CIAM Business Consulting

The Basics

Our classes integrate the best aspects of classroom and online instruction, but at the center of each class is real world experience through consulting. Here are the basics about the consulting projects:

  • The term of engagement is seven weeks.
  • Student teams typically have 4-5 members.
  • Guided by Professors and Professional Business Consultants
  • Clients will be expected to be available for a total of 4-5 hours during the first five weeks of the project.
  • The final presentation typically lasts about an hour.
  • Clients receive a complete consulting report documenting the work done and the team’s conclusions and recommendations.

The Consulting Institute

The Consulting Institute

Director: J. Richard Johnson, PhD
EMAIL: [email protected]
TEL: (626) 350-1500 ext. 114

Our Mission:
• Serve client needs to the highest level of excellence attainable, given our time and resource constraints.
• Provides our students with real-life, real-time applications of the materials taught in CIAM’s MBA courses.
• Develops student analytic, communication, and leadership skills.

The Consulting Institute monitors and guides our students while they are engaged in the consulting projects, ensuring the highest quality is provided for all parties involved. The Consulting Institute is lead by Dr. Richard Johnson, PhD. Dr. Johnson has been a consultant and contract executive for thirty years. During this time, he has consulted in several industries (including the public sector). Dr. Johnson specializes in change management, organizational development, project management, statistical process control, and
financial modeling, and has circumnavigated the globe six times in the process.

Consulting for Your Business

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