Women’s Leadership Initiative Empowers New Delhi ZSers to Reach Their Highest Potential

Posted by ZS on Nov 28, 2018 10:19:36 AM

In September, more than 250 women ZSers from the New Delhi office gathered for a summit hosted by the Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI), ZS’s affinity group dedicated to supporting women in their careers and fostering an inclusive work environment.


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Consulting’s “Women Leaders” Recipient Jessica Jarvis Shares Practical Pointers for Following Your Passion

Posted by ZS on Nov 1, 2018 10:03:14 AM

As a senior-year chemical engineering and biology major in undergrad, Los Angeles-based Principal Jessica Jarvis imagined herself working at a pharmaceutical company. Until she stumbled upon ZS’s booth at a career fair, that is.

“I had never considered consulting but suddenly, I had this vision of myself in a lab day in and day out,” Jess said. “As someone who thrives on interaction, I realized it just wasn’t me.”

So she started researching ZS, and made a number of connections. “I liked that I’d still be able to apply my education in the healthcare field, but what really sold me was the people. Everyone I met was so dynamic.”

Now, 17 years later, Jess has one of the most people-centric roles there is at ZS—one that centers on cultivating strong, meaningful relationships: client service lead.


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ZSers in London Inspire Local High Schoolers to “Walk in a Consultant’s Shoes”

Posted by ZS on Jul 19, 2018 11:15:00 AM

In early 2018, the London office’s Women’s Leadership Initiative identified key aspirations for the office—one of which was to make a meaningful impact within the community through ZS Cares. A local connection led the WLI team to Yes Futures, a school-based charity that creates programming to build confidence, motivation and engagement through educational experiences outside of the classroom.


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Evanston Principal Emily Shares Leverage-Boosting Lessons She Learned at Every Level

Posted by ZS on Jun 22, 2018 1:15:00 PM

When she graduated college with an accounting degree, Principal Emily already knew she didn’t want to become a certified public accountant. At 21 years old, her career search led her to consulting. Today, more than a decade later, she’s happy it did.

While her 13-year career path at ZS has been a winding one, marketing and market research have always been constants. She’s worked with pharmaceutical, biotech and some medical products and services clients, eventually shifting her focus from marketing growth and execution to product development.


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Fairygodboss Recognizes ZS as a Best Company for Women

Posted by ZS on Jun 20, 2018 3:45:00 PM

Fairygodboss, a job and company review site for women by women, has named ZS to its annual list of Best Companies for Women. Our global consulting firm ranks second on the 2018 edition of the “Best Company for Women” list and sixth on the review site’s new “Best CEO for Gender Diversity” list.

The lists are compiled based on reviews and feedback from employees around topics like overall job satisfaction, equal treatment at work and whether a reviewer would recommend the company to another woman.


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