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I am in a very specialized tech area with lot of small projects (not enough sales to become PPD) What is new, hot and upcoming tech in consulting that I learn to help me get to PPD?

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Cyber Security, block chain and related financial transaction innovation

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Workday or Netauite

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You mean Oracle now right? #boughtemout

Why do you want to become PPD? Serious question. As for areas of tech: look into cloud based applications.

Hot new tech doesn't help you become PPD. Selling and closing $MM visions for profitability and revenue growth do.

@Deloitte 4, I get your point. Here I am selling the most deals and our team has been >100% util for last 6 yrs. Now I still dont have numbers that others have selling very few gigs but in different tech space. The only way i see is to reinvent otherwise the numbers will never be compelling enough to move up.

@Deloitte 3, I have stayed (13 years) in consulting with the hope to reach PPD. If i dont, i would really be sorry for all the opps I had passed hoping to make it to PPD. I think i have learnt a lot about the role but dont have enough sales or large projects to be competitive at that level.

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