Giving structure to your consultancy project

Each consultancy project, whether it’s a short or a long term piece of work, moves through several phases: there is a shape to the process.

If a consultancy project goes wrong, it can most often be attributed to a consultant mishandling one or more of these phases. It’s not a linear journey, though – you need to keep an eye on these key stages throughout your engagement with the work, and may at any point need to ‘refresh’ them.

We’ve put together a short slideshare presentation on the framework and styles underpinning a typical consultancy project:


To get a chance of practising the 4 key consultancy styles, and how they are experienced as a client, find out more about the Leaders Lab Consultancy Skills Programme.