A Virtual Project – The Good and The Bad

The closing stages of this project make for a bittersweet time. On the one hand, I am excited to present the products of our hard work to CEOLI. Powered by great teamwork and industrious work ethics, our grant-writing and art show teams have both produced great ideas for our client, and we cannot wait to…

Consulting Throughout COVID

As we enter our second year of the pandemic, much of the circumstance has changed when compared to the rather rocky start we experienced. In the US, many are looking forward to a hopeful future as three versions of the vaccine are now available, and are being distributed to hundreds of new people everyday (myself…

A Pandemic’s Impact on Virtual Consulting

The effects of the COVID-19 reach far beyond individual exposure and health. How do you imagine the coronavirus has impacted the country your client lives and works in as compared to the United States? Do you think it has any significance on your project? If so, please explain. As our project is coming to an…

Creativity to combat effects of COVID

CEOLI has a beautiful center where the children learn, grow, and play.  CEOLI and its students which is a challenging barrier.  COVID-19 has changed the daily operations of all businesses and organizations, and has adversely affected finances of most; CEOLI has been affected in both these ways. Because of the pandemic, many of the services…

COVID Concerns

The Coronavirus has impacted Bolivia and our clients dramatically, just like everyone here in the United States. Before the pandemic began, Bolivia was already in the midst of an economic crisis from the presidential elections in 2019, so their government had already been unstable. So, when the virus came around in 2020, those economic issues…

Our Virtual Project – The Best and Worst

As this project is now slowly coming to a close, looking back, there have definitely been positives and negatives presented by working in the virtual environment. However, the one thing about this pandemic is that it is not just affecting us in mainland United States, however, there are individuals all around the globe being effected….

Problemas Pandémicos

There is certainly no denying what a grave impact the Covid-19 pandemic has had, and is still having, on the entire world. For most people affected by the pandemic (which is everyone) , this past year of quarantine, fear, restriction, and CDC guideline after CDC guideline has been a difficult, yet eye-opening one. I have…

COVID Challenges

COVID-19 has no doubt affected our lives in ways previously unimaginable. In terms of the International Consulting Project, COVID presented a few challenges for both the Pitt Business student consulting team and the client, Caras con Causa. Nevertheless, I feel as though this situation has taught us valuable lessons about the importance of communication as…

Remote Work Challenges

It is hard to believe that very shortly my team will present to our client Kyle from NatureSeekers and finish this semester-long project. I have really enjoyed working with my team and will miss seeing them virtually every Wednesday and Friday. As my team moves into preparation for our final project, I find it is…