The Craft of Consulting podcast helps accomplished professionals become successful, in-demand consultants while creating the lives they want. The show features consultants sharing their expertise and insights about how to be a successful, in-demand consultants; clients revealing what want--and don't want---from consultants; and the host, Deb Zahn, talking about topics that can help you succeed faster and balance your life.
Bringing Your Hospitality and Full Self to Your Consulting Business
Consultant Christopher Talley shares how he applies his background in hospitality and customer service to his consulting bsuiness and as he helps other consultants. He also shares how being your full self can create business success.
Cultivating Client Experience and Disrupting Norms
Consultant Noah Fleming shares his powerful principle of ensuring that every touchpoint you have with clients is meaningful, memorable, and personal as well as knowing when to break norms to get better outcomes.
Pearls of Wisdom for Your Consulting Business and Life
Consultant Arnold Salazar shares his core principles and guidance for creating a consulting business that feeds both your bank account and soul.
Cultivating a Culture of Success
Consulting firm COO and culture expert Kerry Wekelo shares the strategies Actualize Consulting uses to cultivate a culture that supports the firm's business and people and how that work contributes to everyone's success.
Deciding on a Pricing Model for Your Consulting Services
Host Deb Zahn shares critical strategies and techniques for avoiding mindset traps that lead to underpricing yourself and what to consider which choosing pricing models for your consulting business.
What the Top 1% of Consulting Income Earners Do
Consulting coach Bryan McDonald shares what sets the top earning consultants apart from those struggling to get income in the door and gets clients and prospects to more readily accept their offers.
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A wonderful resource!
As I’ve worked to establish a consulting practice, a friend referred me to this podcast and I’m so glad I found it. It has been a great resource for me as a new consultant. Deb’s discussions with her guests are so informative and I’ve appreciated the breadth of topics she covers. I highly recommend this podcast to anyone looking to start their own practice or who just wants to up their consulting game.
Everything you ever wanted to know about consulting, but were afraid to ask!
As a new consultant, I have finally found the go-to resource to help me get oriented to this new role. The nitty gritty aspects of consulting are covered in these brief and engaging and creative interviews. Each listen provides ideas, insights and inspiration for growing my practice. It’s a much needed and must have resource!
Insightful, helpful, applicable
I’ve been a consultant for a long time, and now help new consultants as they are getting started. The Craft of Consulting podcasts provide incredibly helpful information and insights about what it actually takes to do the work of consulting and do it well. Even after more than a decade as a consultant, I learn so much from listening, and I’ve used her strategies in my day to day work.