benefits & perks
We pride ourselves on being different. You’ll find that we’re not just any consulting firm. Our level of standards are high – for our consultants and for ourselves. We offer an extensive benefits package along with many additional perks to support your success while on contract. We care deeply about our consultants and treat everyone as part of our team.
Comprehensive Benefits Package
At Hollstadt, we’re more than just a rate. Hollstadt is committed to providing a competitive benefits plan to its eligible employees. Hollstadt’s comprehensive benefit package includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term/Short Term Disability, and Life Insurance. We also offer a longevity award, professional organization reimbursement, referral bonuses as well as networking opportunities and other perks!
Our Core Values impact our consultant’s and client’s decision to choose Hollstadt and stay with us long term. These values influence each and every decision we make at Hollstadt, from working with our clients to find them top talent to placing them in rewarding roles.
Training Program & Certifications
Hollstadt offers free monthly trainings for our consultants which are held at our Hollstadt office. Training courses give our consultants the continuing education they need to excel on their projects. We also offer webinars and e-learning to make it convenient for you.
Hollstadt partners with a local Agile training company that provides our consultants and clients a variety of Agile training at a discounted price. Trainings range in topic, but some examples of trainings are CSM and CSPO certification courses.
Mentoring & Ongoing Support
We are committed to treating you with respect and helping you achieve your career aspirations. The Service Delivery team is accountable for ensuring that you are a connected part of the Hollstadt team. Our emphasis is on you and your career. You will be assigned a consultant coach who is your primary point-of-contact for Hollstadt and client issues and questions. Check out more details in the Consultant Support section below!
Your Next Contract
Hollstadt is based on retention and relationships. Once our recruiting team identifies you as a talented consultant, we want to continue working with you for the long haul. We have a proven remarketing process to help us do just that. By being proactive, we are able to keep your down time between assignments as short as possible, unless you choose otherwise.
Hollstadt provides a dollar for dollar match up to 4% of your compensation. In our industry, a 401K plan with a match is the exception not the rule. Here at Hollstadt, we believe investing in our employee’s retirement is critical, so we match 100% of your contribution up to 4% of your salary. Our consultants also have access to a Financial Advisor to help with their investment elections.
Once you are slated to start an assignment with Hollstadt, we provide a thorough orientation to make sure you are ready to go the first day at our client. This includes aclient-specific guide that provide the ins and outs on site so you can feel confident starting your new contract. We take the time to talk through any questions you have to set you up for success and check in regularly once your assignment has started.
For consultants that are more junior in their career, we are committed to career planning and to partnering with you in your career growth. We support your growth by exploring your long-term vision, then we establish appropriate activities, resources, and training to help you accomplish those goals.
The Service Delivery team’s key focus is consultant support. We keep you connected to the Hollstadt team, which includes other Hollstadt consultants and our office staff. Our emphasis is on you, your career planning, ongoing training, and the creation of a collaborative culture in which you are able to thrive at Hollstadt and at the client. One distinctive way we deliver on this promise is through our Consultant Coach program, which provides experienced consultants as your on-site mentors. The goal of these veteran consultants is to build a trusting relationship with you in order to support you in challenging times and celebrate successes. This program helps ensure you feel as if you have a home team behind you while on contract.
The Service Delivery team works closely with your Account Manager and Consultant Coach to ensure you have the right level of support for every phase of your contract. The connection and partnership between these three teams is unique, something you won’t experience anywhere else!
Consulting offers you the flexibility to build your own career path. The Hollstadt Service Delivery team provides individualized career planning sessions to build out your unique path. Whether it is at a client who provides opportunities to progress in your career over a period of time, or through the selection of contract opportunities across multiple clients and industries, together we will tailor the right plan for your goals. We back up the plans with support via our training program, consultant coaches, mentoring, partnership at the client level, and more!
Curious about how career planning works at Hollstadt? Here is a real life example of how you can grow in your career with us:
Let’s follow Beth* (real name not used to protect privacy) through her career at Hollstadt. Beth started with Hollstadt 5 years ago as a Project Coordinator. Over that time, the Hollstadt team met with Beth on a regular basis to understand what her short and long term goals were, where she felt she had gaps to fill to achieve those goals, and built out a personalized plan. Throughout multiple contracts and clients, we worked with her to fill her experience and knowledge gaps, gathered feedback where available, and helped her grow as a professional. She took on extra duties while on contract, including the Consultant Coach role for Hollstadt. Over the last 5 years, Beth has earned multiple promotions and raises and it has been fulfilling for her and Hollstadt to watch her flourish.
Hollstadt is a consulting firm with a deep commitment to fostering quality of life and economic viability. The role we play in our communities is an integral part of how we measure our success.
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Love One Another
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Employees sharing their time, treasure,
and talents with their communities.
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