Our consultants work with nonprofits to craft solutions to the vital challenges these organizations face in today's society.
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The Berkeley Group recruits bright, passionate, and committed undergraduates from UC Berkeley. Members join TBG with incredibly varied backgrounds and fields of expertise. These qualities allow consultants to develop long-lasting relationships with one another while providing innovative solutions for clients. Though members may differ in their interests and career aspirations, every consultant shares a genuine passion and enthusiasm for the social sector.
Our Spring 2013 Executive Committee:
Vice President of Projects
Business Administration and Economics
Vice President of External Affairs
Vice President of Internal Affairs
Vice President of Development
Business Administration and Operations Research & Management Science
Why Should I Join TBG?
Our record of success: Since its founding in 2003, TBG has successfully consulted on over 85 projects. 100% of our clients express high satisfaction with our work, and past clients have approached us to consult on new initiatives, referred us to their partners, and offered internships to our consultants.
Our social impact: Our work with social sector organizations is recognized by the Haas School of Business, the Center for Nonprofit and Public Leadership, and the Associated Students of the University of California. Our members are enthusiastic about making a positive impact in their communities, and inject passion, professionalism, and initiative into their social sector work.
Our people: TBG consultants are the best and brightest (with a heart) of UC Berkeley. Our diverse backgrounds allow us to learn from and develop alongside one another, allowing us to put together interesting and engaging solutions for our clients.
Our professional development: Our trainings are designed to develop our consultants into the next generation of social sector leaders. Our extensive alumni network gives us contact with employers in the private, public, and social sectors. We routinely invite guest speakers from a wide variety of nonprofits and companies to present at our trainings.
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The Berkeley Group welcomes a new class of consultants every fall and spring semester. Two identical information sessions are held during the first two weeks of school; interested students of all majors are encouraged to attend. For current information on TBG's recruitment calendar and upcoming events, please visit TBG's Facebook page.
A completed application consists of a general application, 2'' x 2'' picture, and a 1-page resume. TBG members are expected to consult a minimum of 2 consecutive semesters, as well as attend weekly trainings (on Wednesdays from 7-9pm).
Wednesday, February 6, 11:59pm
Group Case Interviews*
Friday, February 8 to Saturday, February 9
Sunday, February 10
Meet and Greet*
Wednesday, February 13, 7pm Room TBD
* Indicates by invitation only
Should you have any immediate questions, please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TBGers are an undeniably talented and driven group of students. It's very rare that college undergrads find an opportunity to both make a meaningful impact in the community and gain valuable professional development skills, but TBG is that opportunity.
Ian Magruder, Political Economy, Spring 2012 alum