Building agency in our New Normal

Uncertainty. Change. Virtual. All words used to describe our new reality. We sit at a unique moment in history, as we individually and collectively create our “new normal”. How will you prepare?

The global pandemic has pushed the digital workplace revolution into overdrive. Across the world, businesses are urgently pivoting in response to the current crisis. It’s clear that this dramatic transformation isn’t simply a product of the current moment. Consulting has consistently been at the forefront of business innovation and change, and now those in the industry are tackling challenges of our uncertain future.

At diiVe, build your key consulting and business skills and learn how to leverage opportunity in a post-COVID era. diiVers can hone in on their consulting skills in sectors that they feel passion about. Work on challenges where you want to make a meaningful impact by selecting a project within the following areas: Finance & Fintech, Sustainability & Conservation, Startups & Innovation or General Consulting. 

diiVe’s Remote Summer Internship Program

Build your consulting skills in our 2-week course: Consulting in the New Normal

Apply your skills in a 5-week remote internship for a leading company

Develop sustainable solutions during your internship in digital teams

Gain in-demand remote business and consulting skills

Access to an exclusive network of leaders from around the world

Build your career path through mentorship and personalized coaching

What you need to know

Who is this programme for?

Open to university students and recent graduates across all majors and grades, we are looking for high-performing applicants and ambitious candidates who want to build the personal and professional skills necessary to excel in a post-COVID era.

Check out our FAQ’s for more.

Want to find out more info?

Ready to start your journey?

Tuition: $2500

10 June – July 26 2024

Application Deadline: March 20th 2024

What’s included:

• 2-week online course: “Consulting in the New Normal”
• 5-week consulting internship with a project team
• Case study prep session
• Ongoing online seminars, discussions and learning
• Career coaching sessions and purpose coaching
• Consulting case prep session
• Résumé development support and professional recommendation
• Lifetime access to an exclusive global network

Ready for a rapidly evolving world?

At diiVe, we equip you with the skills necessary to excel in a post-COVID world, have a real impact on a business navigating the challenges of our new normal, and facilitate your personal and professional growth to ensure you have direction and focus in our ever-changing reality.

International consulting experience in digital teams

While operating from your home, you will have the opportunity to provide real solutions to a Cape Town-based company navigating the post-COVID landscape. In virtual teams of your peers, you’ll apply your new knowledge and skills and focus on project-based work consulting on a business challenge.

In-demand virtual business and leadership skills

In a global crisis, you will learn the key skills and capabilities necessary to excel in our emerging work environment. You will learn how to “Thrive in the New Normal”, through the first online course that focuses on preparing students for excelling in a post-COVID era including resilience building, career positioning and strategic management.

Career direction and connection to purpose

Through mentorship and personalized coaching from our experts, you will develop a strong sense of purpose, and learn how to use this as an anchor to make decisions, prioritize opportunities and navigate uncertainty. You can use your purpose as a tool to build your career path and define your next step.

Strategic mindset for a post-COVID era

Living in a “history defining” moment, our program helps you stay abreast of the latest trends, insights and strategic thinking necessary for driving impact in a virtual world. Our learning continues throughout the six weeks via interactive seminars, debate, and reflection on events occurring across the world right now.

Letter of recommendation and resume support

Upon successful completion of your internship, we ensure that you are equipped with the recommendations you need to show your capability to future employers. At diiVe, we’re committed to providing you with resume support and referrals after you complete our program.

Access to a global leadership network

When you finish the program, you’ll be connected with a global network of diiVe alumni, staff, and work colleagues. Your international experience and network will give you a leg up in the business world and provide you with unique skills our New Normal environment requires.

Ready to thrive in the new normal?

Summer 2024 applications are open now. Deadline to apply to diiVe is March 20th, 2024. Apply here now!