How Covid Affected Consulting

If you’re in consulting, how did the pandemic affect how you worked? Some say positively, and some say negatively! Let me know!

If technology consulting or consulting in general speaks to you, make sure to follow me and also check the link in bio for my YouTube channel that focuses on technology consulting, consulting, careers, professional & personal development, and money for the young working professional!

Vu Nguyen: Accenture Federal Services Technology Consultant & YouTuber | TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONALS

Ever wonder how it’s like working with federal and government clients as a technology consultant? This is the one for you! Let’s listen to Vu Nguyen’s journey!

Listen to the podcast!

https://open.spotify.com/episode/4mevNrgqYkK9b6TxkGNRkF?si=ZHB58DKiQxW9Sqgzzmro8A&context=spotify%3Ashow%3A1jEdnePo3D3tRfUNHEEMGE

Vu Nguyen graduated from University of Maryland with a degree in biomedical engineering. He knew he wanted to go into technology consulting, so he found a job at Accenture Federal Services. Working with government clients is always interesting to explore how different they are compared to working with commercial clients. I go over all the nuances and questions I had so you can learn about working with government clients, how it’s like at Accenture Federal Services (AFS), which is Accenture LLP’s wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP for government clients, and also more about technology consulting! On the side, Vu also has a YouTube channel with lots of entertaining content that is fun to watch, so make sure to go support his channel!

What You DIDN’T Know About Traveling as a Consultant

I’m going to spill the secrets about travelling that a lot of aspiring or even current consultant don’t know about travelling! It’s already amazing as it is that our travels are paid for, but did you know about these little secrets you can also take advantage of? There are so many perks from the type of expenses, how to best utilize your business trips, how to get the best value in your travel with points and status!

With these perks, I was able to take personal trips to Iceland and Amsterdam for FREE on company dollar! I know that travel is discouraged now due to COVID19, but this is something to look forward to!

If anyone is interested in becoming a technology consultant at Accenture, reach out to me and we can discuss! Accenture internships start recruiting in the spring, but you can get a headstart now!

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs

Many people in my life didn’t think I still had such traditional parents that thought their daughter couldn’t handle certain things because she was a girl. I want to tell people it’s okay. If you are a woman looking to join the STEM field, don’t focus on those that doubt on you, focus on those that believe in you. As a woman in tech, I support you, and I know you can do it!

👉🏻 Swipe to read what I thought about it!

I’m trying to share tips and stories that can can help motivate or inspire you to be your better self! 💁🏻‍♀️

📣 I also have a YouTube channel focusing on the tech consulting career, professional and personal development, and money! https://lnkd.in/efpPU8S

👇🏻 Comment down about something someone doubted you on or when your family didn’t believe in you. Did you overcome it? How?

WHAT makes up a TECHNOLOGY CONSULTING Project Team

Did you know you can wear many hats as a technology consultant? What roles would you be doing on a project and what kind of responsibilities can you expect for each role?

In this video, I go over WHO and WHAT makes up your team (HINT: may not even be from your firm!), the hierarchy and roles of the project team, and the various project team structures across the industry!

My channel focuses on professional development but I also highlight my experience, lifestyle, and insights into a career in technology consulting in hopes to encourage more women to consider this amazing career – especially in STEM!

Any questions at all about the information I provided or about Accenture or technology consulting, please let me know!