How to become an Independent Consultant/Contractor

If you are interested in a career in management consulting then you may want to subscribe for Climb in Consulting podcast.

Climb In Consulting LogoEach week the host interviews a leading figure from the industry to find out how they got to where they are and what advice they’d give to people like you looking to do the same.

Episode 5 is slightly different in that is covers how to become an independent consultant/contractor and includes:

  • Top myths about being an independent consultant/contractor
  • How to calculate your day rate
  • How to find contracting/independent roles
  • Top tips to help you become a successful Independent Consultant


Definitely worth a listen if this is an area you see yourself in future.

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