Everyone has heard the term consultant, but few people understand what consultants actually do (and conversely, what they don’t do). Robert Taylor is a former public adjuster turned consultant from Sanger, California. He provides his expertise on the subject of the responsibilities that consultants do and don’t take on.
Do: Offer Strategic Advice
According to former public adjuster Robert Taylor, consultants are first and foremost known for offering strategic advice to businesses. Businesses who are struggling will often hire a consultant to tackle specific problems within the company. It is then the job of the consultant to problem-solve and come…
When a business is struggling, they might consider hiring a third party to help. This is when you’ll hear the term consultant and advisor thrown around. However, many people fail to distinguish between the two and there are major differences that need to be considered before one is hired over the other.
Robert Taylor is a former public adjuster and current consultant based in Sanger, California. He provides his insight into the topic of consulting versus advising, explaining the distinct roles and responsibilities of each position.
Advisors Preemptively Address Problems
According to former public adjuster Robert Taylor, one of the…
There’s more to consulting than pointing out the mistakes people make and giving them advice. It’s more of a collaborative effort that aims at finding problems, diagnosing them, and providing practical solutions to the managers. But it doesn’t stop there. A good consultant doesn’t just give advice — they also help the management implement these proposed solutions and changes.
It’s no secret that consultants are high performers. This is especially true of the experienced consultants who have been in the business for many years. If you ask any one of them about the secret to their success, you might get different answers. That’s because there’s more to being a successful consultant than meets the eye.
Robert K Taylor is a former public adjuster turned consultant from Sanger, California. …
Robert K Taylor is a former public adjuster turned consultant from Sanger, California