Good Location, New Expanded Menu, Easy Parking: Mimi's Café in Irvine!
Mimi's Café is located at 4030 Barranca Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92604, at the southwest corner of Culver & Barranca, 1-1/2 miles north on Culver from I-405.
Driving north on Culver, turn right on Barranca, then into Mimi's free parking lot. You will love our private meeting room with big windows.
$15 for IMC members, $20 for non-members. This includes any choice from the expanded IMC hot breakfast menu, tax and tip included.
Via email to Harald Weiss, IMCOC@tgmp.com.
All are welcome to our events, not just IMC members. We strive to provide practical practice building skills for self-employed consultants in all specialties, and to foster networking in a supportive environment.
About IMC Orange County
IMC OC is the Orange County Chapter of the Institute of Management Consultants (IMC USA), the national accrediting organization for management consultants. In addition to providing a wide range of benefits to management consultants, IMC awards the prestigious CMC (Certified Management Consultant) certification mark.
to Position and Reposition
Your Consulting Practice for Growth
With Jon De Cesare, CEO,
World Class Logistics Consulting, Inc.
consulting, specialization pays! Potential clients like to hire specialists
in an area of expertise, or consulting niche. Given this rule for success,
consultants must learn to identify, evaluate, and select the niche(s) upon
which to develop their practice.
brings up some practical questions. How do you select your consulting niche and
position your consulting practice in view of your background,experience,
market needs, competition, and industry trends? And how do you know that you
have made the right selection? At what point are you specializing to the right
degree, and when are you overspecializing? In these times of change and stress
on the economy, it is often necessary for consultants to adapt and redefine
answers to these questions, join us on May 10, as John De Cesare,
CEO of World Class Logistics Consulting, Inc. and a student of Bill Mooney,
shares his experience in building a practice that is landing business from
Fortune 500 companies. He had learned early in his consulting career that
consulting to small companies, less than $100 million in annual sales, was not
something that he should to pursue, and he refined his business model
will learn from this program:
Don't miss this thought-provoking breakfast
meeting, which will be filled
with examples/case studies and will also a great networking experience with
your fellow consultants in the greater Orange County area. Expect a lively
discussion of the all-important topic of positioning your practice for growth.
practical tools to identify your consulting niche.
practical steps to become known as a leader in your field
factors that will knock you out of the game.
you can position yourself to appeal to larger clients.
to secure repeat business.
alliance that will allow you to compete with the big boys.
a lot more...
De Cesare, CEO, World Class Logistics Consulting, Inc.
Jon DeCesare is CEO of World Class Logistics Consulting, Inc.
(WCL Consulting), a Long Beach based sole proprietorship management consulting
firm which he founded in 1985. WCL provides logistics, supply chain management,
warehousing and distribution advisory services to international corporations,
third-party logistics providers, real estate developers, and the public sector.
His clients include Allergan, Target Stores, Royal Dutch Shell, Pioneer
Electronics, Port of Long Beach, Southern California Association of Governments
(SCAG), BNSF Railway, W.W. Grainger, CB Richard Ellis, and other Fortune 100
companies. He holds a BA in economics from California State University Long
Beach, and has completed graduate studies in international and global supply