People are realizing that the skills they have can be used to power their dreams through expertise consulting. There are a lot of different options when it comes to consulting, securing income and growth hack.
- Get a job in a high growth industry. This is where the ‘real’ money and the opportunities are. When you're in a fast growth industry (or company), the tide is rising.
- Work for the best and most recognizable company you can work for. This gives you instant credibility. Starting as an intern at a recognizable company will get you opportunities right away.
- Become an expert. Pick an area within your industry and learn it inside and out. Start writing answers on the topic in Quora, start a blog on the topic, network with other experts. You'll find pretty quickly that this type of knowledge and expertise will lead to a huge array of options.
- Create multiple income streams. Start writing, consulting, tutoring, fixing things, just get busy with a second source of income. You'll see that a job, tutoring on the side, can lead to starting your own tutoring company on the side. Your marketing consulting job can lead to writing Amazon books on marketing.