Assess My Consulting - Online Application
"AssessMyConsulting.com" is a new free online application to measure consultant skills and performance. The online tool allows the user to assess their current level of consulting capability and identify opportunities for development. The standard assessment is free and anonymous.
It is an ideal strategy and personal development tool for a CMC consultant (and those aspiring to enter the consulting industry), project consultants, and MBA graduates who quite commonly follow careers in consulting.
The online tool allows the user to assess their current level of consulting capability and identify opportunities for development. A more detailed premium assessment is also available for a small fee (currently US$5) with a link sent to your email.
Online Assessment tool is designed to:
- assist in building consulting competence
- develop new skills and capabilities
- broaden consultant opportunities in the consulting marketplace
- create a competitive advantage over others who may rely on static experience.
- support professional development
Online Assessment Framework
The online application is based on an internationally developed and recognised framework that considers a consultant’s abilities across five competencies.
- Business competence
- Technical competence
- Consulting skills
- Values and behaviour competence
- Personal development
Each competency is further defined by component, sub-competency, and core skill.
The online assessment application asks the user to rates their abilities on a ranked scale between 1 and 9 in terms of perceived strength and weakness which is relative to the user. 57 questions are presented in random order, that are later related directly back to the competency framework and the sub-categories.
The online report provided to the user as a result of completing the self-assessment process covers the competencies, by component, sub-competency, and core skill. This is depicted in both graphical and tabular formats. The premium assessment, provides a detailed breakdown of how the user answer each question, and how this relates to component, sub-competency, and core skill.
The free assessment includes an option to upgrade to premium services and looks like this:
A premium assessment is offered for a small fee which is more comprehensive and includes a link the personalised report emailed to you which looks like this: