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BUSINESS CONSULTING: A Guide to How It Works and How to Make It Work

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BUSINESS CONSULTING: A Guide to How It Works and How to Make It Work

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Recent Books BUSINESS CONSULTING A guide to how it works and how to make it work by Gilbert Toppin and Fiona Czerniawska Profile Books Limited ISBN 186197 702 6 RRP £20.00

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GILBERT Toppin is a highly successful independent consultant, who has held a succession of senior roles, including a spell at Deloitte Consulting. Fiona Czerniawska is one of the world's leading experts on the consulting industry. She is the Director of the UK Management Consultancies Associations Think Tank and has authored many books on consulting.

The book discusses how the role of consultancy has changed in recent times, and is divided into six sections:

* Business consulting today.

* The client world.

* The consulting world.

* The worlds connect.

* Routes to success.

* A blueprint for the future.

Theclimate of the consultancy world is changing and one of the questions addressed is how the profession can survive in this new situation. As yet there are no regulatory standards, and the authors suggest that, if consultancy is to be taken more seriously, there should be professional parameters, with consultants taking more responsibility for the advice they give to clients. …

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