Consulting tips for PhDs/Postdocs and students at BioTwist

Pauwels Consulting was invited at BioTwist to share consulting tips for students aiming for a great career in the life sciences industry. Click for more info. Read more

4 sportive tips to be a top-class consultant

Our colleague Tijs Billemon will take part in this year's Ironman UK in Bolton. In this article he shares 4 tips to create a top-class sports mentality. Read more

Are you familiar with the seven rules of the game of consultancy?

Consultancy is a very special game. It is not as well-known as Monopoly or The Game of Life, but is at least as varied and challenging. Are you familiar with the rules of the game of consultancy? Read more
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The benefits of joining a consulting firm

You love consulting and others tell you you're good at it. You have lots of knowledge and experience to share, you're a great team player, you're a big help for your client and the people you work with... but you can't market yourself.

This is a common problem that many consultants face at some point in their career. And it's a problem you have to deal with. The solution to this problem is surprisingly simple: join a consulting firm. Read more

How do top consultants outperform the competition?

In our previous articles on consulting we discussed the benefits of consultancy. and 8 characteristics of great consultants. As in any profession though some people distinguish themselves from the pack. They do even better than the great performers in their field. That's what this article is all about.

8 Characteristics of great consultants. Do you have what it takes?

In our latest article on consulting we discussed the benefits of consultancy. As a consultant you usually enjoy a varied job and lots of opportunities to quickly expand your knowledge, experience and professional network.

Despite these benefits though, consulting jobs are often overlooked by job seekers. This is a pity because consulting may very well be one of the most rewarding professions in the world... if you are a good fit for the job.

That's what this article is all about: finding out whether you have what it takes to be a successful and a happy consultant. Read more

What is consulting? And what’s in it for you?

Our recruiters speak with potential new consultants every day. These meetings often bring up similar questions such as "What is consulting?", "Why should I become a consultant?" and "Do you think I would make a good consultant?”

For this reason we have decided to write a number of articles on consulting. In these articles we will answer frequently asked questions on consulting. At the same time we invite you to share your questions on consulting.

In this first article we describe, in short, how consulting works and why so many others already decided to become a consultant. Read more