Consulting Skills Training
Simsion & Associates offers outstanding seminar programs in consulting skills for both internal and external consultants. Programs can be tailored to meet the needs of individual consulting organizations or professional groups. Public courses are offered in the US through Wilshire Conferences, in the UK through the IRM group, and in Australia through the Ark group.
Graeme Simsion also teachs a six day academic program on Professional Consulting at the University of Melbourne.
These courses draw on Graeme's 30 years experience as an internal consultant, independent external consultant and consulting manager. Current versions include:
The Internal Consultant
Focuses on the needs of technical people providing a service with their own organization.
The Professional Consultant
A program for professionals working in a consulting practice. Offered on a in-house basis. Tailored to the needs and offerings of each consultancy. Advanced course is also available.
Consulting for Data Management Professionals
An example of a course tailored for a specific proffesional group. This course was voted best presentation at three successive Data Management Association annual conferences in North America and has been presented at DAMA chapters across the USA.
Typical Outline for One-Day Professional Consultant Seminar