Chat With Us

Communication for Consultants

Communication for Consultants

by Rita Owens

From the moment of their first client engagement, consultants in all fields face communication opportunities and challenges. No matter what their focus may be—professional services, accounting, technology, operations, human resources, manufacturing, or marketing—consultants drive change. That change, from its initial definition through its development and deployment, must be precisely communicated to a variety of audiences and through a variety of mediums. Most business communication books do a good job leading professional writers and presenters through the basics of audience, organization, formatting, and mechanics. But, only few focus on a specific business role, such as that of a consultant, and give guidance for communicating during all stages of a project. This book guides a current or would-be consultant through the various phases of a typical engagement and gives practical advice and direction on written and oral communication throughout a project.

Rita Owens

Senior Lecturer, Carroll School of Management

View sample pages

Find this item

For further information about research in this area please visit the Subject Librarian portal.

Recent Highlights

The Art of Anatheism
Edited by Richard Kearney & Matthew Clemente
Grand Challenges for Social Work and Society
Edited by Rowena Fong & James Lubben & Richard Barth
The Technology Fallacy: How People Are the Real Key to Digital Transformation
by Gerald C. Kane & Anh Nguyen Phillips, Jonathan R. Copulsky, & Garth R. Andrus
Various Articles
by Joseph F. Quinn, Ph.D
A Lily Blooms in Winter
by Alston Conley
The History and Philosophy of Science: A Reader
by Daniel McKaughan & Holly VandeWall