How to conduct market research during consulting projects

The most important piece of advice to all management consultants was given by Dr. House in the famous TV show: Yes. Everybody lies. They do it to save their position or to seem in control. Quite often they simply don’t know. If you want to be a true badass consultant you cannot let lies slow …

Top Management Consulting Techniques, Tools and Frameworks

Management Consultants are not born smart and almighty. They dress to look that way but most of their “magic powers” come from the application of simple techniques, frameworks, and tools. Do you want to master those “magic” tricks and be as smart as them? If the answer is YES, then let’s spend the next 20 …

Essential Lean Manufacturing Techniques every Badass Consultant should know

Lean Manufacturing techniques are extremely powerful not only for production but for all areas in the firm.  It is also not only limited to production-based businesses. Over the last 10 years, I have seen the very same principles being applied to startups (lean startups, lean analytics, scaling lean), services (optimizing costs and service level), project …