College of Business invited Ms. Norah Alajaji to be part of CoB’s Executive Lecture Series. Ms. Norah is a Principle at Kearney: Global Management Consulting Firm.
The lecture titled “Management Consulting Business” was presented to the audience and College of Business students. It took place on Wednesday, September 27th, 2023, in the Lecture Theatre (F) from 12:00 to 01:00 PM.
Ms. Norah started the lecture by defining the main role of a consulting company which is problem solving. Consultancy usually go through a process flow, they start by engaging with the client, knowing their problem and contracting. Then they will diagnose the problem and analyze it. Next, they start developing the solution, communicate it to the client, implement it and get feedback from their client.
She also mentioned that consulting business requires a set of skills, like team-work, analytical skills, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills, adaptability, flexibility and industry knowledge.
The lecture is part of College of Business Executive Lecture Series. It provides Alfaisal University students and guests from the business community the opportunity to learn from some of the country’s leading executives and leaders as they talk about their experiences. College of Business sponsors the weekly Executive Lecture Series to bridge the gap between the world of leadership and business education.