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Where to Pick Up Practical Knowledge to Run a 1-Man Consulting Practice While Working a 9–5

Because there is no Consulting College to attend to learn the ropes of the trade

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There are 3 sources of knowledge instrumental to running a 1-Man consulting practice.

  • Experience and exposure.




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Aldric Chen

Aldric Chen

16x Top Writer (as of May 2022). I am a Consultant, and I run start-ups on top of my 9–6. I think, write to spread ideas that work.

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