Ultimate guide to Top Consulting Firms

When you start your journey to get into the consulting profession, it helps to learn about different top consulting firms and how they are percieved from a reputation, competency and culture perspective. There are several sources that rank consulting firms based on different criteria. Below are the most popular of these rankings. Photo credit Vault … Read more

HBR and Drucker Wisdom on Managing Oneself

    Management consultants provide wisdom on how to manage companies, here is a great infographic on managing oneself by Peter Drucker, the most influential management guru of our time. Great tips for new consultants to improve their management skills and be a better consultant. Enjoy!

When Your Business Might Need A Consultant

If your business is doing well, then that is fantastic. But, it can always be doing better, right? There may be room for improvement and, if you are not sure how to get the extra mileage you may be thinking about hiring a consultant. How could a consultant help you? First of all a consultant … Read more

A Quick Guide To Getting Ahead In The World Of Consultancy

If you have knowledge that’s worth sharing, you might just make it in the big, bad world of consultancy. Many people are opting to go it alone these days and scope a career for themselves. If you have industry experience, you could share helpful advice with people who need it. Of course, you will not … Read more

Is A Microsite Your Best SEO Weapon?

Is the microsite the biggest SEO strategy that you are ignoring? Building a web presence is one of the biggest challenges that a business today can face. But once you have an understanding of who your target audience is you can start building your strategy. If you have a company that has more than one … Read more

Five Traits Of A Great Consultant

Consultants are pretty easy to find. They are bound to seen as it is a well-known fact that they make businesses a lot of money. But, finding a great consultant is difficult. There are a few fakers out there who are pretending to be a consultant, but more than that it is genuinely difficult to … Read more

Awesome Ways Management Consultants Can Benefit a Business

There is so much involved in the running of a business that it can sometimes be overwhelming. Many business owners like to try to do everything themselves, and this isn’t always the best approach. In fact, it’s often better to bring in outside sources to lend their expertise to the business. One of the principal … Read more

How much do management consulting firms charge clients?

Management consulting firms have a wide range of billing rates depending on the level of staff, e.g. consultant vs. manager vs. partner. They charge an hourly rate and number of hours can be anywhere between 8 to 40 hours per week. The expenses are usually separate and can be as high as 20% of professional … Read more

Your Pathway To Digital Consultancy Starts Here

A digital consultant can make a healthy living by offering their advice to companies. They are ahead of the game and know the digital space like the back of their own hands. And that knowledge is lusted after by many different businesses who are willing to pay superb money for it. Jens Issel But how … Read more

I am doing PMO for a big consulting firm and I am very frustrated with the role. I basically hate it. How can I manage it?

PMO roles can be frustrating, because it is highly administrative in nature and feels like herding cats. It does not have the glamour of doing a market entry, M&A or product strategy project, which is what a lot of consulting firms promise to their new hires. But there are some benefits to building and running … Read more