The Barefoot Group

Let‘s Fix Consulting
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JAMES CAROLIN
Sage on the stage or guide on the side?
November 8, 2012 | 1 Comment(s) | Leave a Comment

Is it your job to tell or ask? The consulting world is split down the middle on this question: should you be the all knowing provider of “right” answers, or help others find the answer that is right for them??   The root of the word consultant is derived from the medieval term for a […]


Consulting: A Cult of Personality?
October 30, 2012 | 0 Comment(s) | Leave a Comment

So you want to be a good consultant? Maybe even a great one? This post looks at what makes a good consultant. It’s a question that is addressed in the media primarily through the lens of what makes people buy consulting services… if you’re looking to start up a consulting business, there are certainly plenty of people […]


Calling all Consultants!!
October 17, 2012 | 2 Comment(s) | Leave a Comment

This blog has been set up for one simple reason: the business consulting industry is broken. An industry that exists to provide value adding advisory services and help clients create value seldom does this and often does the opposite. We want to change this. We want to create a global community of consultants that not […]


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