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Consultancy & grants for businesses

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Power Tribes - How Certification Can Explode Your Business How Certification Can Explode Your Business

Power Tribes - How Certification Can Explode Your Business How Certification Can Explode Your Business

Author: Mitch Russo Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/11/2019

In this newly updated Second Edition, Mitch Russo unveils the exact steps required to build, monetize and launch your own certified consultant program in as little as 90 days to utilize the undocumented business model that has secretly generated massive growth and revenue for companies like Infusionsoft, Salesforce, Microsoft, Hubspot and others using certified consultants paying them for the privilege of selling their products. Mitch built his own program with 350 Certified Consultants for his own company, which became his 3rd largest sales channel and powered the company into 8 figures.

Associations and Consultants External Aid to Management

Associations and Consultants External Aid to Management

Author: Stanley Hyman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/10/2019

Originally published in 1970. Trade associations and consultants in their many varieties are arguably the most important of our economic organisations. The people that manage those organisations are among the most influential members of modern society. The research reported in this book constitutes one of the first attempts to obtain systematic knowledge about the process of helping management. This title will be of interest to students of business, management, and economics, as well as policy-makers concerned with external aids in government, associations, and firms.

The Management Consultant Mastering the Art of Consultancy

The Management Consultant Mastering the Art of Consultancy

Author: Richard Newton Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/09/2019

the definitive hands-on guide to building a consulting practice that thrives by putting your client first - from one of the acknowledged masters in the field. Dr Simon Dorris, Managing Partner, Lansdowne Consulting a really informative description of management consulting. Great for the beginner and experienced consultant alike Helen Routledge, CEO Totem Learning A practical guide that, once read, will remain in your desk drawer for regular reference. Richard cuts through the noise and gives you insights that you can actually use. Ibi Thomson, Founder & CEO, Issoria - Change Management Consulting. The secret of being a successful management consultant is to focus on the genuine needs of the client and provide the best service to achieve and sustain results. The Management Consultant is your essential guide for both newcomers and practicing consultants to develop the skills that will help you understand your client's needs, identify gaps in knowledge and deliver real value to all parts of your business. Updated to meet the most recent changes in business and technology with the same comprehensive and clear approach, expert practitioner Richard Newton shows you exactly what you need to know, do and deliver to be a great management consultant. Whether you are a consultant, working with consultants or buying a consultancy, this is the only book you will need.

Target Funding: A Proven System to Get the Money and Resources You Need to Start or Grow Your Business

Target Funding: A Proven System to Get the Money and Resources You Need to Start or Grow Your Business

Author: Kedma Ough Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/08/2019

There's more small-business funding out there than you realize-and Target Funding shows you how to find it, land it, and use it to launch, stabilize, or grow your business Target Funding is a strategic guide to funding opportunities aimed at specific types of businesses and business owners. You'll learn about all the options available to you-including conventional, alternative, and diversity funding-and how to access them based on your needs and your demographic, industry, location, and other variables. The book includes: *Critical information on the wide range of funding options available to startups and small businesses of all kinds, including un-bankable ventures and independent inventors*Hundreds of vetted funding sources that include the features and eligibility requirements of each grant, loan, and investment opportunity specified*Real-life business funding stories that inspire and inform*Expert advice and insider tips for mastering the funding game*A roadmap for finding accessible funding opportunities that align with your funding needs Target Funding reveals a proven business-funding strategy that can make all the difference as you pursue your entrepreneurial dream.

The Art of Consultancy

The Art of Consultancy

Author: Calvert Markham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/07/2019

Management Consultancy for Innovation

Management Consultancy for Innovation

Author: Christopher (Durham University, UK) Williams Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/07/2019

This book provides a new perspective on innovation in consultancy firms. Focusing on how consultancy firms can innovate in the modern era, it exposes and discusses key drivers for innovation in the industry. These are broken down into 5 dimensions - or 'Poles' - relating to forms of capital (human capital, social capital, and three types of organizational capital) that consultancy firms can use in order to innovate, both for themselves and for their clients. Readers of this book will not only gain insight into the innovative consultancy from the perspective of each of these Poles. They will also discover how consultancy firms need to find the right way of connecting these Poles together in order to produce the desired innovation. Readers will learn about the dangers of misaligning the Poles, as well as implications of innovative consultancy for ethics, academic research in the field of consultancy, and for careers. In addition to the academic literature, the book draws from real-world examples, cases and practice insights from various parts of the world. This book will be of great use to those interested in pursuing a career in the consultancy industry, whether they are undergraduate and postgraduate Business & Management students, students not necessarily studying in Business Schools, or others seeking a career move into consultancy. It will also be valuable to seasoned consultants and managers of consultancy firms seeking new ideas on how to develop innovative capabilities in an increasingly competitive industry.

