• Krista Schaber-Chan

A Day in the Life of a “Sophomore” Learning and Change Management Consultant

It’s fair to say everyone gets asked the question, “What do you do?” regularly. To answer this question, or to understand its answer, isn’t easy. The barriers to communication could be out of your hands, as with short attention spans or booming bass…or it could be self-inflicted, as when speaking consultant-ese.

A few things are for certain though – consulting is this: exhilarating, hyper-intense, and rewarding. Here’s a play by play of a day in the life, to allay some of the mystery:

5:00am – Twilight Self-care

Time to roll out of bed and hit the hotel gym. Although you’ve enjoyed your fair share of crisp morning air, perhaps you have never been much a morning person. Still, the benefits are real and this life will pack on the pounds unless you do something about it. Feeling amped up on the way to the office is just the right kind of addictive, too.