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Thunderbird Global Consulting Laboratory

A Summer Well Spent

July 17, 2018

It all began with a trip to Quito, Ecuador to work with Heifer International through Thunderbird’s Global Consulting Lab . I honestly don’t think my words will even begin to describe this life-changing, educational experience that has become a memory I will forever treasure. We headed to a new... read more

TEM in Myanmar

T-birds Consult for Myanmar Spice Manufacturer, Snacks Mandalay

June 26, 2018

When they left for their Thunderbird Emerging Markets Lab consulting project in Mandalay, Myanmar, this team of student consultants thought their employer was looking for a roapmap to expand their spice-production business and begin exporting. But when they arrived, they learned that Snacks... read more

GCL in Quito

Siemens Ecuador Gets Digitalization Advice from Student Team

June 6, 2018

A team of six Thunderbird students were tasked by Siemens to help identify specific business opportunities to grow their market share in the region by utilizing digitalization. Watch their project recap video.read more

GCL in Quito

Project Recap: Student Consultants for Heifer, Ecuador

June 6, 2018

Creating a business training manual for Heifer, Ecuador was no easy feat. This group of Thunderbird student consultants discuss their project and their time in Ecuador as part of This project was part of Thunderbird's Global Consulting Laboratory. Watch the video recap.read more

GCL in Quito

T-birds Create Business Training Manual for Heifer, Ecuador

June 5, 2018

We traveled across five diverse regions in Ecuador, meeting communities and families that want nothing more than to create a better life. It was amazingly impactful and, as our contact and professor Tom Hunsaker said, there was no better experience that we could have than to help these same people.read more

GCL in Quito

Student Consultants Discuss Project for UMCO, Ecuador

June 4, 2018

A group of Thunderbird students recently returned from a three-week consulting assignment in Ecuador, where they were tasked with defining a market entry plan for UMCO's new line of high-end stainless steel kitchenware. Watch their video recap.read more

GCL in Quito

Final Deliverable to Siemens, Ecuador

May 31, 2018

By Jay McAuliffe Summer 2018, Global Consulting Laboratory (GCL) Ecuador, Siemens On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, the YC@T team made its way to the Siemens, Ecuador offices to make its final presentation. The YC@T team presented its findings to Edwin Chavez (CEO) , Fabian Salgado (Industry Management) ,... read more

GCL in Quito

Ecuadorian Explorations during Consulting Lab

May 29, 2018

By Jay McAullife Summer 2018, Global Consulting Lab (GCL) Ecuador, Siemens The Young Consultants at Thunderbird (YC@T) are fully invested in the process of providing the best work possible for not only our client Siemens, here in Ecuador , but also for our school Thunderbird back home. While the... read more

GCL in Quito

Putting on Our Research Hats

May 29, 2018

By Jay McAuliffe Summer 2018, Global Consulting Lab (GCL) Ecuador, Siemens The Young Consultants at Thunderbird (YC@T) are winding down the adventure in Quito, Ecuador. To recap, we as a team of six were tasked by Siemens with helping to identify specific business opportunities to grow their market... read more

GCL in Quito

Conquering the Mountain of Information

May 29, 2018

Written by Yun Chen (Jenny) Li Summer 2018, Global Consulting Lab (GCL) Ecuador, UMCO After a week of learning about pots and pans from UMCO and interviewing restaurant chefs , we began our second week by brainstorming and organizing what we learned from our client and our interviews. Even though... read more