Customized Strategic Advising is often commingled with consulting. The two services are not the same. Below you’ll find FAQ’s and the corresponding answers.
Q1. What is the difference between consulting and advising?
A1. Consulting is typically considered a process to help a company uncover a specific problem and arrive at a solution. Advising is a longer-term relationship. The Advisor helps uncover problems, directs their clients on where to go for help and holds the clients accountable throughout the process.
Q2. How do I become a Strategic Advising Client?
A2. There is a multi-step client selection process.
Q3. What happens if I apply and do not qualify as a client?
A3. If you are not accepted as a client you will be given one re-apply opportunity.
Q4. If selected as a client, can my company’s leadership and staff participate in group Strategic Advising sessions?
A4. No, to achieve the best results Customized Strategic Advising sessions are conducted with selected clients virtually, one-to-one.
Q5. Once selected as a client, are there limits to the number of sessions a client can have?
A5. Yes, selected clients can have no more than 3-sessions in a 30-day time-frame due to our “lock-out” policy.
Q6. What is the “lock out” policy?
A6. To ensure we’re providing “customized advice,” we advise a select number of clients per industry, per-month. Once we’ve reached the maximum number within an industry, clients are placed on our “waitlist,” until there is an industry opening.
Q7. Can I be terminated as a client?
A7. Yes, after being selected as a client you’ll be provided with the client termination guidelines.
To review the list of qualifying industries CLICK HERE.