I was at O’Reilly Strata last month, where I met Claude Theoret. Claude’s story is fascinating. He’s an astrophysicist turned consultant turned social media software pioneer. And he’s found a way to take his social and analytic skills and turned them into software.
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Types of consultants – Think there are only just a few types of consultants? Well, think again! There are hundreds of types of consultants. Here at Consultant Journal, we have profiled numerous consulting niches, and we’ve only just scratched the surface! Types of consultants can be broadly arranged into consulting sub-categories. Of course, some types of consultants
Big data offers a world of opportunity for consultants. Despite the boring moniker, big data can help turn you into a superhero – imagine preventing diseases, deterring terrorism and fighting crime. Well, with big data, you can do that. Big data refers to data sets so huge that they defy management by tools like databases. It’s hard to capture, store, search, analyze, visualize, share and interpret big data. Figure out how to help people do any of those tasks and you’re in business.
How to become a business owner – wondering how? The first step to discovering how to be a business owner is deciding that becoming a business owner is right for you. The way to decide whether owning a business is something you should pursue is to invest the time and energy in understanding what it
Positioning yourself as an expert can give your career and your business a boost. After all, when you’re a trusted authority, people are more likely to seek you out and to refer you to others. Whether you’re in business or simply a professional career, figuring out just how to build your expert status can give you an edge.
Starting a consulting firm can become a reality. Have you always dreamed of starting a consulting firm? Stop dreaming and start planning. Soon enough you too can start a consulting company. Starting a consulting firm can be broken down into a few key steps: 1. Choose your niche Starting a consulting firm begins with a
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Become a small business consultant today and enjoy the benefits and freedom of being a consultant. What is a small business consultant? A small business consultant is an independent consultant who helps other small businesses thrive by offering advice and an outsider perspective. Here are the top questions about how to become a small business
Personal inventory taking a.k.a. taking stock of your unique attributes can help you determine your future in self employment. Your personal inventory can help you figure out how your skills, experiences, strengths, weaknesses, goals and interests all fit together. By getting a better sense of your personal inventory, you can figure out who you are and what