by Peter Parkes

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Project Management

Whether you are using consultants or not, you are more likely to have a favourable outcome if you are using some basic understanding of project management to manage your particular project.

Risk Management

You should be using consultants to reduce your risk. Are you using risk management effectively?

Performance Management

Whether you internally resource your project or bring in specialists, you need to manage their performance.


There are many books on consulting, but none on how to procure consultants. In 2006 Management Consultancies Association celebrated its 50th anniversary, so a number of articles and guides were produced (without proper reference or ISBN numbers). Visit their website at


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