The Carlson Consulting Enterprise is a unique management consultancy and academic program that brings the brightest student minds to bear on significant business challenges for premier companies. Student participants will build relationships with recognized business leaders, apply concepts from the classroom in a real-world environment, and get valuable work experience.
projects completed since 2002
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The Carlson Consulting Enterprise gives students real-world client experiences
The Carlson Consulting Enterprise offers tools and methodologies to help students answer ambiguous questions for real clients. At CCE, students interact with high-level executives and break down complex issues while working on cases for corporate and non-profit clients.
Carlson Consulting Enterprise Projects
The Carlson Consulting Enterprise has completed more than 200 projects for a variety of clients. Read about key business challenges that student consultants have addressed as part of past Enterprise projects:
The presentation software think-cell is available to students of the Carlson Consulting Enterprise. It is available for download to your personal computer. (To access the downloadable version, or to renew an existing license, send an email from your UMN email address to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
think-cell is a presentation software which makes the task of creating professional Microsoft PowerPoint presentations easy and efficient. It contains an Excel add-in for consistently rounding numbers across complex calculations and multiple worksheets, and integrates seamlessly with PowerPoint, helping you to visualize complex charts, such as waterfalls, Marimekkos and Gantts, in your presentation within minutes. think-cell is also capable of generating auto-updating agenda slides as simply as a table of contents in a good word processor.
Documentation and screen-casts
There is a searchable online documentation for detailed instructions to get started with think-cell. Their screen-casts show quick examples of how to build waterfall, Marimekko, Gantt, scatter, column, area and many more charts. think-cell is used by major consulting firms on a daily basis. The software is available for free to Carlson students and faculty members.