What are some good books or training resources that would help one excel in the consulting world?

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Art of the deal

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Google ?!

Microsoft website has training videos, the rest you want watch YouTube for

Thinking Fast and Slow

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Pyramid principle
Anything on influencing people
Read case books to get good examples of structuring and solving problems
Observe and learn from the good partners / seniors around you.

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