How to Manage the On-Demand Workforce

Talent on-demand increasingly is an important component of workforce planning. The speed at which business moves today, coupled with the frequent need for specialized expertise, is leading more executives to pair independent consultants to business-critical tasks. The approach is cost-effective, flexible and allows companies to precisely match talent to specific, well-defined needs. However, effectively managing…

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IQ Workforce Interview With Dave Traugott

This podcast interview is with Dave Traugott, an independent consultant and former McKinsey Engagement Manager.  We ask Dave about his experience as an independent consultant and advisor to CEO’s.  If you are thinking of becoming an independent consultant / interim executive there is some helpful, practical information in this interview.

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Think Hiring a McKinsey Consultant is Only for the Fortune 500? Think Again!

  The top tier management consulting firms like McKinsey, BCG and Bain, among others do great work. These firms have smart, talented consultants and tried and tested methodologies, frameworks and processes that allow them to deliver consistently good work that delivers results for their clients. Yes, we’ve all heard the jokes and negatives about consultants,…

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