How to Become a Management Consultant

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What do I need to study to become a Management Consultant?

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 DūcereBachelor of Applied Business (Management)

Delivered by Ducere Global Business School in partnership with the University of Canberra, the Bachelor of Applied Business (Management) combines the fundamentals of management and business leadership with the practical enterprise skills of the 21st century.  If you’re ready to stand out from the crowd and to distinguish yourself as a workplace innovator, then this is the degree for you.

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 DūcereBachelor of Applied Business (Marketing)

Delivered by Ducere Global Business School in partnership with the University of Canberra, the Bachelor of Applied Business (Marketing) connects marketing creativity with the innovation skills of the 21st century. If you want to harness your creative skills towards professional success, then this is the degree for you!

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 UniSA OnlineBachelor of Business (Management)

This online Bachelor of Business (Management) degree equips students with the skills to lead and manage people, teams and organisations in the global business environment.

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 Swinburne OnlineBachelor of Business With a Major in Business Administration

Taught and designed by leading business professionals, the Bachelor of Business With a Major in Business Administration delivers a practical and comprehensive course in business management.

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 Swinburne OnlineBachelor of Business With a Major in Management

In this online Bachelor of Business With a Major in Management course you will learn and develop the skills to lead teams in a business environment.

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 Swinburne OnlineBachelor of Business With a Major in Marketing

In this online Bachelor of Business With a Major in Marketing course you will develop the complete set of marketing skills, from analysing consumer trends through to developing your own strategies to build a consumer base.

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BSB30115UpskilledCertificate III in Business

This online Certificate III in Business (BSB30115) course will train students to perform core business operations and be effective employees in the workplace.

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BSB42015Open CollegesCertificate IV in Leadership and Management

Studying the Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (BSB42015) course online through will give you the training to manage and maintain a resourceful and dynamic team.

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BSB50215Open CollegesDiploma of Business

Gain the fundamental skills and knowledge required to fast-track a successful career in business with the online Diploma of Business (BSB50215) course from Open Colleges.

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BSB51415UpskilledDiploma of Project Management

This online Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) course provides students with the advanced skills and knowledge needed to become effective project managers.

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BSB50215 & BSB50615UpskilledDual Diploma of Business and Diploma of Human Resources Management

Launch your HR career with the help of this online Dual Diploma of Business & HR (BSB50215 & BSB50615) course.

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 AIM Business SchoolGraduate Certificate in Management

Formalise your management skills and further your career with this online Graduate Certificate in Management course.

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 AIM Business SchoolGraduate Diploma in Management

Gain up-to-date industry knowledge and the skills to be an effective leader with this online Graduate Diploma in Management.

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 Swinburne OnlineMaster of Business Administration

For anyone with ambition for business leadership or ownership, Swinburne Online’s Master of Business Administration will give you the experience and skills to achieve your dream.

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 DūcereMaster of Business Administration (Innovation and Leadership)

Develop invaluable business leadership skills and benefit from unparalleled industry engagement with this online Master of Business Administration (Innovation and Leadership) course from University of Canberra.

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 Charles Sturt UniversityMaster of Business Administration (MBA)

This online Master of Business Administration (MBA) course will equip you with the theory and training necessary to excel in business management and leadership.

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 AIM Business SchoolMaster of Business Administration (MBA+)

Demonstrate your career ambition and gain a thorough understanding of the current business management landscape with this online Master of Business Administration (MBA+).

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 Australian Institute of BusinessThe AIB MBA

Build stand-out skills in strategic leadership and management with this internationally recognised online Master of Business Administration course from the Australian Institute of Business. 

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Definition of Management Consultant

A Management Consultant is engaged in order to help a business or organisation improve performance and grow by identifying and solving organisational problems, as well as advising on the implementation of new and better ways of operating, or ‘best practices’.


Operating primarily through the analysis of existing organisational structure and operation, Management Consultants offer external, objective advice on the development of plans for improving productivity and increasing efficiency.

They use their business skills and expertise to help organisations to solve issues, create value, maximise growth and develop any specialised skills that may be lacking.

What are the responsibilities of a Management Consultant ?

  • Collecting and analysing data in order to understand the business or organisation.
  • Interviewing employees, managers and other stakeholders.
  • Identifying problems and areas of inefficiency.
  • Forming hypotheses and solutions based on analysis and industry ‘best practices’.
  • Preparing and presenting findings, proposals and recommendations to clients.
  • Implementing recommendations, facilitating workshops, managing projects and programmes
  • Liaising with clients regarding progress and performance of implemented solutions

Career Outlook for Management Consultant

The average age of people working as is 42 with 56.60% of them being male. 80.60% of are employed full-time and they typically work around 40.1 hours per week.

 

Unemployment is average and, with A Bachelor Degree or higher, the average Community Worker can earn around $1,500 per week Before Tax. In 2015 there were 66,100 working and the future growth of the profession is predicted to be very strong, with numbers around 79,900 in 2020.