“In the new world of work, independent consultants move more freely among and within organizations, spending their time on temporary assignments. They enjoy the independence to chart their own course, focusing on the type of work they care about, and where and when they want to work.
“But how does an independent consultant really thrive in today’s gig economy?”
Here are nine strategies for independent consultants from M Squared Consulting, a pioneer in the growing “flexible workforce” industry. Successful consultants are already practicing these techniques, but it’s helpful to be reminded about cultivating niche expertise and building your own strong brand.