I worked at Arc Partners full-time (More than a year)
Intellectually challenging. Consultants are expected to be very quick studies.
Even entry-level consultants have the opportunity to work with clients at the C-level.
Expectation that everyone participates in development.
Sometimes firm tries to insource expertise that it would do better to outsource.
Pipeline can empty abruptly causing forced layoffs.
Advice to Management
More strategic and coordinated approach to business development. Provide a more creative forum to explore consultants' impressions of deeper client needs.
Let us know if we're missing any workplace or industry recognition –