Mastering The Fundamentals Of Consulting Business Development With Jim Barnish Jr.: Podcast #143
Building a successful consulting business may seem tricky for many, but that shouldn't be the case. Most of the time, what lies behind achieving that goal can be as simple as having a good understanding of the fundamentals. With the right things in place and focusing on the right areas at the right time with the right people, success could never be far off. Sharing his wisdom and experience on business development, Jim Barnish Jr., managing partner at Morgan Hill Partners, joins Michael Zipursky in today's show. From working with growth-stage companies to help them grow exponentially, Jim takes us back to the fundamentals that drive the development process towards creating a better business. He tells us about his approach to structuring deals with clients, from the crawl stage and walk stage to the run stage, and marketing and lead generation. Though basic in theory, it helps to remember that the actual process of building a successful business may still be difficult. That is why you also need to have that drive to continue against it all. Don't miss out on Jim's insights and advice in this episode.