This is my third post on goal setting – get the first two here and here. You do what? Regularly review and update goals This third instalment is a little overdue – I previously said I’d post an update at the end of April. To re-cap, my most recent goal was: I will publish a post on the blog every first and third Monday of … Continue reading Goal setting 3.0
This is a quick post to reflect on the goal I set myself back in November. Hopefully it will be a good example of how SMART goals – whether achieved or not – are invaluable to the learning and improvement process. You do what? Regularly review and update goals My original goal was: I will write and publish a new post on my blog once every … Continue reading Goal setting 2.0
So, I started out with an ambition to start blogging, both to help those who found graduate schemes a little confusing and to hopefully improve some of my own communication and writing skills. It seems my objective may have been too broad and a little ambitious, to go from zero to 100 immediately. I have also been very busy at work, planning a holiday, moving … Continue reading Goal Setting
Hello again! The following post is my attempt to introduce myself, my graduate job and how I got here. I hope it can add some perspective to my future posts. I am a little over 18 months into a management consulting graduate scheme at one of the ‘Big 4’ (more on that later). Specifically, I work in technology consulting for private sector B2C (Business-to-Consumer) businesses. I am … Continue reading So, who am I?
You do What is a blog that tells the truth about the work graduates do on ‘graduate schemes’ in management consulting. There is a wealth of information out there but I’m still of the opinion that it can be very hard to find, and not all of it is relevant. Friends and family are often the only sources, but they can’t answer everything. Some of my … Continue reading Welcome to ‘You do What?’