How to be a business consultant

How to be a business consultant -  here's one of my favorite paragraphs from the post, where steve shares his point of view:Instead of seeing business—and strategy and business education—as a matter of figuring out how to defeat one's known rivals and protect oneself against competition through structural barriers, if a business is to survive, it must aim to add value to customers through continuous innovation and finding new ways of delighting its customers.  as i've reflected on my own motivations, spoken with leaders i coach, and observed truly successful businesses (amazon, zappos, apple, google) i saw that the most vital hoped-for futures revolved around providing or creating something new or better and offering it to customers in a way that excited them or solved a big problem for them. Association of accredited small business consultants® (aasbc) is the only global association focusing on training and certification of small business and sme consultants with proprietary educational materials and practice aides explicitly designed to develop proficiency in the specialized area of small business and sme consulting.  for reasons both practical and political, few businesses actively look to hire consultants on a regular or recurring basis, so knock on many doors, make a point of keeping in running contact with connections, and above all else, maintain good rapport through your work.

How to Start A Consulting Business

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