Could you be making more doing something else? It’s a question I encourage entrepreneurs to ask from time to time. While you want to be on target with your goals – business and personal – it sometimes makes sense to examine the ways in which you meet those goals. Sometimes, you can build a new […]
Do consultants charge tax? It’s a legitimate question. Whether or not consultants charge tax depends on many factors. Your location – Do consultants charge tax? In order to determine whether you should be charging tax as a consultant, make sure you’re heeding advice that pertains to your own country and state or province. If you’re
Today, I’m excited to announce the launch of the second edition of Consulting Fees: A Guide for Independent Consultants. I’ve completely overhauled the original guide and expanded it to 124 pages. To help you move your businesses to the next level, I’ve added a major section on Solution-Based Fees, which includes help in overcoming any emotional blocks you may have in charging fees that represent the value of the solutions you offer.
Independent consultant rates are something that all consultants are curious about. What should your independent consultant rates be? How much are your peers and competition charging? Are your independent consultant rates to low or too high? Setting your rates as a consultant is crucial. Charge too little, and you’re short-changing yourself and making it more
Consulting fee formula calculations may feel daunting. But feeling confident about your consulting fee formula and model can make a huge difference to your business. When you feel certain about the approach you’re taking to setting fees, you’re in a better position to deal with clients who want you to knock off a few dollars,
Side jobs and second jobs are more common than you think. Side jobs and second jobs aren’t just held by those struggling to make ends meet. No, side jobs and second jobs are held by people from all income brackets, including managers, teachers, and top-level executives. Why would employed people want to take on side
Work out your hourly rate considering all the important factors and it could mean the difference between just scraping by versus making a sizable income. In order to work out your hourly rate you have to consider more than the going rate. Really, you should be thinking about your overall fee structure and the way
Average IT consulting rates may be part of doing your due diligence. If you’re looking for average IT consulting rates, you have to first identify your goals in seeking it.