Consulting Agency at the Consulting Club at the Texas Medical Center
Who are we?
Consulting Agency is a part of the Consulting Club at the Texas Medical Center (CC@TMC) that offers consulting projects to its clients. CC@TMC is an independent Houston-based nonprofit organization with 400+ active members comprising of PhD students, medical students, postdocs and residents from nearly every institution at the Texas Medical Center.
The Consulting Agency was established to provide students with the opportunity to apply their business skills and gain real-world experience in consulting. Members of CC@TMC were recently interviewed by Nature about the agency. If you are interested in reading the article, you can find it here.
What services do we provide?
Consulting Agency assists local businesses, non-profits and entrepreneurs with their most challenging business issues. Our goal is to deliver high-quality insights and analytical services to fit our clients’ needs. We realize that each client is unique and therefore we do not use a cookie cutter approach to solving problems but rather design customized, tailored solutions that are in line with our client’s vision and mission. Some of the services we provide include (but not limited to):
- Market analysis and sizing for new technologies/inventions
- Competitive landscape analysis
- Marketing strategy analysis and design
- Customer analysis and retention
- Pricing analysis
- Business plan design
- Creating a slide deck for an investor pitch
- Analyzing potential investment opportunities
- Profitability issues
Projects are intended to last approximately 8-10 weeks depending on the scope of the project. A team of 5-6 consultants will work on the projects, with each student on the team contributing about 5-10 hours per week. Consultants will be staffed on projects based on 3 key criteria: availability, expertise and interest.
Please reach out to us with any questions or to find out how we can help you.
Jing Jin (firstname.lastname@example.org) – Vice President, Consulting Agency
Ivan Liadi (email@example.com) – Senior Vice President, Consulting Club at the Texas Medical Center