obtained from the consulting club and Rockwell Career center in advance of the live session. The format will be in person, attire is business professional. RSVP to consulting.club@bmbas.org

Consulting Club Industry Networking Happy Hour, October 23rd – 4:30 to 6:30, location 3rd floor (above Pub Fiction) 2303 Smith Street #300 Floor Houston, TX 77006

Join club members and industry professionals for a networking event. The Consulting Club welcomes Wipro as its guest for this October happy hour. RSVP by Oct. 20 to consulting.club@bmbas.org.

 

 

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Consulting Professionals Panel Discussion: Strategy, Technology, and The Future, Friday, October 24, 11:30 to 1:30 p.m.  location UCBB 510
This panel discussion will incorporate Q&A and lively discussion with six industry leaders in technology, business analytics, corporate strategy, change management, and the future.
The guest panelists are:

 

Nihar Parikh, Managing Partner, EPM Intelligence
Expertise: technology and business analytics consulting
Rex Yuxing Du, PhD, Associate Professor, Hurley Professor of Marketing, University of Houston Bauer College of Business
Expertise: corporate strategy and business analytics
 
Andy Hines, PhD, Principal, Hinesight Consulting and Professor, University of Houston College of Technology, Strategic Foresight Program
Expertise: corporate strategy and the future
 
Jenifer Kihm, PhD, Managing Director, Operant Management
Expertise: human capital, organizational management consulting
 
Keith Kreuer, Principal, RedHouse Associates
Expertise: technology startup incubator
 
Tommy Ogden, Senior Consultant, Enaxis Consulting
Expertise: technology consulting 
Email consulting.club@bmbas.org for more information and to RSVP. Interested in sponsoring this event? Email us at consulting.club@bmbas.org

News

The BMBAS Consulting Club WANTS YOU! 
We are looking forward to connecting with you this year as we are actively looking for new members, speakers, and your ideas to bring fresh faces and new events to the club. Join our mailing list, email us consulting.club@bmbas.org, or connect with us on LinkedIn

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Bauer Consulting Lab Update
The Bauer Consulting Lab completed its Fall 2013 project with a Houston-based Fortune 500 Energy company. Team members Angelique Pereira, Julie Oldbury, Owen Davies, Christopher Manfredi, Mehul Shah, Tony Boss and Shama Hanif delivered a 5-year sales and marketing growth strategy and implementation plan for a new industrial product line.
 
Rockwell Career Center
The Rockwell Career Center is actively working to connect Bauer MBA students with firms hiring in consulting positions in Houston and across the country. Firms sponsoring the Career Center include IBM, Hitachi Consulting, Access Sciences Corporation, and more. Visit the Rockwell Career Center to learn more. Email Helen Godfrey, hgodfrey@bauer.uh.edu for more information.