How to Engage a Consultant

Engaging or hiring a consultant can be a difficult task for a client who lacks experience in this arena and does not know how best to go about  the process: defining  requirements of  the consultancy, determining suitable consultants  to meet  those requirements, selecting a preferred  firm  to carry out  the work, and ultimately ensuring  that a satisfactory product  is provided  at  a  reasonable  price.  The  following  guidelines  have  therefore  been  prepared  to  assist  clients  in  this process;