Leap into HR Consulting by Sarah Hamilton-Gill
How to move successfully from Corporate to HR Consulting?
A personal message from the author:
This book is for you if you are contemplating going into consulting having had a career in human resources or people related disciplines.
You might be an HR manager, director, or work in people management in its broadest sense. It doesn’t matter if you work in the public sector, private, or a charity, what matters is that you want to take control of your own destiny and enjoy the freedom and rewards that your new career will bring.
Leap into HR Consulting will help you to recognise that you have the necessary experience to make this move, even if there is an element of self-doubt creeping in.
— Sarah Hamilton-Gill
The world of work has changed forever. With Covid-19, Brexit and new working patterns, HR professionals are encountering increased uncertainty in the workplace. The upside of this is that many have realised that they no longer need to leave their future in the hands of others. Many HR professionals that are leaving the corporate world behind to gain flexibility, freedom, and more control.
But without guidance, the transition into consulting is rarely straightforward. You may be excited but held back by fears or concerns about how to do this or overwhelmed with too much information and conflicting advice.
That's why I've written this book. A must-have for HR Consultants, this is a practical, step-by-step guide with tangible insider tips, knowledge, and the 5 C's methodology. It is designed to guide you in setting up, launching, and running your HR Consultancy business.
You'll learn about:
- How to identify what is important to you, staying true to your values and beliefs
- Your ideal clients and how to define your niche
- Practical tips on how to market your business and gain clients
- Collaborations and Income Growth Strategies
- Smarter working
As a Consultant with 26 years of experience in Consulting, Sarah Hamilton-Gill FCIPD presents an honest, personal, and often witty approach to the highs and lows of consulting. Offering concrete advice alongside openly sharing the brutal truths of when things didn't go to plan, Sarah has helped countless consultants navigate the hurdles of early success and built her own business from her spare room to a 7-figure turnover.
The book comes with access to downloadable templates that will keep you up to date and allow you to revisit any of the exercises that you have completed in the book.