(10) Your Consulting Practice: Ready, Set, Go!

Session Number: 10
Track: Professional Development Workshops
Session Type: Professional Development Workshops
Workshop Lead Presenter: Gail Vallance Barrington, PhD, FCMC, CE [President - Barrington Research Group, Inc.]
Other Workshop Presenter: Matt Feldmann [Principal Researcher & Owner - Goshen Education Consulting, Inc.]
Other Workshop Presenter: Laura Keene [Owner & Principal - Keene Insights]
Time: Oct 25, 2016 (09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Room: M103

Audience Level: Beginner

Session Abstract: 

As a program evaluator, are you thinking about going out on your own? For many, this is an exciting but intimidating prospect. This workshop, fully revised for 2016, will reveal the simple but essential design and start-up skills needed for success. Gail is joined this year by two young independent consultants, Matt Feldman and Laura Keene, and they will add their recent experiences to her longer-term lessons from the field. Along with management consulting and small business strategies, valuable samples, worksheets, insider tips, and trade secrets will be shared. attendees will identify and address the unique issues they face and will have an opportunity to prepare an action plan. Do you have what it takes? This lively workshop will help attendees find out and will provide what is needed to face the challenges ahead.