Management Consultancy for Innovation

Management Consultancy for Innovation

Author: Christopher (Durham University, UK) Williams Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/07/2019

This book provides a new perspective on innovation in consultancy firms. Focusing on how consultancy firms can innovate in the modern era, it exposes and discusses key drivers for innovation in the industry. These are broken down into 5 dimensions - or 'Poles' - relating to forms of capital (human capital, social capital, and three types of organizational capital) that consultancy firms can use in order to innovate, both for themselves and for their clients. Readers of this book will not only gain insight into the innovative consultancy from the perspective of each of these Poles. They will also discover how consultancy firms need to find the right way of connecting these Poles together in order to produce the desired innovation. Readers will learn about the dangers of misaligning the Poles, as well as implications of innovative consultancy for ethics, academic research in the field of consultancy, and for careers. In addition to the academic literature, the book draws from real-world examples, cases and practice insights from various parts of the world. This book will be of great use to those interested in pursuing a career in the consultancy industry, whether they are undergraduate and postgraduate Business & Management students, students not necessarily studying in Business Schools, or others seeking a career move into consultancy. It will also be valuable to seasoned consultants and managers of consultancy firms seeking new ideas on how to develop innovative capabilities in an increasingly competitive industry.

A Guide to Defense Contracting Principles and Practices

A Guide to Defense Contracting Principles and Practices

Author: Dan Lindner Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/06/2019

The author of the well-received, A Guide to Federal Contracting, Dan Lindner provides in one volume, a succinct yet thorough treatment of Defense contracting requirements and regulations. The Department of Defense is the largest buyer of goods and services in the world, spending hundreds of billions of dollars per year, employing hundreds of thousands of people as civil servants or contractors. Yet no textbook is commercially available to discuss how defense contracting is done in a format that is written for the general public as well as the practitioner. This publication is intended fill this void - to demystify the volumes of regulations and policies, and provide in one volume a succinct yet thorough treatment of defense contracting requirements and regulations. Bringing together concepts of business law, politics, public and social policy, pricing, and procedures for contract placement and administration, the author draws on over 30 years of federal government experience to cover the vast spread of this important process which impacts our daily government operations.

The New Business of Consulting The Basics and Beyond

The New Business of Consulting The Basics and Beyond

Author: Elaine Biech Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/04/2019

Everything you ever wanted to know about consulting--a practical roadmap for aspiring entrepreneurs Seismic changes occurring in the workforce are leading to more and more people entering the world of contract, freelance, and contingency work. Rapid changes in demographics and advances in technology have led companies and talent to engage in profoundly new ways and consulting is one of the keys to success. The New Business of Consulting is authentic and practical, and shares the knowledge and skills required to start and grow a successful consulting business. From how to make a smooth career transition, to how to determine a consulting fee, to how consultants inadvertently create a bad reputation, it covers everything you need to know to thrive and flourish in this competitive field. Covers contemporary topics, such as how to achieve success in the gig economy Discloses a reliable technique to land the clients you want Presents options to help you balance your life and your business Prepares you for naming your business, managing critical financial issues, and building a client relationship Shows you how to take your income and impact beyond working as a solopreneur The crucial start-up days of a consulting business may be frenetic and fraught with questions. This new edition provides sanity and answers all the questions. It includes practical tools, templates, and checklists that you can download and implement immediately.

The New Consultant's Quick Start Guide An Action Plan for Your First Year in Business

The New Consultant's Quick Start Guide An Action Plan for Your First Year in Business

Author: Elaine Biech Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2019

An action plan for working as a consultant Management consulting is a $250 billion industry and growing at a rate of over four percent annually. Many predict that more than 40 percent of the U.S. workforce will soon be contingent, freelance, or consulting members of the workforce--making this book more relevant than ever. Individuals become independent consultants out of necessity or preference: necessity because they lost their job or the company offered an attractive exit package; preference because they want a career change, more control over their time, or an enriched, varied work situation. Consulting also appeals to the Millennial workforce who are searching for careers that offer a good salary as well as meaningful work. The New Consultant's Quick Start Guide: - Serves as a companion to The New Business of Consulting - Provides you with a place to plan your transition into consulting - Helps you identify your niche, develop a business plan, charge what you're worth, and create a marketing strategy to ensure a steady stream of clients - Prepares you for changes you will encounter beyond your professional life, including social, family, and financial aspects The New Consultant's Quick Start Guide helps you work through the challenges of consulting such as working alone, deciding on necessary insurance coverage, finding your first clients, struggling with cash flow, and understanding market trends.