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The Strategy Skills Podcast: Management Consulting | Strategy, Operations & Implementation | Critical Thinking

The Strategy Skills Podcast is the channel where strategy partners teach you the tools and techniques to solve mankind’s greatest problems. Learn all the skills of McKinsey and BCG consultants without having to work at a consulting firm. Our podcasts have been downloaded over 2 million times worldwide and we rank in the Top 10 career podcasts in most countries. Opt-in to our newsletter at to receive free sample Insider content that we share nowhere else. Each year we pick one consulting study and narrate the analyses, client interactions and recommendations so you can understand how the strategy is developed. Detailed videos and power-points to accompany the podcasts can be found on our website. The podcast teaches both technical analyses and soft skills like communication. We discuss concepts to help listeners advance their strategy, operations and implementation skills, enhance their critical thinking ability and build their executive presence.


243: Richard Hawkes, How Do Leaders Integrate? 81:53 05/18/2022
242: Eric Pliner, A Guide to Difficult Decision Making 69:47 05/16/2022
241: Alex Bäcker, The Key to Happiness and Success 53:21 05/11/2022
240: Amy Herman, The Artistic Way of Problem Solving 49:46 05/09/2022
239: Dan Saladino, The Value of Food Diversity 59:51 05/04/2022
238: Kian Gohar, How Radical Adaptability Sustains Continuous Change 63:40 05/02/2022
237: Ryan Jenkins & Steven Van Cohen, How to Defeat Loneliness Through Connection 51:45 04/27/2022
236: David Siegel, How to Conquer as a New CEO 61:12 04/25/2022
235: John Boudreau & Ravin Jesuthasan, Seeing Through the Future of Work 55:40 04/20/2022
234: John A. List, Setting Up Scale: How to Avoid Voltage Drop 60:35 04/18/2022
233: Susan MacKenty Brady, Cultivating Your Best Self Through Inclusivity 65:44 04/13/2022
232: Dr. Natalie Petouhoff, Shaping Empathy from the Perspective of Your Employees and Customers 70:43 04/11/2022
231: Ravi Venkatesan, The Triumph within Mindset and Self Belief 52:36 04/06/2022
230: Don Schmincke, The Compelling Saga: How to Lead an Organization Toward Success 55:50 04/04/2022
229: Michael Reddington, Mindset Shift: The Key to Effective Communication 61:23 03/30/2022
228: Fred Glass, Seizing Opportunities: How Indianapolis Kept the Colts 44:21 03/28/2022
227: Ben M. Bensaou, Innovation Through Customer Collaboration 74:07 03/23/2022
226: Alicia Hare, A Brighter Approach to Leadership 58:36 03/21/2022
225: Mark Sirower, How to Thrive and Win in M&A 61:48 03/16/2022
224: Patricia Stark, How to Build Genuine Connections 60:33 03/14/2022
223: How to Conduct a Value Chain Analysis (Strategy Skills Classics) 08:46 03/09/2022
222: Stan Bernard, MD, M.B.A., How to Win the Game as a Transcender 62:49 03/07/2022
221: What the NYPD Teaches Us About Complex Corporate Strategy (Strategy Skills Classics) 32:38 03/02/2022
220: How and when a consultant must disagree (Strategy Skills Classics) 13:28 02/28/2022
219: 5 Tips To Fight Fatigue (Strategy Skills Classics) 16:05 02/23/2022
218: Kindra Hall, How to Control Your Life Through Storytelling 51:21 02/21/2022
217: Period Case Studies (Strategy Skills Classics) 12:18 02/16/2022
216: The Organizational Design Stream (Strategy Skills Classics) 15:09 02/14/2022
215: Catherine Bell, How to Awaken Company's Humanity 47:24 02/09/2022
214: Emily Bermes, How to Thrive as a New Generation Executive 37:28 02/07/2022