The Craft & Consult program is designed to educate and provide experiential learning opportunities for selected students to become competent consultants. Throughout the program, participants will learn the fundamentals of consulting, gain analytical skills, and network with experienced professionals from Accenture.

In this session, Amanda Seifried a Strategy Consultant at Accenture will focus on issue based problem solving (IBPS). Participants will analyze how to logically break down a problem and consider all solutions possible. The main takeaway from this session will be on how to define and recognize a problem, as well as what is required to compensate for the consequences.

Presented by: Accenture

Accenture is a leading consultancy that focuses on strategy, technology, and operations to create value for every client and partner that they interact with. In the past, Accenture has partnered with more than three-quarters of Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. With expertise across more than 40 industries and all business functions, they deliver transformational outcomes for a demanding new digital world.

In addition, Accenture has a strong Corporate Social Responsibility program working with some of the largest charities across Canada. This program was designed in mind to equip students with experiential learning opportunities and portfolio work to become a budding consultant, while providing charities with strategy and digital solutions to some of their biggest challenges.