© 2016 Sheila Meixner, A Frozen Peshtigo River
From the case of a European research team, the major differences between consulting and intervention-research are identified: negotiating the contract, conducing the mission, academic publications. Intervention-research permits observing real management practices, thus it is a scientific methodology research. Moreover, research team activities are self-financing through its contracts with companies and organizations.
Key words: SEAM, intervention-research, management consulting