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How to Start a Consulting Business


Starting a Consulting Business

A number of professionals dream of starting a consulting business and it looks like a great career path for them. Such professional needs the right information, guideline and relevant knowledge to establish a new organization.

Business consulting services assist the start-up companies and other businesses for more development and enhance the productivity and increase the efficiency level of any business. Consulting helps the small and large businesses to be flourished and to become more profitable even in a tough and competitive economic climate.

There are numerous ways that a business consultant can facilitate you to learn more. Firstly, they can assist you to discover which market you are in, what kind of strategies you ought to adopt and what can be your target market. They can help out to survey prospective consumers and make you realize with their needs and requirements, hence you can get a way to achieve a great number of consumers for your businesses.

The unit provides a detailed overview of the stages involved in starting a consulting business from scratch. It also illustrates the projecting business expenses and setting income targets.

On this unit candidates will be able to learn about setting the base hourly rate and developing financial budgets and projections moreover unit will enhance their understanding of setting up a fee structure.



After the completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Define the term “consultants” and explain their role in today’s business world
  • Identify consulting opportunities

Programme Content


  • Business Building Blocks
  • Estimating Personal Expenses
  • Projecting Business Expenses
  • Setting Income Targets
  • Setting Your Base Hourly Rate
  • Developing Financial Budgets and Projections
  • Setting up a Fee Structure

Target Audience


This is a standalone course and assumes no prior knowledge


  • Participants:8 - 400
  • Duration: 2 - 3 hours
  • Participation:Only collaborative

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