REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
MBA Consulting Practicum – Adding Value To Organizations
The MBA Program at Webster University is looking for a company open to providing students with an opportunity to apply core concepts of value creation to a real world problem you may be facing at your company. The company will provide several groups of Webster University MBA students with one project for the Full Fall 2 semester (October - December 2021)
Timeline & Next Steps
April 6, 2021
Collaboration request published. Industry Partners may express interest in participating. Educators will begin interviewing interested Industry Partners to discuss project ideas.
September 3, 2021
Final date for Industry Partners to express interest in participating.
September 24, 2021
Educators and Industry Partners finalize project charters, legal documents, and background materials.
October 18, 2021
OFFICIAL PROJECT LAUNCH: We’ll find a time on this day to web conference you into our class to kickoff the project.
December 17, 2021
OFFICIAL PROJECT END: We’ll find a time on this day to web conference you into our class to close the project.
Project templates by topic that might inspire you…
Process Overview / Mapping
Software Suite Recommendations
Corporate Social Responsibility
Evaluation and Recommendations
New Business Opportunity Assessment
New Product/Service Development
Academic Program Details
|Course||MBA Consulting Practicum – Adding Value To Organizations|
|Graduate / Undergraduate|
|Student Time Commitment||4-7 Hours|
|Class Meeting Day & Time*||TBD|
*Note: Company, faculty, and students will finalize meeting and communication schedule after collaboration is finalized
Accounting & Legal, Aerospace & Defense, Agriculture & Forestry, Arts, Entertainment & Recreation, Business Services, Construction, Repair & Maintenance, Consumer Services, Finance, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Media, Mining & Metals, Non-Profit, Restaurants, Bars & Food Services, Retail, Travel & Tourism
|Requested Company Size|
|Duration||8.6 Weeks (10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021)|
|Company Time Commitment||2 Hours per week of mentoring, answering key questions, and providing access to helpful resources|