A career in consulting might be right for you.

Through our 30+ combined years of recruiting for consulting and contract positions, we’ve come to recognize the common attributes of successful consultants. If you relate to five or more of these traits—and possess a similar mindset—a career in consulting might be right for you.

  • Competitive — “I want to be the best”
  • Self-motivated“I have a thirst for knowledge”
  • Analytical“What’s the root cause?”
  • Resilient— “We can bounce back from anything”
  • Creative“I think, therefore I am”
  • Self-directed –“I’ll handle it, don’t worry”
  • Flexible — “Don’t box me in!”
  • Brave— “I’m not afraid to tell you what I think”
  • Diplomatic“I will do what’s best for you”
  • Good Listeners“I want to understand your problem”
  • Problem-Solvers”I won’t stop until I find a solution”
  • Team Players“Let’s get ‘er done!”