Top 4 Reasons Your Company Should Hire a Consultant

Consultants are typically held in high regard, flaunted around the office by someone with a smile that says “That’s right. I’ve brought in the heavy hitters.” Now, while this occurrence is often met with doubt, snide remarks and disapproval there are a few core opportunities to introduce consulting to your businesses.

1.    Expertise
Consultants are typically […]

Case Study Tuesdays: GAF Finds Success with HourlyNerd

Business Profile: Founded in 1886, GAF has become North America’s largest manufacturer of commercial and residential roofing.

Problem: GAF was looking for someone to take a training presentation that was developed in PowerPoint, which contained navigation, videos, downloadable documents and audio clips, and turn it into a web page.

HourlyNerd Solution: GAF selected a MBA alumnus […]

HourlyNerd Hires Ari Sussman as VP of Product Development

BOSTON, August 21, 2014 – Ari Sussman has been named Vice President of Product Development at HourlyNerd, an online talent marketplace that connects businesses ranging from start-ups to Fortune 50 companies, with MBA students and alumni, providing them with top tier consultant services at a fraction of the cost of traditional firms.

In his new role, […]

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    Your Top 5 Fears About Hiring Consultants – And How to Overcome Them

Your Top 5 Fears About Hiring Consultants – And How to Overcome Them

The benefits of hiring consultants for your business are well known—they offer fresh ideas, an unbiased, outside perspective, and have a results-oriented focus. Although many are aware of the benefits consultants bring, many balk at the idea of hiring a consultant for their own business, even though they would benefit from the expertise immensely. […]

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    Case Study Tuesdays: LEAPS Trading Finds Success with HourlyNerd

Case Study Tuesdays: LEAPS Trading Finds Success with HourlyNerd

Business Profile: LEAPS Trading offers accounting services to entrepreneurs nationwide.

Problem: LEAPS Trading was looking for a material write-up to submit to potential investors.

HourlyNerd Solution: LEAPS Trading selected an alumnus of the Marshall School of Business with professional background in real estate finance and capital investment. The Nerd delivered a write-up that was both professional […]

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    Case Study Tuesdays: US Medical IT Finds Success with HourlyNerd

Case Study Tuesdays: US Medical IT Finds Success with HourlyNerd

Business Profile: US Medical IT is a Dallas-based healthcare technology service provider servicing medical practitioners in secure cloud computing, telemedicine and regulatory compliance consultation.

Problem: US Medical IT was looking for an analyst with industry experience in healthcare technology to complete a competitive analysis of the current telemedicine landscape. Specifically the company was looking for […]

5 Things Our Best Customers Do

Why would I outsource, when it’s probably expensive, sluggish and we have people internally that could do this project? Sound familiar?

Our customers come from all over the world and range from SMB to Fortune 10 clients. Regardless of industry, job function or specific project need all of our customers have one thing in common; […]

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    CEO Rob Biederman featured on EvanCarmichael.com — “Caring Isn’t Optional: 4 Ways to Start Leading a Care-worthy Startup”

CEO Rob Biederman featured on EvanCarmichael.com — “Caring Isn’t Optional: 4 Ways to Start Leading a Care-worthy Startup”

 

From Entreprenuership.com

How do you let your employees know you care about them? Positive reinforcement can be the key to reaching new heights with your business, but it can be difficult to find that perfect means of motivation.

Employees who feel challenged and connected to a business develop pride that leads to a boost in productivity. […]

The Evolution of Modern Day Consulting

Consulting’s Roots in the Industrial Revolution

Consultants have always believed in finding the most efficient way to do something. Around the 20th century, the first consultants believed there was one best way to shovel all materials, so they went down to the coal yards and started shoveling coal with the rest of the factory men. […]

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    Case Study Tuesdays: Maximum Performance Yoga Finds Success with HourlyNerd

Case Study Tuesdays: Maximum Performance Yoga Finds Success with HourlyNerd

Business Profile: Maximum Performance Yoga is a specialized team-training program that combines the endurance and core strength of plyometric with the focus and flexibility of yoga.

Problem: Maximum Performance Yoga was ready to take the next step in the investment process and came to HourlyNerd seeking a formal business plan.

HourlyNerd Solution: Nathan Friedkin, Founder of […]