5 Reasons Why Businesses Hire Consultants

Consultants can be the solution to a wide range of business-related issues, whether you need insight for your organization or simply want to delegate a project into capable hands. But how do you recognize when hiring a consultant will really benefit your … Read More

Consulting Snapshot: HR Consultant

This post is the last installment of our Consultants Series which has looked at Energy, Biotech, and IT consultants. HR Consulting Human resources consultants provide services and advice to businesses of all sizes. While some HR consultants provide help with … Read More

6 Must-Have Online Tools for Market Research

Whether launching a new product, testing the waters in a different market, or opening a new location, market research is essential. The following free online tools can help you conduct market research so you can increase the chances that you will succeed in … Read More

6 Marketing Plan Mistakes You’ll Want to Avoid

Developing an effective marketing plan is an important step in growing your business. After all, you want to get as many people talking about your products or services as possible. Because it's helpful to be aware of the potential pitfalls associated with … Read More

5 Best Business Podcasts of 2016

Podcasts have gained momentum across many industries during the past decade, according to Infinite Dial 2016, a study of digital media from Edison Research and Triton Digital. Since 2013, monthly podcast listenership grew 75% with a 23% increase in the last … Read More

5 Benefits Freelance Consultants Bring to the Table

Hiring a consultant is an effective strategy for handling both short-term and long-term company needs. Whether you want specialized assistance on a project or just need an expert opinion on an office issue, there are professional consultants in virtually every … Read More

Understanding Venture Capital Investments

Approximately $58.8 billion was deployed through venture capital in 2015, according to the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA). Here are ten of the most common questions about seeking and obtaining venture capital. #1: Who are venture … Read More

5 Tips for Creating Successful Market Research Surveys

Writing survey questions can be tricky. You may know what data you want to collect, but if the questions aren't written well, your respondents will end up confused. They may submit invalid responses or abandon the survey altogether. Here are five tips for … Read More

Get the Most Relevant Projects, Phone Consults and Jobs by Updating Your Profile

Part of becoming an Expert on Zintro is creating a profile that shows Clients your experience and qualifications. It's important to complete your profile and keep it updated. In fact, optimizing your Expert Profile will have a significant impact on the number … Read More

Success Story: John Daller

For the past 12 years, Zintro expert John Daller, MD, PhD, FACS has led Daller Consulting, specializing in the areas of medical-legal review, due diligence and scientific evaluations, and utilization review. As Chief Medical Officer of Concordia Valsource, … Read More

You’ve Hesitated to Hire a Consultant. Here’s Why You Should Do it Today!

You've heard the benefits of hiring a consultant: -Consultants are specialized experts -Hiring a consultant is less expensive than hiring a full-time employee -You can hire consultants as needed Yet, you still haven't hired a consultant for your … Read More

5 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Consultant Today

More businesses are hiring consultants than ever before. Fortunately, there is no shortage of consultants in the U.S. In fact, currently there are more than 600,000 management consultants in the country and the number is projected to grow 14 percent by 2024, … Read More

Success Story: Naomi Cooper

Zintro expert Naomi Cooper is a digital media insights and reporting expert with more than 16 years of experience in the integrated market. She recently shared her experiences working as a consultant on the Zintro platform. "I have heavily concentrated in … Read More

Success Story: Brandon Coe

Zintro expert Brandon Coe is a Retail Operations and Workforce Specialist. He  shared details about his experience working as a consultant on the Zintro platform. Recently, he found he was able to help a  client by combining his knowledge of workforce … Read More

Success Story: Larry Rosenblatt

Zintro expert Larry Rosenblatt has worked in the energy field for over 35 years. Before his retirement in 2009, he developed a strong background in areas such as Oil And Gas, Management, Projects, and Marketing and held several VP positions at ExxonMobil and … Read More

How to Monetize Your Network as a Consultant

There's no question, getting referred to a client by another consultant feels great. It costs you nothing, yet provides a high closing rate in comparison to leads you get through inbound or outbound marketing channels. For the client, a referral is a solution … Read More

Consulting Snapshot: IT Consultant

  Consultants provide professional expertise on a temporary basis. This week we continue our series, during which we have discussed Energy and Biotech Consultants. Now let's take a look at the work performed by IT consultants. IT … Read More

Consulting Snapshot: Biotech Consultant

As we discussed last week, there are many benefits to hiring a consultant. Not only do you receive professional expertise, but you don't have to train or pay a full-time employee. In this series, we will take a look at different types of consultants. Last … Read More

Consulting Snapshot: Hiring an Energy Consultant

There are many benefits to hiring a consultant. First, you receive professional expertise without having to pay a full-time employee. Secondly, consultants don't require training. Finally, you have the peace of mind that the consultant is someone who monitors … Read More

FAQs About Hiring and Working With Consultants

Consultants are paid to share their expertise with businesses so they can solve problems and attain goals. But sometimes it's difficult to recognize if you need a consultant for your business. Here are some FAQs about hiring and working with consultants. 1. … Read More

Why Should You Hire a Market Research Consultant?

Do you want to increase sales and cut costs for your business? Do you need to improve your marketing strategies? Are you even marketing to your target population? Businesses must invest time, money, and energy to determine the most effective strategies to … Read More

How Recruiters Can Create a Strong Social Media Presence — And Why It’s Important

There's no question-- social media allows recruiters to engage candidates. In fact, a recent recruitment survey found 92 percent of recruiters use social media as a tool. If you're not using social media to expand your talent pool, it's time to get started. … Read More

7 Must-Read Books for Recruiters

Whether you are new to recruiting or have years under your belt, you will want to check out the following books packed with useful advice. The Professional Recruiter's Handbook: Delivering Excellence in Recruitment Practice – Jane Newell Brown and Ann … Read More

How to Vet a Consultant for Your Next Project

For many small businesses, there comes a time when the best way to find talent is to hire a consultant. But how do you know the person you hire is someone with the knowledge and expertise to help your business succeed? Here are five ways to vet a consultant … Read More