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Episode 29: How To Create Income Through Consulting: It's Not What You Think

Did you know that one of the last industries to be interrupted by technology is consulting? It’s a 450 BILLION DOLLAR industry, and there are huge opportunities for you.

Today on the show, we’re excited to share a great conversation we had with Jonathan Dison, a consultant, entrepreneur and author who talks about the changing world of consulting and how YOU can get started in it. Jonathan helps us understand what consulting really is, and the potential it has to give you more freedom, money or flexibility in your job.

Jonathan’s firm Lightrock Consulting has has received multiple awards for project excellence, and his firm has been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in Houston for four years in a row. His work has been cited in publications such as Bloomberg, Business Week, NPR and more.

Jonathan’s new book, “The Consulting Economy: How to Manage Your Career in the Coming Workforce Revolution” has just released, and you can get a free download of the book when you sign up for Jonathan's technology venture: BenchWatch. You'll want to listen to the show to better understand how you can take advantage of this workforce revolution, and then sign up for BenchWatch to download your free copy of his new book!