Who makes a good consultant?
If you’re considering becoming a consultant, here are some questions to consider. Do you have industry experience or expertise in the consulting area you’re considering? Are you a people person who can get along with a variety of clients? Do you have experience giving presentations, solving difficult problems, and navigating office politics? Are you comfortable taking on temporary assignments that could last weeks, months, or years depending on the client’s needs? If you answered “Yes” to each of these questions, you might be on your way to becoming an excellent consultant.
Some of the most well-known consulting firms in the United States are McKinsey & Company, Bain & Company, Boston Consulting Group, and Booz | Allen | Hamilton. The largest accountancy and professional services consulting firms in the United States are Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Ernst & Young, and KPMG. And of course, there are many smaller and more specialized consulting firms in each industry.
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