Debates in Consulting Research : Summary articles debate 8 :Consulting Profession; Articles by Von Nordenflycht, Kirkpatrick, Muzio, Ackroyd en Fincham & Clark
This is a summary of the three articles that form the debate about the consulting profession. This is the eighth debate that deals with Debates in Consulting Research. The articles are; Fincham & Clark - Introduction: The Emergence of Critical Perspectives on Consulting, Kirkpatrick, Muzio, Ackroyd - Professions and Professionalism in Management Consulting and Von Nordenflycht - What is a Professional Service Firm? Towards a Theory and Taxonomy of Knowledge-Intensive Firms In addition to summaries of the articles, this document also contains my observations from the lecture, and while reading the articles. The summary is written for an open book exam and is therefore compact and contains some ideas for the essay form of the exam.